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Recruit Spotlight: RB Khalil Thomas, Catholic High School, Class of 2013

By Chance Stephens – Student Writer

February 10, 2013


LAFM: How did the season go?

Khalil Thomas
Khalil Thomas

“It went well. It’s better than 3 and 7. It was a great comeback year, bringing CHS back to its winning tradition.”


LAFM: Who were you most looking forward to play this year and how did you do?

“Dutchtown for sure. I killed it. I had like 2 TD’s and about 150 yards.”


LAFM: Current height and weight?

5’9” 180lbs.


LAFM: Do you consider yourself a quick guy or a fast guy?

“I mix it up. I bring both attributes to the field with me when I play.”


LAFM: 40-yard dash time?



LAFM: Who is your football idol and why?

“Warrick Dunn. We played on same football teams and ran for same track clubs and have similar upbringings.”


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

“5 years old for New Roads PC REC.”


LAFM: Did anybody in your family play either college or pro ball?

“My dad had college offers but broke his knee.”


LAFM: Did you go to any camps this past summer? Which ones and how were they?

“I went to the Nike Combine, LSU Football Camp, and Auburn Football Camp. They were all pretty cool. I got to compete against guys I normally wouldn’t in a game setting. I learned a lot.”


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

“I am majoring in Psychology with a minor in Sports Medicine.”


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

“Slot WR, running back, Kick and Punt return. My favorite is running back.”


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