Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Rickey Hatley

Fr., DL, 6-4, 245, Atlanta, Texas (Atlanta HS)
Defensive line prospect who has the size and frame to fit nicely with the Tiger program … Won 1st-Team All-District and 1st-Team All-Area honors as a senior for Atlanta High School, as well as taking home 2nd-Team All-State honors according to the Associated Press … The Texas Sports Writers Association rated him as a 1st-Team All-State pick, as well … Three-sport standout who was also a three-year letterman in basketball and track, winning a district championship in the shot put and discus … High school coach – Matt McClure … Parents – Rickey & Latisha Hatley … Lists hobbies as fishing and riding horses … Plans to major in physical therapy at Mizzou … Mizzou’s campus and the support services for the football student-athletes stood out to him during the recruiting process, as well as the family feel to the program.