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Recruit Spotlight: LB Will Daniels, St. Frederick High School, Class of 2014

October 21, 2013

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By Reid Althage

 

LAFM: Name, position, school?

My name is Will Daniels, and I play LB for St. Frederick High School.

 

 

LAFM: Current weight and height?

6-2,  207 lbs

 

 

LAFM: Current ACT score and GPA?

23 ACT and 3.7 GPA

 

 

LAFM: 40 yard dash, Max Bench Press, Max cleans, Max Squat?

I ran a 4.98 40/yard dash. My max in each is 230 bench, 305 clean , and 365 squat.

 

 

LAFM: How is the season going for you and your team?

It is by far the best season our school has had since 2005. Great senior leadership has led our team to a 5-1 record.

 

 

LAFM: What has been your best game so far this season?

In week 4 I finished with 15 tackles against Caldwell Parish.

 

 

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

Adrian Peterson-He is an all around great guy and great athlete. He is a great role model.

 

 

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

I was about 9-10 years old. I played at the YMCA at ULM’S intramural field in the first year you are allowed to play tackle.

 

 

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

Well, I have actually already committed to ULM for baseball. In college I plan on studying Kinesiology and becoming a physical therapist.

 

 

LAFM: Considering your playing baseball, if you were to play football in college what position would you want to play and why?

I love playing LB. I like making tackles and leading the defense.

 

 

LAFM: Why choose baseball over football?

I enjoy both sports, but baseball has always been my first love.

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.