Making his mark

Jordan Poland making an impact with his athleticism and attitude

Updated: August 13, 2012, 2:40 PM ET
By Blair Angulo | WeAreSC
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- A group of seagulls squawked as a warm beach breeze swept through Country Day School's football field last week, the only noise aside from the coaches' whistles and cars zipping past the adjacent boulevard. It was relatively serene until suddenly Jordan Poland decided it was a little too quiet.

"Wake up!" the USC commit yelled. And just like that, the 6-foot-7 offensive lineman got his teammates' attention.

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