Player: K.J. Brent
Position: Wide Receiver
School: Marvin Ridge High School
Location: Waxhaw, N.C.
College/Scholarships: Has committed to attend South Carolina after also receiving offers from Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Stanford and Wisconsin.
Career Highlights: Earned first-team All-Southern Carolina Conference, first-team All-Union County and first-team all-region honors as a junior...Invited to the 2009 National Underclassman Ultimate 100 Camp in Atlanta, Ga. and named most valuable wide receiver...Nominated to play in the Under Armour All-America game.
Community Service: Volunteers through St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Charlotte every Wednesday night during the winter months, setting up beds, showers and hot meals for the homeless and poverty stricken in the area...Serves on the superintendent representatives board for the Union County Public Schools.
Quote: "I quickly learned that while (serving the homeless) something may not be a big deal to others, it means the world to the people we are serving. It certainly made me further appreciate all I have."