Jackson Getting Ready to Travel

Jackson Getting Ready to Travel

Douglas County (Castle Rock, Colorado) DB Tyler Jackson currently has five offers from D1 schools and is making plans for multiple unofficial visits. With his monster three interception game last weekend, look for the versatile DB to gain more attention from new schools across the country.

Currently, Tyler Jackson and his Douglas County Husky squad are undefeated and ranked #2 in 5A.  This past weekend, in a game against league foe Rangeview, Jackson had a spectacular performance as he had three interceptions and a fumble recovery and return for a touchdown. As of now, Jackson holds offers from Colorado State, Air Force, Washington State, Kansas and Wyoming.  Currently, Jackson has an official visit set up with the University of Kansas for December.  Along with his official visits, Jackson will take unofficial visits to Wyoming, Colorado and Air Force in the next few weeks.  Along with his offers, Jackson is receiving interest from Stanford, Wisconsin, Northwestern and most recently San Diego State.


PrepColorado: Who is stepping up for Douglas County this season?

Tyler Jackson: So far this season a lot of people have stepped up. Will Arnold our quarterback has proven that he can really play and lead the team. Justin Brown has also stepped up from last year, he really leads by example by making some amazing blocks which really have set the tone for our team.


PrepColorado: What does you team need to improve on?

Tyler Jackson: Our team needs to improve a little bit on our consistency if we want to beat the really good teams. We also need to eliminate some penalties.


PrepColorado: How is the team playing?

Tyler Jackson: Our team has really come together. We are confident and really believe that we can win state and we play hard all game.


PrepColorado: Do you have any new offers?

Tyler Jackson: I have received no new offers.


PrepColorado: What official trips do you have set up?

Tyler Jackson: I have just set up an official visit to KU for December 7-9.


PrepColorado: Who is a player that has impressed you this season?

Tyler Jackson: Matt Johnson the quarterback from Arapahoe played very hard and showed a lot of confidence when we played them. You can tell that he really worked hard and prepared in the off-season for his senior year.


PrepColorado: How does the Continental League look?

Tyler Jackson: There isn't just one team that has stood out so far in our league. It looks like there will be some great games throughout the Continental league this season. Pretty much every team is solid. They should all do good in the playoffs against other teams.


We would like to thank Tyler for his time and wish him and Douglas County good luck for the remainder of the season.



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