Notre Dame Football Recruiting

Coach: 2021 WR Dont'e Thornton Is "A Unicorn"

February 10, 2020

When college coaches ask Rich Holzer about Donte Thornton Jr.‍, the Mount St. Joseph High School head coach describes his 2021 Maryland wide receiver as “a unicorn.”

“I tell that to all of the college coaches because I’ve had high-profile recruits before; they were good kids and had decent grades, but he’s got the whole package,” Holzer says of Thornton. “I haven’t had a kid like this before.

“He was class president. He has like a 3.

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