August 21, 2008

2010 DL prospect Curtis Virges

West Point junior defensive lineman Curtis Virges was a man among boys in his first year at the varsity level last season.

Now the 6-foot-3 Virges has added 18-pounds in the offseason to boost his weight up to 307-pounds and is beginning to draw interest from recruiters.

"I'm just taking it like a normal student would," Virges said of the recruiting process. "I'm just doing what I can. I'm just trying to stay focused so that I can get an understanding of what is going on right now."

Virges and his Green Wave teammates were invited to attend a Mississippi State practice last week and Virges left impressed.

"Mostly what I liked was the drills they did," Virges said. "I liked the way the coaches made them hustle on the field. You got chosen to be on scholarship, you've gotta show how you go there."

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