2012 OT Harneet Gill 6'7" 260 St. Charles (MO) Francis Howell committed to the Missouri Tigers a couple of weeks ago, but the athletic offensive lineman had scheduled attending the Nike Sparq combine in Massillon (OH) before that.
Gill, who also stood out at the Elite Football Combine held in St. Louis the previous month, wanted to test his athletic abilities against some of the other top athletes from a different region of the country, and he showed the athleticism that had Mizzou coaches offering him early.
"I just got a Sparq score of 90.93," said Gill in relaying how he tested at the Nike combine in Ohio. "I vertical jumped 33 inches and held the record for the longest power ball toss on the day."
Gill finished 33rd overall in testing out of over 1,200 athletes who showed up on the day. His Sparq score in the 2nd best recorded in the country by an offensive lineman for Nike combines in 2012.
His final testing numbers were 33" vertical, 5.2 forty, 4.8 shuttle and 42.5 in the power ball toss.
"The 33" vertical was very surprising. I still have to work on my technique with the shuttle, but overall I thought I did great. I definitely thought I turned heads with my performance, and that's all I wanted," said Gill.