Sinagua HS really took a major
blow when two way star Adam Beauchamp transferred to
24-7Football.com: What were your stats last year?
Adam Beauchamp: On the offensive side of the ball
I rushed for 1018 yards on 137 carries (7.4 yards/carry). On the defensive side
of the ball I accumulated 126 tackles.
24-7: What is your official height and weight?
Adam: 230lbs and 6'0".
24-7: What is your greatest football memory?
Adam: My sophomore year I scored my
first varsity touchdown vs. Flag High in the second game of the season.
24-7: What are your goals for the upcoming season?
Adam: My goal is to always improve and
to help my teammates improve. In general, I would like to have a better season
and improve my stats.
24-7: How are you preparing for the upcoming season?
Adam: I prepare just like any
other athlete. I work my butt off in the weight room and then condition after
every workout. I do a lot of footwork and speed
training. The way I look at things is hell week is not when you get
in shape it's when you prove you already are.
24-7: What camps did you attend this summer?
Adam: I have already attended the UofA
recruiting camp and the Colorado State camp July 24-25.
24-7: What aspect of your game have you worked hard to improve? What aspect will you keep trying to improve?
Adam: The aspect I've really worked on
is my vision and awareness on the field. The aspect I will always keep working
on is my speed and acceleration. You can never be fast enough whether
flying to the football or bursting through the line, you can always use
24-7: Name some teammates people should watch out for.
Adam: At my previous school (Sinagua)
people should really look out for Peyton Mao. At Bradshaw Anthony Tate is the
man you need to keep your eye on.
24-7: What is your goal regarding playing football in college?
Adam: My goal is just to make it to
college football. I know I can play at the college level I just need somebody to
give me a chance. Once there I plan to earn a starting spot by my sophomore
24-7: Who is currently recruiting you? Any offers?
Adam: I'm not real heavily recruited. I
have no offers. I get letters from everywhere but those don't mean a whole lot.
24-7: Would you consider staying in state?
Adam: Absolutely. UofA and ASU are both
up and coming schools in the Pac-10 and the nation for that matter.
24-7: What would your top 5 college choices be?
Adam: UofA, ASU,
24-7: What other sports do you play?
Adam: I've lettered in track and field,
soccer and baseball. I played basketball my freshmen year and I'm
considering playing this year.
24-7: What are your best lifts in the bench, squat, clean and 40?
Adam: My best bench is 290, squat is
475, power clean is 275 and 40 is 4.61.
24-7: How would your coach describe you as a player?
Adam: I'm really not sure what he/they
would say. Coach Moran of Sinagua would always use me as an example, stating how
I never took off a play and went all out every play. Coach Apap would probably
say I am a leader.
24-7: Who is your favorite athlete and why?
Adam: Walter Payton. He has to be the
hardest working football player in history. His workouts were said to rival that
of the marines and the navy seals. He made a comment that basically stated
the game is the easy part.
24-7: What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
Adam: It might sound weird but the best
advice I ever received came from an old man whom I've never met before. We had
just lost a game and I wasn't too happy with the outcome. He walks up to me and
says good game. I look give a half smile and keep walking. He then tells me to
just be happy. Not happy with the outcome but happy. Now every time
that ball snaps I get the biggest grin on my face because I know I'm playing the
greatest game on earth.
24-7: What can we expect from Bradshaw this year?
Adam: You can expect a powerhouse in 4A
division 2. We have a strong defensive core that will take care of the run and a
good set of DBs led by Anthony Tate to stop the pass. Region champs and a good
run in the playoffs.
24-7: What is the main difference in football in
Adam: We don't get as many water
breaks. The main difference is that we don't get the respect we
24-7: What position do you think you will play in college?
Adam: ill play any position they want
me to. I just want to play. LB is a little more fun because I get to unload on
kids. But FB is a little more rewarding as far as getting noticed.
24-7: What can a college program expect from you?
Adam: Any college I go to can expect a highly motivated and hard working individual. I listen well and learn very quickly. I don't get scared or intimidated so they can put me in hitting drills with their best.
The staff at 24-7 would like to thank Adam for his time and wish him luck during the upcoming season.