Recruiting Spotlight: Bradwell Institute's Elyjah Thurmon
Bradwell Institute offensive tackle Elyjah Thurmon is the highest-rated undeclared talent in Georgia. He currently has 22 offers including Clemson, LSU, Florida, South Carolina, Missouri and Georgia Tech, among others.
The 6-foot-5, 278-pound senior is the No. 22 interior offensive lineman in the nation and No. 43 overall player in the state, according to the 247 Sports Composite. He’s also a dual-sport athlete and has established himself as one of the top football/basketball combination athletes in the state as well. The Tigers basketball team won the Region 1-5A tournament last season, and Thurmon was named the region’s MVP after averaging 16.2 points and 13.4 rebounds per game.
If that’s not enough he also excels in the classroom, boasting a 4.2 GPA. He aspires to be a mechanical engineer, construction engineer or work in sports medicine one day.
Find out more about Thurmon and what he’s looking for in a school in an interview with GPB’s Jon Nelson:
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