Shifty, tough Wade Sullivan piling up yards for Lakeville North

Lakeville North state champion wrestler making noise on the football field

Quick feet are quick feet, invaluable on a football field, and if you don’t have them, there’s very little you can do to get them. Oh, there’s weight training and hundreds of agility drills to enhance foot speed. But in truth, being able to change directions on the fly, slip a tackle or make an opponent miss is hereditary. You either have it or you don’t.

Lakeville North running back Wade Sullivan has it. And it’s made for an enviable offensive dimension for Class 6A’s second-ranked Panthers, and frustrated a whole lot of opponents.

“He’s a super-special player,” coach Brian Vossen said. “Any team that has a player like him is going to build around him.” Continue reading at