Cal Looking For Love

Cal Looking For Love

The Cal Bears hosted a trio of visitors this weekend on campus in Berkeley –two high school recruits and one transfer student –Nyan Boateng, who will be enrolling this spring.

Along with Verbum Dei defensive end Justin Edison, the Bears also hosted Hamilton (AZ) safety Glenn Love this weekend.

Love is a prospect that has come on late after having missed his junior season with an injured tibia tendon. However, Love rebounded for a strong senior season, helping lead his Hamilton squad to the Arizona 5A state championship game where he was named MVP. Love also garnered All-State honors as well on the season.

"It was a good visit," said Love. "The coaches that recruited me, Coach (Ron) Gould and Coach (Todd) Littlejohn were very helpful. I got to know Coach Tedford a lot better too, and we had time to spend together.

Love is an excellent student, with a 3.8 GPA and plans to major in engineering.

"Cal is one of the best schools in the nation academically," said Love. "Cal and UCLA are pretty similar academically but Cal has a better engineering program.

"We toured the campus and got to talk to some of the professors and got to see what it's like to be a student there.

Love enjoyed all of his visits so far, including UCLA and Arizona and all are still among his favorites.

"There weren't a lot of students around at Cal right now but I liked the guys I met," said Love. "At UCLA, the kids are pretty nice, too."

Love is considering taking a final visit to Nevada, but also noted that he may forgo any more trips and make his choice in the near future.

Love is being recruited by Cal as a free safety.


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