Dante Bellamy | Stone Bridge High School | WR | 2023


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

A: I played freshman football I was a DB but this past offseason I’ve been working at slot receiver and I haven’t engaged in any recruiting right now

 

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

A: I haven’t received and offers but I hope too

 

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

A: I started at DB and got 2 picks

 

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: Coach Urqhart taught us to be team players 

 

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

A: I learned that regardless of the situation i need to keep working 

 

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 plan on studying engineering and if i don’t make it to the NFL i plan on being a mechanical engineer 

 

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

A: that I’m easy to get along with and a hard worker 

 

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

A: on the last play of a game a got a pick

 

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

A: When i was switching from DB to slot receiver i had to focus a little more on catching the ball because as a DB you can get away with swatting the ball so coach had me do tennis ball drills to focus more

 

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

A: I would compare myself to Davante Adams because of his crisp route running 

 

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

A: Because I’m hungry i like to workout and practice and I show up when I need to be there

 

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

A: I helped set up a thanksgiving charity event for people in the community 

 

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

A: I’ve been working with a private coach on my measurements for the broad jump and my technique and speed on the 40

 

Q: What would be your ultimate achievement?

A: after I get my degree in engineering after my time in the NFL i can become a mechanical engineer 

 

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

A: I like to work out and during school i wrestle to stay conditioned and i play basketball with my friends 

 

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

A: probably my mother because she’s a single mother raising me and my brother so i got to do well so I can help her and my brother 

 

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

A: That I’m not selfish and I help my little brother play football and if i learn something new I let him know what I know