O'Fallon running back chosen for elite prospect camp

News-DemocratJuly 2, 2013 

O'Fallon High sophomore running back Kentrail Moran is one of 250 players nationally invited to the Rivals Underclassmen Challenge football camp presented by UnderArmour July 7 in Dallas, Texas.

The event includes some of the nation's top juniors, sophomores and freshmen football prospects and will be held at DeSoto (Texas) High.

Other players from Illinois to make the cut include quarterback Jimmy Fitzgerald from Champaign, Marist High receiver Flynn Nagel and Bolingbrook defensive lineman Micah Drew-Treadway.

Moran (5-foot-11, 193 pounds) was the only running back from Illinois to be invited to the camp. As a freshman last season at O'Fallon, he ran for 699 yards on 138 carries and scored seven touchdowns.

Moran also caught 22 passes for 248 yards and one TD.

On June 7, O'Fallon senior defensive end Dewayne Hendrix and East St. Louis sophomore defensive lineman Terry Beckner, Jr., were among the top prospects at the Rivals 100 Five Star Challenge in Chicago presented by UnderArmour.

According to Rivals.com, Beckner (6-4, 270) already has solid offers from Florida, Ohio State, Michigan, Nebraska, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Florida State, Cincinnati, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Purdue and Syracuse.

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