Calvin Stitt, born in Brighton, began his #Britball career with the Sussex Thunder Youth team, before heading stateside.
With the opportunity to continue ballin’ across the pond, Calvin has spent the past two years under centre with the Artesia High School Pioneers in Lakewood California.
The young Britballer displayed accuracy and good decision making, utilising his Southpaw status to confound defences alongside his ability to throw on the run:
Now returned to our fair shores with a wealth of hard-earned experience, Calvin will be heading to SGS College this September to join the Bristol Academy of Sport Pride football programme.
The Bristol Academy PRIDE is an Elite American Football Academy for Britbalelrs aged 16-19. Founded in 2009 the Pride ensure students are supported by an experienced coaching, mentoring and support staff that will allow them every opportunity to take personal responsibility in developing sporting and academic excellence. Coach Ben Herod and his team have had great success in finding British Ballers’ opportunities take a shot at fulfilling their American Football dreams in the US – including a number of young athletes heading stateside to play this Autumn, as discussed in this week’s State of the Nation.