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2025 4-Star EDGE Julius Holly: Alpharetta HS (GA)

Alpharetta, Georgia - Meet Julius Holly, a rising force on the football field from Alpharetta High School in Georgia. Standing tall at 6’4” and weighing in at 235lbs, this 4-star 2025 EDGE prospect is making waves in the world of high school football. In an exclusive interview, Holly shared insights into his journey, influences, and aspirations within the sport.

"I started playing football when I was 11 in the 5th grade. We just moved to NJ from Singapore. My parents always had me and my siblings in sports. They wanted me and my brother to play," recalls Holly, reflecting on his early introduction to the game. This familial encouragement laid the foundation for his burgeoning passion for football.

Central to Holly's development as a player is the mentorship of his position coach, Marcus Howard. "My position coach Marcus Howard. He's been the one person has made me who I am besides my parents. I've been honored to have him as my coach and trainer since freshman year," acknowledges Holly, highlighting the pivotal role of Howard in shaping his skills and mindset on the field.

With recruitment season in full swing, Holly finds himself at the epicenter of attention from college programs across the nation. "Recruitment is going great. I’ve been blessed with a lot of offers. It really took off in January and its been a ride," shares Holly. As he navigates through the offers and interest, Holly remains focused on his upcoming visits and the prospect of committing during the summer.

Amidst rigorous offseason training, Holly has made significant strides in preparation for the upcoming season. "Lots of Training. I decided in season to hang up my basketball shoes and dedicate my time fully on football. I started a 4k high protein diet. I put on a good 25lbs. Lifting four days a week and position training 2 to 3 times a week," reveals Holly, underscoring his commitment to elevating his game to new heights.

Off the field, Holly draws inspiration from his father and basketball legend Kobe Bryant. "My dad is my biggest role model and inspiration. Whenever I seek advice he's the only one I go to. And generally speaking, I always think of Kobe Bryant, his work ethic, and his determination to be the best while going against the greatest," reflects Holly, echoing the values of perseverance and excellence instilled by his role models.

As Julius Holly continues to carve his path in the world of football, his dedication, talent, and unwavering resolve serve as testaments to his potential as a future star in the sport. With eyes set on the horizon, this formidable EDGE prospect from Alpharetta High School is poised to leave an indelible mark on the gridiron.

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