Laterrance Welch is a 6’1 180 pound cornerback from Lafayette, LA.
The Class of 2022 prospect attends Acadiana High School.
Welch doesn’t currently have a ranking, but he possesses offers from the Alabama Crimson Tide, Arkansas Razorbacks, Florida Gators, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Miami (FL) Hurricanes, Mississippi State Bulldogs, Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Oklahoma Sooners, Ole Miss Rebels, Tennessee Volunteers, and Texas Longhorns, among others.
In early May, he was offered by the Florida State Seminoles football program:
Blessed and honored to receive an offer from @FSUFootball @Coach_MWoodson @4thQtMentality @therealkwat @DeionSanders @DemetricDWarren @FbIberia @bartonsimmons @samspiegs @ChadSimmons_ @SWiltfong247 @DB_Precision#GoNoles @Warchant @Noles247 @AHSWRECKINRAMS pic.twitter.com/7abcNjjLdL— ¹¹ ✞ (@LtK1ng) May 6, 2020
Shortly after the offer, we caught up with Welch to learn more about his recruitment:
What was your reaction to the offer?
“It was blessing to get [and] a huge offer because some of the best corners attended that school.”
Who’d you talk to, and what was that conversation like?
“I talked to Coach Woodson. It was a great conversation—it felt like I [knew] him.”
How would you describe your game?
“Fundamental, patient, and I have great ball skills.”
What player(s) do you look up to/model your game after?
Do you plan to visit FSU when the Dead Period’s over?
“Of course; it would be a honor.”
Might you visit w/ some of your 7-on teammates?
“Yessir, I’d love to.”
What other schools do you hope/plan to visit?
“I’d love to visit as many school as I could—haven’t really planned on visiting none yet—can’t wait until the dead period is over.”
Finally, what are the biggest things you’re looking for in a school?
“Building relationships with the coaches—I don’t care what name the school has—I want to go to a school that fits me the best.”