Varsity Football · ICYMI: Smyrna’s Zion Rucker poised for more experience, improvement


Cecil Joyce, Murfreesboro Daily News JournalPublished 5:00 a.m. CT Aug. 2, 2019 | Updated 9:03 a.m. CT Aug. 2, 2019

Smyrna has had a wealth of talented defensive linemen over the past several seasons.

Junior defensive tackle Zion Rucker has had a chance to learn under future college players Marlon Alexander (Gardner-Webb) and Josh Bailey (Bethel), as well as teammate Dallas Walker (Texas A&M commitment) the past two seasons.

Now he’s ready to step in and make his own mark on the Bulldog defense.

“It’s a big opportunity to show everybody I… continue reading here