- May 28, 2020
WESTFIELD, IN — The Best of the Midwest Combine is one of the top football camps in the country and draws top talent yearly. Which makes it a must-stop for Buckeye Scoop every year. This year we were met with some surprise when 2022 four-star offensive tackle Kiyaunta Goodwin out of Charlestown (IN) High School showed up unexpectedly. As a result, we got to catch up with one of Ohio State’s top offensive tackle prospects.
For those of you that are unfamiliar with Goodwin’s story, he has lost roughly 126 pounds since the start of his high school career and that weight loss not only reshaped his body but his recruitment. In speaking to Goodwin he has always had the mindset of being the top offensive tackle of the country and his frame now backs that up. To start our interview Goodwin talked about his weight loss and that alpha dog mentality. He also explained why he showed up to Best of the Midwest and how he embraces being a leader.
Regardless, the majority of our interview...