Prep soccer: Don’t overlook concerning the operating backs

Sure, passing is what most highschool soccer groups do in Southern California. However championship groups are all the time in a position to run the ball efficiently, so let’s take an early have a look at operating backs to observe for in 2022.

The monitor season revealed various speedsters who can be powerful to catch after they get free. That begins with Jordan Washington of Lengthy Seashore Jordan and Dijon Stanley of Granada Hills. Stanley was the Metropolis Part 400-meter champion. Washington ran a ten.38 100 meters as a sophomore.

Delon Thompson of St. Bonaventure and Johnny Thompson of Oaks Christian have the identical final title and reside in Ventura County, however don’t get them combined up though they determine to be 1,000-yard rushers.

Gardena Serra has two standout operating backs in junior Cincere Rhaney and senior Kai Honda. What separates each is their versatility, dimension and talent to catch brief passes.

Mater Dei’s Jordan Davison tipped his expertise as a freshman. Kobe Boykin of Orange is a big-play junior. Brandon Johnson is an Arizona commit at Highland who rushed for 1,580 yards as a junior. Josh Joyner of Oxnard Pacifica is one other standout junior from Ventura County.

St. Francis has excessive hopes for Texas switch Devyn Turner. Beau Bruins of Ramona had 2,072 yards dashing and 35 touchdowns as a junior.

Junior operating again Terrell Cooks of Sierra Canyon is without doubt one of the quickest the Trailblazers have had. Sophomore Jojo Solis of Aquinas rushed for two,088 yards and 35 touchdowns as a freshman.

Center linebacker Gabe Morin of Orange Lutheran, an all-Trinity League honoree, goes to be utilizing his 225-pound physique at operating again. Santa Margarita has a promising freshman in Sklar Lendsey Vann.

Within the Metropolis Part, Mikah Kindell of Mendez rushed for 1,746 yards as a junior. Robert Lamar of Venice had practically 800 yards for the Metropolis Division I champions.