Welcome to the latest installment of our “Future Gators” series, which looks at the top performers each week from Florida’s commitment list.
Here are the standouts from Week 8:
Jacob Copeland, 4-star WR, Escambia (Penscola, Fla.)
Stat line: Copeland had a 18-yard touchdown reception (watch here) and an incredible catch-and-run in a 52-10 win over Tate (Cantonment, Fla.).
Next game: Oct. 27 vs. Booker T. Washington (Pensacola, Fla.)
Note: In the clip below, Copeland shows off some incredible footwork and breaks 8 tackle attempts on the play. This is one of the top highlights of the season by a Florida commit.
Gods feet‼️😬🔥🐊💯 pic.twitter.com/SBXZp21oqR
— HAITIAN ONE 🇭🇹 (@JCope1era) October 14, 2017
Ja’Marr Chase, 4-star WR, Archbishop Rummel (Metairie, La.)
Stat line: 7 catches for 139 yards and 2 touchdowns in a 22-21 win at Jesuit (New Orleans)
Next game: Friday vs. Brother Martin (New Orleans)
Quotable: “Chandler Fields connected with Ja’Marr Chase on a pair of touchdown passes in a 90-second span to bring the Raiders back from an 11-point deficit.” — Lenny Vangilder of Crescent City Sports
Iverson Clement, 4-star RB, Rancocas Valley (Mount Holly, N.J.)
Stat line: Scored 2 touchdowns, including an 85-yard kickoff return, in a 28-13 win over Winslow Township (Atco, N.J.).
Next game: Saturday vs. Notre Dame (Lawrenceville, NJ)
Note: Clement, who plans to enroll early, officially visited Florida this weekend.
— SJ SportsTalk (@sojerseysports) October 14, 2017