Posted: 12:58 pm Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
By Anthony Chiang
With signing day just days away, recruiting news is constantly coming in. On the Class of 2014 Recruiting Diary, we have been following this year’s seniors through the fall and winter months. Every interaction we have heard has been recorded on this diary.
We’re posting stuff like this all the time on Twitter (follow @Anthony_Chiang) as we make a mad dash to signing day, Feb. 5, 2014.
In addition, make sure to keep track of The Big Board, where we rank the top 50 seniors in the area. There, you will also find where those players are committed to or which school they are considering.
Here, we’ll give you just the info, no filler.
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014
2014 Dwyer DL Tim Jackson verbally committed to Wagner College — a school in Staten Island, NY.
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson verbally committed to Virginia Tech on Saturday, choosing the Hokies over USF and Florida Atlantic. Bronson cited Virginia Tech’s tradition, defensive system and defensive coordinator Bud Foster as the reasons for his decision.
2014 Palm Beach Central OL Alex Coren has verbally committed to Villanova.
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith switched his verbal commitment from Florida Atlantic to Miami (Ohio) on Saturday. He visited Miami (Ohio) over the weekend, attributing his decision to his relationship with Miami (Ohio) RB coach Autry Denson,
2014 Boynton Beach WR Darrian Josey and Kyron Brown enjoyed their trip to UMass over the weekend. Josey, a Hawaii commit, will choose between Hawaii and UMass. Brown, an Akron commit, will choose between Akron and UMass. Both players will announce their decisions on signing day.
2016 Wellington ATH Ahmonn Richards received an offer from Cincinnati on Monday.
2014 Atlantic WR Adly Enoicy has switched his verbal commitment from FIU to Syracuse over the weekend.
2014 Palm Beach Gardens TE Caleb Perez verbally committed to Rutgers as a preferred walk-on. He chose Rutgers over UCF and Marist.
Friday, Jan. 31, 2014
Two frontrunners to land 2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson are Virginia Tech and USF, according to coach Don Hanna. FAU is the third team in mix with an outside chance. Bronson plans to make his final decision over the weekend, but won’t make it public until signing day.
2015 Palm Beach Gardens received offers from Miami, NC State, Western Michigan, Tennessee and Kentucky this week. Coney said he was impressed by Miami’s campus on his trip there for Junior Day on Sunday. He plans to visit Florida, Miami and Ohio State before his senior season.
Despite rumors that 2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph is considering a visit to Florida, the FSU verbal commit said he is 100 percent committed to the Seminoles and he will not take any more visits.
2014 Boynton Beach WR Darrian Josey, a Hawaii commit, said he was offered by Massachusetts. Josey and Boynton Beach CB Kyron Brown, an Akron commit, will visit UMass this weekend.
Miami head coach Al Golden visited Dwyer and asked about 2015 QB Daniel Parr, 2015 WR Tavares Martin, 2015 DB Jarius Adam, 2016 RB Cornelius Smith.
Miami head coach Al Golden and wide receivers coach Brennan Carroll visited and offered 2016 Wellington ATH Ahmmon Richards. With West Virginia, Tennessee and Miami offers already in hand, Richards has also received interest from Penn State and Virginia.
2014 Dwyer WR Ezra Saffold verbally committed to Northern Illinois.
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith verbally committed to FAU on Monday night. He is still taking an official visit to Miami (Ohio) over the weekend.
2014 Dwyer ATH Clint Stephens verbally committed to Bowling Green on Thursday. The Falcons plan to use Stephens at cornerback.
Kentucky and Western Michigan visited Seminole Ridge on Monday to see 2015 DB Jalen Young and 2015 ATH Kerrith Whyte.
Park Vista S Marques Gayot, Miami commit, and CB Renard Cheren, Northern Illinois commit, are both ready to sign with schools, per Cobras head coach Brian Dodds.
2015 St. Andrew’s TE Jake Bargas has offers from Cincinnati, Duke, Wake Forest, FAU, Cincinnati and Tulane.
2014 American Heritage LB Thomas Oporto verbally committed to Jacksonville.
2015 Boynton Beach QB Lamar Jackson received offers from Cincinnati, Clemson and Nebraska this week.
2014 Jensen Beach QB Alex Ogle verbally committed to Boise State.
Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014
2014 Pope John Paul II OL Kieran Leen got a preferred walk-on offer from the Hurricanes this week.
2014 Dwyer FB Gerald Hearns plans to visit FAU this week before his upcoming visit to FAMU on Jan. 31. FAMU is Hearns’ top choice as of now.
2014 Royal Palm Beach Zeke Edmonds, who committed and decommitted from Coastal Carolina this week, is visiting UMass this weekend.
UMass visited 2014 Boynton Beach CB Kyron Brown on Thursday. Brown said they told him they would return on Monday.
2014 Dwyer DL Tim Jackson is fresh off visits to Wagner and Savannah St. But he hasn’t decided on his finalists yet.
UF, Akron, Hawaii, Louisville stopped by Boynton Beach to visit 2015 QB Lamar Jackson this week.
2015 Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney received an offer from Florida on Friday. He plans to visit Florida, which he calls his “dream school,” next weekend. Coney received offers from West Virginia, Ohio State and Florida this week.
Friday, Jan. 24, 2014
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith is starting to receive interest from Georgia Tech, as the Yellow Jackets stopped by and took Smith’s transcript. He will visit FAU on Jan. 24 and Miami (Ohio) on Jan. 31, according to Panthers coach Jack Daniels.
2014 Dwyer WR Clint Stephens will visit Bowling Green this weekend and Toledo on Jan. 31.
2014 Dwyer S Shawn Boone verbally committed to N.C. State on Thursday, choosing the Wolfpack over Arkansas, Maryland and Penn State.
FSU coach Jimbo Fisher visited Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph, a Seminoles commit, at school and at home Thursday.
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson received an offer from Virginia Tech on Thursday night. Bronson is scheduled to take an official visit to Virginia Tech this weekend. He will make his college decision public during a ceremony on National Signing Day.
2014 Royal Palm Beach LB Zeke Edmonds and DB Jimmy Moreland have decommitted from Coastal Carolina, per Edmonds. The duo had verbally committed to the school earlier this week.
Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014
Vanderbilt sent new head coach Derek Mason to visit 2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson on Thursday morning. The meeting ended with Mason offering Bronson. Bronson is hoping to visit Vanderbilt next week before his weekend trip to Nebraska. Bronson plans on making his decision public in a ceremony on National Signing Day.
2014 Palm Beach Gardens K Steven Olson verbally committed to Chowan University.
Louisville met with 2014 Boynton Beach CB Kyron Brown on Tuesday. Brown said Syracuse is out of the race for his services, but added that Hawaii is starting to show interest in him.
2014 Jupiter LB Griffin Garland has received offers from Tufts and Jacksonville (preferred walk-on).
2014 Suncoast OL Matt Weiner received an offer from Benedictine College.
FAU visited Jupiter Christian to speak with 2014 WR Jordan Player on Wednesday.
Alabama TE coach Bobby Williams and Ohio State WR coach Zach Smith visited with 2015 Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney on Wednesday. Coney received an offer from Ohio State on Wednesday night, and he followed it up by receiving an offer from West Virginia on Thursday.
2014 Atlantic WR Adly Enoicy verbally committed to FIU on Wednesday, choosing the Golden Panthers over schools like Syracuse and Virginia Tech.
2014 Royal Palm Beach LB Zeke Edmonds and DB Jimmy Moreland verbally committed to Coastal Carolina on Wednesday. Edmonds chose the Chanticleers over Middle Tennessee State, Toledo and Northern Illinois, and Moreland picked the Chanticleers over Toledo.
2014 Fort Pierce Central DE Rashawn Shaw verbally commmited to Wake Forest on Wednesday. Shaw decommitted from Louisville after Charlie Strong left the Cardinals.
Boston College visited Seminole Ridge on Thursday to visit with 2015 CB Jalen Young.
2014 Fort Pierce Central LB Sharieff Rhaheed plans to take officials visits to Michigan State this weekend and Louisville next weekend.
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014
2014 Dwyer S Shawn Boone will announce his college on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Palm Beach Ale House (2161 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach). Boone will pick between NC State, Penn State and Arkansas.
2015 St. Andrew’s TE Jake Bargas met with Wake Forest on Tuesday. Bargas already has offers from Duke, FAU, Massachusetts, Tulane and Wake Forest.
2014 West Boca Raton LB Gerald Ferguson received an offer from Robert Morris University.
2014 American Heritage OL Hayden Brockwell received his first offer from Warner University on Thursday night. Wagner, Holy Cross, Furman, Texas State and FAU are showing interest in Brockwell.
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith has offers from FIU, FAU and Miami (Ohio). But Smith said it’s between FAU and Miami (Ohio) right now. He took an official visit to FIU last weekend.
2014 Royal Palm Beach ATH Alon Sims, a Western Michigan commit, said he is still considering FAU. Sims will visit Western Michigan this week.
According to Village Academy coach Don Hanna, 2014 DE Kevin Bronson will be visited by Notre Dame on Tuesday. Vanderbilt is also expected to visit Bronson this week. As of now, those two schools have not offered Bronson.
2014 King’s Academy K Paul Schumacher verbally committed to Gardner-Webb on Sunday. Schumacher chose the Bulldogs over multiple academic scholarships. The offer from Gardner-Webb was the first athletic scholarship offer he had received.
2014 Boynton Beach WR Darrian Josey verbally committed to Hawaii during his visit on Sunday, choosing the Rainbow Warriors over Western Kentucky. According to Josey, Hawaii is recruiting him as an athlete.
2014 Dwyer FB Gerald Hearns received offers from FAMU and FAU last weekend. Hearns plans to visit FAMU next weekend and FAU before signing day.
Louisville is expected to visit with 2014 Boynton Beach CB Kyron Brown and ATH Darrian Josey, a Hawaii commit, this week. Brown, who was down to Syracuse and Akron, said Syracuse may be out of the race. He has not been able to reach Syracuse coaches.
Boston College defensive coordinator Don Brown is scheduled to visit Palm Beach Central to talk to 2015 ATH Kemar Downer and 2014 ATH Rudolph St. Germain this week. Boston College is recruiting both players as defensive backs.
2014 American Heritage LB Thomas Oporto verbally committed to Jacksonville University on Tuesday.
UCF stopped by Palm Beach Gardens to offer 2014 TE Caleb Perez a preferred walk-on spot. Perez is going on an official visit to Marist this weekend and an official visit to Rutgers, which also offered him a preferred walk-on role, next weekend.
2015 Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney has offers from FAU, South Alabama and Appalachian State. Coney expects Florida coaches to visit him this week and said Alabama “will be popping in at any time.”
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014
2014 Dwyer S Shawn Boone will get an in-home visit from NC State on Thursday. Maryland is expected to visit Boone’s home on Friday. Boone has narrowed down his list to Penn State, Arkansas and NC State.
FAU, Nebraska and Virginia Tech visited Village Academy to check on 2014 DE Kevin Bronson on Thursday morning. Bronson said Nebraska and Virginia Tech are in the lead for his services, but FAU is not out of the race because of Bronson’s good relationship with new Owls coach Charlie Partridge. Bronson expects to announce his college decision before National Signing Day, possibly on Feb. 2. Bronson is scheduled to visit USF on Friday, before taking official visits to Virginia Tech on Jan. 24 and Nebraska on Jan. 31.
FSU visited Cardinal Newman on Thursday to check in on 2014 WR Travis Rudolph, a Seminoles verbal commit.
FAU visited Cardinal Newman on Thursday to look at the Crusaders’ 2015 class.
FAU visited Pahokee on Thursday to talk to 2014 ATH Rashaun Croney and 2014 DB Jay Hopson.
2014 Boynton Beach WR Darian Josey left for his official visit to Hawaii on Thursday morning. He is considering Western Kentucky and Hawaii.
2014 King’s Academy K Paul Schumacher is taking an official visit to Gardner-Webb this weekend.
2014 King’s Academy DB/ATH Nate Cannon was offered an opportunity to walk-on at FAU. Cannon is a dynamic athlete that impressed as a senior. According to King’s Academy coach Heath Nivens, FAU is in the lead for Cannon. Cannon wants to play D-1 football.
Miami (Ohio) dropped by Dwyer to see 2014 WR Ezra Saffold and 2014 RB Alonzo Smith. FAU also visited Dwyer to see Smith.
Miami DB coach Paul Williams visited Park Vista on Thursday to speak with 2014 S Marques Gayot, a Hurricanes verbal commit.
Davidson visited Oxbridge Academy on Thursday to talk to 2014 QB Steven DeMeo. Also, Coastal Carolina passed by Oxbridge Academy on Thursday to visit with 2014 CB Deandre Brinson.
Tuesday Jan. 14, 2014
According to Fort Pierce Central head coach Josh Shaffer, 2014 Cobras QB Sam Vaughn has verbally committed to Georgetown.
2014 Pahokee ATH Rashaun Croney said FAU is in the lead for his services. Croney has narrowed down his choices to FAU, South Carolina, Arkansas and FIU. He plans to announce his college decision on signing day on Feb. 5.
2014 Pahokee DB Jay Hopson has offers from FAU, Appalachian State, Western Kentucky and Marshall.
2014 Boynton Beach CB Kyron Brown has narrowed down his list to Syracuse and Akron.
Friday, Jan. 10, 2014
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith has now received offers from FIU, FAU and Miami (Ohio). He will visit FIU on Jan. 17, FAU on Jan. 24 and Miami (Ohio) on Jan. 31, according to Panthers coach Jack Daniels. 2014 Dwyer WR Ezra Saffold will join Smith on his visits to FIU and Miami (Ohio).
2014 Dwyer DB Shawn Boone has narrowed his list down to three schools — Arkansas, North Carolina State and Penn State.
2014 Dwyer DL Tim Jackson has picked up offers from Savannah State, Wagner and Albany. Jackson has already set up a visit to Jacksonville.
2014 Royal Palm Beach CB Jimmy Moreland said he is considering Toledo and FAU.
2014 American Heritage LB Thomas Oporto has received an offer from Marist.
Friday, Jan. 3, 2014
2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph verbally committed to Florida State during the second quarter of the Under Armour All-America Game on Thursday. The 6-foot-1, 185-pound wide receiver chose the Seminoles over Alabama, Auburn, Florida and Miami.
2014 Palm Beach Gardens TE Caleb Perez is planning to take official visits to Marist (offered) and Rutgers (offered preferred walk on) in January. In addition, Perez received an offer from Valparaiso last week.
2014 Pahokee ATH Rashaun Croney has added FAU to the list of schools he’s considering. He has narrowed down his choices to FAU, South Carolina, Arkansas and FIU. Croney said the recent hire of head coach Charlie Patridge is the reason he’s now interested in FAU.
Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson named Virginia Tech as the leader for his services. He cited the team’s defensive system and his “great” relationship with Hokies defensive line coach Charley Wiles as things that have him leaning toward Virginia Tech. Bronson plans to visit the campus on Jan. 24.
Monday, Dec. 23, 2013
2014 Dwyer FB Gerald Hearns has received an offer from Bethel College. But Hearns is still going to wait for any other offers that come his way before making a decision.
2014 Dwyer WR Johnnie Dixon verbally committed to Ohio State, choosing the Buckeyes over Miami and Alabama.
2014 Park Vista S Marques Gayot switched his verbal commitment from Louisville to Miami. The 6-foot-1, 205-pound senior said he changed his mind because UM is “close to home” and the “program is on the rise.” Gayot is also excited to have the opportunity to compete for playing time right away.
2014 Lake Worth TE Eliezer Hernandez verbally committed to Georgia Southern.
2014 Lake Worth WR Jeremy Kennedy received an offer from Benedict College in South Carolina.
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith received an offer from FIU.
2014 Royal Palm Beach LB Alon Sims verbally committed to Western Michigan.
Jacksonville University visited Jupiter High earlier this week, showing heavy interest in 2014 LB Griffin Garland.
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson is between Arkansas, Rutgers, West Virginia, UCF, USF and Nebraska, according to Village coach Don Hanna. Bronson will take an official visit to Rutgers this weekend, and he will take official visits to Virginia Tech, Nebraska and Arkansas in January. He doesn’t plan to announce his final decision until days before signing day.
Monday, Nov. 25, 2013
2014 Dwyer WR Johnnie Dixon, who was originally scheduled to announce his decision on Nov. 30, will now make his choice public on Dec. 8. Dixon said he is between Alabama, Miami and Ohio State. He will use his final visit of the recruiting process to take a trip to Miami this upcoming weekend.
2014 Palm Beach Central OT Kc McDermott, who is verbally committed to Miami, signed a financial aid agreement which binds UM into giving him a scholarship for the first semester at school. McDermott plans to enroll in January.
Friday, Nov. 22, 2013
2014 American Heritage RB Shacorey Foster verbally committed to Southeastern University.
2014 Dwyer RB Alonzo Smith is starting to receive more interest. Bethune-Cookman and Central Michigan are showing strong interest in Smith. However, he does not have any offers yet.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013
2014 Palm Beach Central LB Josh Gutierrez has verbally committed to Trinity. The 5-foot-9, 175-pound senior recorded 30 solo tackles, five sacks and one interception this season.
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013
2015 Boynton Beach QB Lamar Jackson received an offer from Akron on Monday. The junior already has offers from Syracuse and Utah State.
2014 Palm Beach Lakes WR Stephen Louis verbally committed to NC State on Monday after de-committing from Western Michigan two weeks ago.
2014 King’s Academy RB James Holland verbally committed to Colgate on Thursday.
2014 Cardinal Newman wide receiver Travis Rudolph took a visit to Auburn on Nov. 16 to watch the Tigers take on Georgia. According to Crusaders coach Steve Walsh, the schools that are in the race for Rudolph’s services are FSU, Alabama, Auburn and Tennessee. Florida is still in the mix, but the Gators are lagging behind.
2014 Pahokee ATH Rashuan Croney said he will decide between Arkansas, South Carolina and FIU. Croney plans to announce his decision on signing day. He is being recruited as a defensive back.
According to Dwyer coach Jack Daniels, 2014 Panthers WR Johnnie Dixon “loved” his visit to Alabama on Nov. 9 for the Crimson Tide’s game against LSU. Daniels said Alabama is “one of the leaders” for Dixon.
Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
2015 Boynton Beach QB Lamar Jackson received an offer from Syracuse on Saturday. The junior already had an offer from Utah State.
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013
2014 Jensen Beach LB Xavier Preston verbally committed to West Virginia on Thursday, choosing the Mountaineers over schools like Louisville, North Carolina State, Rutgers and South Florida. Preston (6-foot-2, 220 pounds) is the 13th-best prospect on the PBGametime recruiting Big Board. Glades Central grad and Mountaineers running backs coach JaJuan Seider helped recruit Preston.
Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013
2014 Glades Central ATH Jerry Jones, who is verbally committed to FAU, said the news regarding coach Carl Pelini’s abrupt resignation has forced him to think things over. “I want to talk to my family to find out what I should do,” Jones said in a text message. “But at this very moment, it’s still FAU for me.” Jones added that he has built good relationships with FAU’s assistant coaches, as he has only spoken to Pelini “once or twice” throughout the recruiting process.
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013
2014 Dwyer WRs Johnnie Dixon and Clint Stephens will take an official visit to Tennessee on Nov. 23 for the Volunteers’ game against Vanderbilt. Dixon said his top five schools are Miami, North Carolina Sate, Alabama, Ohio State and Tennessee, adding that he will announce his decision on Nov. 30. Here is what Dwyer coach Jack Daniels had to say about where Dixon stands with recruiting: “Johnnie has always been a Hurricanes fan. Whether they were on NCAA probation or not, I don’t think it was going to affect his decision. I’ve personally always thought that Miami was Johnnie’s favorite.”
2014 Palm Beach Lakes WR Stephen Louis, who is verbally committed to Western Michigan, said he received an offer from Arkansas on Wednesday. In addition, Louis said he is starting to receive interest from Miami and North Carolina State. UCF is still in the mix, too.
2014 King’s Academy RB James Holland is picking up more looks. Marist, Georgia Southern and Coastal Carolina have shown interest in Holland.
2014 King’s Academy RB Nate Cannon took an unofficial visit to Liberty last weekend and he is receiving interest from Bowling Green and Albany.
2014 King’s Academy RB/LB Garrett Larson took an official visit to Davidson last weekend. Larson plans to visit Tufts this weekend.
Monday, Oct. 14, 2013
2014 Dwyer S Shawn Boone plans to take official visits to Maryland on Oct. 26 and Ole Miss on Nov. 8. He is also tentatively scheduled to visit Penn State on Nov. 23 for the Nittany Lions’ game against Nebraska.
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013
2014 Park Vista S Marques Gayot, a Louisville commit, pushed his visit to Arkansas back again. Now, he will visit Arkansas on Oct. 18 since Park Vista plays Thursday this week.
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson recently picked up an offer from Florida. According to Village coach Don Hanna, Bronson’s final five are Arkansas, Florida, Rutgers, USF and West Virginia.
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013
2014 Dwyer S Shawn Boone received an offer from Penn State last week. He now has 28 offers to choose from. Before he makes his decision, Boone said there is a “great chance” that he will take a visit to Penn State.
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013
2014 American Heritage OT Hayden Brockwell said he has received interest from Michigan State, SMU, Syracuse, Villanova, Lehigh, USF, Bucknell and Samford. However, Brockwell does not have any offers yet.
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013
2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph said he is learning toward visiting Florida State and Auburn before making his final decision. Rudolph added that he will visit Alabama in December. After an unofficial visit to Tallahassee, Florida State has emerged as one of the contenders to land Rudolph. “They really weren’t in the picture until I got on campus,” he said. “When I got to campus and hung out for a day, I saw the bigger picture.”
Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013
2014 Park Vista S Marques Gayot, a Louisville commit, said he plans to Arkansas on Oct. 12 for the Razorbacks’ game against South Carolina. The original plan was for Gayot to visit Arkansas during Park Vista’s bye week on Sept. 28, but that has since changed. Gayot said he still feels solid about his commitment to Louisville.
Monday, Sept. 30, 2013
2014 WRs Johnnie Dixon (Dwyer) and Travis Rudolph (Cardinal Newman) visited Ohio State over the weekend. The duo saw LeBron James deliver a pre-game speech to the Buckeyes before their riveting primetime victory over Wisconsin. Rudolph will visit Tennessee this coming weekend, while Dixon’s next visit is tentatively planned for November, when he’ll see Alabama.
2014 Palm Beach Lakes WR Stephen Louis is orally committed to Western Michigan, but he is still listening to other schools. Louis visited UCF over the weekend to watch the Knights take on South Carolina and he liked what he saw. “It was a great atmosphere,” Louis said. “I definitely like it out there.” He added that Minnesota and Middle Tennessee are also still showing interest in him.
Friday, Sept. 27, 2013
2014 Glades Central ATH Jerry Jones is still orally committed to FAU, but he said NC State, Mississippi State and Western Michigan are showing interest in him. Jones said FAU is “No. 1″ on his list, adding that he is still listening to other schools, though.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013
Boynton Beach quarterback Lamar Jackson said he is starting to receive interest from Syracuse. The junior already has an offer from Utah State.
Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013
2014 Palm Beach Central WR Rudolph St. Germain has received interest from Western Michigan this week, Broncos coach Rod Harris said. St. Germain does not have any offers.
According to Harris, St. Germain’s teammate, junior RB/QB Kemar Downer, impressed Miami coaches at last week’s game against Boca Raton.
Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013
According to Boynton Beach coach Rick Swain, UCF running backs coach Danny Barrett visited the Tigers’ football practice on Sept. 18 to watch junior QB Lamar Jackson, 2014 WR Kory Brown and 2014 CB Kyron Brown. Swain added that UCF is is “looking hard” at Jackson, who already has an offer from Utah State.
Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013
2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph plans to visit Alabama in December, his coach Steve Walsh said. Rudolph reportedly scheduled an October visit to Ohio State, and Walsh said Rudolph also would like to see Vanderbilt. The speedy senior lists Alabama, Florida, FSU, Ohio State and Vanderbilt in his final five.
Louisville commit Rashawn Shaw, a 2014 Fort Pierce Central DE, has a doctor’s appointment Wednesday. He’s hoping for clearance after injuring his knee and missing last week’s game.
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013
2014 King’s Academy K Paul Schumacher has received interest from Gardner-Webb, according to Lions coach Heath Nivens.
Schumacher’s teammate, 2014 ATH Nate Cannon, has started to draw interest from Division I schools, including Bowling Green.
Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013
2014 Park Vista S Marques Gayot said he is having “second thoughts” about his planned visit to Arkansas on Sept. 28 because he feels “solid” with his commitment to Louisville. Gayot added that he has been attending a lot of Miami games due to the Hurricanes being his second choice. But the fact that former Miami commitments like Teddy Bridgewater decommitted and moved on to Louisville gives Gayot “something to think about.”
Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013
2014 Dwyer WR Clint Stephens said he decided to not join teammates Shawn Boone, Johnnie Dixon and Ezra Saffold on their visit to NC State this past weekend.
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2013
Appalachian State will host 2014 Gardens QB JP Caruso for an official visit this weekend. Caruso committed to the Mountaineers over the summer.
2014 Dwyer stars Shawn Boone and Johnnie Dixon will visit NC State this weekend. Teammates Clint Stephens and Ezra Saffold will join them.
2014 Fort Pierce Central LB Sharieff Rhaheed enjoyed his weekend visit to Arkansas, his high school coach Josh Shaffer said. Rhaheed feels “a lot more comfort” with the coaches, and the Razorbacks have emerged as the favorite to land the linebacker. He still plans to visit Louisville with teammate Rashawn Shaw, who committed to the Cardinals this summer. Shaw is solid to the Cards, Shaffer said.
Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2013
Northern Illinois picked up a verbal commitment from 2014 Park Vista ATH Renard Cheren. Here’s the full report.
2014 Jensen Beach OLB Xavier Preston plans to visit West Virginia on Sept. 13.
Toledo recently offered 2014 Royal Palm Beach ATH Jimmy Moreland.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
A few quick updates to post here, though not much has really changed.
Alabama, Arkansas and Ohio State have scheduled official visits for 2014 Dwyer WR Johnnie Dixon, who recently announced ‘Bama and Ohio State are the main challengers to Miami for Dixon’s services.
2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph announced his final five college choices on Tuesday. The list includes Alabama, Florida, Florida State, Ohio State and Vanderbilt. The biggest exclusion? Miami, which at one time recruited Rudolph as a defensive back and in recent months had returned to recruiting him as a receiver. Rudolph said his final five does not coincide with where he’ll take his official visits this fall.
FIU lost a commitment from 2014 Park Vista ATH Renard Cheren, who said recent pushes from Middle Tennessee and Northern Illinois changed his mind. FIU, Cheren said, has seemingly backed off.
West Virginia extended a scholarship offer to 2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson. It’s his 26th offer. Sources say Rutgers is the clear frontrunner for Bronson, who’s also considering Arkansas, UCF and USF.
Colgate offered scholarships to 2014 Seminole Ridge RB EJ Elien and 2014 King’s Academy RB James Holland.
August 12, 2013
2014 Pope John Paul II WR Will Jeanlys committed to Southern Methodist on Monday night. Read more here.
Sources say 2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph has a new team making a significant push for his commitment. FSU is making a strong run at Rudolph, who is said to be considering Ohio State, Florida, Georgia, Miami, Vanderbilt, Auburn and Alabama, with the Tide, Gators and Buckeyes looking like the favorites until FSU’s late charge.
Furthermore, sources indicate Rudolph and 2014 Dwyer WR Johnnie Dixon will head in different directions. We discussed the chances of that happening earlier this month. It now appears Rudolph, who will announce his college choice during the Under Armour All-American Game, will likely pick a different program than Dixon.
August 7, 2013
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson plans to make official visits to USF, UCF, Rutgers and Arkansas. He was offered a scholarship by Miami over the summer, but both sides appear to have cooled off in their interest.
Bronson’s teammate, 2014 WR Tre’Quan Smith, plans to make an official visit UCF this fall. He’s already committed to the Knights.
Heralded 2014 Fort Pierce Central LB Sharieff Rhaheed, once a LSU commit, had surgery to repair a fractured bone in his wrist and will miss at least the next month of the season. Read the full report. Rhaheed told reporters he plans to visit Louisville and Arkansas this fall before announcing his college decision on Oct. 18.
2014 Dwyer WR Ezra Saffold already has offers from Arkansas, Florida State, Iowa State, NC State, Northern Illinois and Western Michigan.
Northern Illinois extended an official handwritten offer to 2014 Royal Palm Beach LB Zeke Edmonds.
2014 Royal Palm Beach ATH Jimmy Moreland, who will play QB this fall, has offers from Georgia Tech, Middle Tennessee, Toledo, Marshall, Bowling Green and Iowa State. Moreland, as of now, leans toward Georgia Tech.
2014 Benjamin OL Garrett Donaldson committed to Fordham. He had offers fromMarshall and Buffalo.
2015 Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney picked a verbal FAU offer last month.
Ex-Florida and Boynton Beach lineman Jessamen Dunker has transferred to Tennessee State.
Former Palm Beach Central star RB Lloyd Howard has signed on at Georgia Prep Sports Academy in Atlanta. He’ll be joined by teammate Nikedel Pierre. Here’s more.
Another former Palm Beach County football star, ex-Glades Central LB Don’Kevious Johnson, signed with University of Pikeville, an NAIA school in Kentucky. More here.
August 5, 2013
From Glades Central practice
Bernard Willingham, a 2014 CB, is committed to Akron. The speedster also has an offer from Marshall … 2014 WR Ronquavion Tarver (6-4, 215) has offers from Appalachian State, FAU and Marshall and is being recruited as a tight end … 2014 ATH Jerry Jones pledged to FAU.
July 30, 2013
Highly rated 2014 Dwyer WR Johnnie Dixon is working on his fall official visit schedule. Dixon named a final two of Miami and Ohio State after The Opening camp this summer, but Alabama made a significant impression on the explosive receiver after its summer prospects camp. Dixon said he’d almost definitely make official visits to Bama and Ohio State this fall. If three other out-of-state schools make strong enough pushes, Dixon said he’ll surpass a visit to Miami to go travel away from home. Don’t fret, though, ‘Canes fans: Dixon simply said he’s seen Miami’s campus enough to feel comfortable with its pros and cons. He has no timeline set for a college decision.
Ohio State, Florida State, NC State, Arkansas and Ole Miss are after 2014 Dwyer DB Shawn Boone the hardest at this juncture. Boone also likes Tennessee and visited several campuses this summer. He’s in the process of narrowing down his school choices, and all six of those programs should expect to be there in the end.
2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson visited USF over last weekend and is now focusing on football practice, which starts next week. Bronson camped at FSU and Miami this summer, and also has Rutgers, Arkansas and UCF hard after him. Bronson’s teammate, receiver Tre’Quan Smith, is already committed to UCF.
Travis Rudolph, a heralded 2014 receiver from Cardinal Newman, is trying to put together a list of official visits. His only certainly at this point is Alabama, which has been hard after the shifty senior. Rudolph, who shot up the recruiting rankings this summer, is also considering offers from Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Miami, Ohio State, Oregon and Vanderbilt, among several others. A source recently said Alabama, Ohio State and Vanderbilt seemed to get a lot of Rudolph’s attention.
Louisville added 2014 Park Vista S Marques Gayot in the spring, but Gayot still plans to make a few official visits this fall. Gayot already unofficially visited Louisville’s campus this summer with his family, but will return in December with the Cardinals’ other committed prospects. He also plans to go on officials to Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee this fall.
Arkansas and Iowa State offered 2014 Dwyer WR Ezra Saffold.
2014 Park Vista S Marques Gayot and 2014 Fort Pierce Central DE Rashawn Shaw committed to Louisville.
Appalachian State picked up 2014 Palm Beach Gardens QB JP Caruso.
2014 Santaluces WR Darrell Langham pledged to Miami.
UCF added 2014 Village Academy WR Tre’Quan Smith to its commitment list.
NC State got a commitment from 2014 Treasure Coast LB Sean Bowens.
Park Vista’s Renard Cheren, a 2014 DB, announced he’d attend FIU.
FAU added 2014 Glades Central ATH Jerry Jones.
Western Michigan picked up a commitment from 2014 Palm Beach Lakes WR Stephen Louis.
Monday, June 3, 2013
FAU offered Palm Beach Gardens 2014 QB J.P. Caruso. He has 13 offers now.
Park Vista 2013 LB Heath Koji said he’ll play at Santa Barbara (Calif.) City College.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Marshall offered West Boca Raton 2014 ILB Gerald Ferguson (6-3, 215). It’s his first offer from any program. The Herd also extended an offer to Royal Palm 2014 ATH Zeke Edmonds.
Ohio State offered Dwyer 2014 SS Shawn Boone.
Purdue offered Fort Pierce Central 2014 DE Rashawn Shaw, who previously committed to LSU.
Akron, FAU and Western Kentucky extended offers this spring to 2014 Boynton Beach WR Kory Brown, his coach Rick Swain said. Akron and WKU also offered sophomore WR Donte Sylencieux. Sophomore QB Lamar Jackson received an offer from Utah State.
Bryant offered St. Andrew’s 2014 QB Dylan Richman.
Recent visitors to Inlet Grove include Florida, Kentucky, West Virginia, Miami, Middle Tennessee, Florida International, Western Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky, Florida A&M, Jacksonville, Wesleyan and Stony Brook. Florida Atlantic and Ave Maria conducted phone conferences with players.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph plans to take a campus tour of Alabama, Auburn and Georgia next week. He has verbal offers from each school.
Miami and Arkansas offered a scholarship to 2014 Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson (6-4, 230) over the weekend. Bronson will visit the Miami campus this weekend, Village coach Don Hanna said.
USF, UCF, Marshall and Bowling Green offered scholarships to 2014 Village Academy WR Tre’Quan Smith. Smith plans to visit USF, Marshall, Miami and Virginia Tech this summer.
Friday, May 24, 2013
Florida and Penn State checked in at Jupiter.
Wake Forest offered Dwyer 2014 WR Johnnie Dixon.
John I. Leonard 2014 WR Kaian Duverger said Michigan State and FIU offered.
Atlantic 2014 QB Thomas Owens said UMass offered.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Florida State, Iowa State, Miami, Minnesota, NC State, Penn State, West Virginia and Ave Maria coaches took in the Dwyer-Vero Beach spring game.
Georgia, Illinois, Michigan State, Texas A&M, Liberty and Webber coaches watched Cardinal Newman-John I. Leonard.
Treasure Coast LB Sean Bowens committed to NC State, per TCPalm.com.
Marshall offered Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson. FAU and Western Kentucky also offered last week.
2014 Village Academy WR Tre’Quan Smith added FAU and Bowling Green to his verbal offer sheet.
Florida and Miami checked in on 2014 Jupiter Christian ATH Jordan Player.
Miami and Marshall paid a visit to Jupiter.
Bethune-Cookman stopped by Palm Beach Central this morning.
Wake Forest watched Gardens 2014 QB JP Caruso practice yesterday.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
2014 Dwyer WR Johnnie Dixon told Rivals.com Notre Dame and Alabama are recruiting him the most.
Cardinal Newman 2014 WR Travis Rudolph added Auburn, Tennessee, UCF and Wisconsin offers this week.
Gardens 2014 QB JP Caruso added an Air Force offer.
Marshall offered 2014 Benjamin OT Garrett Donaldson.
Columbia, Florida A&M, Iowa State, New Hampshire and Webber stopped by Cardinal Newman in recent days.
Arkansas and Illinois offered 2014 Fort Pierce Central DE Rashawn Shaw.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Lafayette offered a scholarship to 2014 Gardens QB JP Caruso.
Marshall stopped by King’s Academy this morning.
Monday, May 20, 2013
Tennessee verbally offered a scholarship to Dwyer 2014 DB Shawn Boone.
UMass offered Santaluces 2014 WR Darrell Langham.
Marist and North Carolina Central visited King’s Academy 2014 RB James Holland and ATH Nate Cannon.
Marshall and Bowling Green checked in on Palm Beach Central. Marshall’s interested in 2014 DB Trint Hanson.
Several updates from Jupiter: N.C. State last week looked at DB Jared Piccirilli and P Johnny Jerez. Florida Tech saw 2013 preferred walk-on Cesar Castillo and a host of 2014 players: QB Steven DeMeo, LB Griffin Garland, WR Will Brumfield, LB Rylan McClain, Jerez and Piccirilli. This spring, Florida State stopped by, as well as Bryant (Garland), Louisville (WR Jerome Davis), FAU (Davis, Garland), and Syracuse (Davis), Penn and Yale (Garland, McClain and Demeo) have stopped by. Bucknell, Ave Maria, and Coastal Carolina are interested in Davis, Garland, Demeo, Piccirilli and OL/DL Connor McClintock.
Friday, May 16, 2013
Texas A&M plan to visit Cardinal Newman next week to watch 2014 WR Travis Rudolph. The Aggies are very interested in Rudolph.
Some offers went out yesterday: 2014 Cardinal Newman WR Travis Rudolph added Ohio State and Oregon to offer sheet. He also picked up offers from Alabama, Mississippi State and USF over the past few days … 2014 Dwyer DB Shawn Boone claimed an offer from Rutgers, his 20th verbal scholarship offer … FAU extended a verbal scholarship offer to 2014 Palm Beach Lakes WR Stephen Louis.
Thursday, May 15, 2013
Western Kentucky, Air Force, Illinois State, Princeton and Wagner all visited Cardinal Newman in the past few days. WKU, Wagner and Illinois State are interested in 2014 DE/LB Arrian Parham and 2014 OL/DL Chris Jones. Air Force likes Jones and Jon Sefchick. Princeton expressed interest in 2014 ATHs Dan Cole and Collin Grill.
Cincinnati and FAU checked in at Palm Beach Central on Thursday.
UCF visited Boca High today. USF, Arkansas, Middle Tennessee and NC State have been in to see the Bobcats over the past week.
Air Force, Cincinnati, Marshall, Middle Tennessee, UCF and Wagner did some window shopping at Park Vista today. Albany and Eastern Kentucky visited yesterday.
USF and FAU, among others, have checked in on Wellington High so far this spring.
Florida recruiting coordinator Joker Phillips stopped by St. Andrew’s to check on 2015 TE Jake Bargas.
USF, Marshall, Appalachian State and FAU have made verbal offers to 2014 Glades Central WR Ronquavion Tarver.
Marshall and FAU verbally offered scholarships to 2014 Pahokee ATH Jay Hopson, a source said.
Gardens coach Rob Freeman’s had a busy spring so far: About “4-5 (coaches visit) per day. Florida, USF, UCF, Florida State, FAU, Minnesota, Purdue, Syracuse, Georgia, Tech, Appalacian State, Holy Cross, Akron, Western Kentucky, Ohio and several others” have stopped by Gardens over the past two weeks.
Ohio State and FAU will stop by Palm Beach Central today.
Wagner paid a visit to American Heritage this afternoon.
Start your day with a little recruiting reading: As you’ve seen on this diary, college recruiters are migrating south this month to find the next players for their rosters. Here’s more.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
East Carolina, South Alabama, Wisconsin and Purdue all reached out to former Palm Beach Gardens coach Chris Davis regarding ex-Gardens RB Roshard Burney. Burney signed with West Virginia in 2012 but didn’t academically qualify. He’s currently enrolled at Garden City (Kan.) Community College.
Western Kentucky and Marshall verbally offered scholarships to 2014 Pahokee ATH Jay Hopson.
Syracuse offered 2014 Dwyer DB Shawn Boone.
Western Kentucky and FAU offered 2014 Dwyer WR Clint Stephens.
Florida visited South Fork this morning to check out 2014 LB Josh Pantaleon, the TCPalm reports.
Western Kentucky verbally offered a scholarship to 2014 Dwyer DB Shawn Boone.
USF kicked the tires at Jupiter, looking at 2014er Jared Picirrilli, Griffin Garland, Steven DeMeo and JD Davis.
FIU, Jacksonville and Florida A&M caught up with 2014 King’s Academy RB James Holland and ATH Nate Cannon.
USF, Florida Tech and Wagner paid a visit to Jupiter Christian to check out 2014ers Jordan Player and John Scarola.
USF and Air Force made the trip to American Heritage today. Air Force talked to Ronny Smith and Patrick O’Hanlon.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Middle Tennessee, Illinois State, FIU, Albany and Wagner looked at 2014 Palm Beach Gardens QB JP Caruso.
Arkansas, N.C. State, Florida A&M and Jacksonville paid a visit to Atlantic.
Alabama and Arkansas checked up on 2014 Santaluces WR Darrell Langham.
Florida and UCF visited South Fork.
FAU verbally offered a scholarship to 2014 John Carroll ATH Edwin Thomas, per TCPalm.
Middle Tennessee offered 2014 Treasure Coast LB Sean Bowens. UCF also checked out Treasure Coast practice.
Middle Tennessee, Western Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky, Arkansas, Ball State and Illinois State checked in at Palm Beach Central.
Mississippi State offered scholarships to Dwyer 2014 WR Johnnie Dixon and 2014 S Shawn Boone.
Middle Tennessee offered scholarships to Dwyer 2014 S Shawn Boone and 2014 WR Clint Stephens.
Arkansas, FAU, Miami, Minnesota, Utah State and Western Kentucky all visited Village Academy over the past few days for 2014 WR Tre’Quan Smith and DE Kevin Bronson.
Clemson, Florida, Vanderbilt and Wake Forest stopped by Cardinal Newman the past week to look at 2014 WR Travis Rudolph, 2014 DE/LB Arrian Parham and 2015 ATH Erick Hardnett.
Arkansas and North Carolina State were just at Park Vista looking at 2014 ATH Qwad Martin, RB Emmanuel Smith and DB Renard Cheren. Minnesota checked in yesterday.
Eastern Kentucky visited Palm Beach Central this morning.
Gardens 2014 QB JP Caruso picked up a Holy Cross offer last night.
Albany and Wagner stopped in at Jupiter.
Monday, May 13, 2013
Arkansas, Western Kentucky, Florida A&M, Bucknell and Jacksonville visited Pope John Paul II.
At Dwyer today: Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Appalachian State, Middle Tennessee, Minnesota, Vanderbilt and Kent State.
It’s been a busy spring at Royal Palm Beach. Miami, FAU, FIU, Georgia Tech, Tennessee, Kentucky and Purdue have visited the Wildcats since the beginning of spring practice.
Holy Cross and Bryant paid a visit to King’s Academy this morning.
Mississippi State, Middle Tennessee and Eastern Kentucky visited Fort Pierce Central this morning.
Florida, Vanderbilt, Missouri, Purdue and Florida Tech have stopped by Palm Beach Lakes for 2014 WR Stephen Louis.
Jacksonville and Florida A&M visited Spanish River today.
Recruiters from FIU, FAU, Bethune-Cookman, Ohio, Ave Maria, Florida Tech and Florida have hit Spanish River this spring. Virginia Tech coming soon.
Dartmouth checked in on 2014 Jupiter QB Steven DeMeo.
Friday, May 10, 2013
In addition to a Miami offer, Park Vista 2014 DB Marques Gayot picked up a Kentucky verbal offer as well. Gayot, who committed to Louisville this spring, said he’s listening to other suitors but is still committed to the Cardinals. He plans on taking his official visits this fall.
NC State, Penn State, Syracuse and Colgate will be at Palm Beach Central today.
Cincinnati and Michigan State offered 2014 Fort Pierce Central DE Rashawn Shaw and LB Sharieff Rhaheed today, per the TCPalm. Wake Forest and FSU also stopped by the school to take a look at Central’s talent.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Miami offensive coordinator James Coley and WR coach Brennan Carroll watched Dwyer 2014 WR Johnnie Dixon at practice. Dwyer coach Jack Daniels said Coley was “intrigued” by 2014 WRs Clint Stephens, Ezra Saffold and S Shawn Boone, as well as 2015 QB Daniel Parr.
Syracuse RB coach DeAndre Smith and Ave Maria DC Nick Sanchez were also at Dwyer on Thursday, looking at “a list of kids,” Daniels said. Florida WR coach Joker Phillips (recruiting Dixon), Michigan State OL coach Mark Staten and coaches from Vanderbilt and Kentucky have been by this week.
FAU offered Park Vista 2014 DB Renard Cheren a scholarship.
Miami paid a visit to Louisville commit Marques Gayot, a 2014 DB at Park Vista. ‘Canes will work on Gayot despite his pledge to the Cardinals.
Kentucky, Miami, Rutgers, Utah State, Coastal Carolina and Toledo visited Village Academy 2014 WR Tre’Quan Smith and DE Kevin Bronson.
Miami and Toledo paid a visit to Palm Beach Central today.
Purdue and Florida Tech checked in at John I. Leonard.
Louisville, Toledo and Florida Tech checked out a Glades Central practice. Florida, Kentucky, UCF and FIU have stopped by this spring as well.
FAU and Colgate were at Jupiter Christian.
Fordham was at Benjamin and Park Vista.
Miami looked at Santaluces 2014 WR Darrell Langham, who has Clemson, Florida State and South Carolina offers in addition to UM. Florida and Kentucky have shown interest. Langham (6-5, 205) told coaches he won’t make a decision until his senior season ends.
South Carolina is pushing for Atlantic 2014 WR Adly Enoicy. Virginia Tech, Southern Cal and Stanford are in the mix.
FAU will be at Suncoast to see 2014 OT Matt Weiner, ATH Santigie Fornah and WR Jeremy Kennedy. Florida, Purdue, Northern Illinois and South Florida stopped by in recent days, as well as Ave Maria.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Miami visited St. Andrew’s last week to review film of 2015 TE Jake Bargas, per ESPN 106.3.
Coastal Carolina offered 2014 Gardens QB JP Caruso a scholarship.
Florida, Michigan State, Florida Tech and Coastal Carolina visited Palm Beach Central on Wednesday.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
SMU and Tulane have verbally offered Pope John Paul II ATH Will Jeanlys … FAU, FIU, Miami, Navy, Ohio, Purdue, Samford and South Alabama have all checked in on Jeanlys and 2014 ATH DeQuan McGriff.
FAU, FSU, Kentucky, Louisville, Miami, Navy, Nebraska and Tennessee have all stopped by Cardinal Newman for 2014 WR Travis Rudolph, 2014 DE/LB Arrian Parham and 2015 ATH Erick Hardnett.
Purdue visited Park Vista today. Bowling Green, FAU, FIU, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Louisville, Navy, USF and Tennessee have already visited the Cobras this spring.
FAU, FSU, Kentucky, Louisville, Miami and South Florida, among others, have visited Pahokee this spring. The Blue Devils have several 2014 prospects, namely ATHs Rashaun Croney, Jay Hopson, Jonathan Jordan and Antone Paige.
UConn, Duke, Kentucky and Ave Maria visited Palm Beach Central today.
FAU, FIU, Georgia State, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Purdue, Robert Morris, Rutgers, South Florida and Tennessee have all checked in on Village Academy’s 2014 WR Tre’Quan Smith and 2014 DE Kevin Bronson.
Florida Tech, Ave Maria and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy have been to Pope John Paul II to look at 2014 OL Kieran Leen, 2014 LB Blake Rayner and 2014 OL Joey Giacamoro.
Monday, May 6, 2013
Purdue and Stony Brook visited Palm Beach Central to chat with 2014 WR Rudolph St. Germain and 2014 RB Tommy McDonald.
Arkansas, Georgia Tech, Holy Cross and South Alabama visited Fort Pierce Central 2014 LB Sharieff Rhaheed, who is an LSU commit.
Samford visited Palm Beach Gardens 2014 QB JP Caruso. Caruso already has offers from Akron, Appalachian State, Colgate, Florida Tech, Furman and Wyoming.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
FSU watched and verbally offered Santaluces 2014 WR Darrell Langham, per 247Sports.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Tennessee visited Palm Beach Central.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Purdue, FSU and Western Michigan visited Palm Beach Central today to check in on 2014 RB Tommy McDonald and 2015 RB Kamar Downer.
FIU verbally offered a scholarship to 2015 Seminole Ridge DB Jalen Young. FIU also expressed interest in 2014 RB EJ Elien and 2014 OL Troy Artiles.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Today is the first day of spring football practice. Several area high school coaches say college recruiters will start flocking to the Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast this month.
Cleaning up some 2013 signings: Pope John Paul II ILB Stefan Hinz signed to play for Jacksonville … Seminole Ridge OL Antonyo Woods accepted an academic scholarship to FAU and will play as a walk-on for the football team … Palm Beach Gardens DB Terrence St. Hillaire will sign with Phoenix College in Arizona.
About the Author
Anthony Chiang began his writing career in Gainesville at the University of Florida’s student-run newspaper. At The Independent Florida Alligator, he covered the school’s golf, volleyball, baseball, and football teams. The Miami native has also written for the Sun Sentinel and MLB.com, following the Tampa Bay Rays.