Over the years, I have grown to respect Dayton city high school football. Always enjoy watching a game at Welcome. The more I get to know Belmont’s coach, Earl White, the more respect that I have for him is as a coach, as well as a person.
Last Sunday, he brought a group of Belmont players to the MSROHIO Combine. Guessin 12 or 13 players. Included in the group were 2018 D1 recruits, Ja’don Furlow and Dawson Martin. Also liked the efforts of RayJee Warden(2019). Freshman QB Rian Reaves Jr. looked good at times throwing the football. WR/DB Nykel Davis (2018) needs to get faster, but showed explosiveness with a 36.8 inch vertical and 9’4 broad jump.
First saw Coach White when he was working with Colonel White High School. Then I watched him build the Thurgood Marshall program. Recently, he left Thurgood Marshall to build a very “down” Belmont program. In fact. the move surprised me somewhat. The athletics director’s job was open, as well. Coach White liked the opportunity to build a program. Continue ReadingRead More »