2003 Recruiting Profile: Deante Battle

Deante Battle from Starr's Mill High School in Georgia is one of the top corners in the state. And, his physical nature is bringing many of the top colleges calling.

Name: Deante Battle
Position: Cornerback
Hometown: Fayetteville, Ga
School: Starr Mill's HS
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180 pounds


April 24, 2002
    Since our last update, many new schools have gotten into the mix from Deante Battle. In fact, in the past few weeks, Wake Forest, Stanford, Vanderbilt, Virginia and Louisville have all offered Battle a scholarship.

    Georgia and Georgia Tech are amongst the other schools also recruiting Battle.

April 04, 2002
    Wake Forest is showing keen interest in Georgia cornerback Deante Battle. Battle is one of Georgia's top and most physically intimidating cornerbacks.

    This past season, Battle had a total of 84 tackles and 15 pass breakups in the defensive backfield.

    So far, Georgia Tech, Georgia, Stanford, Louisville, and Virginia are other schools in contact with Battle.

    Battle, who wants to compete for a spot in a college lineup early in his career, is an excellent student as well. Battle has a 3.4 GPA and an 1140 on the SAT and will graduate in December.

    Stay tuned to DeaconSports for the latest on Battle.

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