Parkview (GA) Tight End Names 3

<b>Stephen Gowland</b> plays for one of the top programs in the south, and he is looking at three schools early in the recruiting process.

"I've been talking to Vanderbilt a lot on the phone and on e-mail. I went up there on an unofficial visit for a basketball game last week and to see the campus. I like Georgia and Florida too," Stephen Gowland said.

What does Gowland like about each of his favorites?

Vanderbilt: "I like their coaching staff. They have very nice facilities, and they're all right there together. I like that."

Georgia: "I've been a fan of them growing up. Zeb McKinzey goes there and he's come back and said very good things about it."

Florida: "I like how they use the Tight end. I like their colors."

What is Stephen looking for most in the school of his choice?

"I want a good blend of academics and athletics. I'd like to make an impact, and have an opportunity for playing time."

Gowland does a lot of things well on the football field. What does he feel he needs to work on the most before heading to the next level?

"I need to improve my footwork. Right now I'm relying on my strength, but I know I'll need to have better footwork in college."

Gowland is an excellent student with a 1300 SAT already. He will have no trouble qualifying. Top Stories