DITR : DE / OLB Carrington Combs Heborn Christian Academy (Dacula , Georgia)

Carrington Combsa student athlete at Hebron Christian Academy and part of the class of 2025, is a formidable presence on the field. Standing tall at 6’3″ and weighing 230 lbs, he commands attention both on and off the gridiron. Carrington’s dedication to strength and conditioning is evident, with impressive numbers in the weight room including a 250lb bench press, 485lb squat, and 315lb hang clean. His commitment to physical development shows his determination to excel as a player. On the field, Carrington showcases his skills as a Defensive/Outside Linebacker, tallying 4 sacks, 1 interception, and 41 tackles this season. His explosiveness when attacking downhill is particularly notable, demonstrating his ability to impact plays with speed and power.Additionally, Carrington’s prowess in stopping the run is noteworthy. He excels in splitting double teams and effectively cutting off running lanes, often resulting in tackles for loss. His ability to disrupt opposing rushing attacks adds another dimension to his defensive skill set, showcasing his versatility and effectiveness as a Edge rusher.

What are some things you have overcome in life?

” I’ve faced adversity, particularly with some family matters, although I prefer not to delve into specifics.”

What are your biggest accomplishments?

” My biggest accomplishment thus far has been the opportunity to play college football in the future, a blessing I’m truly grateful for.”

What player do you compare yourself to and why?

” I compare myself to Michael Parsons because of our similar build, play style, and ability to excel in open space.”

What are your plans once you’re done with football and why?

” I aspire to pursue a career in sports, whether it’s in sports management, sports broadcasting, or coaching.”

What are some goals you have for yourself, and your team next season?

“ My goals revolve around my teammates; I believe that when they succeed, we all succeed. I’m committed to grinding hard and playing with the mentality of an underdog to prove everyone”

What do you like about the sport of football and how is it significant to you?

“ The competitive nature of football is unparalleled. There’s nothing quite like going out onto the field and giving it your all alongside the people you care about most.”

What is an interesting fact about you outside of football?

” Outside of football, one of my favorite activities is playing video games with my friends and teammates.”

What position do you enjoy playing the most and why?

” While I enjoy playing safety the most, I’ve found that I excel more at OLB/Edge.”

What are some ways your coaches have helped you?

“My coaches have been instrumental in my development by teaching me the details of the game, instilling confidence in my abilities, and helping me gain a better understanding of it overall. Their unwavering belief in me and my skills has been invaluable and has greatly contributed to my progress.”

What colleges have you received any offers or interest from if any and what is your dream college to play for?

” I currently have 13 Division 1 offers and some interest from major power 5 schools. I believe that wherever God’s plans lead me or wherever feels like home will be the right choice for me.”

What makes you stand out from other players?

“I would say my athleticism for sure starting off with basketball and playing the Edge position it consist of the same moves and fluidity of basketball as well as my explosiveness and aggression.”