October 28, 2013

Soph. RB Elijah Deveaux already attracting interest

It is safe to say that sophomore running back Elijah Deveaux from Charlotte Christian High is emerging as a name to watch in the 2016 class.

Through the first eight games of this season, Deveaux had rushed 124 times for 912 yards and 10 touchdowns and caught an additional three passes for 21 yards and one more score.

It's little surprise that the 5-foot-11, 190-pound Deveaux is succeeding. He was almost genetically destined to play football. His father Glenn Deveaux is a former tailback at Pittsburgh, and his uncle Everett Deveaux played ball at Florida State.

The 16-year old has already been timed at 4.51 seconds in the 40-yard dash, and he has one early major offer:

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