2007 (Freshman): Worked as reserve center behind Hamilton Holliday and Bradley Vierling... Continues to add bulk from weightroom effort... Saw limited action in four games at center... Named team's Offensive Scout of the Week after season opener vs. Richmond.
2006 (Redshirt): Redshirted as a freshman... Earned postseason Offensive Scout Most Valuable Player Award from coaches... Received Offensive Scout of the Week honors after Ole Miss and Duke games.
Personal: William Joseph Bailey II... Son of Joe and Stacy Bailey...Dad is self-employed; mom is a teacher at rival high school...Has two younger brothers, Jacob and Joshua... Current Auburn QB Brandon Cox graduated from Hewitt-Trussville, as did former Alabama QB standout Jay Barker... Enjoys lifting, recreational basketball and hanging out with his friends. High school: Selected as offensive team captain... Three-year letter winner, two-year starter on offensive line... Allowed one quarterback sack playing left tackle as senior, helping team to 6-5 record and first round of 6A playoffs... Named Second Team All-Metro squad by Birmingham News behind one of nation's top recruits, Andre Smith... Squad went 7-4 in 2004, again advancing to first round of playoffs... Played catcher on varsity baseball squad as a junior...Named as Who Who's Among American High School Students... National Honor Society member...Involved in school's FCA activities.