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Posted On: 01/5/21 12:41 PM

If the COVID season didn't make it hard enough for players to get recruited, 2021 transfers had an even more uncertain season as they were forced to sit out 4 games (or 50% of the season) per AIA rules. That only gives these athletes maybe half a season to rack up film to help them achieve their goal. Although it is limited, these guys have done everything they can to put themselves in a position to get recruited. Take a look at 5 transfers to offer:

James Mcelhenny, ATH, Ironwood HS (Transfer from Tolleson HS)

Mcelhenny can play anywhere on the field. At Tolleson, he was the QB1 but COVID forced Tolleson High to not have a season, where he then transferred to Ironwood and played DB and WR. As a QB, Mcelhenny shows the ability to hit all 3 levels of throws with accuracy. His timing and placement is solid and he does a good job of distinguishing whether to use velocity vs touch.  As a WR, he is a long strider and tracks the ball well, showing potential to develop into a deep threat. As a DB, he does a great job reading the QB’s eyes and covers

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