FORT MILL, S.C. – The third cease of the Rivals Camp Sequence was right here within the Charlotte space this weekend at Fort Mill Excessive College and a bunch of high regional prospects confirmed out. Here’s a breakdown of the positional MVPs and different high performers from the day.
QUARTERBACK: Jadyn Davis
Davis had an exceptional day on the Rivals Camp in Charlotte. The five-star quarterback was in a position to exhibit all the abilities that make him the No. 1 quarterback within the 2024 class. In a wide range of drills and through 1-on-1s, Davis threw with constant accuracy and energy when needed, which helped him match passes into tight protection. When his receiver was working deep routes, he was in a position to put it on the cash and on timing routes, Davis confirmed that he was in a position to rapidly alter to the velocity of the receiver he was paired with. Within the camp setting, it is troublesome to simulate conditions the place quarterbacks must undergo their progressions, however Davis has proven prior to now the endurance and soccer IQ to have the ability to establish the proper receiver and ship a catchable ball. Clemson, North Carolina, Ohio State, Tennessee and Florida State are only a few of the outstanding packages concerned with Davis.
RUNNING BACK: Daylan Smothers
Seeing growth 12 months over 12 months is a giant a part of the analysis course of and it appeared like Smothers had actually labored onerous on his sport. The Rivals250 again has gotten extra explosive and sudden than he was ultimately 12 months’s camp collection occasions. Throughout 1-on-1s, Smothers was in a position to create separation utilizing a mixture of velocity and crisp route working abilities. He had dependable palms and rapidly turned one of many favourite targets for the quarterbacks. Smothers was particularly spectacular throughout cross blocking drills. It was apparent that he was one of many strongest and most technically sound backs that have been trying to cross block though it isn’t one thing he has a complete lot of in-game expertise with, which ought to be very encouraging for faculty coaches. NC State, North Carolina and Florida State are simply a number of the high contenders for Smothers.
WIDE RECEIVER: Noah Rogers
There have been quite a few receivers that had excellent performances at present however none of them have been extra dominant than Rogers. Ranked as one of many high receivers within the class, Rogers got here out and proved why he ought to be ranked so extremely. He is an imposing determine at receiver with measurables that make him stand out within the crowd. Rogers confirmed off very dependable palms and has a knack to make robust catches in visitors and diving catches alongside the sideline when needed. He runs fairly crisp routes for a way huge he’s and is ready to cease and begin with sufficient suddenness to shake defenders off his path. Rogers is particularly expert at working deep routes and developing with catches whereas the defensive again is draped throughout him. Sadly, Rogers wasn’t in a position to end the day after a minor damage and not one of the different receivers have been in a position to do sufficient to surpass him for the MVP award. NC State, North Carolina, Ohio State, South Carolina, Penn State, Tennessee, and Clemson are the primary packages within the combine for Rogers.
OFFENSIVE LINE: Kam Pringle
Final summer time, Pringle was nonetheless rising into his physique and appeared like a child. That has fully modified. The 2024 four-star offensive sort out from Dorchester (S.C.) Woodland has developed bodily, he is harder and now performs with a imply streak that ought to solely proceed to develop as he will get older. Pringle has at all times been huge however now he is stronger, stored his foot velocity and appears like a dominant power within the 2024 class. He did not simply take sort out reps, both, Pringle moved inside and took management at middle as nicely. Clemson, Georgia and all of the regional packages are concerned as Pringle’s recruitment continues to take off.
DEFENSIVE LINE: Jamaal Jarrett
Jarrett has grown about two or three inches within the final 12 months or so, leaned out and now appears like a very dominant power up the center. The Greensboro (N.C.) Grimsley prospect gained nearly all of his reps by brute power, overpowering and manhandling inside offensive linemen and leaving them within the mud. He is huge each in peak and he has a thick base so nobody goes to push him round and what makes Jarrett additional particular is he is quick off the snap and might transfer for his measurement. North Carolina, Georgia and plenty of different progras all through the Southeast are concerned.
LINEBACKER: Ben Cutter
The Denver (N.C.) East Lincoln linebacker doesn’t have any Energy 5 gives but however they need to actually come as a result of he is an all-around prospect. He makes tackles in video games after which in camp settings that are oftentimes unfair to linebackers as a result of they’re requested to play in house with no assist and run 30-40 yards downfield however Cutter did an exceptional job all day. He moved nicely, he is muscled up so he is bodily and knocks working backs off their routes after which Cutter was at all times proper across the ball on every play. To this point, Appalachian State, Coastal Carolina, East Carolina and others have supplied and Cutter can be a steal for these packages.
DEFENSIVE BACK: Antonio Cotman
Cotman is not a stranger to the Rivals Camp Sequence occasions and it is clear he is taking his sport to a different stage. The defensive again out of Virginia is a really aggressive defensive again that would succeed at nook or security on the school stage. Cotman has the ability set and psychological make-up to lock down one receiver or play deep middle as a ballh-awking enforcer. There have been quite a few performs at present the place Cotman was in a position to get his palms on the ball and it was troublesome for receivers to interrupt free when Cotman was jamming them on the line of scrimmage. His huge body and attain triggered issues for quarterbacks and receivers all day. Penn State, Virginia Tech, South Carolina, and West Virginia are among the many groups pursuing Cotman.
MORE ALL-CAMP TEAM MEMBERS
The positional MVP awards can solely go to at least one particular person however there have been nonetheless many others that stood out that acquired acknowledged as 2024 Rivals250 quarterback Jayden Bradford, three-star athlete Peyton Jones, 2024 Rivals250 prospect Jonathan Paylor, 2025 offensive lineman David Sanders Jr., three-star defensive sort out Xavier McLeod, three-star Kaleb Spencer and Misun Kelley landed these awards.