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The Big 15; Treasure Coast Area Top Football Prospect class of 2015 and 2016

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on April 30, 2014 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (2)

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Each year Next Level Sports Scouting puts out a ranking of the area top prospects heading into the Spring and a final ranking after the Fall season has concluded. Here's this years list which includes a underclassmen ranking as well. The Big 15 Top Seniors c/o 2015 and sophomores class of 2016


1.       OL Reche Thomas 6’2-310 Vero Beach – He’s a very quick footed athletic OL who just flat out bullies defenders, he’s a dominant, ferocious road grader; his punch at the point of contact is as good as you’ll find at the HS level. Best suited to inside as a guard at the next level but wouldn't be surprised if some teams saw him as a interior defensive linemen.  Needs to learn to lock on and shuffle with speed rushers and finish them. Plays the game with an unparalleled passion for an OL. Any OL coach would jump out of their seat after watching his film. HIGHLIGHTS


2.       OLB Tyler Horstman 6’3-225 Vero Beach – kids a really good football player, plays with outstanding effort, pursuit and leverage. Wraps up and Finishes tackles, His length his an asset, he sheds blockers with quickness and instinctively has a nose for the ball. Don’t know if he’s a LB or DE. Can he play in a 3 point stance? HIGHLIGHTS


3.       ILB Nico Sawtelle 6’1-215 Jensen Beach – This is a very enthusiastic LB who tackles everything on the field; east and west, north and south. Sawtelle is a prototype ILB, his instincts and ability to track down and diagnose plays is unparalleled. Has a versatile skill set with great hands (best on the team according to his head coach), he strikes and finishes ball carriers aggressively while in pursuit. Heading into his senior year he will be a three year varsity starter. Overall Sawtelle’s a lunchpale type of LB, reminds me of Michael Deeb of the 2013 class from Plantation American Heritage. Best suited to play Mike LB or Will. Sawtelle is a pretty good long snapper as well. HIGHLIGHTS


4.       DT  Dominic Jackson 6’0-275 Treasure Coast – Kid has been an impact player his entire career from the defensive tackle spot. Jackson exhibits natural football instincts and he embodies all the qualities of a defensive tackle, toughness, passion, quickness, and the ability to finish plays violently. Jackson has the skills and talent to be the top prospect in the area when all said and done. HIGHLIGHTS


5.       OL  Marcus  Norman 6’5-250 Sebastian River – Norman is a very long and lean OL prospect who has good upside. The best skill Norman possesses is his ability to bend his knees which is a huge plus for guys of his stature. He showcases solid aggressive traits but lacks the punch and strength to stalemate defenders thus far in his brief career. His upside is good. HIGHLIGHTS


6.     RB Emmanuel Reed 5'7-190 Sebastian River – this kid is lightning in a bottle, once he presses the hole he can smell daylight, his vision and quickness are elite. Reed displays the explosiveness necessary to excel and garner the attention of FCS/FBS schools. His frame is a bit concerning reminds me a lot for 2014 Vero Beach RB Jason Pierre but a little bigger. Reeds skill set is tailored for today’s college offensive systems. HIGHLIGHTS

 

7.       WR Nehari Crawford 5’10-165 Fort Pierce Central – His raw skills are off the charts. He’s a natural catcher of the football with fluid transitional movement skills, His best attribute is his desire to compete. Those skills need to be on display on a more consistent basis on film, he definitely has too continue improving his strength and perimeter blocking. HIGHLIGHTS


8.       RB Dan Fillhaber 5’11-190 Martin County – very strong physical runner, ceiling is high, this kid is going to be a steal for any program. Fillhaber is a every down back. He catches the ball extremely well and runs north and south with great pad level. He also displays solid open field speed and good transitional change of direction skills. Fillhaber has to have a bounce back senior season after rushing for over 900 yards and double digit TDs as a sophomore.  HIGHLIGHTS


9.       DE Chris Favoroso 6’3-215 Jensen Beach – it’s evident that Favoroso plays with great leverage and balance, considering he’s a 2x state champion wrestler. His skill set puts him in the hybrid category considering has played WR, TE and DE. Ideally a defensive scheme that allows him to rush the passer would fit him best. His length, punch, pursuit, and ability to lean and bend off the edge makes him a candidate for teams who look to apply pressure. However he may be better suited to play H-back or TE at the next level.  HIGHLIGHTS


10.   ILB Blake Lucky 6’3-210 South Fork – Blake isn’t lucky, he’s instinctive and productive; Over 300 tackles productive in his career. He won’t scare you with his athleticism, but his hands, his pursuit angles, and pure determination to make a play is what sets him apart. He’s a legit 6’3 tackling machine.He's a really good football player. HIGHLIGHTS


11.   QB Jordan Watkins 6’1-185 Fort Pierce John Carroll – the south paw is a very prolific QB, his footwork  and mechanics are evidence of a player who has worked extremely hard on his craft. He throws receivers open plus he has a good release and deceptive athletic ability. The level of competition will be brought into question but I really believe this kid has the skills to compete at the FCS level. HIGHLIGHTS


12.   Hybrid Antonio Jones-Davis 6'0-190 Vero Beach – Jones is a undersized LB with exceptional instincts and strike ability. He sacrifices his body for the love of the game, kid plays fast and extremely aggressive. He's exactly what college coaches look for especially to defend against spread offenses. He possesses good enough speed and transitions very fluidly when dropping into coverage. His ideal position at the collegiate level may be that of a bandit or strong safety. HIGHLIGHTS


13.   DL Robert Parent 6’3-250 Martin County – has the measurable but needs to improve his snap quickness, strength and overall use of hands as a DL. HIGHLIGHTS


14.   CB Courtney Mimms 5’8-160 Fort Pierce Central – has a slight build but plays as if he’s a 6 foot corner. Very aggressive, good tackler, with solid ball skills. HIGHLIGHTS


15.   DB Jon Magloire 5’10-175 Saint Lucie West Centennial – kids a big hitter, solid athlete who has to have a breakout season after have 3 ints as a junior.  HIGHLIGHTS


 

Underclassmen 2016

 


  1. OT Stewart Reese 6’5-300 Fort Pierce Central
  2. DE Patrick Bethel 6’3-245 Vero Beach
  3.  LB Greg Simmons 6’0-215 Fort Pierce Central
  4. Ath. Brock Miller 6’4-200 Fort Pierce John Carroll
  5. Jameson Pierrlus 6’3-165 Martin County
  6. DB Omari Cobb 6’3-180 Treasure Coast
  7. LB Brian Carter 6’2-220 Vero Beach Saint Edwards
  8. OL Ted Hessing 6’5-260 South Fork
  9. DE Anthony Knighton 6’3-205 Fort Pierce Central
  10. Edravious Knowles 5’10-175 Fort Pierce Central

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Jensen Beach LB Xavier Preston new #1 overall prospect in final rankings

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on January 15, 2014 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Next Level Sports Scouting has been promoting and ranking area prospects since 2008. Starting with a top 10 prosect list then expanding to a top 25 prospect list  now it's a top 15 prospect list which includes at least 30 other unranked prospects in the initial pre season ranking. The list, Now known as The Big 15. The Big 15 ranking will be released at least twice per year; the day after national signing day and shortly after the conclusion of the the footballseason.


In the past I have ranked all of the top prospects together despite class. Now I will do things a bit different, their will be two separate rankings. For example, after National signing day  I will release a ranking for the class of 2015 and separately I will release the underclassmen ranking for the class of 2016 and 2017 combined, which will be titled #TheBig15 underclassmen.


Without further ado I am excited to announce for the first time ever, there will be a new #1 prospect. Fort Pierce Central's Sharieff Rhaheed was the preseason top overall prospect. Rhaheed battled through a wrist injury his senior year and was only able to play in five games this season, although productive but  not enough to keep the top spot as he and Preston were neck and neck for the top  spot in the pre season.


The new top overall prospect is Xavier Preston 6-2-220 of Jensen Beach High. Preston is committed to West Virginia University. Preston who also missed a game and a half this season due to shoulder a injury. But Despite his injury Preston showcased some rare skills and traits this season. He improved his striking ability, range and instincts were much improved, as well as stance and acceleration.  He became a vocal leader as well. Preston is 6'2-220 has the ability to play inside or outside linebacker, displayed tremendous coverage ability and athleticism. He definitely has the tools to contribute at the next level immediately if he can get in and learn the playbook. Prestons Senior Highlights


Here are the The Big 15 rankings.

1. LB Xavier Preston 6'2-220 Jensen Beach - commited to West Virginia

2.  LB Sharieff Rhaheed 6'2-210 Fort Pierce Central Senior Highlights

3. Athlete Edwin Thomas 5'9-167 John Carroll Senior Highlights

4.  Athlete Will Dawkins 5'10 - 200 Vero Beach Senior Highlights

5.  WR Javonte Bagley 6'2-185 Vero Beach - commited to Bowling Green Senior Highlights

6. DE Rashawn Shaw 6'1-235 Fort Pierce Central - commited to Louisville Senior Highlights

7. LB Sean Bowens 6'0-220 Treasure Coast - commited to NC State Senior Highlights

8. WR/CB Jean Alexis 6'3-188 Jensen Beach Senior HIghlights

9.  QB Alex Ogle  63--205 Jensen Beach Senior Highlights

10. RB Diqwoun Harris 5'8-190 Treasure Coast Senior Highlights

11.  Athlete Tavon Lindsay 6'0-170 Port Saint Lucie Senior Highlights

12. DB Wadsen Jean Baptiste 6'3-190 Fort Pierce Westwood Highlights

13.  Athlete Uzziah Davis 5'10-175 South Fork Senior Highlights

14. QB Sam Vaughn 6'2-180 Fort Pierce Central - commited to Georgetown Senior Highlights

15. QB Dalton Stokes Vero Beach 6'0-180 Senior Highlights

Treasure Coast Elite 7 on 7 Final Tryout

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on January 8, 2014 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

On January 12, from 2-4 pm Treausre Coast Elite will have it's final tryout at  Charles Ray Park, 5626 NW Manville Drive. Port Saint Lucie directly across from Parkway Elementary.  Please bring as many of your teammates as possible who exhibit good football skills. Looking for QB, RBs, DBs, WRs. We have enough LBs.

Xavier Preston set to visit two others

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on December 6, 2013 at 5:10 PM Comments comments (0)

The Jensen Beach linebacker has already committed to play for the

West Virginia Mountaineers next season but that has not stopped him from wanting to get the full

experience of his recruitment. As Preston plans on visiting Iowa State  possibly next weekend and North

Carolina State  sometime after January 15.  He has already itaken his official visit to West Virginia.

Preston missed a few games this season but was still able to make his presence felt playing in all three

phases of the game accululating 55 tackles, 5 for loss, 3 sacks, 2 offensive TDs, blocking 2 kicks, forcing

3 fumbles and adding one defensive score.


Here is a link to view Xavier Prestons senior Highlights: http://www.hudl.com/athlete/1048457/xavier-preston

Jensen Beach WR late bloomer

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on December 5, 2013 at 3:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Jensen Beach High Jean Alexis is a 6'3-188 pound two sport star. Alexis was a  First team all area selection as a junior in basketball averaging 13 points a game, 7 rebounds, 3 steals and 2 blocks last season. \As a senior he's averaging a double double on the hard wood thus far. this season. The two sport athlete is really looking to catch on with a Division I college and hopes to earn a scholarship not for his play on the hardwood but rather his skills on the gridiron.


Jean averaged 25 yards per catch for 781 yards for 6 TDs this past Fall. For his efforts he was selected first team all area by  Next Level Sports Scouting  and has generated heavy interest from schools such as Memphis, Purdue and Western Illinois. He has a 2.9 GPA and 17 composite on his ACT whic he will retake this Saturday.


Here is Jean Alexis Senior Highlights https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N_qCctp0kUc

Next Level Sports Scouting 2013 Treasure Coast All Area Football Team

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on November 30, 2013 at 11:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Next Level Sports Scouting Players of the Year & All Area Team


Offensive Player of the Year - QB Sam Vaughn  Sr. Fort Pierce Central,  Sam is the first player to be named offensive player of the year in consecutive years. Congraulations Sam!

Sam Vaughn Highlights http://www.hudl.com/athlete/596569/


Defensive Player of the Year - Nico Sawtelle Jr. Jensen Beach, Congratulations Nico!

Nico Sawtelle's Junior Highlights https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EuUmf2vQGzE


Impact Player of the Year - Edwin Thomas Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll. Impact POY is given to the most oustanding player who contributes in all three phases of the game. Thomas is the first  two time Player of the year in this category. Players who have won this award, Albert Wilson (Georgia State), Justin Simmons, (Boston College) Congratulations Edwin!

Edwin Thomas Highlights http://www.hudl.com/athlete/o/1760495/highlights/66615377


Fort Pierce Central's Rashawn Shaw is the first player in the brief  four year history of this All Area team to be named First team All Area three consecutiver years. Congratluations Rashawn!


First Team Defense

DB - Tate Williams Jr. Vero Beach Saint Edwards

DB - Mike Perceval - Sr. Fort Pierce Central

DB - Will Dawkins Sr. Vero Beach

DB - Tavon Lindsey Sr. Port Saint Lucie

LB - Xavier Preston Sr. Jensen Beach

LB- Nico Sawtelle Jr. Jensen Beach

LB - William Daceus Sr. Fort PIerce Central

LB - Tyler Horstman Jr.  Vero Beach

DL-  Patrick Bethel So. Vero Beach

DL - Rashawn Shaw Sr. Fort Pierce Central

DL - Chris Favoroso Jr. Jensen Beach

Utility - Brock Miller So. Vero Beach Saint Edwards



First Team Offense

QB - Sam Vaughn Sr. Fort Pierce Central

RB - Jason Pierre Sr. Vero Beach

RB - Uzziah Davis Sr. South Fork

WR- Alqwuan Vickers Sr. Fort Pierce Central

WR - Jean Alexis Sr. Jensen Beach

WR - Edwin Thomas Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

OL - Reche Thomas Jr. Vero Beach

OL - Stewart Reese So. Fort Pierce Central

OL - Marcus Norman Sebastian River

OL - Bobby Joe Garza Sr. Okeechobee

OL - Josh Ayala Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

Utility - QB Jordan Watkins Jr. Fort Pierce John Carroll


2nd Team Defense

LB - Blake Lucky Jr. South Fork

LB -Antonio Jones Davis Jr. Vero Beach

LB -Khalil Shaheed Sr. Saint Lucie West Centennial

LB - Chris Carvelli Sr. Martin County

LB - Sean Bowens Sr. Treasure Coast

DB Rhashaad Owens Sr. Fort Pierce Central

DB Kade Glenn Jr. Jensen Beach

DB Pierce Halleran Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

DL - Hunter Sciscente Sr. Fort Pierce Central

DL - Brian Carter So. Vero Beach Saint Edwards

DL - Dominic Jackson Jr. Treasure Coast

DL Matt Celidonio Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

Utility -  RB Greg Green Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll


2nd Team Offense

QB - Dalton Stokes Sr. Vero Beach

RB - Nic Cooper Sr. Sebastian River

RB - Adrian Minondo Jr. Okeechobee

WR - Nate Simmons Sr. Martin County

WR - Jimmy Williamson Sr. Vero Beach

WR - Dan Culumber Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

OL - Brandon Mailman Jr. South Fork

OL -  Manny Guadalupe Sr. Vero Beach

OL - Nick Woodward Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

OL -  Ted Hessing So. South Fork

OL - Austin Whitehead Jr. Treasure Coast

Utilitty - QB Alex Ogle Jensen Beach



Specialists:

KR - Ty Moring Sr. Port Saint Lucie High

Kicker - Jason Rivas Sr. Vero Beach

PR - Jaylen Wyatt Sr. Treasure Coast



Honorable Mention

LB Josh Pantaleon Fort Pierce John Carroll

RB Diqwon Harris Sr. Treasure Coast

LB Cullen Faley Sr. Vero Beach Saint Edwards

LB - Brandon Letcher Jr. Port Saint High

WR Nehari Crawford Jr. Fort Pierce Central

Ath. Eddie Neal Sr. Okeechobee

LB Jeremy Miret Sr. Fort Pierce John Carroll

WR Javonte Bagley Sr. Vero Beach

LB Cody Stripling Sr. South Fork

QB Colton Haggery Martin County

QB Stone Labanowitz Fr. South Fork

DL Quamayne Jones Sr. Fort Pierce Westwood

DB Avery Kizzy Sr. Vero Beach

Elijah Richardson Sr. Saint Lucie West Centennial

LB Sharieff Rhaheed Sr. Fort Pierce Central

DL Robert Parent Jr. Martin County

Cobras knocked out in 3rd round, third year in a row

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on November 29, 2013 at 11:20 PM Comments comments (0)

 Tampa Plant scored 17 unanswered points to close the door on Fort Pierce Central and advance to the state semifinals to face the Apopka Bluedarters.


Fort Pierce Central opened the scoring with a 3 yard TD run from Billy Joilivert with 3:30 left in the first quarter. That would be all the the Plant Panthers would allow as they shut out Cobras for the next three quarters. Plant was led by a stingy defense; anchoring that defense was Texas Longhorns commit Andrew Beck and 2015 DL Kyle Henderson 6'2-270. Henderson put on a show. VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=geluYFqk1Kg


Plants secondary was impressive as well showcasing three division one defensive backs; 2015 Derrick Baity was the one who picked off Fort Pierce Centrals Sam Vaughn early in the 4th quarter as the CObras were trying to cut into the lead. The other two were Mazzi Wilkins a South Florida commit who shadowed Cobras 2015 WR Nehari Crawford all night. and Wisconsin commit Austin Hudson was all over the field equally impressive against the run and pass.


The Cobras defense was just as impressive led by Louisville commit Rashawn Shaw who was literally all over the field playing with relentless effort and pursuing the ball carriers side line to side all night as he recorded a game high 3 sacks and double digit tackles for the scond consecutive playoff game.


The Cobras offense was not able to generate any big plays nor were they able to sustain drives as their longest play from scrimmage was a 25 yard pass play from Sam Vaughn to Nehari Crawford. They also missed a golden opportunity when Sam Vaughn threw a bomb right down the middle of the field to a streaking Mike McInnis but he dropped it. THe play play would have certainly put the Coobras in scoring position.


But one of the underlying stories of the game has to be the rash of injuries the Plant players suffered. They had players going down literally every other play. The Fort Pierce Central Cobras fans were not happy about it niether were Cobra coaches on their sideline. Seemingly everytime Fort Pierce Central would try to go uptempo on offense a Plant player would be fall prey to injury, EVERYTIME.


Patrick Brooks scored twice for the Plant Panthers once rushing the other on a screen pass as they were able to overcome a first quarter deficit to win and advance to State Semifinals over Fort Pierce Central 17-7.

2016 DE Patrick Bethel adds offers from Arkansas and FAU

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on November 27, 2013 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Patrick Bethel is a 2016 DE for the Vero Beach Fighting

Indians. Bethel is 6'3-240. Patrick's dad  Randy confirmed the offers from Arkansas and Florida Atlantic.

Randy was a tightend for the Miami Hurricanes from 1986-'90. He went on to get drafted in the 10th round by

the New England Patriots. Check out Bethel's sophomore Highlights. 

Nationally ranked Fort Pierce Central moves into uncharted waters

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on November 26, 2013 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Fort Pierce Central Cobras  (10-1)  vs Tampa Plant (10-1-1)

Regional Champioship

3rd round of FHSAA Playoffs

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Overview:  The Fort Pierce Central CObras (10-1) move into uncharted waters as they were able to overcome Goliath (Bradenton Manatee) 17-15 last week in the Regional semi finals. The Cobras are now expected to win this matchup and finally get past the Regional Final round. This is the Cobras third straight appearance in the Regional Finals. Their opponent on the other hand, Tampa Plant (10-1-1) is very fortunate to be here as the Panthers had to overcome a fourth quarter deficit and survive in overtime vs Orlando Dr. Phillips in order to win 24-23.


The Cobra's recieved national accalim this week from USA Today, ranking them as the 25th best team in the land.


But now they have to face Goliath's brother  (from a tradition standpoint ) in Tampa Plant High School (10-1-1) who  have won 4 state championships, the first of which was in 2006. Plant won championships again in 2008, 2009, and 2011 and were runners up in 2010.  All under legendary coach Robert Weiner. Weiner is a QB guru. He has been invited several times to teach at the prestigous Highschool QB camp Elite 11.


While Fort Pierce Central's third year coach Josh Shaffer is a solid developer of QBs and is a great offensive minded coach as well, Weiner has been there and conquered that, winning four state titles. But there is no backing down now as no one expected the Cobras to be in this position again (Regional FInals) especially after losing so many key players to graduation.


Breaking down Tampa Plant:  Offensively Plant will run a AIr Raid system similar to that which Vero runs minus the screens, more rollouts. Defensively Palnt runs a thirty front switching between a 3-3-5 stack and 3-4. Plant is going to try to throw the ball all over the yard from start to finish except for when they want to run it a few times. Then the ball normally goes behind Tennessee commit Ray Raulerson who is 6'5-275 who is the better of the two OT's Plant has when it comes to run blocking. The other  OT is Junior All American Jake Fruhmorgen who has an offer from just about  every college in the country.


If Plant is going to win this game they must maintain their composure and get into a rhythum offesively early and play sound football especially across the middle of the field on defense.


Players to Watch: 2014 RB Alex Jackson 2015 DB Derrick Baity, 2015 OT Jake Fruhmorgen, 2014 Mazzi WIlkins, 2014 LB Andrew Beck, 2014 WR Cam Winters


Breaking down Fort PIerce Central - The Cobras run a form of the Pistol offense and defensively the Cobras run a fifty front man free. The Cobras are going to allow there athletes to be athletes in the secondary playing press coverage a high percentage of the time. I think it's safe to say Alqwuan Vickers will be targeted just as many times as he was last game (12)  but Junior WR's  Shamar Pierre and Nehari Crawford have to step up because Vickers will be keyed on. If Centrral is goiing to win this game it has to be a total team effort. The Cobras have to force turnovers and convert them into points. Because with a potent passing attack like Palnt's the game is never over until the clock hits zero.


Players to watch: 2014 WR Alqwuan Vickers, 2014 QB Sam Vaughn, 2014, DE Rashawn Shawn2014 LB Sharieff Rhaheed, 2016 DE Greg SImmons, 2015 WR Nehari Crawford, 2016 OT STewart Reese, 2014 CB Mike Perveal, 2014 CB Rhashaad Owens


Who has the edge: Fort PIerce Central comes into a big game as the favorite having been here the past three years and knocking off perennial power Bradenton Manatee. Can the Cobras finally win a Regional Championship and make it to the State Semi FInals?

Video Highlights of Fort Pierce Centrals 17-15 win over

Bradenton Manatee

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuLSaU7Jyqw

Manatee goes down, Fort Pierce Central shocks Manatee 17-15

Posted by Maurice J. Smith Sr. on November 22, 2013 at 10:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Alqwuan Vickers seems to save his best performances for the biggest stage. Against Daytona Beach Mainland Vickers accounted for two TD's and 110 yards. During district play this year he accounted for 396total yards and seven TDs.


Vickers was lights out Friday night at Lawnwood Stadium on Calvin Tripplett field. Alqwuan Vickers had a career high in receptions and yards grabbing ten passes for 209 yards. I can't remember the last time a player from this area had a 200 yard receiving game!


Vickers set up the Cobras first scoring drive on a 41 yard reception which put the Cobras at the two yard line and two plays later QB Sam Vaughn punched it in from there making it 7-0.


And that would be the score heading into halftime as the Cobras  played aggressive smothering defense all night even when their backs were against the wall. Manate was driving inside the Cobras 20 and the top ranked prospect in Next Level Sports Scouting #TheBig15 rankings came up huge, grabbing the  interception and returning it 33 yards.


Manatee starting QB Josh Meyer hurt his leg after he was hit by Fort Pierce Central's Mike Perceval  but was only out one play and shortly thereafter he sustained a shoulder injury while trying to make the tackle on Sharieff Rhaheed after Rhaheed made the interception and returned it 33 yards. That left Manatee in a bind as they had to use Temple commit Brodrick Yancy a wide reciever at QB. Yancy was erratic when throwing the ball at best.


The Hurricanes did managed a few big plays Missouri commit Trevon Walters did'nt play great but added a 19 yard TD.


Manatee's defense was ery solid with the exception of covering the seam route once the Cobras were in their empty set or doubles. Manatee had no answer. The Cobras offensive line deserves a lot of credit led by 2016 Stewart Reese, 6'5-300.



       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuLSaU7Jyqw" target="_blank"> Fort Pierce Central Upsets Bradenton Manatee 17-15 Highlights





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