Posted On: 02/8/21 11:29 AM

Being a standout athlete on Friday nights is never easy, especially as an underclassman.  Take a look below at the Sophomores who dominated their 2020 campaigns looking just as mature and impressive as their upperclassman counterparts. These young guns are fearless, on the rise, and making big contributions to their teams.  

Zavion McMurran, Estherville Lincoln, hudl, Twitter

DE, 6’3, 215

McMurran plays with a physicality that is mature beyond his years.  His strikes are violent out of his stance and he absolutely jolts offensive linemen.  He shines when rushing the passer with well-developed bull rush and arm over moves, but he is a complete player that can own the B and C gap to his side of the field.  McMurran disengages from blocks with ease and has a nose for the ball.  He can devastate a backfield with a big hit for a TFL or chase a ball carrier down when action goes away.  

Jack MensterJackMenster5'10" | RBCascade | 2023StateIA, Cascade, hudl, Twitter

RB, 5’10, 175

Menster is patient in the backfield; he allows the play to develop, blocks to set up, and then he is gone.  Menster has remarkable straight line

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