Draak Davis, Running Back, 5-7, 170, So-JC, Vallejo, Calif. (Vallejo/Solano Community College)
Third-team All-America by the JC Grid-Wire ... Rushed for 1,846 yards, 23 touchdowns, and 8.4 yards per carry for Solano Community College in Fairfield, Calif. ... Led all California junior colleges, a total of 76 schools, in rushing yardage and rushing average ... Also caught 23 passes for 268 yards ... Best game came against the College of Marin, when he rushed for 368 yards, seven touchdowns, and three two-point conversions in a 72-69 victory ... Seven rushing touchdowns broke the state juco record and tied the national record ... 48 total points in that game broke the national record ... Had five runs of 80 or more yards during the season ... "Draak has a combination of speed and vision which enables him to make great cuts," Coach Floyd Burnsed said. "He's also very dedicated in the weight room and a strong student." ... Attended Eastern Washington as a freshman and redshirted there before transferring to Solano ... Will have three years of eligibility at Kentucky ... Two-year starter at Vallejo (Calif.) HS ... Helped his team go to the playoffs both years in Division I, the highest classification ... Rushed for approximately 1,800 yards and 34 touchdowns as a senior ... Named the player of the year in the Monticello Empire League and Solano County ... Three-year letterman in track, competing in the 100- and 200-meter dashes and the 4x100-meter relay ... As a sophomore, the relay team won the state championship and Vallejo HS won the overall team state championship ... Honor roll student who earned a membership in the California Scholarship Federation ... Chose Kentucky over Nevada and California.