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Skinner's Hold Out Pays Off

Skinner's Hold Out Pays Off

6', 195-pound quarterback Riley Skinner had heard from the Demon Deacons all season long. Though the Deacs continued to show interest in The Bolles School (Fla.) gunslinger, no offer had come through from the Deacons. That all changed this past Friday when the Wake Forest coaching staff offered him a full scholarship to Wake Forest University.

"I guess I had been talking to them all season," Riley Skinner said. "I didn't really know how that was going to end up during the year from what it was looking like. I knew they signed a quarterback earlier this summer." Still, Skinner held out hope. "They were always my top choice because I had been up to the school before and Coach Elrod, my recruiting coordinator, he was awesome," Skinner... Recommended Stories

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