Posted On: 07/21/21 10:59 PM

Some more small-school prospects on the radar come on the defensive side of the ball, most notably these prospects in Class 1A and 2A.

Let's look at the latest group of small-school prospects in Colorado who could thrive in 2021 and earn their way to play at the next level.

Miles Sprague Miles Sprague 6'1" | LB Holyoke | 2022 State CO , 2022, 6’1, 190, QB/LB, Holyoke

Sprague is a stat stuffer on offense, but he is showing plenty of work this offseason in defensive drills at camps. The senior from Holyoke flashes good athleticism and the ability to change direction well in drills at a number of summer camps so far.

He flashes a mean streak and will lower his shoulder to initiate contact routinely on the field, and his downhill style allows him to be a big presence in the box on defense. He recorded 64 total tackles in the shortened 2020 season, averaging just over 10 per game, and set a season-high 24 solo stops in his junior season. In addition to showing his physicality, Sprague shows good speed which came help him rush off the edge or chase down a ball carrier in the open field.

Entering his fourth season with varsity

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