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'12 CA S Chris Solomon (Signed to Nevada)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, Mar 27, 2011.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    West Covina H.S. (West Covina, CA)

    Ht: 6-foot-0
    Wt: 188 lbs
    40: 4.5 secs

    Rivals rating: 3*-5.6rr; unranked S
    Scout rating: 3*; #91 S
    ESPN rating: 2*-73 grade; #140 S
    247s rating: 3*-87 rating; #34 S

    Reported Offers: Colorado, Arizona, Arizona State, Nevada
     
  2. Buffnik

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    [video=youtube;RD5OK3__WTs]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RD5OK3__WTs&feature=fvwrel[/video]

    [video=youtube;zQLY10DVoFY]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQLY10DVoFY[/video]
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Pretty much everyone who did post-season prep football awards for the Southern California had Solomon on their All-Area Team and the Player of the Year in the Hacienda League.

    Defensive Stats: 90 tackles (57 solo), 12 tackles for loss, 4 pass deflections, 3 fumble recoveries (2 tds), 3 forced fumbles, 3 ints
    Return Stats: 11 kickoff returns for 288 yards, 13 punt returns for 151 yards
    Offensive State: 202 carries for 1,958 yards, 7 receptions for 126 yards, 23 tds
     
  4. Buffnik

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    West Covina (Calif.) safety Chris Solomon got his first offer, from Colorado...

    Thanks to SnowBuff for giving a heads up.
     
  5. Buffnik

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    He was very impressive at a recent 7-on-7 tournament.

    One of the things that is likely hindering his ability to get more offers is that his grades could be better.
     
  9. White_Rabbit

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    I love this guy. EB is recruiting so I'm kind of already penciling him in on our commitment list.
     
  10. Buffnik

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    "I like Colorado a lot, especially because of all the love they have shown," he said. "I love how their coaches are so outgoing. Every time I talk to the coaches at Colorado, they end up passing the phone around and I talk to four different coaches. They have shown a lot of support."

    http://colorado.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1270951
     
  11. BehindEnemyLines

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    Solomon is a good name for a Buff.
     
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    Making a rally here?
     
  13. White_Rabbit

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    http://colorado.scout.com/2/1128267.html

    Sounds like he'll be in town in early December. Hopefully we lock him up then. I don't want to see his grades improve and someone swoop in and snatch in January.
     
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    A top priority IMO.
     
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    Rivals confirms that Solomon will visit CU in January (no other visits scheduled yet).
     
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    I like the speed and size combo. Can he go either way between S and CB? Either way, looks like a solid player.
     
  17. Buffnik

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    Can play either. I like him better as a safety.
     
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    YES! Love this kid, glad we haven't dropped him.
     
  19. CVilleBuff

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    Agreed..
     
  20. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Rivals is now showing a 1/13 CU visit in his profile.
     
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    Welcome to the site!

    Hope you guys have a great time in Boulder next weekend.
     
  23. Burrito Palazzo

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    Welcome to the board, I really hope you guys enjoy your visit. CU is a great school. Highlights are sweet, he's everywhere!
     
  24. SOLOnation20

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    Thanks! We're all very excited about our trip to Boulder! Coach EB and Coach Greg Brown have really been great throughout this entire process! We can't wait!
     
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    He moves very well and seems to get off of blocks with ease. Very impressive. Enjoy the trip. GO BUFFS!!
     
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    Welcome, and thanx for the vids! I hope he ends up in Boulder, but I wish him the best no matter what he chooses.

    Good lookin' player.
     
  27. Quattro

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    Is he being recruited at CB or S?
     
  28. SOLOnation20

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    Although he is listed as a Safety in all databases. Colorado wants him as a CB!
     
  29. Burrito Palazzo

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    How do you guys feel about that?
     
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    Well, CU and Greg Brown have had a little bit of success developing CBs.
     

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