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Miles Sanders

MILES SANDERS      RB   5-11   195
Rivals ★★★★   ESPN ★★★★   247 ★★★★★   Scout ★★★★★

Selected Penn State over Alabama, Arizona, Auburn, Boston College, Florida State, Indiana, Miami (FL), Michigan, Michigan State, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Rutgers, USC, Virginia, Virginia Tech, West Virginia, Wisconsin

ABOUT SANDERS
High School: A four-year letterwinner for head coach George Novak at Woodland Hills High School in Pittsburgh...Named a team captain in 2015...Helped lead the Wolverines to an 11-1 mark and a WPIAL runner-up finish to eventual PIAA AAAA State Champion Pittsburgh Central Catholic in 2015...Helped lead Woodland Hills to 39 victories during his career, finishing a stellar career at Woodland Hills with 4,573 yards on 508 carries and 59 touchdowns...A four-year starter, ranks fifth in WPIAL Class AAAA history with 4,573 rushing yards...Participated in the Under Armour All-America Game as a representative on the Armour team on Jan. 2 in Orlando... Named to Scout All-America team…One of six finalists for the 2015 Mr. PA Football Award for Class AAA/AAAA...Tabbed as PIAA Class AAA All-State first team in 2014 and 2015...Named to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fabulous 22 Team and earned the Post-Gazette's East Player of the Year honors in 2015...Selected to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's Terrific 25 in 2015…Invited to Nike's “The Opening” in 2015...Invited to the Rivals Five Star Challenge in the summer of 2015...Selected to the Daily News Dynamic 33 in 2015…Rushed for more than 1,000 yards in three consecutive seasons...Tallied 1,523 yards and 16 touchdowns while averaging 11.2 yards per carry as a senior...Tallied 1,132 yards on just 97 carries and scored 18 touchdowns as a junior...Rushed for 1,064 yards and 14 rushing touchdowns as a sophomore in 2013...Scored 12 touchdowns and rushed for 641 yards as a freshman in 2012...Rated the No. 1 running back in the nation by Rivals, Scout and 247Sports...A consensus No. 1 prospect in Pennsylvania by all four major recruiting outlets - ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports...Tabbed as a five-star prospect by Scout and 247Sports...Rated a four-star prospect by ESPN and Rivals...Ranked as the No. 20 overall prospect by 247Sports, No. 25 on the Scout 300 list, No. 39 on the Rivals100 2016 list and No. 43 overall prospect on the ESPN300 list for the Class of 2016...Also ran track for Woodland Hills, competing in the 100, 200 and 4x100 relay.

Personal: Full name is Miles Sanders...Son of Marlene Sanders...Has one older brother, Brian, and one younger brother, Kobe...Hobbies include playing video games, training and watching Netflix...Intends to major in kinesiology to pursue a career as an athletic trainer or head coach...Born May 1, 1997 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


FROM SANDERS' HEAD COACH GEORGE NOVAK
"Miles Sanders is an outstanding person and student-athlete. Woodland Hills could not be more proud of him and his many accomplishments."

2016 Signing Day Central


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