BallStateInsider.com caught up with the 2008 prospect from Rockingham County to check in on how his senior season is progressing and how his recruiting is shaping up.
September 18, 2007
OL Justin Ward from Rockingham (NC) County High School has landed early scholarship offers from Marshall and Buffalo. However, the 6-5, 290 pound lineman hit the camp circuit hard over the last couple of months in the hopes of picking up even more.
Offensive tackle Justin Ward is turning the heads of college coaches across North Carolina. He was so impressive at a recent Wake Forest camp, the Deacs just might offer.
Chuck Pagano invited Justin Ward to North Carolina's one-day camp in early June. However, a scheduling conflicted prevented him from making that camp. Instead, Ward attended a portion of UNC's three-day camp held last week.
OL Justin Ward from Rockingham County High School in Wentworth, NC recently picked up his first scholarship offer from Marshall. Ward called it a great honor to get that first pledge but it likely won't be the last for this talented rising senior.
OL Justin Ward may not have any offers yet but it's likely just a matter of time. He recently visited NC State and we've got the lowdown on how that trip went.
WENTWORTH, N.C. --- Justin Ward grew up with visions of playing in the NBA. While those dreams fall apart when his height maxed out, the skills gained from his years on the hardwood translated well to another sport – football.