Marcel Frost Chat Transcript

Lyndhurst Brush TE/DE Marcel Frost joined us in the Bucknuts Fan Club chat room on 6/20 and here is what he had to say.

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 8:25:37 PM)
Hi Marcel!

MrBucknuts (Jun 20, 2002 8:25:48 PM)
Welcome to the show, Marcel!

Hoosier Buck (Jun 20, 2002 8:25:51 PM)
Hello Marcel from Hoosier Buck

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:25:54 PM)
hi marcel welcome!!!!!

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:25:56 PM)
Hi how are doing?

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 8:26:23 PM)
Ok everyone, feel free to ask your questions to Marcel and I will post them one by one!

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 8:26:57 PM)
I'll get started by asking what your plans are for the summer and what camps you're going to?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:28:00 PM)
Well next week I will be attending the Ohio state camp and I might be going to the Michigan State camp next month.

Hoosier Buck (Jun 20, 2002 8:27:43 PM)
Marcel, would you tell us how many D-1 offers you have to date?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:30:37 PM)
As of this moment I have 25 D-1 offers but it might of changed, I haven't talked to my coach lately

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:26:51 PM)
marcel do you want to play primarily te or is de a option?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:29:30 PM)
I really don't mind what positon I play rather it be te or de but I de is looking better everyday

MrBucknuts (Jun 20, 2002 8:27:40 PM)
The Insiders rated you as the #10 tight end in the country. Did that surprise you?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:31:35 PM)
Well yeah seeing that this is the first I heard of it

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:29:13 PM)
marcel is offered by osu would you verbal or do you want to take offical visits?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:33:43 PM)
I want to take a official visit like every other school

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:31:04 PM)
what is your latest stats hgt wght 40time?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:35:31 PM)
well I'm 6'5 242lbs I ran the 40 in 4.76 a few weeks before school was out

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:35:36 PM)
who is recruiting you from ohio state and what are they telling you about what postion they are wanting you to play?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:40:09 PM)
I have talked to Mel Tucker and we really haven't talked about it

Hoosier Buck (Jun 20, 2002 8:35:57 PM)
Marcel, Would there be any qualification problems you might forsee?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:41:21 PM)
No I don't think so

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 8:36:09 PM)
Marcel who are some of your offers and do you have a top five and a leader right now?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:37:59 PM)
Well I think almost everyone in the Big Ten, Maryaland , BC, Duke, Vanderbilt,

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:39:08 PM)
my top five Maryaland, Michigan State, BC, Ohio State

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:38:50 PM)
would osu getting another te in this class affect your descion about what postion you would like to play?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:44:08 PM)
I would have to say no, the best player will play

Hoosier Buck (Jun 20, 2002 8:41:39 PM)
What is your opinion of Coach Tressel and staff?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:46:51 PM)
I think Coach Tressel is a great coach and a great person, the rest of the staff I really don't know that well I haven't sat down and talked to them

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:41:51 PM)
what do you think about ohio state and coach tressel?

MrBucknuts (Jun 20, 2002 8:41:56 PM)
Do you talk with Roy Hall about recruiting and OSU?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:49:06 PM)
Yeah sometime he really helps by telling me how he broke down the schools

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:46:11 PM)
sounds to me you would like to tackle a qb rather than catch a pass from him do you have a defensemans mentality when you play?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:51:39 PM)
I love to hit and catch they go hand and hand, but on the field I never run away from contact

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 8:52:28 PM)
Marcel what were some of your stats last year on both sides of the ball?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:54:34 PM)
I really didn't keep up on the catches and tackles I just wanted to win, but I do know I lead the team in tackles and I was second on the team in catches to Roy I think he got like 7 or 8 more catches

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:53:43 PM)
marcel would you like to remain close to home with your colllege choice[ midwest ]

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:56:58 PM)
I really don't mind leaving but it's always nice to stay close

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 8:56:19 PM)
does having a justin zwick and posibly a todd boeckman or brady quinn appeal to you as a te?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 8:58:27 PM)
of course, I mean they are all very good QB's I wouldn't mind catching a few passes from them

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 8:59:19 PM)
What are some of the things you want to work on this year in preparation for the next level?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:02:06 PM)
well of course you have to get bigger stronger and faster, but I think I am going to try to get some more techniques on both sides of the ball

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 9:00:00 PM)
how large will you grow any indication?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:03:52 PM)
my doctor said that I would grow to about 6'7, 6'8 and a coach told me I'll be about 260-280 by the time it's all over

Kirk L.  (Jun 20, 2002 9:04:07 PM)
Whoa!

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 9:04:36 PM)
Marcel, what other sports do you play and what are things you like to do in your spare time?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:06:02 PM)
well I also play basketball and run track (i didn't run track this year) in my spare time I lift and play basketball

Kirk L. (Jun 20, 2002 9:06:27 PM)
Marcel do you have a pro player you look up to or compare yourself to?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:08:42 PM)
well I really like Shannon Sharpe because was one of the best TE's in the NFL and Ray Lewis he is unstoppable

HangOnSloopy (Jun 20, 2002 9:08:01 PM)
How does your team stack up this fall Marcel?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:11:36 PM)
well we lost alot, but we are bringing back alot, I think are D- line and O-line are going to be good, we have all of the WR, RB, but we are really going to need are QB to step up

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:11:56 PM)
we should be a pretty good team

nbuck (Jun 20, 2002 9:14:26 PM)
when would you like to make a decision?

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:15:34 PM)
I would like to make my decision after the season

Kirk (Jun 20, 2002 9:16:24 PM)
Ok, it's 9 pm and that's all the time we have for tonight. We want to thank Marcel for stopping by! Thanks for your time Marcel and best of luck this season!

HangOnSloopy (Jun 20, 2002 9:16:36 PM)
Thanks Marcel.

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:16:45 PM)
thank you for having me

Hoosier Buck (Jun 20, 2002 9:17:22 PM)
good luck Marcel

M.Frost #82 (Jun 20, 2002 9:17:55 PM)
thank you very much hope you all get out to see a game


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