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STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Rushing Up The Ladder — Indiana’s junior DEs about to make noise in recruiting

By: SCOTT M. BURNSTEIN, January 1, 2021, 5:53 pm

Here’s a list of five priceless pass-rushing prospects from the Class of ’22 in the IHSAA flying under radar right now:

(In alphabetical order)

Demetrious “D.J.” Allen (Leo 6-foot-7, 220 pounds, DE) — Rough, rugged & raw, ready to erupt on the recruiting scene.

Hayden Cate (Carmel 6-2, 225 DE) — High motor, high football IQ.

DeJuan Echoles (Warren Central 6-2, 220 DE) — Simply put, a total workhorse.

Danny Royster (Lawrence North 6-5, 220 DE) — Closing power, wrap-up speed, great burst off the snap.

James Schott (Center Grove 6-5, 220 DE) — Extreme value as a recruit, plays with a chip on his shoulder.