Will Helms is a 2018 graduate of the University of South Carolina where he studied marketing and management. While in college he wrote for Gamecock Central on the Rivals.com network and several high school football publications including Friday Night Football and FloSports. Upon graduation, he moved back to his native Charlotte, North Carolina and started doing SAT and ACT prep for high school athletes. His goal is to provide clarity and assistance on the academic components of the college recruiting process.
Ed has always had a passion to help others and began to do so in the late 1980’s. Ed served as an Assistant Men’s Varsity Football and Basketball Coach at Phillips Jr. High School, Chapel Hill, NC. Ed served as an Assistant Men’s Varsity Basketball Coach at Hillsborough Orange High School, Hillsborough, NC. Ed served as an Assistant Men’s Varsity Football and Basketball Coach at Chapel Hill High School, Chapel Hill, NC. Ed served as a Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Coach at the University of North Carolina in 2001.
Ed is currently the NC State Director for the Carolina Bowl. The Carolina Bowl assist middle school kids in North and South Carolina with improving their football skills and the recruiting process for football scholarships. Several kids who have competed in the Carolina Bowl Games went on to start as freshman on their high school varsity football teams. Ed has helped several kids obtain college scholarships throughout the years. Ed is currently helping kids with the college recruiting process.
Garrett is a scout/contributor covering the state of North Carolina. He received his bachelor’s degree in 2019 from the University of South Carolina in Sport and Entertainment Management. Garrett served as a Gamecock Football Equipment Manager and has been working in football scouting. He constantly studies football stats and film on the high school, college and NFL levels. Garrett was a student at The Scouting Academy and currently lives in Charlotte, NC.