Zavione Wood | Salem High School | RB | 2021

Twitter: @wood_zavione


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

A: My school is about tradition plus playing to our best ability and it been getting better 

 

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

A: June 17 from Bridgewater and only 2

 

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

A: Making Crunch player of the year 

 

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: Never lose character out on the field 

 

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

A: That you have to want if for yourself and working on getting bigger and faster 

 

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: Biology and zoologist

 

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

A: That I’m always smiling and ready to get after it 

 

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

A: Running the game winning touchdown against northside high school 

 

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

A: Trying to not over work myself 

 

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

A: Levon Bell because he is patient and waits for the hole to develop 

 

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

A: I’m very versatile and would get the job done 

 

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

A: Yes, I pack lunch for people that are in need at my high school 

 

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

A: Just working on the drills to see what I’m doing wrong and be one of the best ones there 

 

Q: What would be your ultimate achievement?

A: making sure my family don’t have to worry about a thing 

 

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

A: Watch college or pro football players highlight, or workout videos and Track is my second sport 

 

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

A: My Dad he gets up early and work until it’s almost midnight 

 

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

 A: That you would always see a smile on my face