High schools countdown: After first DI offer, CDO’s Sa’Kylee Woodard prepares for ‘statement season’ – inForney.com

The Star is counting down the top high school football players in Southern Arizona. Up today: Canyon del Oro star lineman Sa’Kylee Woodard.

Name: Sa’Kylee Woodard

Rundown: Woodard is a 6-foot-3-inch, 290-pound sophomore at Canyon del Oro.

Who he is: Over the summer, Woodard spent much of his time playing with — and against — some of the best competition the West Coast has to offer.

After trips to several elite football camps including the Under Armour All-American camp, Football University camp, and a Rivals camp held in Los Angeles, the Tucson native used his summer to gauge where his skill level is at.

The CDO standout has earned a high level of praise even after just one year in high school. Last season, his coach Dustin Peace went as far as to say Woodard will be a four-year defensive force in Southern Arizona — and that was even before the behemoth played his first