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 05-28-2008, 08:42 AM         #3501
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The Hurricanes have several signees that are on the fence academically.

For a couple, the results of the last ACT test were heartwarming.

Others say they are still either waiting on their results or will be taking it again.

LB Gavin Hardin's ACT score brought great news. He got his scores in the mail and put up a 20. His previous best score was a 16 on his second attempt; he had a 15 the first time he took the test.

"It was just studying," Hardin said. "I had more time on it.

"I was happy (when I got the score). I told Miami coaches - they know, are happy. The clearinghouse process is going on right now."

Andrew Smith also retook the ACT, hoping to improve on his 18 score. He says he wound up with another 18.

He says he's fine with that.

Now he has to raise his GPA from a 2.4 to 2.5. He says "I'll be fine" once his final report card grades are factored in.

Antonio Harper is a signee who should have received his test results by now.

If he actually took the test.

He says he showed up on the testing date and that "The ACT didn't let me take it – I went to the place and they were telling me I didn't register. I was so mad."

His best score so far is a 16, and he says his understanding is he needs an 18 for admission to UM.

"I have one last (ACT) testing date," he said. "I'm going to take the SAT also, so I have two chances really.

"I'm quite sure I'll make it. That's what I'm hoping."

Also still on the academic fence are Benjamin Jones and Brandon Washington. While it would have been expected they'd receive their scores by now, Jones says he hasn't gotten his back, and Washington's mother said she hasn't gotten his scores either.

Jones says his teammate, Kendall Thompkins, should be okay academically for admission to Miami.

"I think he's good to go," Jones said.

Jones suffered a knee sprain a month ago that limited his ability to work out, but he says he's "fine now."

Others also still working to qualify are C.J. Holton, who has scored an 18 on the ACT but needs to raise his GPA, and C.J. Odom, who is working to raise his SAT score.
 9 years ago '04        #3502
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Dedos gotta spread some rep... I was talking about Brandon Moore from Montgomery,AL in the Alabama thread if thats what you were asking about (he grew up a Canes fan)
 9 years ago '08        #3503
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 P. Dedos said:
fu*k frankie... give me bostic instead
:thumbsdow Telfort>>>>Bostic trust me.. Film and measurable wise, Bostic is more impressive,but he`s doing that against some weak a.ss comp.out there in Palm Beach. I went to the Nike RB vs. LB in Gainsville and he looked terrible. Not bad,not ok, but terrible....
 9 years ago '05        #3504
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 P. Dedos said:
well in a interview done yesterday it looks like jamal berry is trying to make sense why the canes wouldnt offer him......




he might be OSU lock... or he might go to florida

but both schools should be very worried if UM offers :rasta:
...or maybe he was asked about UM. Sites/writers "lead" questions all the time.

I wouldn't be happy with UM offering him, but again, I'm not sure that would be enough right now.

I think we can both agree that OSU doesn't want UM involved. I've already conceded that if UM had gotten involved earlier this wouldn't be much of a debate.
 9 years ago '04        #3505
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I would highly doubt Berry would sign with Miami given that Brown is already committed and Miller is likely right behind. Though I have heard Miller does have some grade issues so maybe that could change things up. He probably going to UF or OSUck.
 9 years ago '04        #3506
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 P. Dedos said:
im guess the kid was offered to play OL here.....

do u know if the kid can play O line famo?
I think he played DT only last year

they're playing him at OT this year cuz thats where he will play in college and his size (6-5 320 lbs.)


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 9 years ago '04        #3507
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UM recruit still listening to offers
American defensive end Olivier Vernon is committed to Miami but says he still plans to visit other schools this year.


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Ben Aarestad was trying to call a play for his defense last spring when a persistent tap on the shoulder from a college recruiter got on his nerves.

''I'm not going to say who it was, but I can tell you this guy from Louisville wouldn't stop asking me questions about Olivier [Vernon],'' said Aarestad, in his second season as Miami American High's coach.

'I had to stop him and say, `Is it all right if I coach?' ''

Little did Aarestad know it was just the beginning. Being the ''official secretary'' for Olivier Vernon -- that's Olivier, not Oliver -- has kept Aarestad busy ever since that breakout game in Spring 2007.

Louisville, which on that same afternoon became the first school to offer Vernon a scholarship, according to the 6-3, 235-pound defensive end, is now one of 15 schools that have sent him a written offer.

Vernon committed to the University of Miami in February, shortly after an unofficial visit to the campus. But the suspense of his recruitment will likely continue all the way up to national signing day 2009.

Vernon said Alabama, Florida State and South Florida are still recruiting him ''very hard.'' And he said Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban has been giving him something to think about: the possibility of playing a flex defensive end/linebacker role like that of the Dolphins' Jason Taylor, a player Vernon admires.

''I'm still committed to UM,'' Vernon said Wednesday. ``But I still got a lot of schools talking to me and I want to take my official visits. I want to enjoy the process.''

A LATE START

Vernon has a good reason. He hasn't been able to enjoy playing football very long.

''I always told my parents I wanted to play football, but they wouldn't sign me up,'' Vernon said. ``So I played soccer for like eight years. I played forward, midfielder, striker. Then I got here in the ninth grade and I stopped all that.''

Now his parents -- mother Bernadette and father Olivier Sr. -- are his two biggest football supporters. Bernadette volunteers 60 hours per week at American and is the head of the PTA and president of the team's booster club. Olivier Sr., a Miami Beach police officer, helps serve team meals in the fall.

Vernon, who has a 2.6 GPA, has convinced his parents that football is the right sport for him. After playing on the JV team as a freshman, Vernon started 10 games on varsity as a sophomore. He followed up his sensational spring with a junior year in which he recorded 42 tackles (18 for loss) and 12 sacks.

His coach believes Vernon, who was selected to the All-Dade Second Team, likely would have earned first-team honors if not for one of the most highly touted senior classes in Miami-Dade history in 2008.

''As a sophomore you could see Olivier had it,'' Aarestad said. ``Some of the things he did naturally were amazing. Then, this past fall, he basically did whatever he wanted.''

Vernon's size, strength and speed have a lot to do with it. After competing in track this spring, Vernon was timed running an improved 40-yard dash time of 4.7 seconds. His strength numbers -- 320-pound bench press and 455-pound squat -- also went up.

STILL IMPROVING

National recruiting analysts have Vernon as one of the top 10 pass-rushing defensive ends in the country in the class of 2009 and the second best in Florida behind Seffner Armwood's Ryne Giddins (6-4, 235).

What separates Vernon from the rest of the pack, according to his coach, is his versatility. This season, Aarestad said he will play Vernon a little at outside linebacker to give him the opportunity to thrive in a Taylor-type role.

Vernon, though, said he still feels much more comfortable at end. He played linebacker for only three snaps in American's 14-0 loss to k!llian in a spring jamboree.

''I just want to learn the position more and keep getting better,'' Vernon said. "I've got nothing to do but keep getting better at football and school.''
 9 years ago '05        #3508
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Hallandale High School CB Ricardo Dixon already lists some big offers, including Tennessee, Florida State, Clemson, Boston College, West Virginia and Auburn.

He has 19 offers in all.

And 25 coaches took in his spring game, in which he didn't allow a catch and had four pass breakups.

So where do the Canes fit in?

Well, UM coaches were at his spring game. But Miami has yet to dangle a scholarship offer.

"Coach (Patrick) Nix said `The reason we haven't been recruiting you is we wait later to recruit someone since we want to see if they're the right prospect we want,'" Dixon said. "He said when they offer they don't want to make a mistake and then want to take that offer back. They want me to know that when they offer they'll be hard after me.

"They're still evaluating me."

If the Canes do offer down the road, will it be too late in the game for UM to emerge at the top of his list?

"Everyone keeps asking me that, but no," Dixon said. "I'm still open. Anyone can jump in. I'm not making my decision until the middle of my senior season, so there's time for teams to get up there."

Dixon says he wants to take visits "to make sure the school I'm going to pick is the right school" before making a final decision.

He says if the Canes offer "They would be high up, not in the top, but high up there because I do like Miami. That was my favorite school growing up."

Dixon clarifies by UM not being in the top that if UM offers and he takes a visit and loves what he sees "they would move up."

He adds "I'm just evaluating the coaches myself."

As of now he says he has no clear frontrunners.

"Recruiting's hectic," he said. "Schools that come and talk to me, they say I'm a very good corner, my skills are real good, that I just have to gain a little weight, get bigger. But they want me to come. Recruits that have already committed to those schools say I should go to that school. But I just don't want to make my decision right now."

Last year the 5-foot-10, 160-pounder had 52 tackles, one interception and 29 pass breakups. He also took back two kicks and one punt for touchdowns, and he blocked two field goals.

That was his first year playing varsity football he was on JV as a freshman at Krop High and didn't play as a sophomore due to academic issues.

He says his grades now "aren't in great shape, but are in good shape."

What is the bottom line of what he wants in a college?

"Really most of the schools that offer me have good academics, so I'm not worried about that because once I go I know I'll get a good education," he says. "I'm just worried about how long I have to wait to play, how are the players, how is the team, community and things like that, and how are the coaches."
he'll be a Nole we been goin hard and he already kno.... too bad we didnt offer Michael Green cause he would be comin here too...
 9 years ago '04        #3509
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UM tops Bethune-Cookman in opener

CORAL GABLES - Dave DiNatale scored three runs and had two hits as top-seed Miami defeated Bethune-Cookman 7-4 in the second game of the Coral Gables Regional on Friday night.

The Wildcats kept the game close until Blake Tekotte's two-run single in the seventh gave Miami the three-run margin.

Miami went ahead for good in the sixth when DiNatale scored his third run on Yasmani Grandal's RBI single off losing pitcher Eric Thomas (9-1).

Reliever Kyle Bellamy (6-0) got the victory, pitching 2 1/3 scoreless innings. Carlos Gutierrez pitched a scoreless ninth for his 12th save.

The victory advanced Miami (48-8) to the winner's bracket game against Missouri on Saturday at 4. Missouri defeated Mississippi 7-0 in the first game Friday.

Mark Brooks' two-out, two-run triple in the sixth tied it 4-4 and chased Miami starter Enrique Garcia, who allowed four runs and seven hits, walked three and struck out four.

The Hurricanes erased a 2-0 deficit, scoring four against Wildcats starter Hiram Burgos in the third.

Shortstop Jose Lozada's throwing error on a relay throw to third ended in the Miami dugout and scored Dave DiNatale. Yasmani Grandal's groundout drove in Adan Severino. Miami took the lead on Mark Sobolewski's two-run single.

The Wildcats (36-21) struck early with a two-run second. Brooks' ground out drove in Neal Jones for a 1-0 lead. Patrick Jones followed with a sinking line drive, which landed in front of diving right fielder Dennis Raben and scored Emannuel Castro.

Bethune-Cookman will play Mississippi in the loser's bracket game Saturday at noon in the double-elimination regional.
the road to omaha begins!:applause:
 05-30-2008, 11:26 PM         #3510
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I can't wait for this season.. Marve is gonna be ballllllllllllllllin
 9 years ago '06        #3511
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 madness said:
UM recruit still listening to offers
American defensive end Olivier Vernon is committed to Miami but says he still plans to visit other schools this year.


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Ben Aarestad was trying to call a play for his defense last spring when a persistent tap on the shoulder from a college recruiter got on his nerves.

''I'm not going to say who it was, but I can tell you this guy from Louisville wouldn't stop asking me questions about Olivier [Vernon],'' said Aarestad, in his second season as Miami American High's coach.

'I had to stop him and say, `Is it all right if I coach?' ''

Little did Aarestad know it was just the beginning. Being the ''official secretary'' for Olivier Vernon -- that's Olivier, not Oliver -- has kept Aarestad busy ever since that breakout game in Spring 2007.

Louisville, which on that same afternoon became the first school to offer Vernon a scholarship, according to the 6-3, 235-pound defensive end, is now one of 15 schools that have sent him a written offer.

Vernon committed to the University of Miami in February, shortly after an unofficial visit to the campus. But the suspense of his recruitment will likely continue all the way up to national signing day 2009.

Vernon said Alabama, Florida State and South Florida are still recruiting him ''very hard.'' And he said Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban has been giving him something to think about: the possibility of playing a flex defensive end/linebacker role like that of the Dolphins' Jason Taylor, a player Vernon admires.

''I'm still committed to UM,'' Vernon said Wednesday. ``But I still got a lot of schools talking to me and I want to take my official visits. I want to enjoy the process.''

A LATE START

Vernon has a good reason. He hasn't been able to enjoy playing football very long.

''I always told my parents I wanted to play football, but they wouldn't sign me up,'' Vernon said. ``So I played soccer for like eight years. I played forward, midfielder, striker. Then I got here in the ninth grade and I stopped all that.''

Now his parents -- mother Bernadette and father Olivier Sr. -- are his two biggest football supporters. Bernadette volunteers 60 hours per week at American and is the head of the PTA and president of the team's booster club. Olivier Sr., a Miami Beach police officer, helps serve team meals in the fall.

Vernon, who has a 2.6 GPA, has convinced his parents that football is the right sport for him. After playing on the JV team as a freshman, Vernon started 10 games on varsity as a sophomore. He followed up his sensational spring with a junior year in which he recorded 42 tackles (18 for loss) and 12 sacks.

His coach believes Vernon, who was selected to the All-Dade Second Team, likely would have earned first-team honors if not for one of the most highly touted senior classes in Miami-Dade history in 2008.

''As a sophomore you could see Olivier had it,'' Aarestad said. ``Some of the things he did naturally were amazing. Then, this past fall, he basically did whatever he wanted.''

Vernon's size, strength and speed have a lot to do with it. After competing in track this spring, Vernon was timed running an improved 40-yard dash time of 4.7 seconds. His strength numbers -- 320-pound bench press and 455-pound squat -- also went up.

STILL IMPROVING

National recruiting analysts have Vernon as one of the top 10 pass-rushing defensive ends in the country in the class of 2009 and the second best in Florida behind Seffner Armwood's Ryne Giddins (6-4, 235).

What separates Vernon from the rest of the pack, according to his coach, is his versatility. This season, Aarestad said he will play Vernon a little at outside linebacker to give him the opportunity to thrive in a Taylor-type role.

Vernon, though, said he still feels much more comfortable at end. He played linebacker for only three snaps in American's 14-0 loss to k!llian in a spring jamboree.

''I just want to learn the position more and keep getting better,'' Vernon said. "I've got nothing to do but keep getting better at football and school.''

Get Em Nick
 06-02-2008, 10:09 PM         #3512
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Miami is back on it.. #1 recruiting class, you diiiiiiiig :applause:
 9 years ago '04        #3513
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i had to cancel my rivals subscription :( i will be relying on you guys with news!!!

cane nation always strong i'm happy to see y'all still post on this
 06-03-2008, 08:32 AM         #3514
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Roebuck (SC) Dorman High School CB Taylor Sowell has been a North Carolina commitment since February.

But, after the Canes offered a scholarship two weeks ago, the talented 6-foot-0, 185-pounder with 4.5-second speed says he'll be "considering Miami a lot."

"I'm still taking it in (that Miami offered)," Sowell said. "That's big right there, and the city down there, being down there by the beach ... I'm going to take a visit – my dad likes the school, I like the school. We'll talk more and visit and see how we like it."

Sowell says he committed to North Carolina because "It's a good school, and kind of close to home. My dad likes them a lot.

"I didn't think I was going to get any more offers because North Carolina was my first one. My coach said there was a chance I might not get any more offers, and it's better to have one than try to wait for something to come. He said you might not want to wait and just verbal just in case, so that was the deal with that."

Sowell says he's also giving consideration to West Virginia and Georgia Tech. He also has an offer from Virginia.

"Me and my dad are planning on some visits," Sowell said. "We're working on the schedule now. We're definitely going to take a visit to Miami."

Of UM, he says, "I just know they've been good. They have a lot of defensive players in the NFL right now. It's a respectable school. I watched them growing up."

Coaches Wesley McGriff and Clint Hurtt are recruiting him.

"I talk to them every week," Sowell said. "We talk about things that go on down there, the history of the school, what goes on during the season and off-season, just basically a whole run-down of Miami, how the place is a good place to be at."

As a junior Sowell finished with six interceptions, 40 tackles an seven passes broken up.

So what kind of chance does Miami really have?

"It's a really big chance," Sowell says. "Really big. I never would have imagined Miami would offer me."
 06-03-2008, 08:33 AM         #3515
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Sweatshirt helping Kane prepare



Incoming freshman LB Zach Kane knows conditioning will have a lot to do with his performance once he arrives in Miami.

He's heard plenty about the heat and humidity of South Florida, so the New Jersey native decided to do something to simulate the conditions he'll be practicing in this summer when he arrives at UM – "It's getting hot up here now and I'm trying to get used to it - I run with a sweatshirt on sometimes to get used to it, do a lot of sprints," he says.

Kane says he's following the UM workout plan he received in the mail. And he's also doing some extra work.

"The workout plan's not difficult to do, but you can push yourself more and more each week," Kane said. "I do stuff on the side also – I do classes and courses for speed and strength, do explosive power stuff to get faster."

Among the things he does is pull tires as he runs. Kane hopes all the hard work pays off with early playing time.

"I'll be at middle linebacker and I'm on second string kickoff team, supposedly," Kane said. "I don't know if I'll play right away. They're giving me the opportunity, but you never know."

Kane played at 212 pounds last season and says he currently weighs 220.

"I'm pretty lean, and I'm stronger," he said. "I definitely bench and squat a lot more."

He says he's improved 90 pounds on his bench max. He says he could do 10 reps of 225 pounds during his senior season and now he's up to "17 or 18" reps.

Kane has already gotten a taste of what it will be like playing at the college level.

"I went to the spring game, was in the stands," he said. "And I was at practice when I was down there – I've definitely got to work on a lot of things (from watching practice), but there's time."

Of his goals as a freshman, Kane says "Hopefully I can stick with the kickoff (special teams) spot, perform on that, and perform in practice. If they give me a scout middle linebacker job, hopefully they can see me take control there."

Of the team's goals, Kane says "Nobody thinks this year will be a national championship, but we should hopefully just do really well."

Kane says he's already received his UM admission letter and will arrive in Miami June 23.

"I'm rooming with Taylor Cook, and Jordan Futch and Joe Wiley are suitemates," he said.

Kane says his understanding is he will wear uniform No.34.

"That's what I wore in high school, so hopefully I can keep it," he said.

* Kane is playing in the New Jersey vs. New York all-star game June 8. He begins practice today.

"We have seven practices," he said. "That'll give me time to get in shape, some competition. There are kids going to Michigan, Ohio, Central Florida, Iowa, so there's a lot of competition.
 9 years ago '04        #3516
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 Cap Peeler said:
i had to cancel my rivals subscription :( i will be relying on you guys with news!!!

cane nation always strong i'm happy to see y'all still post on this
same here i dont have a rivals subscription, but i try to drop gems or articles from other sources here and there
 9 years ago '04        #3517
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Berry considering offers - including FSU, UF

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Jaamal Berry was watching Columbus High's spring intrasquad scrimmage two weeks ago when he ran into Miami-Dade County's all-time leading rusher Frank Gore.

It didn't take long for Berry, one of the nation's premier running backs in the Class of 2009, to challenge the former Coral Gables High and University of Miami grad with a friendly wager.

''I didn't tell him I was going to go after his record,'' said Berry, a 5-11, 193-pound running back from Palmetto Senior High who heads into his senior season with a list of 25 scholarship offers.

``I just told him that I was going to have more yards than his cousin [Columbus High 2010 standout Jakhari Gore] and [Killian's] Lamar Miller and that I'd was going to lead Dade in rushing this year. We had some fun joking about it. But I know deep down inside we all seriously want to win it.''

Berry, who ran for 1,033 yards and 14 touchdowns on 140 carries as a junior, will need to do a little better than he did last year if he wants to win that bet.

Last season, Miller (1,122 yards, 12 TDs on 165 carries), Southwest High's Hosey Williams (1,120 yards, 20 TDs on 134 attempts) and Gore (1,106 yards, 13 TDs on 114 attempts) each finished with more yardage than Berry amongst the top underclassmen in the county.

What Berry will not have to do anymore is worry about impressing college scouts. He did a great job of that when he dropped his 40-yard dash time from 4.43 seconds at a Nike Combine in February to a Devin Hester-like 4.31 a month later at a Scout.com combine inside the Dolphins' practice bubble in Davie.

''Everyone at the combine couldn't believe it. They went crazy and I was real happy,'' said Berry, whose video highlight package on YouTube includes a clip of him running the 40. ``I just felt like I was gliding on the ground.''

The blazing time helped Berry glide right up the nation's recruiting charts -- past Miller in Rivals.com (Berry is now 37th; Miller 80th) -- and into a consensus, five-star, blue-chip, Top 100 national recruit.

After receiving just one scholarship offer (from Mississippi) during his junior season, Berry said he picked up six (Florida, Florida State, LSU and Ohio State) the week he ran a 4.43 at the Nike Combine and a ''ton more'' after running the 4.31.

Berry said his mother, Eartha, has kept all of the written scholarship offers for him and said she plans to put a few of them up in frames in his room by the end of the summer.

By then, Berry hopes the school he grew up rooting for -- the University of Miami -- would have given him an offer. But the Hurricanes, who already have an oral commitment from Wichita Kansas's Bryce Brown (the nation's No. 1 running back in the 2009 class), are said to be only looking to sign two running backs this February. And the Canes have already extended their other offer to Miller.

''I'm not mad or hurt or anything like that,'' Berry said. ``I know they already got Bryce and I know they offered Lamar before I really came on the scene. So, I'm not mad at them. I'd love to have an offer. Coach [Micheal] Barrow tells me all the time he'd love to give me one, but it's not his call. Besides, if Miami offered it's not like I'd commit right away. I'd consider them for sure. But they'd be just one of the schools in the mix.''

Even if the Hurricanes don't offer, Berry still has plenty of suitors. His Top 10 list includes Ohio State, Florida, Florida State, Michigan, Mississippi, Auburn, Clemson, LSU, West Virginia and Boston College. He says he really likes Ohio State a lot -- especially after taking an unofficial trip to watch the Buckeyes' spring game with several other local highly-touted 2009 recruits.

''We really had a great time,'' Berry said. ``I went up there with [Plantation defensive backs] Brandon McGee, Vlad Emielen, [St. Thomas receiver] Duron Carter and [Hallandale quarterback] Victor Marc. The campus was great. I loved the whole atmosphere. You could see the coaches and the players are real straight-forward people.''

Berry, who lives with his mother and his 15-year-old sister Diamond, said he plans to take his time before choosing a college. He said he plans to take all five of his official visits -- and has already made plans to attend several important college games during the season including Ohio State versus Michigan, Florida and Miami, LSU and Georgia and Ole Miss and Auburn. This summer, he said, he will take several unofficial trips to see schools with his mother.

''My dream my whole life has been to make it to the NFL, and I'm working my butt off to get there,'' Berry said. ``I love the game and I won't let anything get of the way of my dreams.''

Berry, who admits he struggled to stay focused on school as a freshman, said he has worked hard to bring his grade point average up since his sophomore season and now boasts a 2.5 GPA.

Palmetto coach Larry Coffey said Berry, who grew up playing Pop Warner football in North Miami before his family moved down south to Suniland Park when he was in the sixth grade, has all the makings of a special back.

''Jaamal has a lot of toughness about him,'' said Coffey, who starred in college as a running back, rushing 3,035 yards for West Virginia Wesleyan College from 1978-80. ``We'll have practice for three hours, and I'll call him to check up on him afterward and his mother will tell me he's already back at the park playing football with his friends or lifting weights. It's non-stop with him.''

Berry said he spends a lot of time training with his best friend, Tito Morales, a 23-year-old junior varsity a.ssistant coach at Columbus.

Berry said Morales works with him on lunges, squats and workouts in the pool as well as pushing sleds up and down the hills at Tropical Park and running the stairs at Miami Dade College.

''I think the first time I realized how special Jaamal is was when I took him to Columbus when he was in the eighth grade,'' Morales said.

``We were playing a touch football game with some of the seniors and some of the guys who graduated. Jaamal lined up at receiver against Darrell Sheppard, who was like 20 years old at the time. Jaamal ran right past him on a nine route and took him to the house. Here was this 13-year-old kid embarrassing a 20-year-old. And he acted like it was no big deal. It was amazing.''

Morales, who said he wants no part of the friendly wager between Berry and Frank Gore, said he's excited about the impending battle for the rushing title in Dade. There is no doubt the collection of backs in South Florida right now are impressive.

''Lamar Miller is a great back. He can hit the hole and he's gone,'' Morales said. "But what separates Jaamal and Jakhari from him is that they've got that wiggle. They run north and south and they make people miss. Lamar is going to run you over. It's definitely going to be interesting to see who wins that bet.''
frank gore's record is gonna be tough to break, i like the kids confidence tho and hope he succeeds wherever he goes


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