May 24, 2007

Wartime for Whittington

There is no off-season for Norco (Calif.) outside linebacker Damion Whittington.

The 6-foot-1, 225-pound junior has been going to as many camps and combines as possible over the last two months, trying to grab the attention of a major Division-I program.

"I wanted to come into the (Palo Alto NIKE Camp) and show that I can come in and compete against the top guys," Whittington said. "I just started to get attention as a pretty good player and wanted to come out and show that I can play with the best, and dominate the best."

Whittington may owe some of his success at the camps to fellow Norco High School graduate, and current University of Southern California 2007 commit, Jordan Campbell.

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