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Barnett Prepping For Next Level

Most highly ranked defensive players in high school also ply their trade on the offensive side of the ball as well. Not so for Clayton (Ohio) Northmont four-star cornerback C.J. Barnett, who insists he is a defender all the way.

Plenty of Division I football talent has come from Clayton (Ohio) Northmont in the past few years. Names such as Zebrie Sanders, Clay Belton and Kurt Coleman dot the college football landscape while calling themselves Thunderbolts alumni. With a number of talented players on the roster this year, Ohio State fans know the name C.J. Barnett as a four-star cornerback prospect as ranked by Scout.com...

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