April 11, 2011

Canadian checking out the Vols

Canada isn't exactly known for its football exports, but defensive end Faith Ekakitie is hoping to change that one day. The 6-foot-2, 255-pound athlete moved from his parents' home in Canada a few years ago to play sports in America. Now at Lake Forest Academy in Lake Forest, Ill., Ekakitie was once a basketball player before receiving the almost 20 scholarship offers he now has for his play on the gridiron.

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