Smael Mondon

Smael Mondon, Paulding County

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Smael Mondon is a starting linebacker for Paulding County High School in Dallas. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound senior is the No. 1 outside linebacker in the country and No. 3 overall player in the state, according to the 247Sports Composite.

The 5-star prospect had a huge decision to make after getting offers from a long list of top college programs. Mondon finally chose to tell the world he was committing to the University of Georgia on Nov. 18th on the Patriots football field.

Find out why Mondon committed to the G and learn more about his recruiting process in an interview with GPB’s Hannah Goodin:

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