December 12, 2007

Speedy Terry makes his choice

Some guys have it all. Count Jacquise Terry as one of them.

The 5-foot-11, 175-pound all-purpose back from Pacelli High School in Columbus, Ga., nicknamed Speedy for obvious reasons, has the grades-he carries a 4.06 grade point average-and the ability.
Over the past two seasons he has rushed for over 2,700 yards and scored 37 touchdowns. As a senior, he rushed for 1,632 yards and scored 26 times. He also added 242 receiving yards and four more scores.

He was also named Homecoming King.

"I just try to be the best at everything I do," Terry said.

That attitude helped Terry land scholarship offers from Kent State and Furman and interest from several other college programs including Harvard and Princeton from the Ivy League.

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