Colleges court Blythewood ballers

BLYTHEWOOD – Cam Smith is not the only member of Westwood’s athletics departments to catch the interest of collegiate programs. Redhawk hoopers Unique Drake, Maliyah Lockett and Nyah Leveretter are among the latest to receive college offers.

Drake has received offers from the University of Massachusetts and South Carolina State and Lockett has drawn interest Longwood University and Georgia Southern. Leveretter picked up offers from North Carolina State and Kentucky.

Standout Redhawk guard Russell Jones has racked up a pair of offers from Lenoir-Rhyne and Catawba College.

Blythewood High School senior Tre Jackson has drawn an offer from Florida Gulf Coast, the school that made a miraculous run to sweet 16 as 15-seed in the 2013 NCAA tournament.