EAGLE POINT, Ore. -- Justin McElroy is not your average football player. McElroy will be playing both sides of the football for Eagle Point High School, this season.
It may be common for a player in high school to play two positions. McElroy though, will be playing some of the most important positions on the field.
He will be playing Safety and Running Back. He will be starting at both spots.
McElroy played mainly a minor role last season. This year he will be one of the Eagles most important players.
His first chance to prove that he is ready, will be Friday night. Eagle Point will open the year vs. Klamath Union. You can catch the game on antenna TV, on NewsWatch 12. The game is being featured as NewsWatch 12's Game of the Week. Kick-off is scheduled for 7 p.m.