Video: A Look at the High School Career of Tavon Austin

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

When not covering the latest news in South Baltimore, I do a lot of work in the sports video and television industry.  Here is a video piece I produced for MaxPreps, a great national high school sports website, about the record-breaking high school career of Dunbar running back, Tavon Austin.

I’ve been privileged to see some of the greatest high school teams and players come through Baltimore and Maryland in the last 10 years and Austin was by far the most outstanding football player I’ve ever seen play live.  He’s been a local high school football legend since his sophomore year at Dunbar – he always dazzled  big crowds, smashed long-standing records and showed up big at the most crucial times.

Tavon is projected as a 1st round pick in next week’s NFL Draft, here’s a look back at his High School career of Tavon Austin with his high school coach, Lawrence Smith:


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