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Max Savedra
80  Max Savedra

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Del Valle

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 255

Position:
TE

Experience:
HS

Dave Campbell's Texas Top-300 player as a senior at Del Valle High School in El Paso ... rated the no. 92 tight end in the country by Scout.com ... listed as one of the top tight ends in Texas by recruiting analyst Max Emfinger ... first Team All-District 2-4A tight end as a junior and senior ... second team All-City pick as a senior, and honorable mention All-City as a junior ... second team All-District selection as a sophomore ... used primarily as a blocking tight end during his prep career, but still totaled 45 catches for 500 yards and 11 touchdowns ... had 23 receptions for 278 yards and four scores as a senior, along with 47 pancake blocks ... graded out at 87 percent as a blocker for his career ... three-year varsity letterwinner for coach Jesse Perales, seeing action at tight end and defensive end ... helped Del Valle High to a 9-3 record as a senior, including district and bi-district titles ... participated in the El Paso County High School All-Star Game ... also recruited heavily by Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, TCU, Texas A&M and Texas Tech ... played basketball for three years and was a member of Del Valle's track and field team for all four years, throwing the discus and shot put ... involved with the Link Crew for three years as a prep, an organization devoted to helping freshmen adjust to high school ... he wears a size 16 shoe and runs the 40 in 4.9 seconds ... parents are Maximino, Sr. and Eileen Savedra ... has one brother and one sister ... full name is Maximino Savedra, Jr. ... last name is pronounced Suh-vay-druh ... born 3/28/90 (San Diego, Calif.).