Big Dawg: 2017 Ronald Ladd

Big Dawg: Rosa Fort (Tunica, MS) High School class of 2017 middle linebacker Ronald Ladd talks about his experience at the Big Dawg Camp.

  • Name: Ronald Ladd
  • Classification: 2017
  • High School: Rosa Fort (Tunica, MS) High School
  • Position: Middle Linebacker
  • HT: WT: 6-foot-2, 200
  • Ranking: NR
  • Schools of Interest: Mississippi State

  • What are your thoughts about Big Dawg Camp?
    "I like the camp. I liked the foundation they are trying to build with you at the camp. I learned about more techniques, things like that."

    What specially did you learn?
    "I learned how to drop back into better coverages."

    When did you find out that you were going to be coming to Big Dawg Camp?
    "I found out about two weeks ago. When I found out that I was invited to Big Dawg Camp I made sure I worked out hard all the way up to it."

    How do you think you did during the camp?
    "I think I did very well."

    You are being recruited by Coach Deshea Townsend. After the camp was over, what did he say he liked about you?
    "He said that I did very well. He said there were a couple of things that I need to work on. He also said I should get better and better as the year goes on."

    What colleges have offered you?
    "Just Mississippi State."

    What are your thoughts about Mississippi State?
    "I love the foundation they have. And I want to be an in-state player who follows the paths of (former Mississippi State player) Benardrick (McKinney) and (current Mississippi State player) Brandon (Bryant)."

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