ATH - FR - 6-0 - 185 - Junction City, Ark. (Junction City HS)
A three-sport athlete in high school, Turner played both safety and running back at Junction City and he returned kickoffs and punts for head coach David Carpenter. He was an all-state honoree in 2009 and was selected to play in the Arkansas High School Coaches Association East-West All-Star game. Turner helped lead the Dragons to back-to-back class 2A state championships and a record of 27-1 during 2008 and 2009 combined. As a senior, he had 67 tackles, eight interceptions and forced four fumbles. In the state title game against Bearden in his senior season, he rushed 16 times for 92 yards and a touchdown. In the semifinals against Leftwich, he returned the opening kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown to spark Junction City to a 56-0 victory. Turner is also an outstanding basketball player for his high school. He was also recruited by Auburn, Louisiana Tech and Baylor.