October 31, 2013

Speedy 2015 WR opens up about offer, academics

Junior wide receiver Lavan Alston is having a big season for St. Bonaventure (Ventura, CA), and college programs are taking notice.

Cal was the latest offer for the 6'0", 169-pound speedster; joining Oregon State, Vanderbilt and Washington State as programs that have extended scholarships to Alston. In a season full of highlight reel plays thus far, it should come as no surprise that all Cal needed to extend an offer was to catch Lavan in game action.

"Some of the Cal coaches came out to school in the Spring to watch us practice. Last Friday night, someone on the Cal staff came out to watch our game and saw me score two touchdowns. They remembered me, and once Coach.....

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