Last night, I watched the Westerville Central versus Westerville North football game. For one reason, both teams always FBS prospects who need to be evaluated. Two, I enjoy watching my good friend, John Magistro, coached teams. Third, three Central underclassmen came to my Showcase last May, and all three are starters for Westerville Central. Actually, I did not know that they were starters, but I knew they got playing time.
Offensive tackle Jake Kreuzer has made great strides since last May. Listed at 6’5-290, he played a solid offensive tackle. Feet are improving. Good initial quickness. Needs to keep working on knee bending, but is improving. Stays will his block. Really liked his aggressiveness on the LOS.
Needs to keep improving his bending as a pass protector, but looked good at times. With a really good off season, Jake will be getting college recruiters’ attention. Needs do well in summer camps. If he attacks the off season like he played last night, he will be fine.
WR/DB Cameron Phillips (2108) showed some speed last night on some returns. Gets north/south well. Listed 6’2-170, but he needs to continue to get bigger/stronger/faster and he will. Showed some burst, as well. Caught the ball well. Also played some corner. Good hips.
Cameron is only a sophomore and will get bigger. Like his attitude. Like his confidence. One to watch. Continue ReadingRead More »