Sunday, February 14, 2016

Deloatch commits to Temple

Romond Deloatch, a senior wideout at Phoebus High School in Hampton, Va., gave an oral commitment to play football at Temple Sunday night.

Deloatch commits to Temple


Romond Deloatch, a senior wideout at Phoebus High School in Hampton, Va., gave an oral commitment to play football at Temple  Sunday night.

The 6-foot-4, 213-pounder was on an official visit to the Owls North Broad Street campus this weekend.  He was originally only scheduled to visit Temple on Friday then take an official visit to Virginia Tech on Saturday and Sunday.

However, Deloatch opted to stay at Temple the entire weekend. Virginia Tech did not offer him. He chose the Owls over scholarship offers from Cincinnati,  East Carolina  and Marshall.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

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