Will Holland | Culpeper County HS | DL/TE | 2022

Twitter: @will_holland_Instagram: @willh_04_

Q: Tell us about your high school career and what the recruiting process has been like thus far. 

A: I am a young player starting my junior year at Culpeper County High School. I have played JV for the previous years but have grown both physically and mentally over the last year and I am planning on having a huge year.


Q: When did you receive your first offer and what school was it from? How many offers have you received thus far? 

A: I have not received any offers yet.


Q: What would you consider to be your biggest accomplishment in your sports career so far?

A: My biggest accomplishment would be being elected last year as team captain.


Q: What do you consider to be one of the more important things you learned from the coaching staff while playing at your school?

A: One of the most important things I’ve learned from my coaches is that the game required not only physical prowess but mental as well.


Q: What have you learned during this unique time in 2020? What did you focus on or accomplish during Quarantine?

A: Over quarantine I have focused on getting my self ready for the upcoming season. I work out constantly and my numbers have gone up for sure. I also attend weekly team meetings via internet to understand material for the season.


Q: If you could play in college, what would you choose to major in? What are your plans if football doesn’t work out?

A: I want to do something in the medical field but i’m not sure specifically yet.


Q: What would your current teammates say about you and your qualities?

A:  I am a leader and a good guy. I take football seriously and set a good example.


Q: What has been one of the most memorable plays of your career so far?

A: Last year I made a great sideline catch on 4th and 10 to get the first down and lead to a game winning touchdown.


Q: What has been your biggest challenge and how do you manage it?

A: My biggest challenge was being hurt my freshman year. I had a broken foot which led to me not being able to play and therefore I fell behind with my weightlifting and exercise. I have made up for this by working extra hard now.


Q: If you could compare yourself to a collegiate or pro athlete, who would that be and why?

A: I have always admired George Kittle not only because we are built similarly but also his constant drive to be good and his “no plays off” mentality 


Q: What is your biggest strength and why should college coaches & scouts consider you?

A: I am 6’4”, 225 , I have good hands and am a smart kid who will learn things quickly.


Q: Are you involved in mentoring, a charity or do you “give back”/”pay it forward” in your community?

A: I am a “Buddy” at a local sports league for kids with special needs. I help them play sports and inspire them as an athlete.


Q: How are you preparing for the 2020 High School National Scouting Combine and what are your goals for the combine?

A: I have been running, lifting and eating well this summer especially for the next season and now for the combine. I hope to come out there and open some eyes to my presence and compete with some good players.


Q: What would be your ultimate achievement? 

A: Making it to play D1 college football would be huge but ultimately honoring my god and loving my family.


Q: What do you enjoy doing when not playing football? Do you play other sports? 

A: I also play variety lacrosse and I attend church , I am an all A student taking college classes as a Sophomore and have a GPA of 4.1.


Q: Who is or has been the most influential person in your life? 

A: My dad has always been there for me and inspired me to be better.


Q: What is something unique about you that people would find interesting?

A: I am one of four brothers who all love football and we train and compete together.