Marshon Lattimore and The Recruitment Process
Marshon Lattimore is receiving high media attention for his exceptional abilities as a cornerback. He has received offers from a wide majority of schools. However, the decision on selecting a school is still pending. Marshon rose to fame when he ran 4.48 second 40 time in February. Today, the burning question is "which state will he choose?" Let us discuss more about the offers he has received and his top priorities.
There is an increasing need for quarterbacks and cornerbacks. Both these positions require agility and strength. Lattimore has speed, agility, and technique to play these positions. He currently plays as a cornerback/receiver and is very strong in this position. He plays for Glenville High School in Cleveland, Ohio. This is what makes him the best candidate for the 2014 recruitment process.
There is an inclination towards Ohio State in the way Lattimore spoke highly about the facilities and coaches of Ohio. Alabama, Cincinnati, Kentucky, and Ohio State are some of the schools that have offers for Lattimore. Kentucky and Ohio State seem to be the most appealing prospects for Lattimore.
Lattimore is ranked #2 in 2014's prospects. With a height of 6 and weight of 175, Lattimore is a perfect fit for all types of positions. The recruitment can be an exciting event as schools compete for Lattimore. Lattimore recently stated that he was interested in all the schools that have offers for him and not just Ohio State. Lattimore was also positive about Michigan's coaches and their tradition. Other schools that have offers for Lattimore include Michigan State and USC.
In a recent video, Lattimore spoke about visiting different schools in the near future to consider his options and select the one that suits him best. There is a high likelihood of Lattimore committing to the Buckeyes. However, only time will unfold this mystery.
There is news that Lattimore has already visited Ohio State unofficially on different occasions. This Glenville star has also received offer from Nick Saban. Buckeyes will surely be looking for retaining this great talent at home. However, Lattimore's decision is still not officially announced. Speculations are that he will most likely choose Ohio State. In this tug of war of the recruitment process, Buckeyes seem to be the most likely choice for Lattimore. In a video on YouTube, Marshon Lattimore says he feels great to get an offer from Oregon School. He also stated that he will visit all the schools in the near future and his official decision will come soon.
The competition to acquire Lattimore is really high. The future will surely be exciting for this young sports star.