Becker shows leadership both on and off the field: By Scott Eklund

May 19, 2013

       While he isn’t the biggest quarterback out there, mesaureing in at just over 6’0 tall and weighing 180 pounds, there is no questioning the stature of Capital (Olympia, Wa.) QB Derrick Becker as a leader. The Cougars lost nearly 30 seniors from a team that made it all the way to the state semifinals, but the talented signal-caller isn’t using that as an excuse. He sees it as…

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Olympia’s Finest; WA Top Jr QB’s Derrick Becker-Capital and Jayden Croft-Tumwater: By Jordan Johnson

March 31, 2013

Highlights: Derrick Becker, Jayden Croft        In the heart of Olympia two of the state’s top QB’s will shortly be coming into their senior year, in Derrick Becker (6-0 180 Jr.) and Jayden Croft. (6-1 185 Jr.)      Both kids are football junkies and the type of athletes that you want to root for. Becker will be a 2 time all league starter coming back for the Cougars…

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Catching up with Kai Van Sickle of Capital High School: By Scott Eklund

December 18, 2012

Kai Van Sickle Highlight Video          One player we at Northwest Elite Index wanted to get a good long look at during the 2012 football season was Capital (Olympia, Wa.) RB Kai Van Sickle. The senior tailback had put up solid numbers as a junior and we wanted to see if the productivity continued to match the hype. It did that and then some…      All…

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One of WA’s top Jr QBs; Derrick Becker of Capital: By Jordan Johnson

October 3, 2012

       One of our top ranked QB’s for the 2014 class in the State of Washington is Derrick Becker (6-0 175 Jr. QB) of 2a Capital. Becker doesn’t have the prototypical QB size, but has some of those unique intangibles that you can’t teach. He returns after an honorable mention all league season in 2011 that saw him help the Cougars go 8-4 at the 3a level, with 2…

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