Arizona Junior Gets First Offer

Peoria (Az.) Centennial RB Jalen Ortiz's first offer comes from pac 12 has confirmed that Peoria (Az.) Centennial junior RB Jalen Ortiz has received his first scholarship offer.

Ortiz's father has confirmed that the University of Washington gave a verbal offer today.

Jalen comments on the offer, "It feels great to finally get my first offer, especially coming from a school like Washington. I was excited when Coach Taylor (Centennial head coach) told me that they offered. I have always liked Washington but getting an offer from them this early came as a surprise."

Ortiz (5-10 185) has rushed for 560 yards and 4 TDs thus far in 2011. He also has 7 catches for 204 yards and more 4 TDs for the Coyotes.

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