July 19, 2019

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Diamond in the Rough: Carline Davis

Carline Davis is a 5’10 160lbs junior two-time all-district, first team all-metro cornerback at Higgins High School in Marrero, Louisiana. Davis runs a 4.46 in the 40-yard dash, his vertical is 33”, he can bench is 185lbs, and can squat 375lbs.

How long have you been playing football and what do you love about football?

I have been playing football since I was five years old. I have loved football since I started playing it with my family and friends. My grandpa is the one who how really pushed me into playing football, and in general I just love the game of football.

What are somethings that football has taught you?

Football has taught me how to be a leader, a motivator, it has taught me how to work for stuff that I want, and it has given me a better perspective in life about being a better man.

Who are your biggest motivators?

My mentor coach Sean who has been coaching me since I was playing park ball and my coach at Higgins Skyler Green.

What is your greatest strength on the football field?

Because I have very good range for a defensive back I would say that my range and recognition is my greatest strength.

What have you been focusing on trying to get better at?

I have been focusing on trying to improve my footwork, get better at watching film and recognizing plays.

What are your expectations for next season?

My goal for next season is to just get better one game at a time and my personal goal is to get more recognition and more offers from colleges.