Running Back | Defensive Back | Athlete
Marcus Yarns is a Running Back /ATH prospect in the class of 2020 that attends Parkside High School in Maryland. At 6’0 / 180lbs Marcus is fast and powerful with the ability to run with speed and power. Marcus displays very good lower and upper body strength and balance. Marcus is an all purpose back who is very versatile and explosive with the ball in his hands. Finished his junior season (2018) with over 1700 yards rushing and 18 Touchdowns. Was named First Team All-state and Offensive Player of the year! Solid student with a 3.4 GPA.
As a sophomore, Marcus was a 1st Team all-conference defensive back and honorable mention running back and a dynamic return specialist. He is a versatile back with great hands out of the backfield. He has very good ball skills and ball security. Marcus has very good body control and the ability to change directions in space and displays very good patience allowing plays to develop with great instincts to visualize and hit opening. Once in space he has good speed to create explosive plays. He would be an asset for many college programs that are in need of versatile playmakers. Marcus has a shifty running style, with the ability to make tacklers miss but has a punishing attitude when carrying the ball. Marcus has a passion for the game of football and it shows on and off the field. He has very good work ethic and is very coachable. He has the athletic ability and overall skill set to be a great collegiate athlete. Marcus Yarns would be an asset for many college football programs.
For more information in regards to Marcus Yarns’ collegiate recruitment contact First State Preps Area Scout/Academic Advisor Carlton Brown at (302)241-8843 (cell) / firstname.lastname@example.org (email)
About Marcus Yarns
Contact Parkside Head Football Coach Brendan Riley for his personal evaluation of Marcus Yarns character, work ethic and athletic ability.
Coach Riley can be reached at (443)497-6414 (cell) / Briley@wcboe.org (email)