Talented Group Expected For A-Day Weekend

Auburn is expecting a talented group of prospects on hand for A-Day weekend.

The annual A-Day game on the Auburn campus means a big day for Coach Chizik and the Tigers. Not only is it an opportunity to showcase his current team, it's also a chance to showcase his program to many of the top football players from around the country on unofficial visits. That will be the case this weekend as Auburn is expecting a good group of players on the Plains.

Leading the pack is a pair of players at a need position for the Tigers. With Jawara White forced to give up football because of an injury, Auburn is looking for linebackers to come in and challenge immediately for playing time. A physical middle linebacker, Cameron Toney from Huntsville has the Tigers high on his list and will be on campus Saturday. Also expected in is athletic Jarrad Davis from Camden County High in Kingsland, Ga.

Cameron Toney

A two-way standout that has been a frequent visitor to Auburn, quarterback Jeremy Johnson from Carver High in Montgomery has the Tigers among his favorites along with LSU, Ole Miss, Clemson, South Carolina and several others. He'll be heading to the Plains on Saturday afternoon after taking the ACT that morning.

Jeremy Johnson

One of the more interesting visitors this weekend will be 6-3 athlete Ronnie  Clark from Calera. A fantastic basketball player that has the ability to soar over much bigger players, Clark is gaining steam on the football recruiting trail as well.

Ronnie Clark

Other uncommitted prospects expected in for the game on Saturday include Qua Boyd from Lafayette, defensive lineman Jacob Chaffin from Spain Park, punter/kicker Sean Covington from St. Pete, Fla., defensive lineman Brandon Gosha from Charles Henderson in Troy, wide receiver Cade Hoffman from Spain Park, wide receiver Joshua Nobles from Landmark Christian (Ga.), offensive lineman Bryant Novick from Spain Park, athlete Clark Quisenberry from Enterprise, quarterback Drew Reed from Arlington, Tenn., offensive lineman Austin Simmons from Alabama Christian, offensive lineman Dominique Threatt from Tri Cities (Ga.), and punter/kicker Matt Wogan from Indian Trail, NC.

In addition several Auburn signees will be on hand including Will Adams and Jaquay Williams from Sandy Creek High in Tyrone, Ga., Jonathan Jones from Carrolton, Ga., Alex Kozan from Highlands Ranch, Col., Robert Leff from Fairhope, and Gimel President from Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

Demarcus Walker

There are also several players that could wind up in Auburn this weekend including a pair of top prospects. Four-star defensive tackle Demarcus Walker from Sandalwood High in Jacksonville, Fla. is a player with offers from all over including from Chizik's Tigers. He has Florida high on his list, but is also looking at several more schools. In addition quarterback Connor Mitch (6-3, 210) from Wakefield High in Raleigh, N.C. could be on the Plains this weekend as well. Mitch has offers from LSU, Alabama, North Carolina and several more schools.


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