Running back Jonas Eldridge was the second-leading rusher in AAA Southern Division in 1983 with 1,117 yards and nine touchdowns on 164 carries. He was named the captain of the Arizona Daily Star's 1983 All-Metro Football Team and was also named to the Super 11 team. The Blue Chip prospect also contributed as a junior with 898 yards and 11 touchdowns and eventually went to NAU after graduating from Cholla. He led the Lumberjacks in rushing as a redshirt freshman but injuries eventually derailed his career.

Joe Patronite / Arizona Daily Star 1982