WEST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE - Unanimous choice as a first team All-Western State Conference cornerback... Defensive MVP and honoralbe mention all-state pick... Finished sophomore season with five interceptions... Was a first team JC Gridwire preseason All-American prior to the 2001 season... Arrived in Manhattan in time to participate in 2002 spring drills... Coached by Darryl Holmes.
DORSEY HS - Co-Defensive Player of the Year and team captain... All-Coliseum League as senior... Second team all-league pick as sophomore... Started and lettered for two seasons... High school coach was Paul Knox.... Went entire senior season as CB without allowing a TD pass.
PERSONAL - Born 11/12/82 in Los Angeles... Parents are Barbera Wilbert and Louis Lavender, Sr.