By Madeline Kinloch,
Monsignor Donovan High School
TOMS RIVER–Bradley Henson Jr of Surf City. a senior offensive guard from Monsignor Donovan High School signed his National Letter of Intent to play for the University of North Carolina Tarheels.
Henson originally slated to attend the University of Virginia made up his mind mid-December to head south to UNC. ”Once I went down to North Carolina, saw the campus and talked to UNC coach Larry Fedora, I knew it was the place for me,” Henson said.
Bradley has been a four year starter for Donovan football playing all positions on the offensive line. During his freshman and sophomore years Brad participated with Habitat for Humanity and was a member of Student Council. Presently he helps out with the Head Start program and is an anchor for the school television station MDTV.
Brad has been named the No. 13 guard in the nation by CBS Sports.com, and was listed the No. 25 guard in the country by Scout.com. He was rated the No. 11 player in New Jersey and the No. 26 offensive guard in the country by Rivals.com, and named first-team all-state. He was ranked among the top 25 offensive guards in the nation by ESPN.com