Photo: Jermiah Alexander Jeremiah Alexander

Posted On: 11/23/21 1:19 PM

The 7A class presented some top end talent on the defensive end of the ball. The speed, physicality, skill, toughness showed throughout the semifinals was special and a great representation of the state.

Peter Woods Peter Woods 6'4" | DL Thompson | 2023 State AL DE Thompson 2023 

Woods had a dominating performance in the rematch against Hoover. While tallying 3.5 sacks and 3 TFLs, Woods showed why he has five stars besides his name. His skill is impressive for his age. He showed a deep bag when going after a pass rusher. His nuance with active hands, swim moves, and clubs are complemented by his elite strength and wingspan he uses during a bull rushes. This versatility allows him to collapse pockets as an interior rusher or create pressure off the edge at an elite level.

Carson Yancy DB Auburn 2022
Yancy is a shutdown corner who dominated most of his reps against the Central receiving core. Showed great speed when breaking on the ball and an ability to stay in phase when covering receivers. He has quick feet that mirror a receiver’s release at the line and smooth hips to adjust to the route. Showed an ability to turn his

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