Varsity Preps

Justin Pitts: Class of 2016 Spotlight

There are great football players in each state. Justin Pitts falls into that category.

Pitts is a 5’10”, 155-pound junior from Illinois who plays both sides of the ball as cornerback (CB), running back (RB) and wide receiver (WR).

Pitts, who maxes 205 pounds on the bench press and 345 pounds on squat, has already compiled 5 interceptions, 7 knock downs and 1 blocked field goal within the season.

Pitts has received looks from Minnesota State University, Missouri State University, Illinois State University and Northern Illinois University.

Pitts has also received a slot in division 3 (d3) programs, such as: Saint John’s University, University of Minnesota (U of M), Hope College, University of Jamestown, Concordia University, University of Chicago, University of Wisconsin, Morthland College and Wheaton College.

Although Pitts has not received any offers yet, he is hoping to get his first offer soon.

“An offer to me means the coach is asking me to come play for them and that all my hard work is paying off,” Pitts said.

You can check out Pitts’ junior highlights at: and



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