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OFFENSIVE LINEMAN SPOTLIGHT – Sam Reid – Philadelphia Central

Written by: on Tuesday, October 15th, 2013. Follow David Mika on Twitter.


Sam Reid, Philadelphia Centrals.reid

Height: 6-2

Weight: 240

Class of: 2014

GPA: 3.8

Position(s): OL/DL

Jersey: # 52

Years with Varsity: 4

Other Sports: Track and Field and Wrestling

Starting experience: 4

2012 Highlights:  “Outside of football, Sam took 1st in public and districts in the shot put. He was 9th in the state as well in the shot. He earned first in the district and public league in the discuss. Sam is an outstanding wrestler also. He muscled his way to first in the Pub and 2nd in districts. As a wrestler he made regionals two years in a row.”



Coaches Q&A with Richard Drayton: 

How many games has he started for you?

“He has stared 33 games going into this season. He started center from the first day of camp as a freshman. He hasn’t missed a game and has been the most consistent two way lineman since he joined the Lancers.”


What position does he play on defense?

“He plays defensive tackle. He didn’t start his freshman year but saw time. Since his sophomore year he has started both ways.”


What are his strengths on the field?

“On offense we like to run our running backs his way. He is a great pass blocker. He is equally good  at defensive tackle. We like to move him around on defense.”


Schools of Interest:

“Army came into see him and Kutztown and Bloomsburg also have shown interest.”


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