VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - Valdosta State HAS placed eight players on the Gulf South Conference preseason team.
That is most of any of the five teams in the conference.
Junior running back David Bailey is one of three Blazers offensive stars to make the team.
Bailey is VSU's leading returning rusher.
Joining him on the all-conference teams are guard Edmund Kugbila and transfer Ryan Schraeder.
Former Brooks County star Japree Miles leads the VSU contingent on defense along with defensive end Trokon Gaye and safety Harrison Dreiling.
Miles had 32 tackles last season.
Kicker Daniel Anderson and punter Jack Fulford also make the all=conference squad.
Despite all the talent, Gulf South coaches are predicting VSU to finish third in the league behind Delta State and North Alabama.
VSU opens the season September 3rd at Wingate.
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