RNE's Derek Frost Looking To Impress

One of the state's top athletes is QB/ATH Derek Frost of Richland Northeast High. The 2009 prospect is hearing from a ton of schools early on and he talks with SCPrepNation.com about his list of early favorites and more. Come inside and get the inside scoop on Derek Frost here first in this FREE recruiting Q&A update!

Derek Frost Profile

Derek Frost Q&A
2009 QB/ATH
Richland Northeast High Schoool
6'1 180 pounds

KF: What schools are you hearing from currently?
DF: University of Louisville, Michigan State, University of Maryland, East Carolina University, North Carolina State University, Charleston Southern University, University of South Carolina, University of Alabama, University of North Carolina, and University of Syracuse.

KF: What schools are recruiting you the hardest?
DF: I am hearing from the University of Louisville the most. I was invited to attend their Junior Day in April.

KF: Do you have any offers?
DF: No, not yet.

KF: Name the schools that you're most interested in right now.
DF: The University of Louisville, East Carolina University, Clemson University, Appalachian State University, University of South Carolina, University of North Carolina, North Carolina State University, Syracuse, Florida State University, and Michigan State University.

KF: Do you have a leader?
DF: As of now I don't have a leader but Louisville and East Carolina stick out to me.

KF: What were your statistics for this past season?
DF: This season I threw for 1,366 yards for 9 TD's with a completion percentage of 57%. I rushed 97 times for 463 yards and 6 TD's.

KF: Talk about your best game ever. What were your stats, who was it against, why was it so memorable for you?
DF: My best complete game would be against Lower Richland where I threw for 170 yards and ran for about 100 yards and had 3 total TD's in 2 and a half quarters. But against T.L. Hanna I was 13-14 for 225 in the second half after starting at receiver because of stitches in my throwing arm.

KF: Who's the toughest player you've had to matchup against? Why were they so tough?
DF: Sam Montgomery from Greewood would have to be the toughest. He had pure speed and strength that we had trouble against all night.

KF: What games on the schedule next year are you looking forward to the most and why?
DF: Next year we move into a new region and I'm looking forward to all those games because they will be against new competition.

KF: What are you looking for in a school?
DF: I am mainly looking at the degree programs a school may offer and their graduation rates and a great coaching staff.

KF: What factors will be most important to you when it comes to making a decision on a college?
DF: The factors that will be most important in making a college decision are: academics, coaches, and facilities.

KF: Do you have any idea as to when you might make a decision?
DF: At this time, I do not have any idea as to when I might make a decision.

KF: If you get the right offer early on will you commit early?
DF: No, I will more than likely weigh all my options and be sure to make the right decision for my next four to five years.

KF: Have you taken any unofficial visits?
DF: Yes, I visited East Carolina University. I plan to visit the University of Louisville in April 2008.

KF: Talk about East Carolina a little.
DF: East Carolina is really nice and the coaches seem to be real with you

A Closer Look At...Derek Frost
3 favorite music artists: Lil Wayne, Gucci Mane, and Lupe Fiasco
Favorite movie: Friday Night Lights
Favorite food: Chicken
Favorite subject in school: Math
Favorite football players: Brett Favre and Tom Brady

Inside The Numbers...Derek Frost
Bench press: 230 pounds
Squat: 330 pounds
Fastest 40 time: 4.6 seconds
Vertical leap: 33 inches

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