SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. — Redskins linebacker Tucker Cleary signed his scholarship to Birmingham Southern lately, proceeding his soccer profession on the collegiate stage.
When he inked the deal within the Social Circle High School’s media middle, Cleary expressed his self assurance in signing to turn into a Panther.
“Birmingham Southern felt like a home to me as soon as I got there,” Cleary stated. “The people were all super nice and welcoming. The campus gave me a homey feel and I’ve already made friends with a lot of the students and athletes down there.”
Cleary stated when he visited the campus, he fell in love with the scale of the college in addition to the chance to fulfill the present avid gamers and making connections whilst there.
Even so, Cleary stated the have an effect on Social Circle has made on him as he prepares for his subsequent step.
“Social Circle has taught me a lot as the coaches and players motivated me more and more,” Cleary stated. “They showed me that if you keep pushing through the bad that there’s a lot of good that will come out in the end. Social Circle was the greatest thing to come to my life.”
In addition to being a linebacker for the Redskins’ protection, Cleary used to be a member of the Redskins’ wrestling staff, too. Doing so allowed Cleary to be mentored by means of a lot of coaches all over his time as a Redskin.
With that, Cleary identified the entire coaches who’ve helped him alongside the way in which.
“Coach Patton and them have definitely prepared me for the next level,” Cleary stated. “They pushed me like no one else has. They challenged me like no other. They’ve definitely set my mind right better than anyone else.”
Cleary plans to main in workout science in pursuit of a chiropractic care level at Birmingham Southern.
But, departing from the Redskins’ soccer and wrestling techniques comes with a bittersweet feeling for Cleary.
“I’m going to definitely miss all of the guys and the coaches,” Cleary stated. “They’re more than just teammates, they’re all family. We all have close bonds to each other and we all play around and talk like brothers. They’ll forever be brothers to me.”