Signee Spotlight: Jalen Myrick

GopherDigest.com profiles Savannah Christian Prep (Ga.) cornerback Jalen Myrick.

Profile: Jalen Myrick
Size: 5-foot-10, 185 pounds
Hometown: Savannah, Georgia
School: Savannah Christian Prep
Position: Cornerback
Committed: August 5, 2012
Other Offers: Colorado State, Louisiana, Middle Tennessee State

Thoughts on Signing With the Golden Gophers
"I get to finally focus on the next chapter of my life and get to work," said Myrick.

Prep Career Highlights
Myrick led Savannah Christian to a state championship during his junior season, a year in which he had 25 tackles and 14 pass break-ups to go with two picks.

Coach Tracy Claeys' Take
"Jalen Myrick is big, he's 200 pounds. He had great track times in the state of Georgia, so very athletic. We wanted to make sure in this class that we got one true corner and that is him with a lot of strength and size. I think he has more stregnth and size to help us with the big, physical receivers in the Big Ten." High School Highlight Video


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