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DEVIER POSEY - LAROSA'S MVP OF THE WEEK WINNER
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NAME: DeVier Posey
SCHOOL: LaSalle High School
SPORT(S): Football-Basketball-Track
GRADUATING YR.: 2008
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: "Not yet accomplished."
BIRTHDATE: 3-15-90
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'3" – 195 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Mt. Airy
PARENTS: Julie & Baxter (deceased)
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "Mom and brother/best friend Julian Posey."
FUTURE GOAL: "Get degree-play in the NFL."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This senior is a do-it-all preseason football All-American who plays receiver, defensive back, kick returner and punt returner and last year accounted for 1,371 all-purpose yards. As a receiver, he had 36 receptions (750 yards-9 TDs.) Heís looking good this season with 5 catches and a TD vs. Covington Catholic. DeVier was named 1st team all-GCL South, all-city, all-Southwest Ohio District and all-state. He also stars in track for the Lancers. He earned 1st team all-city and all-state honors when he was district champ in the 200 and 400 runs (he holds the school record in both events) and finished 5th at state in the 200. He played 3 years of basketball, too. A good student active in community service, DeVierís favorite athletes are Chad Johnson & Dwayne Wade, favorite entertainers are Jamie Foxx & Dave Chappelle, and most-like-to-meet is Jerry Rice. DeVier will play football next year at Ohio State.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "DeVier is one of the best football players in Ohio and his character is just as high as his football ability." -- Tom Grippa, Football Coach