Meet The Signing Day Class Of 2009

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JOSHUA ADAMS
6-4, 200
Wide Receiver
Cheshire (Conn.) Academy

Enrolled at UNC in January 2009 • Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl • Considered the No. 16 prospect in the country by recruiting analyst Tom Lemming • Ranked the No. 42 wide receiver in the country by Scout.com • Played wide receiver and defensive back in high school • Hauled in 56 catches for 1,131 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior • Had 64 receptions for more than 1,000 yards and nine touchdowns as a junior • Caught 35 passes for 725 yards and six touchdowns and had 75 tackles as a sophomore • Was named the league's player of the year and earned all-state honors • Started seven games as a freshman and caught 18 passes for 350 yards and two touchdowns • Had nine interceptions as a defensive back as a freshman • Played his first three years at Cambridge (Mass.) Rindge & Latin before transferring to Cheshire for this final season • Coached by Paul Gonnella at Cambridge and Dan O'Day at Cheshire Academy • Was named the offensive MVP of the US Army All-American combine after his junior year • Competed in track and basketball • Ran the 100m, 200m, 400m and participated in the high jump and javelin • Son of Susan and Timothy Adams • Born Jan. 5, 1991.

HAWATHA BELL
6-1, 228
Linebacker
Matthews (N.C.) Butler

SuperPrep All-America • Considered the No. 5 player in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer, No. 6 by SuperPrep and No. 9 by Rivals.com • Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Ranked the No. 14 middle linebacker in the country by Scout.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team • Ranked the No. 16 inside linebacker in the country by Rivals.com and the No. 17 ILB by ESPN.com • Member of the Atlanta Journal's Super Southern 100 • Ended his senior season with 86 tackles (39 solo), including 10 for loss and six sacks • Also returned an interception for a touchdown and forced five fumbles • Helped lead Butler to a 12-2 mark and the third round of the state playoffs • Had 100 tackles and one interception as a junior • Coached by Mike Newsome • His cousin, Ryan Houston, plays tailback for North Carolina • Son of April and Hawatha Bell • Born April 22, 1990.

A.J. BLUE
6-2, 205
Athlete
Dallas (N.C.) North Gaston/Hargrave M.A.

Ranked the No. 19 prep school player in the country • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Played running back and quarterback in 2008 at Hargrave Military Academy where he helped lead the team to a 10-1 mark • In 2007, led North Gaston to the 3-A state championship game before falling to Western Alamance • Had 271 all-purpose yards in the championship game, including 192 rushing and 79 passing • Was a dual-threat quarterback during his final two years in high school, amassing 5,077 career yards passing and 4,623 yards rushing • Ran for 2,265 yards and 25 TDs as a senior, while throwing for 1,603 and 17 scores • Ranked the No. 20 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Considered the No. 27 player in North Carolina by Rivals.com • Coached by Bruce Clark at North Gaston and Robert Prunty at Hargrave • Son of Theresa Adams • Born Aug. 24, 1989.

TRAVIS BOND
6-7, 323
Offensive Lineman
Windsor (N.C.) Bertie

Ranked the No. 7 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer and Rivals.com • Rated the No. 17 offensive tackle in the country by ESPN.com • Four-year starter at offensive guard or offensive tackle at Bertie High School• Helped lead team to a 10-4 record as a junior • Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Coached by Antonio Hoggard • Also plays basketball, baseball and participates in track and field • Son of Sarah Outlaw and Charles Bond • Born Dec. 10, 1990.

JHERANIE BOYD
6-2, 184
Wide Receiver
Gastonia (N.C.) Ashbrook

SuperPrep All-America • Played in the Under Armour High School All-America game • Considered the No. 3 player in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer, SuperPrep and Rivals.com • Played on North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Member of recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's All-America team • Ranked the No. 48 player in the country by Rivals.com • Member of the Rivals 100 • Considered one of ESPN.com's top 150 prospects in the country and the No. 6 wide receiver • Member of the Atlanta Journal's Super Southern 100 • Ranked the No. 2 deep threat and No. 4 best after catch by Rivals.com • Also named the country's No. 3 athlete by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's Dream Team • Posted 103 receptions for 1,965 yards and 19 TDs over his last two seasons • Coached by Mike Briggs • All-state track standout who competes in the 100m, 200m and on relay teams • Son of Hope Whitely • His uncle is former Oklahoma tight end Keith Jackson • Born Nov. 16, 1989.

PRIZELL BROWN
6-4, 255
Tight End
Austin (Texas) Connally/Blinn CC

SuperPrep JUCO 100 player • Played at Blinn Community College in Brenham, Texas • Helped lead Blinn to the Southwest Junior College Football Conference title • Blinn was ranked among the top five junior colleges most of 2008, including several weeks as the nation's No. 1 team • Brown caught 15 passes for 117 yards and three touchdowns and rushed 11 times for 51 yards and a touchdown in 2007 • Was a three-year starter at Connally High School in Austin, Texas • Coached by Brad Franchione at Blinn • Son of Renae Brown • Born Aug. 9, 1989.

D.J. BUNN
5-11, 187
Defensive Back
Smithfield (N.C.) Smithfield-Selma

Rated the No. 55 cornerback in the country by Rivals.com • Ranked among the top 35 players in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Played wingback, safety and cornerback for Smithfield-Selma High School • Ended the season with 508 yards and nine touchdowns on 81 carries • Had 165 receiving yards and three touchdowns, and also threw a touchdown pass • Posted 78 tackles, nine pass breakups and an interception on defense as a senior • Scored all three touchdowns in a victory over Chapel Hill High School in 2008 • Coached by Anthony Barbour • Son of Regina and Danny Bunn • Born Jan. 21, 1991.

CURTIS CAMPBELL
6-2, 205
Defensive Back
Chesapeake (Va.) Grassfield

Ranked the No. 65 safety in the country by ESPN.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Posted more than 60 tackles as a senior and was named to the All-Southeastern District second team at safety despite battling injuries for much of the season • Also played running back in high school and rushed for more than 300 yards • Helped lead Grassfield to an 8-4 season and a berth in the state playoffs in the program's second year • Runs on the track team in the 200m and 400m • His best times are 21.4 seconds in the 200m and 47.2 seconds in the 400m • Son of Carla and Curtis Campbell • Born Nov. 17, 1990.

DAVID COLLINS
6-8, 288
Offensive Lineman
Kernersville (N.C.) East Forsyth

Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Considered the No. 12 player in North Carolina and the No. 38 tackle in the country by Rivals.com • Ranked among the top 30 prospects in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer and SuperPrep • Among the top 100 offensive tackles by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Anchored the East Forsyth offensive line at left tackle during the 2008 season as the Eagles produced a 10-1 regular season record and earned the West's No. 2 overall seeding in the NCHSAA 4-AA state playoffs • Team was undefeated in the Metro Conference • Did not allow a sack and collected approximately 60 pancake blocks as a senior • Earned first-team all-state honors as a senior and was tied for the most votes • All-Northwest North Carolina and All-Metro Conference as a junior and senior • Team captain as a senior • Member of the Triad Sports Weekly Super 25 in each of his final two seasons • Coached by Todd Willert • Son of Rene' and Buddy Collins • Born Jan. 6, 1991.

RAY-RAY DAVIS
5-11, 188
Wide Receiver
Monroe (N.C.) Sun Valley

Born Vincent, but nicknamed "Ray-Ray" • Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer, Scout.com, Rivals.com and SuperPrep • Ranked the No. 73 wide receiver prospect in the country by ESPN.com • Named offensive MVP of Carolina's 7-on-7 summer camp in Chapel Hill prior to his senior season • Played in just four games as a senior before tearing his ACL and had 17 receptions for 258 yards and five touchdowns • Had 60 receptions for 850 yards and 12 touchdowns as junior to earn first-team all-state honors • Also rushed 11 times for 88 yards and five touchdowns • Before the knee injury, he was ranked among the top 100 receivers in the country by Rivals.com • Coached by Scott Stein • Son of Tonia and Vincent Davis, Sr. • Born Aug. 2, 1991.

JUSTIN DIXON
6-1, 231
Linebacker
Smithfield (N.C.) Smithfield-Selma

SuperPrep All-America • Rated the No. 6 player in North Carolina by Rivals.com and the No. 9 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer • Member of the Rivals 250 • Ranked the No. 9 inside linebacker in the country by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team and recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's All-America team • ESPN.com's No. 46 outside linebacker in the country • High School teammate of UNC commitment D.J. Bunn • Played linebacker, running back, defensive end and defensive tackle in high school career • Rushed for 767 yards and nine touchdowns on 160 carries as a senior • Helped Smithfield-Selma advance to the first round of the state playoffs • Had 160 tackles and one interception as a junior • Also rushed for 1,589 yards and 17 touchdowns as a junior • Coached by Anthony Barbour • Son of Sheila and Ernest Dixon • Born Nov. 19, 1989.

JOHNNIE FARMS
6-2, 306
Offensive Lineman
Perry (Ga.) HS

SuperPrep All-America and the No. 16 offensive lineman in the country • Member of the Atlanta Journal & Constitution Super 11 • Member of the Rivals 250 • Considered the No. 9 prospect in Georgia by SuperPrep • Rated the No. 15 prospect in Georgia by Rivals.com • Ranked the No. 11 offensive guard in the country by Rivals.com and Scout.com • ESPN.com ranks him among the top 30 offensive guards in the country • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team • Twice named first-team all-state in Georgia • Coached by Andy Scott • Born Sept. 17, 1990.

C.J. FEAGLES
6-0, 180
Punter
Ridgewood (N.J.) HS

Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl • Was named honorable-mention special teams player by Rivals.com at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl • Rated the No. 11 kicker in the country by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Ranked among the top 35 players in New Jersey by SuperPrep • Helped lead his team to an 8-3 record and a berth in the state semifinals • Averaged nearly 40 yards per game as a senior and was named all-county • Also played wide receiver and had five catches for 90 yards and a touchdown • Coached by Chuck Johnson • His father, Jeff, has played 21 seasons in the NFL and is the punter for the New York Giants • Son of Michelle and Jeff Feagles • Born Dec. 18, 1990.

HUNTER FURR
6-0, 205
Running Back
Winston-Salem (N.C.) Mount Tabor

Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl Team • Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Ranked among the top 100 running backs in the country by ESPN.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Rushed for 1,802 yards on 285 carries (6.3 ypg) and scored 25 touchdowns as Mount Tabor put together a 11-2 season and finished with an unbeaten Central Piedmont Conference title his senior year • Scored multiple touchdowns in seven games, including four against both Durham Southern and Winston-Salem Atkins • Rushed for 6,187 yards and 94 touchdowns (a Forsyth County record) in his career • Four-year varsity starter at tailback • Named the 2006, 2007 and 2008 Conference Player of the Year • State Champ in the 100, 200 and long jump • Nike Outdoor National Champ in the 100 meters with a time of 10.43 • Coached by Laymarr Marshall • Son of Deb and Jeff Furr • Born March 31, 1991.

ANGELO HADLEY
5-11, 190
Defensive Back
Seffner (Fla.) Armwood

Ranked among the top 100 players in Florida and the top safeties in the country by Rivals.com and SuperPrep • Considered the No. 60 cornerback in the nation by ESPN.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Southeast Region Team • High school teammate of UNC commitment Mywan Jackson • Led the county in interceptions • Team was 12-1 and advanced to the state 4-A semifinals • Ranked the No. 44 safety prospect in the country by Rivals.com • Posted 50 tackles and eight interceptions as a senior • Coached by Sean Callahan • Son of Renita Hadley • Born Sept. 14, 1990.

ERIK HIGHSMITH
6-2, 165
Wide Receiver
Vanceboro (N.C.) West Craven

Helped lead West Craven to the 3-A state championship game • Caught 90 passes for 1,543 yards and 14 TDs as a senior • Led the state of North Carolina in receiving yards • Also played defensive back and began his career as a quarterback during his freshman and sophomore seasons • Ranked among the top 35 players in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Had eight catches for 62 yards and a touchdown in the state championship game and was named the offensive player of the game • Earned first-team all-state honors • Coached by Clay Jordan • Son of Shanda and Ernest Roundtree • Born Nov. 20, 1990.

JOSH HUNTER
6-1, 172
Defensive Back
Charlotte (N.C.) Mallard Creek

Ranked the No. 7 player in North Carolina by Rivals.com • Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer and SuperPrep • Member of the Rivals 250 • Ranked the No. 18 cornerback in the country by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team • Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team where he registered five tackles • Returned two interceptions for touchdowns as a senior • Had 25 tackles, five interceptions and broke up 15 passes as a junior • Transferred from North Mecklenburg after his sophomore year • Coached by Mark Palmeiri at Mallard Creek • Born Nov. 14, 1990.

MYWAN JACKSON
5-11, 170
Defensive Back
Seffner (Fla.) Armwood

Played mainly at quarterback in leading Armwood to a 12-1 record and one game short of the Florida 4A state championship game • Accumulated over 2,000 yards on the ground and through the air in 2008 for Armwood, earning all-county honors • Ranked among the top 100 players in Florida by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Southeast Region Team • Three-year starter • Led Armwood's triple-option offensive attack at quarterback in 2008, ending the season with 1,200 yards and 16 touchdowns on the ground, and 800 yards and six touchdowns through the air • Started at wide receiver his sophomore year • Coached by Sean Callahan • Son of Terrie Green and Melvin Jackson • Born May 4, 1991.

JARED MCADOO
6-3, 285
Defensive Tackle
Chapel Hill (N.C.) HS

SuperPrep All-America • Considered the No. 4 player in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer, SuperPrep and Rivals.com • Member of the Rivals 250 • Ranked the No. 12 defensive tackle in the country by Rivals.com and ESPN.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team and recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's All-America team • Local standout who was a member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Dominated in the Shrine Bowl with nine tackles, including two tackles for losses and a sack • Earned first-team all-state honors from the Associated Press • Named the Durham Herald-Sun's All-Area defensive player of the year • Named to the PAC-6 all-conference team as a junior and senior • Helped lead Chapel Hill to a share of the PAC-6 conference title and the first round of the state playoffs • Named the team's defensive player of the year • Played on the offensive and defensive line and saw action at tight end for the Tigers • Had 59 tackles, including 20 tackles for losses and 13 sacks, as a junior • Coached by Isaac Marsh • Son of Sandra and Arche McAdoo • Born April 15, 1991.

JOSHUA MCKIE
6-0, 175
Wide Receiver
Mauldin (S.C.) HS

Ranked among the top 75 athletes in the country by Rivals.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Played in the North-South All-Star Football Game in Myrtle Beach, S.C. and caught two passes for 43 yards and rushed once for 12 yards • Earned All-Region honors as a junior and senior • Passed for more than 1,300 yards and rushed for more than 700 as a junior • Coached by Doug Shaw • His brother, Ryan, recently graduated from Furman, and his father, James, played wide out for South Carolina • Son of Demetra and James McKie • Born June 10, 1991.

DONTE MOSS
6-4, 231
Defensive End
Jacksonville (N.C.) Northside

SuperPrep and Parade All-America • Member of recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's All-America Team • Lemming's No. 8 rated overall player and No. 2 defensive end • Rated the No. 1 defensive end in the country by Scout.com • Considered the No. 1 player in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer and Rivals.com • Ranked the No. 16 player in the country by Rivals.com • Member of the Rivals 100 • Considered one of ESPN.com's top 150 prospects in the country • ESPN.com considers him the No. 6 defensive end in the country • Rated the best defensive end in the nation against the run and No. 5 pass rusher by Rivals.com • Rated Rivals.com's No. 1 strongside defensive end • Ranked the No. 2 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Member of PrepStar's Dream Team and the No. 26 overall player in the country • Played at tailback and defensive end • As a senior, he rushed for 524 yards and scored 20 touchdowns and had 28 sacks on defense in leading Northside to a 14-1 record • and Posted 90 tackles, eight sacks and forced six fumbles, while rushing for 15 touchdowns as a junior • Played in the US Army All-American Bowl • Was one of four finalists for the US Army All-American Bowl's speed and strength award • Member of the Atlanta Journal's Super Southern 100 • Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Coached by Bob Eason • Son of Donna Paige and Keith Moss • Born April 11, 1991.

SHANE MULARKEY
6-2, 210
Linebacker
Norcross (Ga.) Greater Atlanta Christian

Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Coached by Ken Robinson at Greater Atlanta Christian Academy • Posted 74 tackles, four sacks and three forced fumbles as a senior • Earned the Cecil Morris Award given by the Touchdown Club of Gwinnett County to a player who would have made the all-county team had they not been injured • Missed his junior season with a torn labrum • Previously attended St. Thomas Aquinas in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. • His father, Mike, is the offensive coordinator for the Atlanta Falcons • Son of Betsy and Mike Mularkey • Born Jan. 14, 1991.

KEVIN REDDICK
6-3, 230
Linebacker
New Bern (N.C.) HS/Hargrave M.A.

Enrolled at UNC in January 2009 • Attended Hargrave Military Academy for one semester • As a high school senior, he was rated the No. 23 inside linebacker in the country by ESPN.com • Considered the No. 10 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep • Ranked the No. 12 middle linebacker by Scout.com • Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Was a varsity starter as a sophomore at fullback, and earned offensive MVP honors in the state 4-AA finals as a senior at that position after scoring two touchdowns to end Charlotte Independence's reign • Named the Coastal Conference defensive player of the year • Earned first-team all-state honors at linebacker as a senior • Recorded 189 tackles, eight sacks, six forced fumbles and blocked four punts • Also rushed for 163 yards and six touchdowns at fullback • Earned all-conference and all-area honors as a junior • Coached by Bobby Curlines at New Bern and Robert Prunty at Hargrave • Son of Kevin Reddick Sr. and his stepmother, Janelle • Born Dec. 28, 1989.

BRYN RENNER
6-3, 195
Quarterback
Springfield (Va.) West

SuperPrep All-America and ranked the No. 3 quarterback in the country • Ranked the No. 6 quarterback in the country by ESPN.com • Played for his father, Bill, at West Springfield High School • Led West Springfield to the past two Virginia AAA Patriot District titles • His team played in the North Region finals and semifinals in his last two seasons, respectively • Threw for 3,123 yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior • Finished his high school career ranked in the top 25 in 14 Virginia High School league record categories • In two years at quarterback, he threw for nearly 6,000 yards and 67 touchdowns • Named the 2008 area player of the year by The Washington Post • Earned all-state honors • Played in the Hawaii Prep Football All-Star Classic and completed 7 of 16 attempts for 124 yards and threw touchdown passes of 52 and 34 yards • Member of recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's All-America team • Member of PrepStar's Dream Team • Participated in the highly-regarded Elite 11 quarterback camp prior to his senior season • Won the EA Sports Accuracy Challenge at the Elite 11 regional camp • Considered one of ESPN.com's top 150 prospects in the country • Member of the Rivals 250 • Considered the No. 6 prospect in Virginia and the No. 5 pro-style quarterback in the country by Rivals.com • Played in 12 games as a junior, completing 214 of 339 attempts (63.0 percent) for 2,749 yards and 32 touchdowns • Played wide receiver as a freshman and sophomore, catching a combined 95 passes for 1,332 yards and 11 touchdowns • Also plays baseball and basketball • His father was a punter at Virginia Tech and the NFL's Green Bay Packers.

JERRELL RHODES
5-9, 192
Running Back
Durham (N.C.) Jordan

Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer and SuperPrep • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Atlantic Region Team • Named the PAC-6 offensive player of the year and running back of the year • Rushed for more than 4,000 career yards as he established the school's all-time rushing mark • Gained 1,241 rushing yards as a senior • Rushed 183 times for 1,290 yards and 16 touchdowns and caught 19 passes for 281 yards and two touchdowns as a junior • Had 1,541 rushing yards as a sophomore • Coached by Mike Briggs • Son of Donna Little and George Rhodes • Born June 30, 1990.

GENE ROBINSON
5-10, 163
Cornerback
Memphis (Tenn.) Whitehaven

Rated the No. 12 cornerback in the country by recruiting analyst Tom Lemming • Ranked the No. 28 safety prospect in the country by Scout.com • Considered the No. 11 player in Tennessee by SuperPrep • Member of PrepStar's High School All-Southeast Region Team • Ranked the No. 16 safety in the nation by ESPN • Tabbed as the No. 10 recruit in the state of Tennessee by Scout.com • Performed at the 2008 Army All-American combine, grabbing all-combine honors • Four-year starter • Earned first-team all-region honors as a junior and senior and was honorable-mention as a freshman and sophomore • As a senior, had 70 tackles, three interceptions, five blocked kicks on defense • Also played wide receiver and had four catches for 51 yards and a touchdown • Posted 50 tackles and picked off five passes as a junior • Helped lead Whitehaven to a 10-2 mark and the second round of the state playoffs during his senior season • Coached by Rodney Saulsberry • Son of DeShonna and Gene Robinson II.

TERRY SHANKLE
5-11, 170
Cornerback
Norwood (N.C.) South Stanly

SuperPrep All-America • Ranked the No. 5 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep and the No. 8 player by Rivals.com • Considered one of the top 25 players in North Carolina by The Charlotte Observer • Member of the Rivals 250 • Considered the No. 1 cornerback in the country in ball skills • Rated the No. 20 cornerback in the country by Rivals.com and ESPN.com • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team • Member of North Carolina's Shrine Bowl team • Had a 59-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown in the Shrine Bowl • Member of the Atlanta Journal's Super Southern 100 • Played wide receiver and cornerback for South Stanly • Caught 43 balls for 1,291 yards and 18 touchdowns in his senior season • South Stanly was 8-5 and advanced to the first round of the state playoffs • Teams rarely challenged him on the other side of the ball • He still intercepted three passes and posted 74 tackles • Also returned a punt and a kickoff for scores • Led the state of North Carolina with 15 interceptions as a junior • Also plays baseball and runs track • Coached by Luke Little • Son of Terry Harris and Truttie Shankle • Born May 31, 1991.

DONAVAN TATE
6-2, 205
Quarterback
Cartersville (Ga.) HS

SuperPrep All-America • ESPN.com's No. 7 athlete in the nation • Ranked the No. 81 player in the country by Rivals.com • Member of the Rivals 100 • Member of recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's All-America team • Lemming's No. 3 rated athlete in the nation • Considered one of ESPN.com's top 150 prospects in the country • Rated the most athletic player in the country by Rivals.com • Considered the No. 5 player in Georgia by Rivals.com • Member of the U.S. Army All-America Bowl team • Earned the 2009 Doc Blanchard Award as the nation's top football player in the country at the US Army All-America game • Played the first six games of his senior season at wide receiver and defensive back and the last six at quarterback • Threw 17 touchdowns on 1,197 yards passing and was named first-team all-state as a defensive back by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution • One of the nation's top high school baseball prospects • Batted .530 as a junior and has been clocked with a 95 mph fastball • Coached by Frank Barden • Son of Traci Sims and Lars Tate • Born Sept. 27, 1990.

BRENNAN WILLIAMS
6-6, 273
Offensive Lineman
West Roxbury (Mass.) Catholic Memorial

SuperPrep All-America who is rated the No. 8 offensive lineman in the country • Member of the Rivals 250 • Considered the No. 15 offensive lineman in the country by Scout.com • Ranked the No. 2 player in Massachusetts • ESPN.com's No. 35 offensive tackle in the nation • Earned all-conference honors as a junior and senior • Named all-scholastic by the Boston Globe and Boston Herald • Member of the "Super 26" team in 2008 as voted by the Massachusetts State Coaches Association • Four-year varsity player • Team captain as a senior • Coached by Alex Campia • Member of PrepStar's High School All-America Team • His Father, Brent, played in the NFL from 1986-1993 with the New England Patriots, Seattle Seahawks and New York Jets • Son of Jacquelyn and Brent Williams • Born Feb. 5, 1991.







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