"I about 6-5, 315 now."
Do you play offensive tackle or guard?
"I play left tackle."
Do you play any defense?
"The coach said I might play some defense this year, although it won't be much. Mostly, I will play O-line."
What are your strengths as a football player? What do you feel you are really good at?
"Pass-blocking. I think I can move my feet well."
What areas do you feel you need to improve?
"Coming off the ball."
Sometimes coaches grade their offensive linemen and also keep a record of pancake blocks. Did your coach do that last season?
"I know that I had over 100 pancakes, probably 101 to 102."
Do you have any personal goals as a player?
"I want to get stronger and quicker."
Do you have any team goals for next season?
"I want to win a state championship and go undefeated."
Did you lose many seniors from your team?
"We lost one pretty good middle linebacker. He was quick and knew where the ball was everytime. He had 127 tackles."
Did you win any honors last season?
"I earned (The Tupelo) Daily-Journal All-Area and made the Super 24 team in our region, 1-2A. I also was named the best offensive lineman in our region. I also made the MAC All-State first team."
You are also a pretty good power-lifter. How are you doing in that this spring?
"I go to the State Power-Lifting Meet April 12 in Pearl, Mississippi. I am going in as the number one seed in the state in 2A."
What are your lift numbers?
"On the bench I did 350 last time, but they didn't count it because they said I didn't pause long enough on my chest. I did 480 in the squat and 550 in the deadlift. I feel that I can get close to 540 in the squat because we maxed out the last couple of days and I lifted that amount. I've maxed out at 360 in the bench. I'm working on getting that 400 on the bench."
What football camps did you attend last summer?
"State and Ole Miss."
Have you made plans to attend any camps this spring and summer?
"State and Ole Miss. Auburn called the school yesterday about me. I might go there. I am also going to the Nike Camp on April 27th."
Did you attend any college football games last season?
"I went to Mississippi State a few times. I also went to Alabama one time when they played State and I went to a couple of Ole Miss games."
Did you attend any Junior Days this spring?
"No sir, everytime I had a chance to go I didn't have a way to go."
Did your parents attend college?
What schools are sending you letters?
"State, Ole Miss, Auburn, Southern Miss, Illinois, Colorado, South Carolina, Alabama. I guess that is about it."
What schools are you most interested in at this time?
"I like the schools in the SEC."
Thanks for your time, Trey.
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