November 24, 2008

Late-blooming senior RB on A&M's radar

Rockwall Heath running back Kendial Lawrence has been setting the Metroplex on fire in recent weeks. The 5-foot-9, 177-pound Lawrence has rushed for 2,565 yards on 266 carries (9.6 yards per attempt) and 42 touchdowns in leading the Hawks to an undefeated season.

He ran for 365 yards and five touchdowns in helping the Hawks beat Highland Park two weeks ago and secure the first district title in school history. He added 241 yards and five more touchdowns in the first half of Heath's first round playoff win over Frisco Centennial and gained another 255 yards in Friday night's 58-21 victory over Dallas Hillcrest.

The three-star prospect has scholarship offers from Iowa State, Missouri and Kansas and is gainging heavy interest from Texas A&M and Louisville.

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