Havelock junior linebacker Keion Joyner has been named to the NCPreps.com all-state preseason team for 2014.
Joyner, a five-star college recruit, made the preseason all-state squad at linebacker with South Point’s Tanner Muse and Franklin’s Jeremiah Young.
The 6-foot-3, 215-pounder powercleans 270 pounds, runs a 4.58-second 40-yard dash and has a 31-inch vertical leap.
Last season, Joyner tallied 108 tackles, 7.5 sacks, two interceptions, three fumble recoveries and seven forced fumbles, helping the Rams to their third consecutive state championship.
Joyner holds scholarship offers from Auburn, South Carolina, Tennessee, LSU, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Miami, Virginia Tech, Ohio State, Penn State and many others.