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Recruit Spotlight: ATH Theron Williams, John Ehret High School, Class of 2014

January 8, 2014

Theron Williams-Property of LAFM
Theron Williams-Property of LAFM

By Reid Althage

LAFM: Name, position, school?

My name is Theron Williams. I played QB for John Ehret High School.

LAFM: Current height and weight?

5-7,   205 lbs


My GPA is a 3.2, and I have not gotten my ACT scores back.

LAFM: Max bench, max squat, max clean?

My max squat is 410, bench 285, and clean is 275.

LAFM: How did the season go for you and the team?

Although heated and difficult at some points, it was a pretty good season. We went to the 2nd round of the playoffs and finished the year with a winning record. Our team all wanted the same goals and really came together as a team.


LAFM: What has been your best game this season?

I have to say my best game was against Helen Cox, Fountainebleu, and Bonnabel. All three of those games I played really well.

LAFM: Who is your favorite football player of all time?

Adrian Peterson- He is always positive and always focusing on his game whether he is losing or winning. Lastly, he makes the game look so simple and is absolutely a great player.

LAFM: How old were you when you started playing and where?

I was 12 years old and I played for Westwego Play Ground.

LAFM: Do you have any family members or friends that have had a big influence on you as you play football?

Yes, my cousin Lyndon Hawkins and our senior RB Darryl Williams. They always keep me going and motivate me.

LAFM: If football does not work out for you, what do you see yourself doing? Have you thought of a major in college?

Yes, I would like to major in Criminal Justice or Sports Medicine.

LAFM: Are there any schools that are recruiting you? If so who and do you have a favorite?

The schools that are recruiting me are Nicholls State, Northwestern State, and Grambling. I would love to go to schools such as Auburn or USC. I do not have any favorites as of now.

LAFM: You are being recruited as an Athlete.  What positions would you like to play in college?

I would like to play in the slot as a WR and play RB in College. Also, I would like to play a little QB as well.

LAFM: What makes this past years team and season special?

This past season was special because when I was a underclassman I knew alot of players who did not make it to the playoffs their senior year. Our team was fortunate enough to have a great season and make the playoffs.

About Reid Althage

Reid is from Harvey, LA and went to Brother Martin High School. He played men's NAIA soccer at LSU Shreveport for his first 2 years college. His junior year, Reid transferred to Baton Rouge and graduated from LSU with a Sports Administration Degree. He started with LAFM as an Intern in April 2013 and was hired in October. Reid loves anything to do with sports (Saints, Pelicans, and Liverpool FC Fan), the outdoors, and family/friends.