Meiko Locksley is the son of University of New Mexico Lobo
football coach Mike Locskely who was hired earlier this year to lead
Meiko accompanied his family to Albuquerque leaving Centennial High in
Champaign, Ill where he tossed for 961 yards and 7 touchdowns and
touchdowns on the ground.
at Centenial High
So as his junior season was starting you would think that Meiko might be a little upset… Not at all, he did say in our interview that it was a transition but that his teammates (La Cueva HS, Albuquerque NM) have brought me in and made me feel like one of them, "said Locksley. "I'm real comfortable here."
Now on the recruiting front Locksley hasn't slipped through the cracks as he currently holds two offers. New Mexico State offered last month and Meiko has also received an offer to play for the University of New Mexico. Locksley also said that he is starting to receive interest from Arizona, Maryland and Northern Illinois, so this summer is going to be one that Meiko will be checking out some camps and continue to get his name out there.
course one of the camps he will be checking out is the University of
Mexico's. I asked Meiko how hard it was to have a father that was a D-I
and well… Let me just put the interview up and you can listen to it!