"Yeah I just got off the phone with Coach Platt from Savannah State and they offered me a full scholarship. They think I'll be able to start as a true freshman there. He told me I was the first person they've offered in the 2008 recruiting class at any position too."
An excited Washington has been rehabbing his broken toe and also expects to return to the field this coming Friday night as well. With his first offer under his belt expect the playmaker to continue right where he left off making great tackles and thwarting opposing teams' offensive success.
Washington says Savannah State moves to the top of his list as his only scholarship offer but he remains interested in the other schools who've been recruiting him. Schools like Middle Tennessee State, Tennessee, South Carolina, Vanderbilt, North Carolina, Clemson, Virginia, and Colorado all remain in the hunt.
The RNE prospect says he's made tremendous progress in his efforts to get a qualifying score on the ACT and SAT with a great deal of tutoring after school and on the weekends. He fully expects to get his score and with that more scholarship offers as that is primarily the main concern for Washington at this point. Coaches have raved about his highlight tapes and nose for the football so now Washington is putting his all into making the necessary score to qualify.
SCPrepNation.com will keep you up to date with Washington's recruitment as it appears to be on the upswing after getting his first scholarship offer.