UMass has announced that Justin Halas a 6-2 240 pd LB from Phelan CA has signed with the Minutemen.
Halas played last year for Victor Valley Junior College . Dave Hoover, a member of UMass' National Championship Coaching staff, is head coach there.
Halas' Scout.com page is here .
He drew recruiting interest from UTEP, USC, Arizona State, Fresno State and San Diego State.
Made first team Junior College All-State, Gridwire All-American, and Junior College All-American.
Key stat: 6-2, 240 and runs a 4.6 forty...
Welcome to UMass Justin! You made the right choice.
UPDATE: This article has some quotes by Halas.