"Grimsley's D.J. ReaderD.J. Reader Offensive Line
Greensboro, NC View Full Profile cites Clemson's young exciting team and staff as a main reason for signing."
As a senior, he had had 70 tackles and 12 sacks last fall. Offensive guard who could also play DT in college. Reader is also a standout baseball pitcher with a 90 mph fastball. Last spring at Grimsley High, he compiled a 3-1 record and a 1.50 ERA as a pitcher. He also batted .545 and hit three home runs. Reader is also the starting center for his high school basketball team. Attended Clemson's junior day in March. #25 rated player and 4 star recruit based on the 2012 AthleteVault NC/SC Rankings.