Commitment Update: Kendrick Lewis

Kendrick Lewis (WR, New Orleans, LA) - Hurricane Katrina forced thousands of New Orleans residents to relocate. Included in this group was Ole Miss commitment, Kendrick Lewis.It looks like Lewis has made the transition quite smoothly, as he is already putting up big numbers for his new school, Gainesville High (GA).We called to get a progress report on Kendrick's season and commitment.

The following information was revealed during our interview with Kendrick Lewis:

How is the season going? "Good, our team is 7 - 1. We are undefeated in Region play."

How many games have you played with Gainesville? "I joined the squad in the 4th game. I have played in 4 games so far."

How has the adjustment gone? "It is the same thing. My heart is in a different place but I am making do."

Which positions are you playing for Gainesville? "I am playing safety, wide receiver, punt returner and kick returner."

What are your stats for the year? "In four games, I have 4 receiving TD's. I also have a punt return for a TD. Those are my offensive stats. Defensively, I have 3 int's and I do not know how many tackles I have."

Have you had a chance to set up your official visits? "I am going to Ole Miss on December 4th."

Will you take some more officials? "Probably. I plan to go to Florida State, Virginia Tech, and South Carolina. I do not know who else."

Are you still solid with your commitment to Ole Miss? "Yea. This is just a once in a lifetime (opportunity to take these visits). I will not be able to do it again."

What were the coach's reaction from Ole Miss when you told them you are still going to take some visits? "Coach Wilson asked me if I were still solid and I told him he has nothing to worry about."

Have you received any new scholarship offers since you transferred to Gainseville? "No sir, still Ole Miss, LSU, Auburn, and Michigan State. I think Florida State, Virginia Tech, and Tennessee are going to offer me pretty soon. They look like they are about to offer real soon."

Lewis has a 2.7 core GPA.


OM Spirit Top Stories