Posted On: 04/28/21 7:24 PM

Underclassmen dominated on defense last season. In a year with lots of guys producing around the state, 6 of the top 10 interception leaders were underclassmen per Maxpreps.com. Forcing turnovers is a hard thing to get done, but these guys were consistent ball hawks all year round. Let’s dive into a few of the biggest standouts to know about moving into the 2021 season.

Ky’yon Harris | 2024 DB | Union

As a freshman, Ky’yon Harris started for a talented Union team. That alone is impressive. What was even more impressive was that he picked off opposing quarterbacks 6 times despite being so young. Harris played a safety role for Union last season and made a huge impact in both the run and pass game. He has good speed and can cover ground quickly. The young safety also has good hips and can read the quarterback’s eyes well. While his production in the air was great, Harris is also physical in run support and tackles extremely well. A nearly complete prospect as a safety at a young age, watch for this guy to dominate in years to come. Harris currently lists no offers, but that will change as time goes

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