Brown, Bass sign with Webber International
Published: Friday, March 22, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 1:17 a.m.
Position: Wide receiver/defensive back
Weight: 170 pounds
College chosen: Webber International (Babson Park)
Other schools considered: Maryville College (Tenn.)
Stats: A first-team all area selection last season, catching 44 passes for 701 yards and 10 touchdowns for the Hornets, who reached the state playoffs for an area-best eighth straight season.
Quotable: "It was close to home, and I really liked the campus. There is more one-on-one attention there. I wanted my family to be able to see me play. I liked the coaches, and their team seem to be very competitive. I will always remember this team and how we all grew up together. How we had that bond, and the coaches here were alway there when we needed them." — Rodney Brown
Position: Running back/defensive back
Weight: 180 pounds
College chosen: Webber International
Other schools considered: Brevard College (N.C.), Maryville College
Stats: A first-team all-area selection who ran for 1,640 yards and 23 touchdowns.
Quotable: "It is closer to the family, and I didn't want to go too far away. Really liked the atmosphere there. Rodney and I went together and got an opportunity to sit down and talk with the head coach (Kelly) Scott. We talked to him for about 45 minutes and had a really good feeling about him and the program. I told Rodney when we were heading home that was the college for us." — J.R. Bass