Elijah Gurley – Taylor University
Why did you choose Taylor as your final destination?
I love the campus atmosphere, and the coaching staff has built up a great culture that I’m excited to be a part of.
What was the turning point that made you want to play football in college?
When I was a Sophmore, I broke my hand and missed some time during the season. It made me realize how much I loved the sport and that I didn’t want to lose it again.
What is your favorite moment from your football career?
Winning the district championship had been the greatest experience so far in my playing career.
What is your biggest goal once you get to Taylor?
I just want to work hard out there, get the team to win a conference championship, and make the playoffs.
Describe your journey from early football experiences to now.
My hard work has really paid off and I’m excited about how I have developed my game.