Wall to play football at ECSU

Lancaster High’s Tafari Wall recently signed a letter of intent to play football for Elizabeth City State University. From left are (front row) Bruce and Jackie Strebel, Wall, his mother and siblings, Debra Strebel, Hashem Wall and Isa Wall; (next row) principal Butch Gross and football coach Draper Washington. Photo by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

Lancaster High School senior quarterback Tafari Wall will play football in North Carolina next fall for the Vikings. On National Signing Day, February 7, Wall signed a letter of intent to play for Division II Elizabeth City State University (ECSU).

Wall, 18, of Irvington transferred to LHS in the fall of 2017 from JR Tucker High School in Richmond and played one season for the varsity Red Devils. He played varsity football for three years at JR Tucker, where he played quarterback and free safety…