Name: Garrett Williams
Position: Defensive Back
Weight: 175 lbs.
Hometown: Harrisburg, N.C.
High School: Hickory Ridge
2019 projections: Williams is behind a lot of talented returners in the defensive backfield but he’ll hope to see some time under the new redshirt rules.
What’d recruiting sites say?: Three stars all around.
Money quote: Garrett’s HS coach was a big believer in his skills
“He’s picked up his speed, but his ball skills are unbelievable,” Greiner said. “You’re talking about true covering ability at the corner position, I’d put him above anybody in the state.”
Twitter feed: @garrettismynam3
Tweets of wonder: Garrett’s feed is pretty positive and this one stood out
Thank you Dad, I love you❤️ https://t.co/UapeLM80i5— Garrett Williams (@garrettismynam3) June 1, 2019
What movie would Dino recommend for him?: Jack Lord was best known as Hawaii Five-O’s Steve McGarrett but he also appeared in the James Bond film “Dr. No.” Dino wants Garrett to say No early and often to opposing wide receivers during his Syracuse career.
Interesting nugget o’interest: Garrett was also a member of Hickory Ridge’s track and field team as he worked to improve his speed.
Let’s get a look at ya: Here’s Garrett’s NSD video