CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Senior defensive end Romeo Okwara enters his final season with Ardrey Kell before heading to Notre Dame next fall. Recruiting site Rivals.com ranks Okwara as the 16th best recruit in the state of North Carolina. The Knights are off on week one before playing Marvin Ridge on Aug. 26.
1. What are your goals for this season--both individual and team?
Okwara: Individual goal is to play my hardest every play, every game, and our team goal is to win the state championship.
2. Other than football, what are some of your hobbies?
Okwara: Other than football I like to hang out with my friends and go to the movies.
3. Where do you go for inspiration?
Okwara: I get my inspiration from my family.
4. Why did you choose Notre Dame and what are you most looking forward to when you go play there?
Okwara: I chose Notre Dame not only because it is one of the best academic schools, but they also have a great football team, and I felt like I fit in. I’m looking forward to building a good relationship with my teammates when I get there.
5. Which game are you most looking forward to this year and why?
Okwara: I’m looking forward to the Marvin Ridge game because it is the first game of the season.