March 30, 2011

Thomas is Serious about Sooners

A year or so ago few athletes in the state of Texas were more present on the mind of most recruitniks than Orange (Texas) West Orange-Stark star Justin Thomas. The cousin of former Longhorn star, and NFL first round draft pick Earl Thomas was well known early on in his high school career but late in his junior year he is still awaiting his first scholarship offer.

Part of the problem is that while many prospects are getting all over the region, and in some cases country, to see various college campuses Thomas has been busy trying to win West Orange-Stark another track title.

"(Track) is going really well, I had dropped some good times but last weekend wasn't as great," Thomas said. "Track is kind of keeping me busy, we're just focused on winning a state championship though."

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