Posted On: 07/29/20 8:20 AM

As we move closer and closer to the start of the football season, it is important that we highlight as many players as possible.

With that said, we are going to take a look at the top skill position players from as many districts as possible in the state before fall camps begin.

Some of these players are already receiving college interest, while others are looking to catch the eye of that right coach.

James Wartick - Algona

There will be plenty of production that needs to be replaced on the Algona offense this coming fall.

While Class of 2022 prospect Tyler ManskeTylerManske6'2" | QBAlgona | 2022IA returns at quarterback, the Bulldogs lost the likes of University of Iowa walk-on Wyatt Wegener, Garrett Schmidt and Sammonte Bawden from the unit.

James Wartick, though, appears primed to step in as the leading receiver for Manske. Last year, Wartick caught nine passes for 180 yards and a touchdown, helping lead Algona to the Class 2A state semifinals.

Wartick is also a force on defense, having recorded six sacks and 11 tackles for loss with two fumble recoveries.

Colten Woltman - Cherokee

The Cherokee offense had some bright moments a year ago, and for the

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