William Lay III
2017 (True Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach William Devane at Hart County H.S. … Played every position across the offensive line … Earned all-region (8-3A) accolades as a junior and senior … Team captain as a senior … Selected to participate in FCA Athens Area All-Star Game … Honor roll student that was active in National Honor Society, Secretary of State Chamber of Ambassadors, Hart County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and Leadership Hart … Lists most memorable non-athletic accomplishment as being on honor roll for 12-of-13 years from elementary school through high school.
Personal: Full name is William Ezra Eugene Lay III … Born Oct. 22, 1998 … Son of William and Leisa Lay … Oldest of two siblings … Father, William II, played basketball at Piedmont College … William III started playing football at age eight … Majoring in mechanical engineering … Aspires for a career as a robotics engineer.