Posted On: 11/20/20 12:01 PM

The season is set to start at an unconventional time in the spring because of covid. This gives the incoming sophomores and juniors to further develop themselves before the season starts. Today we will be taking a look at the Interstate Central Eight Conference and the Varsity Newcomers to watch.

 

Brandon Hampton #40 - Class of 2021 - MLB, FB - Manteno

Hampton was a solid contributor to Manteno's defensive efforts throughout the 2019 season. he has 23.5 tackles (20 solos), 7 assists, and 2 TFL. Hampton sheds blocks at the point of attack effectively allowing him to get his eyes on the ballcarrier. He is a good tackler who squares up and wraps the ball carrier up driving him to the ground. Eyes are set upon Hampton to reproduce and become one of the key stars on this Manteno defense.

 

Dawson Piper #20 - Class of 2023 - RB, OLB - Peotone

Piper played most of his games on JV in the 2019 season where he tore up his competition. He did have 2 carries for 6 yards in Peotone's last playoff game. Piper has great vision allowing him to see cutback lanes to burst through allowing

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