By: Daniel Krywaruczenko @Fball_Analytics, September 18, 2018
Headlining the InstantScouting 2018 Elite Class: NAIA – Defensive Backs is Campbellsville University senior Bjay Pelt.
Pelt led Campbellsville with seven interceptions during his first season in a Tiger uniform. His seven interceptions are tied for most in NAIA this season and he ended the year with 16 pass breakups. Pelt capped off 2017 with 41 tackles, including 27 unassisted tackles.
Position, Name, Class, School, Hometown, Ht & Wt
DB Cain Boschee, Senior, Dickinson State, Kalispell, MT 6’3″ 185
All-conference selection had 43 tackles and 5 interception at Dickinson State University.
DB Jay Liggins, Senior, Dickinson State, Bismarck, ND 6’2″ 200
Teammate of Boschee earned all-conference honors at DB posting 24 tackles and 3 interceptions.
DB Kylan Cotton, Senior, Faulkner, Spanish Fort, AL 5’10” 180
Scottsdale CC transfer made instant impact earning ALL-MSC honors with 4 pass defenses and 3 interceptions.
DB Ryan Lee, Senior, Faulkner, Batesville, MS 6’0″ 210
DB teammate of Cotton had 1 interception and 7 pass defenses also garnering ALL-MSC honors.
DB BJ Pelt, Senior, Campbellsville (KY), Phoenix, AZ 5’9″ 170
Had 16 pass defenses and 7 interceptions earning ALL-MSC honors on Campbellsville squad.
DB Taeron Brown, Senior, Pikeville (KY), Douglassville, GA 6’0″ 190
Had 99 tackles including 3 tackles for loss and an interception earning all-conference honors at Pikeville.
DB Mackenzie Evans, Senior, Friends, Wichita, KS 5’9″ 170
ALL-KCAC DB had 6 interceptions and 23 tackles at Friends University.
DB Nate McLaurin, Senior, Baker, Phoenix, AZ 5’11” 190
Had 49 tackles with 3 tackles for loss and 5 interceptions earning ALL-HAAC honors.
DB Bryce VanBeek, Senior, Northwestern, Rock Valley, IA 6’0″ 175
ALL-GPAC safety had 66 tackles for Northwestern (Iowa).
DB Xavier Spann, Senior, Morningside, Lakeland, FL 6’1″ 185
Accumulated 47 tackles and 4 interception in his junior campaign with Morningside.
DB Keenan Fagan, Senior, Rocky Mountain, Lake Tapps, WA 5’11” 190
Had 5 pass break ups and 7 interceptions returning one of those for a td and earning ALL-Frontier.
InstantScouting is a Canadian based independent global scouting service that is committed to helping aspiring athletes at the collegiate and free agent level showcase their abilities to professional football teams in North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australia. We offer coaches and professional scouts the opportunity to view some of the best football talent from around the world.
InstantScouting has selected its fourth annual Elite Class (Previously known as “Top Seniors” and currently selects teams in FBS, FCS, Division 2, Division 3, NAIA & USports. What makes these teams so special is that they are the only ones chosen exclusively by the scouts who work to create professional football opportunities for athletes.