Posted On: 07/20/20 7:00 AM

There are times when small school student-athletes get overlooked, but there are several players from the two Kansas Eight-Man divisions scattered in the Class of 2021 Top 200.

Here is a look at the six highest-ranked Eight-Man players of the Senior Class of 2021. Each of them hopes to lead their respective teams to the state title games in Newton.

OL, Harlan ObiohaHarlanObioha6'1" | OLHoxie | 2021StateKS, 6’1”, 300, Hoxie (Ranked No. 9) – Obioha has a football frame that can’t be overlooked. He is a huge young man playing at a small school. The highest-ranked 8 Man player in the rankings, was an honorable mention for the 2019 All-State 8M Division I team.

OL, Tra BarrientesTraBarrientes5'9" | OLSylvan Lucas | 2021StateKS, 5’9”, 225, Sylvan-Lucas (Ranked No. 89) – Knox was named to 8M II’s All-State team in 2019. Barrientes has a quick first step and plays to the whistle.

ATH, Colin JunenmanColinJunenman6'1" | WRHanover | 2021StateKS, 6’1”, 180, Hanover (Ranked No. 141) – Junenman can play multiple positions and his speed is a factor on special team units. He could play right away at the lower collegiate levels.

DL, Kolby TalbotKolbyTalbot6'0" | DLAxtell | 2021StateKS, 6’0”, 220, Axtell (Ranked No. 156) – Talbot is quick to attack and

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