Rivals.com released their top 100 rankings among current juniors today. The scouting website has Florida defensive end Byron Cowart (Armwood High School) at the top followed by UCLA recruit Josh Rosen (Bellflower, California quarterback) at second.
Running back L.J. Scott of Hubbard is currently listed as their 65th junior. According to Rivals, L.J.’s the 6th best running back in the class. Scott’s been offered by such college football powerhouses as Alabama, Michigan State, Ohio State, Pittsburgh, Tennessee and West Virginia. The Hubbard junior ran for 1867 yards and scored 24 TDs in the ground. He is the school’s all-time leading rusher.
Other Statewide Athletes
#36 – Jerome Baker, ATH/Benedictine – OH
#49 – Justin Holliard, LB/Cincinnati St. Xavier – OH
#65 – L.J. Scott, RB/Hubbard – OH
#69 – Sterling Jackson, OL/Baldwin (Penn State) – PA