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Hopewell running back TreVeyon Henderson ranked #1 in the nation

Posted at 3:15 PM, Feb 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-26 15:15:47-05

HOPEWELL, Va. -- Hopewell High School junior TreVeyon Henderson is now the nation's top-ranked running back in the class of 2021, according to ESPN.

Henderson ran for 224 yards and scored four touchdowns leading the Hopewell Blue Devils to a the Class 3 state title in December.

He amassed almost 4,000 all-purpose yard during the 2019 season ad was named the Gatorade State Player of the Year.

“He’s a special player," Hopewell Coach Ricky Irby said of Henderson after the title win.

Henderson has not yet decided where he planned to play college football after next season.