[Premium article] Gene's Page interviewed Caledonia HS tight end Dezmond Sherrod (6-3, 221, 4.8) on June 23rd. Dezmond is considered one of the top tight ends in Mississippi this year."> [Premium article] Gene's Page interviewed Caledonia HS tight end Dezmond Sherrod (6-3, 221, 4.8) on June 23rd. Dezmond is considered one of the top tight ends in Mississippi this year.">

Caledonia HS TE Dezmond Sherrod

<img src="http://www.genespage.com/images/highschool/football/2003/dezmondsherrod.jpg" align="left" width="120" height="160"> [Premium article] Gene's Page interviewed Caledonia HS tight end Dezmond Sherrod (6-3, 221, 4.8) on June 23rd. Dezmond is considered one of the top tight ends in Mississippi this year.

Dezmond, I'm calling to get a quick recruiting update. Do you have time to talk with me?
"Sure."

Do you know what colleges came in to your school during the May evaluation period?
"Mississippi Valley, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Alabama, West Virginia, Southern Miss and Marshall. I think that is it."

Who colleges called you during May?
"Marshall, West Virginia, (Mississippi) State, Ole Miss, Southern Miss. I think that might be it."

Did it surprise you that you received so many calls during May?
"It did. I wasn't expecting it."

Have you received any official scholarship offers from any of the schools?
"Marshall sent me (an offer in) a letter. My coach said that West Virginia offered me, but I haven't seen the letter."

Have you gone to any college camps this summer?
"Yes, I went to the Alabama camp."

Are you going to attend any other camps?
"I am going to the State camp in July."

What schools are you most interested in at the moment?
"Alabama, Mississippi State, Southern Miss, Ole Miss. Those are the main ones."

Do you have a leader among those?
"Yeah, I guess it is a tie between State and Alabama."

Have you enjoyed the recruiting process so far?
"Oh yes."

That should about do it, Dezmond. I appreciate you taking the time to talk to me. Bye, bye.
"Alright. Bye."


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