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Sterling Lowry | Wagner College | DB
Q: Tell us about your college (or pro) career and what the recruiting/scouting process was like. Why did you choose Wagner ?
A: At Wagner I was a 4 year starter at both corner and safety. Before enrolling in Wagner I did one semester at Milford Academy. My High School Head coach and Milford Coaching staff had a good relationship with the Wagner Head Coach which made me feel comfortable
Q: What would you consider to be your biggest accomplishment in your sports career so far?
A: Having the opportunity to continue my professional career
Q: What do you consider to be one of the more important things you learned from the coaching staff while playing at Wagner ?
A: Control what you can control; Expect the expected; Focus on today
Q: How was your career impacted due to the 2020 pandemic and what have you learned from the adversity?
A: When the 2020 pandemic hit it closed a lot of opportunities to further my playing career. Out of that I learned the importance of time and how it is to be used productively because we never know when it will be taken away.
Q: What was your major and what are your plans if football doesn’t work out?
A: To continue to stay around the game if its coaching or becoming a scout at the professional level
Q: What would your current/past teammates say about you and your qualities?
A: My teammates would say I am passionate, dedicated, all gas no break
Q: What has been one of the most memorable plays of your career at any level?
A: My every first play my freshman year of college against rice I ran out on the field with my helmet in my hand
Q: What has been your biggest challenge and how do you manage it?
A: My biggest challenge was when I tore my ACL and LCL my senior year of High school, having to continue to grind through rehab and prepare myself for the next level exposed my love for the game in a positive way and taught me how to embrace the process
Q: If you could compare yourself to a pro athlete, who would that be and why?
A: I would compare myself to Denzel Ward, we are comparable in size and playing style. we are both physical corners and win on the outside with good technique and patients
Q: What is your biggest strength that you bring to a professional team and why should pro scouts consider you?
A: I am a fast learner and able to pick up concepts quickly, I am able to adapt on the fly when in game changes are being made. I am able to comprehend what is happening on the field while playing and relay the information to the coaches. I am also a competitor and understand the process is what leads to success
Q: Are you involved in mentoring, a charity or do you “give back” or ”pay it forward” in your community?
A: I am currently part of the finance board of my church Tucker Missionary Baptist Church. Also i help out at my high school with training for free.
Q: How did you prepare for the 2021 National Scouting Combine and what are your future goals?
A: I hooked up with a combine prep trainer in Syracuse ( Scollo Performance), my future goals are to play professionally
Q: How do you feel you did at the 2021 National Scouting Combine?
A: It was a great opportunity and gave me the feel of the combine in Indy
Q: What were your thoughts about the 2021 National Scouting Combine and would you recommend to future athletes/teammates?
A: Compare prepared and make relationships
Q: What would be your ultimate achievement?
A: Generational wealth
Q: What do you enjoy doing when not playing football?
A: Reading and training
Q: If you could make a positive impact on all of society what would it be and why?
A: Social Justice and peace
Q: Who is or has been the most influential person in your life?
A: My parents, they are my number 1 supporters and make sure that I am always putting my best foot forward
Q: What is something unique about you that people would find interesting?
A: I am into detailing car’s
Q: What is your dream job?
A: Playing in the NFL