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No. 17: OCEAN LAKES
Location: Virginia Beach, Va.
2014 record: 15-0
Final 2014 Super 25: 10
The defending Class 6A champions have the top DB in the country in Levonta Taylor, who has committed to Florida State. He also is among the most athletic players in the country, finishing in the top group at Nike’s The Opening in the combine.
Sophomore quarterback Tyler DeSue is getting big-time offers and his prime target will be junior wide receiver Tahj Capehart, a transfer from Landstown (Virginia Beach).
DL-RB Eric Crosby is a punishing runner and RB-WR Khalan Laborn, a junior transfer from Cox (Virginia Beach) is also highly coveted.
Speedy freshman Tayvion “Tank” Land will be used in several ways.
They won’t have their coach, Chris Scott, for the team’s first three games because he was suspended by the Virginia High School League for recruiting violations, although it is unlikely the team will be tested until the playoffs.
9/3: at First Colonial
9/11: at Princess Anne
9/25: at Green Run
10/9: at Kellam
10/24: at Bayside