SaQuon Barkley, Whitehall (Whitehall, PA) Class of 2015
Committed to play at Penn State
5’11″/190 pounds, 4-Star Prospect
40-yard dash: 4.48
#21 RB in country according to 247sports
#28 RB according to Scout.com
The Whitehall, PA product recently interviewed with All-Out Blitz about a variety of topics:
*Biggest influence: “I would have to say my father.”
*You recently flipped from Rutgers to Penn State. What made you decide to switch?: “My family, coaches, and I decided that Penn State is an overall better fit for me. That’s the main reason why I switched my commitment.”
*What is your main goal for this coming season? “I would say to win District Championship, Beat Parkland, and Rush for 2,000 yards.”
Barkley has fluid running ability and the acceleration to hit the open holes. He possesses strong hands to be a dangerous weapon out of the backfield (18 catches, 336 yards and 3 TDs in ‘13).
Saquon rushed for 1,126 yards, 16 TD and averaged 6.4 yards per carry for the Zephyrs in 2013.
Photo: Douglas Kilpatrick