Posted On: 09/5/20 9:38 AM

The Parsons Vikings lost their season opener 42-12 to Anderson County, but Tanner Barcus posted eye-opening numbers in the defeat.

Here is a scouting report on the Vikings who produced in the season opener.

Offensive Stars of the Game

WR, Tanner Barcus 5’10”, 175 – Barcus showed that he could be a solid position slot receiver at the next level. The Parsons senior caught six balls for 132 yards. He found the end zone once on a 56-yard reception. Barcus can break tackles and has a frame for also being a solid blocking end. Junior colleges should give Barcus a look.

QB, Ethan HoukEthanHouk6'1" | QBParsons | 2021StateKS, 6’1”, 195 (’21 Ranked No. 147) – Houk, who is being looked at by NAIA colleges, had an up-and-down night. He threw for one score and ran for another in the 42-12 loss. Houk was under pressure all game and was tackled for losses seven different times. Houk does have a solid pocket presence and a big arm. NAIA and JUCO recruiters should continue to keep an eye on Houk.

WR, Dion Sylvester, 5’8”, 160 – Sylvester is a Class of 2022 talent to put in your memory banks. He is super speedy and

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