There is no shortage of skilled athletes in the class of 2022. Some of these players are excited to lead their teams to success as fall camp gets underway. Here are a few of those senior skilled athletes that are warranting attention prior to the season opener.
5’11” 210 RB Akron St. Vincent St. Mary
Linberger is a stout running back who is powerful in the legs and core. He is a hard runner who breaks tackles as he heads north and south. Quicker than fast, Linberger can play the halfback or tailback position and does an excellent job of following his blockers. He also doubles as a linebacker on defense.
6’4” 220 TE Coldwater
Meyer is the go-to guy in the redzone. Even though he is a prototype tight end, he is used as a split X-receiver, opposite trips formation to the field. Meyer runs the fade and slant patterns as good as any wideout and his sure hands make him the number one target for his quarterback. He is a hard man to bring down after the catch due to his size and toughness.
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6’4” 215 QB Springboro
Feldman is a tall and impressive quarterback who displays excellent touch on the football, knowing how much velocity to use in order to give his receivers a chance to make the reception. His timing is superb in terms of hitting his target as the receiver breaks his route. Feldman can also keep the drive alive with his feet.
6’0” 170 DB Akron St. Vincent St. Mary
Even though Lodge is an excellent receiver, his best position is corner back. He can play press man, off man, or pure zone coverage and be fundamentally sound at all three. He has very good speed and quickness as demonstrated by the way he immediately breaks to the football once it is released by the opposing quarterback. Lodge is a sure and physical tackler in