Leonard Paulk
Leonard Paulk

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Columbia, S.C.

High School:
Richland Northeast

Position:
Sprints


High School: Competed in the 100, 200 and 400-meter dash while also serving as a member of the 4x100 and 4x400 relay ... An outstanding student who was a member of the National Honor Society, Senior House, Palmetto Boys State and the Omicron Iota Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity ... Named Richland Northeast's Outstanding Senior, Most Athletic and Mr. Northeast ... Also holds membership in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Personal: Full name is Leonard Revell Paulk III ... Prefers to go by nickname of Scoota Son of Leonard and Sonya Paulk ... Plans to major in education with a minor in athletic training ... Lists drawing as top hobby ... Spent summer working as a recreational aide at the Boys and Girls Club (youth center) ... Brother Rodney earned freshman All-America honors last season as a member of the South Carolina football program while cousin Tim (Paulk) was an All-Southeastern Conference linebacker at Florida and a seventh-round draft choice of the Atlanta Falcons in 1991.