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Yeatman Now has Best of Both Worlds

Yeatman Now has Best of Both Worlds

Notre Dame recently added a new member to it's 2006 football recruiting class in Will Yeatman of Rancho Bernardo high school (Poway, Calif.). Yeatman intended to attend Notre Dame on a lacrosse scholarship his freshman year, while walking onto the football team. Yeatman will still be at Notre Dame, but he will arrive as a scholarship football player.

Will Yeatman (6-6, 255-pounds) was ready to proceed as planned; he would primarily be a lacrosse player his freshman year. He would be able to practice with the football team, but he wouldn't be eligible to participate in games. Those plans changed as Yeatman received a call from Notre Dame head football coach Charlie Weis. "It's pretty nice. It's pretty awesome that coach Weis gave me the...

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