Simmons Showcase: Standing Broad Jump

Kwame Peek

ATLANTA - Many top prospects attended the 2011 Simmons Showcase and some had very impressive standing broad jumps. See who the best were here.

Close to 200 top prospects out of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee attended the 2011 Simmons Showcase in Atlanta on January 30.

Prospects out of the 2012, 2013, and 2014 class were there and here are those had the best standing broad jumps

Simmons Showcase Standing Broad Jump: Top 7
Darius English – 2012 – DE – Powder Springs (GA) McEachern10' 2"
Kwame Peek - 2013 – S/WR – Rockmart (GA) Rockmart10' 1"
Kenyan Drake – 2012 – ATH – Powder Springs (GA) Hillgrove10'
Imani Cross – 2012 – RB – Gainesville (GA) North Hall 10'
Reuben Foster – 2013 – LB – Lagrange (GA) Troup County10'
Jadarrius Williams - 2012 - RB - Monroe (NC) Sun Valley10'
Jaquay Williams - 2012 - WR - Franklinn (GA) Heard County 10'
Amba Etta-Tawo - 2012 - WR – Powder Springs (GA) McEachern 9' 9"
Demarcus Robinson - 2013 - WR – Fort Valley (GA) Peach County9' 9"
James Newson – 2012 – CB – Lagrange (GA) Troup County 9' 8"
Tyshon Dye - 2013 – RB/LB - Elberton (GA) Elbert County 9' 7"
Chaz Thornton - 2013 – RB - Taccoa (GA) Stephenson County9' 7"
Zack Blaylock - 2012 - S – Marietta (GA) Walton9' 6"
Junior Gnonkonde - 2012 – DE/LB - Lakeland (GA) Lanier County 9' 6"
Artravious James - 2012 - WR – College Park (GA) Banneker9' 6"
Ryan Jenkins - 2013 – CB – Alpharetta (GA) Milton 9' 6"
Keithon Redding - 2012 – WR – Decatur (GA) Columbia 9' 6"
DiQuan Roberts - 2013 – CB – Hamilton (GA) Harris County 9' 6"

Chad Simmons started out with Scout in 2003 covering top talent in Georgia and other areas in the South. He then moved on to another Recruiting Service from 2004-2008 before returning to Scout the first of 2009 to become Southeast Recruiting Manager.
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