Huskies Offer Towering African New to American Football

Collins Achimpong has played nine organized football matches at any level.

two years ago.

However, the lack of experience for this 6-foot-8, 230-pound athlete from Vermont Prep Academy in Anaheim, California, didn’t frighten any of the college recruits.

Certainly not those from the University of Washington.

It made them even more intrigued by this teenager from Ghana in West Africa.

On Monday, Achimbong received an offer for a football scholarship from the Kalen DeBoer Husky crew, giving him six in all. Others drawn to the big kid from halfway around the world are UCLA, Utah, Colorado, San Jose State, and San Diego State.