ShowMeMizzou.com knew that the St. Louis (MO) Parkway Central Colts had a couple of 2014 D1 prospects on it's defense heading into the 2012 football season. Another prospect is off to a fast start and showing the potential to join teammates Jonathan Bonner and Trey Knes among that group.
2014 DT/FB Khalen Saunders 6'2" 280 4.9 forty (335lb bench-415lb squat) has been big part of the reason his team is off to a 4-0 start with his play both offensively and defensively. The big athlete displays unique speed and quickness for an athlete his size. He has very quick feet which help him on both sides of the ball and uses his strength well. He does a good job on defense following plays and is explosive in making a tackle.
Saunders through four games he is his team's 4th leading tackler with 19. And on offense he has scored 3 TD from his fullback position,including 2 rushing on 4 carries, and 1 receiving on 2 catches.
The rising junior, who already has D1 offer for track in the shot put, is interested in hearing from the Missouri Tigers in football.
ShowMeMizzou.com was scouting his last game and spoke with him following it, and shows you some highlights of Saunders.