Posted On: 08/5/20 1:25 PM

Overview

We wanted to take a look at which player in the 2022 class provided the most value to their squad. Rankings, awards, and everything else were completely thrown out the window. We wanted to see which team would take the biggest hit without their star player. We gave you a list of candidates and our final pick below!


The Contenders

Jashawn JohnsonJashawnJohnson5'10" | DBHoffman Estates | 2022StateIL, ATH, Hoffman Estates

One of the more unheralded recruits in the state of Illinois, but don’t underestimate his ability, this kid is a baller. Johnson was spectacular in 2019, doubling as a wide receiver and defensive back for the Hawks. His ability to stretch a defense and make a game-changing play is immeasurable. However, the Hawks finished 4-5 last season and just missed out on the playoffs. Obviously, this wasn’t Johnson’s fault, but it would be tough for me to give him the nod over multiple prospects who were on State Championship caliber teams.  

Tyler MorrisTylerMorris6'0" | WRNazareth | 2022StateIL, WR, Nazareth

If you haven’t seen the film of Mr. Morris, you are missing out. This kid is electrifying with the football and runs as good

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