Boys Athlete WINNERS

Jayden Daniels of Cajon voted SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

Cajon High School's Jayden Daniels (5) runs the ball during the CIF Southern Section Division 4 championship game against Downey High School on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Downey High School in Downey, Ca. (Micah Escamilla/Correspondent)
Cajon High School's Jayden Daniels (5) runs the ball during the CIF Southern Section Division 4 championship game against Downey High School on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Downey High School in Downey, Ca. (Micah Escamilla/Correspondent)

SoCal Prep Legends
Boys Athlete of the Week
Name: Jayden Daniels
School: Cajon
Sport: Football
Year: Junior

Winning Numbers: The 6-foot-3, 175-pound quarterback directed the Cowboys to a 54-28 win over Downey in the CIF Southern Section Division 4 championship game. Daniels did it with both his arms and his legs, throwing for 293 yards on 18-of-28 passing with four touchdowns. He also ran for 281 yards and four touchdowns on 21 tries. On the season Daniels has thrown for 4,641 yards and 59 touchdowns with only three interceptions and run for another 1,080 yards and 13 touchdowns.

NOTE: Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!