Posted On: 04/29/21 3:30 PM

Region 8 in Class 1A is home to Cherokee, Decatur Heritage Christian Academy, Hackleburg, Phillips, R.A. Hubbard, Shoals Christian, Vina High and Waterloo High.

The top players in the final region of Class 1A could be names to keep an eye on as the 2021 high school football season nears in Alabama.

Brayden Kyle | 6-2 QB, SS | Decatur Heritage Christian

Kyle finished as the top quarterback in Region 8 last season. He passed for 2,752 yards with 34 touchdowns to only six interceptions. The junior finished with a QBR of 131.1 in 2020.

The incoming senior is an outstanding player that has significant arm strength and is a do it all quarterback. He finished with 1,093 rushing yards and 19 touchdowns last season on the ground.

Alex Malone | WR | Decatur Heritage Christian

Malone finished with 558 receiving yards last season and 10 touchdowns.

Malone is a standout player that has great size and can outmatch smaller defenders from the jump. He has great versatility and can come back to the ball.

Josh Cooper | 5-9 WR | Hackleburg HS

Cooper is another exceptional receiver in Area 14. The incoming senior recorded 26 receptions for 364 yards and two touchdowns

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