In a region full of top-notch defensive linemen, it is easy to be overlooked. Apache Junction's Rusty Fernando may have played second fiddle to all region performers Derek Bisgard, Chris Merrill, Corey Adams and Craig Roh last year despite having a great season.
Fernando (6-3 200) was only named honorable mention all region last year despite racking up 90 tackles and 8 sacks for the Prospector's.
Look for Fernando to make a name for himself this year with his non-stop motor and tenacity.
Check him out here, he wears #92: