BARTON ELITE EVENT (Washington): PART 2 LBs/DBs
All I can say about this group is wow! Talk about bringing out the best of the best..Very few of the state’s top kids at these positions missed this Sunday. If you look at this list you have at least 75% of these athletes projecting at the D1 level. It has been nothing short of amazing to get this group of individuals on the same field in early February. Through NEI & The Barton Football Academy we have all of the top athletes training together over the off season. This is prep time for our NEI/Barton Camp and Combine Tour in the spring and summer, where we will gather the Northwest’s Top athletes to compete against one another.
Enjoy watching Washington’s Top LB’s and DB’s in part two of our three part series. Tomorrow we will be bringing you Offensive skill which includes the Nation’s #1 Jr QB in Max Browne out of Skyline.
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Peyton Pelluer 6-2 235 Jr. Skyline- Ranked as one of the Top 10-15 overall athletes in Washington, 1st team all league kid two years running with legit football genes. State title under his belt 2011, 153 total tackles 10.9 per game, legit D1 kid
Jack Oman 6-0 210 Jr. ODea- 1st team all league kid, 154 total tackles and finished just 12 shy of Taylor Mays all time school record. Plays with a non stop motor and will run into anybody at full speed..Undersized kid that is just flat out good
Mikey Tupou 6-1 225 Jr. Inglemoore- Good size and mobility, team leader as a junior..Was the first kid there on Sunday and was all about football. All league from a year ago that will just add size.. Army All American Invitee, outstanding overall athlete, super fast and reckless with his body.
Albert Havilli 6-3 225 Jr. Federal Way- One of the top players in Washington that had an outstanding camp, Super big and fast, has a bright future ahead at the D1 level with continued hard work. 1st team all league kid from a year ago that can pretty much write his own ticket
Rod Jones Jr 6-1 215 Jr Federal Way- Army All American Invitee that earned 2nd team all league honors on both sides of the ball, dealing with an illness on this day, but the kid is a phenomenal athlete and projects at the D1 level.
Devin Benford Jr. 6-3 235 Skyline- 2nd team all league kid from a year ago that was part of state title team, extremely long and raw..Benford’s potential is through the roof. Was considered a top talent coming out of Texas and will just grow into his body…62 total tackles, 5.2 per game
Andrew Shadle Jr. 5-11 190 Bremerton- Slim Shady is just a ridiculous athlete. He’s the team best offensive and defensive player on his team, and is outstanding on the basketball floor. One of our favorite kids that will most likely be the all time tackles leader at Bremerton…
Cy Sirmon Fr. 6-1 190 Wenatchee- The youngster of the group is name famous in the State of Washington. His father John was a standout DE at (Idaho), while Peter Sirmon was dominant at Oregon before his amazing career in the NFL. He currently resides at UW as a new coach. Cy will write his own ticket and should add size rapidly and play significantly as a sophomore. Outstanding genes and work ethic..Just a great kid!
Kahlil Dawson Jr 5-9 165 Graham-Kapowsin – Washington’s #1 ranked corner, just receiving a (Wyoming) offer..First team all league DB, Army All American nominee. Has unique ability to control his body at full speed and plays much bigger then he is, very physical kid..Outstanding work ethic, will have plenty of offers before he is done.
D londo Tucker Jr 5-11 190 Federal Way- How many perimeter kids does Federal Way have? Considered one of the top 40 players in Washington, All league kid from a year ago..Will be part of one of the top secondaries in the Northwest.
Hunter Malberg Jr 6-1 180 Mount Si- Maybe the most impressive defensive player of the entire day. An absolute lock down DB that just wont let up. 1st team all league Free Safety, that has started the past two seasons..6 Ints (Conference leader), 83.5 tackles (2nd conference), varsity basketball, will be the goalie on the soccer team..Just a phenomenal athlete that is still projected to grow.
Kendrick Murphy Jr 5-11 165 Juanita- Wow this kid is legit…Just a sick athlete, All league on both sides of the ball..2nd team DB, 1st team punt returner..This is a kid you want to get in the open field as he is a burner…
John Bush Jr 6-2 180 Bellarmine Prep- Breakout day for John who has legit size and quicks and makes Bellarmine even more lethal. One of our Barton coaches (Mike Bush) is directly related , one of the best receiver coaches in the country..John killed it all day, and should be considered one of the better DB’s in the state
Ezekiel McNeal Jr. 6-0 170 Federal Way- Army All American Nominee, all league kid from a year ago..Ranked as one of the top 100 athletes in the state of Washington. Another standout perimeter kid for Fed Way.
Julian Cooper Jr. 6-1 160 Garfield- Returning starter from a year ago that could also be a big time contributor on the offensive side of the ball. Has showed up and looked very good going against top competition and will be a leader for one of the top young coaches in the entire NW in Dave Meyers.
Reshon Watson Jr 5-9 165 Bothell- 2nd team All league CB from a year ago that is physical and plays beyond his years. Makes up for size with a knack for the ball and a very athletic first step. Will be one of the better corners in Washington.
Jeremiah McNeal Jr 5-7 160 Federal Way- Army All American Nominee, undersized kid not afraid to smack you in the mouth..very impressive lock down skills, not afraid to body bigger receivers, returning all league kid.
(Oregon Elite Event-) http://www.youtube.com/user/NorthwestEliteIndex#p/u/0/9xKlpz6o_Fo 1/29/12
Part One: https://www.northwesteliteindex.com/articles/jordan/feb12/bartonevent1.html (Lineman)