Posted On: 12/19/20 3:13 PM

These 5 players worked hard this year and should be in the conversation for being the states defensive player of the year for their hard work and play on the field!

 

Zeiqui LawtonZeiquiLawton6'3" | DLSouth Charleston | 2021StateWV South Charleston High School 2021 DL

Zeiqui played in outstanding in just the few games he did play. The Cincinnati football commit caused problems in the backfield for opposing offenses and often times was double teamed because of how much damage he was causing. Arguably the best defensive player in the state he’s been wreaking havoc in backfields for the last 4 years of his career and deserves to be recognized for his outstanding career and play. His athleticism jumps off the screen along with his ability to find the football and make a play. He has a great get off and shows great strength when fighting down the line and holding the line of scrimmage.

 

Dillon TaylorDillonTaylor6'1" | LBPoca | 2021StateWV Poca High School 2021 LB

Dillon had a fantastic senior year with the amount of games he played. The senior was a staple of the Poca defense and showed great toughness and resilience with making so many tackles and plays on the defensive

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