Posted On: 05/6/20 5:22 AM

Six quarters of football – that is all Anoka’s David Ayeni David Ayeni 6'2" | LB Anoka | 2021 State MN was able to play during the 2019 season as an injury cut his junior season short. Then, he re-injured himself playing on the basketball team. Now, he is back doing rehab. Despite his extremely limited junior resume’, Ayeni has college football programs trying to get him to commit.
"The season wasn’t what we expected – definitely not for me," Ayeni said. "The end of the first half of the second game, I broke my ankle, and I was out for the rest of the season. It was disappointing and hard to watch the games we lost. There was nothing I could do about it."
A full-time linebacker, Ayeni was hurt on the other side of the ball.
"I played some receiver along with linebacker. I was running a fade route where it was pretty much a jump ball. The corner landed on my ankle."
A surgery, three screws, and a plate later, Ayeni was unable to start rehabbing for six weeks.
"Rehab was frustrating," Ayeni admitted. "I play basketball as well, and I tried to rush back. I was too eager to

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