Washington RB Commit - Lavon Coleman
Lavon Coleman
Lavon Coleman
Director of Scouting
Posted Sep 18, 2012
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Lavon Coleman (5'11/210) is a 4-Star running back who is committed to the Washington Huskies. Here is a look at him in action in his first game as a senior.

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Lavon Coleman (5'11/210) steps on to the field and has the look of a premier running back. From the thick legs to the chiseled torso, Coleman is built to carry the rock. Once the game starts, he doesn't disappoint. Blessed with excellent balance, strength and vision as well as quick feet, Coleman can fight through the first line of tacklers to consistently rip off long runs despite not having breakaway track speed.

Coleman was held out of last week's game for precautionary reasons with a thigh bruise, and Lompoc's head coach Andrew Jones seems to be making a concerted effort to limit the wear and tear on Coleman during the regular season. All that said, Coleman still ripped off nearly 200 yards in under 20 carries in the first game of the season against Arroyo Grande.

Here are some of the highlights of him in action, but if you want to watch the full game and get an idea of how Coleman can wear down a defense, all of FOX Sports West's Prepzone games are archived for viewing (Click Here).

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Scott began with Scout as the Southeast Regional Manager in 2002. In addition to his recruiting responsibilities, Scott developed and ran the National Scout Combine series from 2005 thru 2008. Scott has been Director of Scouting since 2006 and oversees the Recruiting Rankings for Scout.
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