Clemson verbal commitment Patrick Destefano took his official visit to Clemson over the weekend. TheClemsonInsider.com caught up with the future Tiger offensive lineman to get the details on his visit.
How did Patrick enjoy the official visit to Clemson?
DeStefano: It was great. For us there were nine official visitors. A lot of it was getting the paperwork out of the way. It is hard to believe there are only five weeks left in my high school career and I will be a Clemson Tiger.
Who came with Patrick on the visit?
DeStefano: My mom and dad came with me. My sister came over and joined us for the big dinner.
What was the highlight of the visit?
DeStefano: Really the highlight was just hanging out with a lot of my closer friends like Bradley, Jay and Oliver.
How did the visit rate on a scale of one to ten?
DeStefano: I would give it a 20.
How did your parents enjoy the visit?
DeStefano: They really enjoyed it. Friday was rough because we played in Sumter. We didn’t get to the hotel until about 2 AM. I know they had a great time though.
What did you do Saturday night with your player host?
DeStefano: Reid Webster was my host. He was awesome. He really opened up his houst to just. We really just hung out.
Tell us about the conversations with the coaches?
DeStefano: The coaches are still in honeymoon mood. I told Reid I am going to look back at these days when I am getting my butt chewed out. They told me to come ready to work. I am probably the smallest offensive lineman coming in at 258 pounds. No single aspect of my game is ready for Division 1 football. I have a lot of work to do to get my body ready and work on my technique. I am ready to get started.
Do you hear about any commitments this weekend?
DeStefano: We actually spent a lot of time with Jonathan Bullard. It seemed like he had a really good time. I stayed away from the running backs. They are a different breed.