Signee Spotlight: James Ward

James Ward, cornerback from the Sunshine State, has faxed his LOI.

James Ward Rating: Two Star Rank: Not Rated
Size: 5-foot-10, 175-pounds
Hometown: Deland (Fla.) High School
Projected Position: Cornerback

Stats: 23 tackles, 11 pass breakups, four interceptions including a pick six, and a fumble recovery. All-State Honorable Mention (Florida 8A).

Commit Date: 12/15/2011
Recruiting Competition: Marshall, Maryland, Middle Tennessee State

Why Wake Forest: "Wake Forest is a great school, and I felt like it presented me with an excellent opportunity and a nice spot to be for the next four years of my life."

Strengths/Improvements: "I shut down my side of the field. I got better in man coverage and attacking the receiver. The key was playing the game faster by getting off my breaks and making plays on the ball while it was up for grabs."

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