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Victor Hawkins-Property of LAFM

Recruit Spotlight: DL VIctor Hawkins, H. L. Bourgeois High School, Class of 2014

December 12, 2013

Victor Hawkins-Property of LAFM
Victor Hawkins-Property of LAFM


LAFM: Current height and weight?

6-2,  305 lbs


LAFM: How did you and your team approach this season?

We came in with a positive outlook. We have a new coach and wanted to earn respect. We have a very dedicated team.


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

I was 9 years old when I started to play for the Schriever Stars.

LAFM: If football doesn’t work out, what do you see yourself doing? Have you thought of a major?

I plan on getting my degree and starting a standard career.


LAFM: Who is your football idol and why?

My football idol is Drew Brees. I had the same shoulder injury he had to recover from before he got to New Orleans.

LAFM: What positions are you being recruited for? What is your favorite position?

I am being recruited as a Defensive and Offensive Lineman.

LAFM: What schools are recruiting you, and do you have any favorites yet?

I am being recruited by ULL, McNeese, Southern, Nicholls, LA Tech, and Louisiana College.


LAFM: Current ACT score?


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.