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Wymer A Force At Center (And Tight End)

Posted: February 15, 2013 at 7:20 a.m.

Josiah Wymer of Springdale goes up strong Feb. 1 against Jake Killingsworth of Rogers High at King Arena in Rogers.
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Josiah Wymer of Springdale goes up strong Feb. 1 against Jake Killingsworth of Rogers High at King Arena in Rogers.

Most high school centers don’t get noticed by Southeastern Conference schools looking to sign a tight end with good hands and quick feet.

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Josiah Wymer

SCHOOL: Springdale High

CLASS: Junior

HEIGHT: 6-5

WEIGHT: 263

NOTABLE: Headed into this week averaging 5.6 points and 4.0 rebounds per game. ... Has a scholarship offer to play football at Arkansas Tech, and he’s garnered attention from Arkansas and Auburn. ... Caught 10 passes for 110 yards and two touchdown this past football season.

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