Player Spotlight: David Slover sits down with SR Center, David Slover from South Hills High, West Covina.


Name David Slover   High School: South Hills High, West Covina
Class: 2007

Head Coach Steve Bogan

Ht: 6 2 Wt: 237lbs   

Positions: Returning Starting Center and DE

Other Sports: None

Awards: 1st Team All League (San Antonio League).

2nd Team All CIF, Division 7

40: 4.89 Best Shuttle (20 yard) 4.4

Bench: 325 Max, Reps @185 was 24 Squat: 495 Clean: 275


PrepCA: Everyone has something special that puts them at the top of their game.  What is that for you?

Slover: "The Reason I Excel at my position is because of my quickness off the ball and I am very aggressive with good leverage technique.  My leverage was taught to me by 2 coaches: Coach Ryan (my prior coach) and Coach Rodriguez"


PrepCA: What has been your favorite Game:

Slover: "It was the D-7 CIF Championship Game (Orange High) because it was again a smash mouth team running the Wing T.  It felt good to dominate the line of scrimmage"


PrepCA: What has been your Best Game:

Slover: "It was the Quarter final in the D-7 Playoffs (Arroyo High).  I had a sack which forced a fumble that I recovered.


PrepCA: What were your Last Season Stats?

Slover: 65 tackles, 8 sacks, 2 hurries, 3 Pass Deflections


PrepCA: What Schools have shown Interest in you?

Slover: Utah, New Mexico, Colorado State, Washington, UTEP, Oregon St.


PrepCA: What do you want Colleges to know about you?

Slover: The way I play the game is like Dick Butkus and Jack Tatum.


PrepCA: How do you feel about Practice?

Slover: I like practice to make myself and my teammates better


PrepCA: How do you feel about your team?

Slover: We are young but have the most heart, drive, dedication and we are as one.


PrepCA: What is your personal goal the recruiting process?

Slover: I want to get scholarship?


What your goals as a Student Athlete?

Slover: I believe Faith, Family, Education and Football in that order.


Coaches Comments: James Escarzga, Strength Coach, says these things about David.

"He is a Division I Talent and is one of the South Hills Athletes that should get an offer.  He is the entire package".  "David Grew from 6'1" 197 to 6'1.5", 240 from his work in the weight room"  "He improved his 40 time from 4.9 to 4.8 range".  "He runs the shuttle in 4.4"  "He Benches 185 25 times" would like to thank the Coaching staff at South Hills high and David Slover for this interview.


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