Signee Highlights: Daronte McNeil


Posted May 8, 2007


Elizabeth City (NC) Northeastern tailback Daronte McNeil had a huge senior season, and he is expected to be an impact performer for the Pirates. Here's your chance to catch the East Carolina signee in action!

NOTE: To view the video highlights you must be a premium. CLICK HERE to sign up for an Inside ECU Sports subscription.

Name: Daronte McNeil
Hometown: Elizabeth City, North Carolina
High School: Northeastern High School
Position: Tailback
Vitals: 6'1/235/4.7

NOTES: A two-time Northeastern Coastal Conference Player-of-the-Year, McNeil was a four-year letterman who earned all-conference designation as a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior.

He capped a brilliant career by leading the state in rushing as a senior, totaling 3,029 yards and 34 touchdowns. The main threat at Northeastern HS, McNeil rushed for 8,229 yards and 98 touchdowns over the four-year span.

Physically, he may be the most ready to play of all the in-state tailback prospects.

SCOUTING REPORT: "Daronte McNeil is a tough runner that loves to pop outside for extra yardage. Surprisingly elusive with defenders bearing down on him, he makes a quick move to break arm tackles. McNeil is not very flexible, but he is very strong with a great stiffarm." -- Football Recruiting Analyst Miller Safrit

MCNEIL QUOTE: "Location was big. I like that my family can come to see all my games and if I want to come home I can come home. I think I can play early for them."


RB #8 Daronte McNeil Video 1 - Watch Video


RB #8 Daronte McNeil Video 2 - Watch Video

RB #8 Daronte McNeil Video 3 - Watch Video


RB #8 Daronte McNeil Video 4 - Watch Video

RB #8 Daronte McNeil Video 5 - Watch Video


To watch this video, you will need Microsoft Media Player. Click here to here download the most recent version of Media Player.



Related Stories
McNeil Brings Physical Presence to Backfield
 -by InsideECUSports.com  Jun 13, 2007
ScoutTV: McNeil Rumbles Ahead
 -by FOXSportsRecruiting.com  Feb 6, 2007
Heels Interested in McNeil
 -by InsideCarolina.com  Jun 8, 2006

MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Scout.com Recruiting Yearbook with an annual Total Access Pass
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from InsideECUSports.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
RB Daronte McNeil (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > East Carolina > Recruiting
[View My HotList]