Bobbi Duval is in her third year as the associate recruiting coordinator for the Fighting Illini football team. She began her career as a graduate assistant in 2004, dealing with all aspects of football operations. Duval's responsibilities include recruiting prospective athletes on campus, coordinating recruiting visits, all recruiting mailings, organization of film and data entry and assisting with various aspects of recruiting.
Duval previously worked in the Operations office as a student intern in pursuit of her undergraduate degree in leisure studies. During her time as a student, she also served as a football manager in the equipment office and a Volunteer Illini Recruiter.
Duval earned a degree in leisure studies with a concentration in sport management from Illinois in the spring of 2004. A native of nearby Royal, Ill., Duval served as a summer intern at the Duke Energy Corporation in Charlotte, N.C., and as a sportswriter for The Leader in Ogden, Ill.