Rashawn Yates for Point Saint Lucie, Fla.

Rashawn Yates is a 6-3, 250. linebacker from Treasure Coast HS, Point Saint. Lucie, Fla., and has been offered a scholarship by Oregon. He has definite plans to visit Oregon. Here is what he had to say about the offer and his recruitment.

 Rashawn Yates

Congrats on the Ducks offer!

RY: Thank you sir!

Very cool, which coach(s) have you been talking with? Who extended the offer and how much interest do you have in the Ducks?

RY: Yes sir, Coach Woodie and Leavitt and a lot of interest.

Will you take a visit to Eugene? Have you been to Oregon before? Will distance be a factor for you and your family?

RY: I will for an official defiantly, and no I haven't been there.  Distance won't be an issue.

What would you like to learn more about?

RY: I would like to get to know the coaches more.

What your current height and weight? What position will you play in college?

RY: I'm 6-3, 250, and an outside/ inside/ or stand up DE linebacker.

What did Coach Leavitt and Woodie talk with you about?

RY: They just talked about my film a lot, and getting down to Florida to see me.

How many offers do you have; any leaders?

RY: Nine (offers), no (leader) right now.

What do you do for fun?

RY: Football, and hanging out with friends.

Did you know Coach Taggart while he was at USF?

RY: No sir,  but was recruited by new USF staff.

Thank you for your time.

RY: You're welcome sir.

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