PLAYER INTERVIEW: Tavin Ward - DB - 2022

by Palmetto Media

Palmetto Prep Academy's Tavin Ward recently sat down with Sydney Cassidy to catch up on the upcoming season. 

1. What made you choose Palmetto Prep Academy?

I chose Palmetto Prep so I could keep my recruitment open. 

2. What high school did you graduate from?

North Fort Myers High School. 

3. What makes you a top prospect at your position in the 2022 recruiting class?

My athleticism and ability to cover the entire field with a 4.47 forty time. And I made my first team all county, and was part of a 3rd team in all of Florida. 

4. What is the one thing that colleges and universities should know about you?

They should know that I am a team player, who will compete from day 1 to prove I can contribute right away. 

5. What are you thinking about majoring in when you get to college?

I plan on majoring in business. 

6. What is the best advice you have ever received?

The best advice I've received to always bet on yourself, and be humble. 

7. Overcoming adversity is what defines character; what was the hardest moment in your life to overcome?

COVID has definitely been the hardest moment to overcome. 

8. Do you have any offers currently?

I have an offer from Youngstown University. And interest from USF, UWF, JSU, Miami. 

9. If you could sell yourself in one sentence, what would you say? 

I play DB, but to be honest coaches are not sure where they want to use me because I can play any position at any time. Film don't lie. 

Tavin Ward

🏈 6'1 190 - DB

📱 (239) 600 - 8341

🏢 Palmetto Prep Academy (PG)

🏢 North Fort Myers High School, North Fort Myers, FL. 

🎓 Class of 2022 – Mid Year

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