NAME: Jaleel Hytchye
SCHOOL: LaSalle High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2013
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Signing Letter of Intent
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'11"-170 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Forest Park
PARENTS: Dayle & Karen Hytchye
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My cousin Cameron Cole."
FUTURE GOAL: NFL, CFB All-American, sports broadcaster
Lancer senior Jaleel Hytchye is the reigning GCL South track champion in the 100, 200 and 400 runs. He is also the reigning district champ in the 100 and regional champ in the 200 run.
His sophomore year, Jaleel was a key cog in the 4x800 relay team that won the Ohio state championship. "Jaleel played an instrumental role in our program winning the state track title in 2011. It's rare to see a sophomore succeed at that level," said track coach Frank Russo.
Jaleel also played football at cornerback and this past season had 30 tackles and 2 interceptions, earning 2nd team GGCL, 2nd team SWO district and 1st team all-Tristate honors. He has committed to the University of Kentucky for football.
A good student active in community service, his favorite athlete is Patrick Peterson, favorite entertainer is Drake, favorite book is The Land, favorite movie is Jason's Lyric and most-like-to-meet are Drake and Deion Sanders.
COACH'S QUOTE – "During my 30 years of coaching, I've never worked with an athlete with such great range of speed and endurance. Qualifying to the state championship in 5 different events from the 100 meter dash to the 3200m relay validates just how special his talent is."
— Frank Russo, Track Coach
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