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Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Darlene Camacho

Toure Douglas

THE BASICS

Position: WR
Height: 6-4
Weight: 192
Hometown: Vineland, New Jersey
High School/Previous School: Vineland High School

Coach Mangurian on Douglas: Tall, fast outside receiver. Adjust well to the deep ball. Can catch with arms extended, away from his body. Ran past everyone in high school, will have to be more creative as a route runner, but shows good body control. Dynamic personality, will be good for our locker room. Has confidence and strong work ethic. Tremendous potential, tools to be a match up problem.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Vineland High School in Vineland, N.J. ... Played for head coach Josh Hedgeman … Captain of the Fighting Clan his senior season … Two-time Cape Atlantic League All-Star … Scholar-Athlete with a GPA of 4.34 … Turned down scholarship offers from Lehigh and Bryant … Also lettered in winter and spring Track.

INTENDED MAJOR: Business

PERSONAL:  Parents are Marcia and Lawrence Douglas ... Has two older siblings Melecia Douglas-Perren and Travis Douglas.

FUN FACT:  Douglas is president of his senior class and was recently crowned Mr. Vineland.

WHY COLUMBIA?  “I fell in love with the atmosphere and the football program.”

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