Posted On: 06/25/20 5:17 PM

Each of these four players were some of the top rushers in the state in 2019, along with each rushing for over 1,500 yds. As the 2020 season approaches, we wanted to highlight their accomplishments from 2019, while previewing what is to come this season.

Jacob DuRocher (Rochester HS)- Good height and weight with durable frame. A versitile player who has the ability to make an impact both as a runner and pass catcher. Solid burst and foot quickness off snap, in order to hit the hole quickly. Good upper and lower body play strength to escape contact at the LOS. Solid acceleration into the second level, after initial contact. Good balance to regain base and maintain his physical running ability into the second and third level. Solid overall speed, shows enough to break chunk runs, but not a consistent home run threat. Good hands, hands catcher with good transition in order to get upfield quickly. Showed the ability to split out in the slot and be an effective downfield target. Overall, a powerful straight line runner in the run game that will wear down defenses and a versatile weapon out of the backfield as either a safety valve or

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