Class of 2003 - Update on Carlos Washington

Carlos Washington is a hard-hitting safety from Shelby (NC) Crest. During the 2000 season he tallied seven interceptions from his safety spot (as a sophomore). His junior season he grabbed three interceptions as teams threw away from him as much as possible. IC's Mark Ellington managed to get quick update with Washington.

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Carlos Washington is a hard-hitting safety from Shelby (NC) Crest. During the 2000 season he tallied seven interceptions from his safety spot (as a sophomore). His junior season he grabbed three interceptions as teams threw away from him as much as possible. IC's Mark Ellington managed to get quick update with Washington.

VITALS:
Height:
6'1"
Weight:
202
Forty:
 4.5
Tackles:
107
Interceptions:   3
Coach:   Roy Kirby

Offers: UNC

Recruiting: ECU and Wake Forest

Inside Carolina: Carlos, are you planning to attend the UNC camp?
Carlos Washington: Yes sir.

IC: Do you plan to come to the 1-day camp or the 3-day camp?
Washington: I think the 3-day camp.

IC: Who has offered you up to this point?
Washington: UNC is my only offer so far.

IC: Whom else do you like?
Washington: I am also looking at Wake and ECU.

IC: Would you say that UNC is your favorite right now?
Washington: Yes sir, UNC is still my favorite.

IC: Do you want to commit before the season starts, during the season, or after the season?
Washington: I will probably wait until after the season.

IC: Thanks for talking with us Carlos. We'll talk again after camp.

****** Interview from May 6, 2002 *******

Inside Carolina: Carlos, thank you for taking time to talk with us. Did you have a favorite school growing up?
Carlos Washington: Yes sir, UNC has always been my favorite school.

IC: Does your family have a favorite as far as where you attend college?
Washington: I think they just want me to go to college. Although Carolina is my dad's favorite.

IC: Do you have any idea about what you would like to major in?
Washington: I am not really sure yet.

IC: When do you think you might decide?
Washington: I have a whole year yet so I haven't really started to think seriously about it.

IC: Have you ever been to Chapel Hill?
Washington: Yes, My Dad and I drove up last month.

IC: Did you get to meet any of the coaches?
Washington: I met Coach Powell while I was there.

IC: Did you and Coach Powell get along ok?
Washington: We got along great. I love Coach Powell.

IC: Have you spoken with Coach Bunting?
Washington: I've spoken to him over the phone,

IC: What did he have to say to you?
Washington: He said that he really wanted me to come to camp this summer.

IC: Do you plan to camp at UNC this summer?
Washington: Yes, I think so.

IC: Have you met any of the UNC players?
Washington: When we visited last month I met Chesley Borders, Dexter Reid #24 on defense, and Bosley Allen.

IC: Were they friendly towards you?
Washington: Yes, they were very nice.

IC: Chesley Borders is from your old HS isn't he?
Washington: Yes, he is.

IC: What do you like most about playing football?
Washington: I really like playing the game. I especially like the hitting part.

 


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