March 6, 2007

Local athlete attends first spring practice

Georgia Tech's first spring practice was held last Friday and one of the area prospects in attendance was Christian Robinson of Greater Atlanta Christian in Norcross. Robinson, who already has three offers, enjoyed his time on the Flats.

"We got there kind of late because of traffic," Robinson said. "We got there and met with the offensive and defensive coaches and got to talk to them. They talked about my tape which they had just seen. They liked it. They didn't offer me yet, but they said this week they would talk about it in their coaches meeting. Justin Tuggle and I toured the facilities and they took us on the field. They told us how previous players like Calvin Johnson progressed as a player and a student. Things he did in the weight room, academics and how he's helping to build something to help people in Africa, things like that. That was real cool."

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