Weston Steelhammer
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    Weston Steelhammer

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Shreveport, LA

    High School:
    Calvary Baptist Academy

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 200

    Position:
    C

    2013-14 (Freshman):Did not appear in any games...spent the fall of 2013 as a defensive back on the Air Force football team...second on the depth chart at free safety...played in eight games, making seven tackles.

    HIGH SCHOOL (Calvary Baptist Academy) - Lettered four years in football and baseball and two years in basketball...was an all-district, all-city and all-state selection in football...earned first team all-district, all-city and all-state honors in baseball...helped lead Calvary Baptist Academy to 2012 state title...high school baseball coach was former major leaguer and LSU baseball legend Todd Walker...high school football coach was John Bachman...was a Louisiana Wendy's Heisman finalist...member of the National Honor Society, the Beta Club and student council...was also active the Fellowship of Christian Athletes...played summer ball for Marucci Elite, coached by Randy Carr.

    PERSONAL - Member of cadet squadron 40...son of Ronnie and Cindy Alexander...has an older sister...his grandfather attended West Point...undecided about his major...was recruited by Alabama for baseball...lists his priorities as faith, family, football and baseball.

    Why I came to the Academy: "The recruiting process was tough. Being pulled separate ways because of football and baseball. Once the AFA came into the picture the thought of playing both became real. I couldn't pass up the opportunity and don't regret it one bit."

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