The Guillermo Diaries

The Guillermo Diaries


The Guillermo Diaries


By Jay Guillermo.

Future Tiger Jay Guillermo, one of the leaders of Clemson’s 2012 recruiting class, is doing a diary with  In this edition the All-American discusses his All-Star experience, graduating from high school and much more.

I am in North Carolina this week to see some family.  I came down with my Grandfather to see all our family here.  I will be in North Carolina until Wednesday.

I am going to try to go by and see Jonathan Bullard on Tuesday.

The All-Star game was really run.  The West had a guy Woody Barron who is committed to Virginia Tech.  He normally is a defensive end, but he played against me.  He is about 265 or 270.  They moved him to nose guard so we matched up during the game.

On the third play I pancaked him.  I stood over him and told him it was going to be just like the Virginia Tech Clemson game.  I had bought some Clemson wrist bands for the Under Armour game.  I was wearing those so I was all decked out in orange.  I think I counted six pancakes.  He was a good pass rusher.  He had a great swim move.

We ended up losing 20-14.  They blocked a punt and returned it for a touchdown to win the game.

I had a great time.  The whole week was fun.  It was great being there with the guys and telling stories.

I talked with a lot of my future teammates last week.  I talked to Patrick DeStefano some.  I saw where he dislocated his finger.  I also talked with Oliver Jones and Shaq Lawson.  I talked with Ronnie Geohaghan and Travis Blanks also.

Travis and I are both done with high school.  I am a high school grad and I’m going to Clemson.  I can’t express how excited I am to get to Clemson.



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