April 12, 2006

Ragone bouncing back

For almost any athlete, a serious knee injury can quickly sidetrack a career.

However, Cherry Hill, N.J., Camden Catholic tight end Mike Ragone refuses to use his injury as an excuse. The 6-foot-5, 230-pound Rivals100 selection tore his ACL, MCL, and meniscus in a state semi-final wrestling match.

Ragone won't allow the injury to slow down his play or his recruitment.

"School's haven't backed off me," Ragone said. "In fact, some offers are still pouring in. Michigan State and a couple of other schools have offered recently, and I'm still hearing from everyone that I was before I had the injury."

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