Posted On: 12/30/20 5:02 PM

These 5 defensive players from the class of 2023 should start seeing college coaches on their radars soon and should start seeing offers rolling in!


Mari LawtonMariLawtonDLSouth Charleston | 2023StateWV South Charleston High School 2023 DL

Mari had a dominant sophomore season for South Charleston. He showed great quickness of the edge and showed the raw ability to rush the passer using his athleticism. His first step is insanely quick and once he fully grows into his frame he’ll be just as dominant as his older brother Zeiqui LawtonZeiquiLawton6'3" | DLSouth Charleston | 2021StateWV. He shows great speed to be able to run down ball carriers and has the natural knack for getting to the quarterback.


Jaeden HammackJaedenHammackDBUniversity | 2023StateWV University High School 2023 DB

Jaeden has been dominant since his freshman year but took a really big jump with is progression and being a better player following his sophomore season for University. He’s already one of the best defensive backs in the state and proved it this past year with the multiple interceptions he had along with guarding the teams best receiver every week and not allowing many touchdowns or completions thrown on him. He’s patient in his drop back and

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