ITW: Where are you committed to play?
Russell Wilson: North Carolina State University to play football as a QB and baseball as a shortstop.
ITW: How important is it for you to attend college and play college baseball?
Russell Wilson: College is extremely important to me because my whole life has been surrounded with educated individuals. However, if I did go professional out of high school, I know I would continue my education in the future.
ITW: Has the coach at the college given you an idea of how he wants to use you?
Russell Wilson: Shortstop and closer.
ITW: Do you have an advisor?
Russell Wilson: No.
ITW: Who did you grow up rooting for in the major leagues?
Russell Wilson: Yankees.
ITW: Do you model your game after anybody?
Russell Wilson: Derek Jeter, due to his incredibly positive attitude and character.
ITW: Did you know the Orioles were looking at you?
Russell Wilson: Yes.
ITW: What positions have you played in high school?
Russell Wilson: Shortstop and pitcher.
ITW: Where do you feel most comfortable?
Russell Wilson: Shortstop.
ITW: Has anyone from the organization contacted you yet? What did they tell you?
Russell Wilson: Yes. They are pushing to get me to signed because of my athletic ability and my love for the game of baseball. They think my five tools will improve a ton more by playing baseball everyday because I have always played three sports my whole life.
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