Inside Carolina caught up with Shrine Bowl participant Troy Williamson. Name of the game for Troy is speed. Troy plans to run track as well as participate in football.
HS: Silver Bluffs
Hometown: Aiken, SC
Position: Wide Receiver
Favorites: Auburn, South Carolina, Clemson, Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee
Offers: Has approximately 10 offers. All favorites have offered.
Inside Carolina: Troy, have you been on any visits so far?
Troy Williamson: No sir, not yet.
IC: Do you plan to visit North Carolina?
Williamson: I had planned to take an unofficial visit to come see a game but I haven't been able to make it. I will probably schedule an official visit there.
IC: What is important to you in choosing a school?
Williamson: I don't want to go to far from home and academics are also important.
IC: What do you plan to major in?
Williamson: Business Management.
IC: Who is recruiting you from North Carolina?
Williamson: Coach Caldwell.
IC: Have you met Coach Caldwell?
Williamson: Yes, he came to visit my HS in the spring.
IC: What do you like about North Carolina?
Williamson: Their academics are good. They seem to have a very good coaching staff. Their track program seems to be pretty good too. I would like to participate in track in college as well.
IC: What events do you compete in?
Williamson: 100m, 200m, 4 x100m.
IC: What is your best event?
Williamson: I'd say the 200m.
IC: What is your time for the 100m?
Williamson: 10.5 secs.
IC: Did you have a favorite school growing up?
Williamson: No, not really.
IC: What do you like about Clemson?
Williamson: Pretty much the same as North Carolina.
IC: How about South Carolina?
Williamson: The same except they are only 45 minutes from my house.
IC: How far is too far from home? Is Chapel Hill too far away?
Williamson: No, that is not too far away.
IC: Does your family have a preference where you play?
Williamson: My mom likes TN but she would go along with whatever I want.
IC: Anything surprise you about recruiting?
Williamson: Not really. My coach had talked to me about what it was going to be like.
IC: Have you scheduled any visits yet?
Williamson: I am going to the Clemson/Carolina game (South Carolina).