The Next Five:
USC and Washington each have a pair of commits among the top five receivers in the preseason West receiver rankings, led by Mission Hills (Calif.) Alemany's Steven Mitchell and Moreno Valley (Calif.) Rancho Verde's Demorea Stringfellow...
West: Preseason Top Ten Outside Linebackers
De La Salle
Committed to USC
After good performances at the SoCal NFTC and Oakland NFTC,
Hutchings was solid all week at The Opening
. But for Hutchings, you really
appreciate the kind of player he is on Friday nights, where he's helped lead De
La Salle to the CIF State Open Division title the past two seasons, and has
never lost to a team from California.
San Diego, Calif.
Recruiting: Notre Dame
, USC, Washington
Robinson has shown at a number of camps that he's one of the
top athletes in the region. A gifted basketball player, when Robinson
shifted his attention from AAU hoops to football, he excelled, showing his best
at Gridiron Kings in Orlando. The more natural football player of he and
twin brother Tyree.
High School: Bellevue
Recruiting: Committed to UCLA
The Skinny: Jack is another two-way standout who plays running back and outside ‘backer. He's a dynamic athlete on both sides of the ball but projects best on the defensive side of the ball.
He had a hand injury that kept him out for much of the spring, but he was able
to perform at Gridiron Kings and looked very good in Orlando..
Westlake Village, Calif.
Committed to UCLA
Judge is the top defensive player for one of the state's top programs. He has excellent size and toughness and could bulk up in to an inside ‘backer in college or play as a weakside
‘backer. He didn't do a lot of camps, instead, choosing to focus on Oaks 7on and
their new head coach.
Santa Margarita, Calif.
Committed to Washington
On a team loaded offensively, O'Brien is the heart and soul
of the Eagles defense, the top team in Southern California and a top 10 player
nationally. Can play safety or linebacker and projects best to outside
linebacker in college.
6. Alani Latu
, Rancho Cucamonga (Calif.)
7. Uaea Masina
, Salt Lake City (Utah
) Brighton- Committed to Utah
8. Sean Barton
, Woods Cross (Utah)- Committed to Stanford
9. Joe Martarano
, Fruitland (Idaho)- Committed to Boise State
10. Victor Egu
, Concord (Calif.) De La Salle
National Recruiting Analyst Greg Biggins (@GregBiggins), National Recruiting Analyst and West Regional Manager Brandon Huffman (@BrandonHuffman), Southwest Recruiting Analyst Jason Jewell (@jason247scout) and Northwest Recruiting Analyst Jake Worthen (@JakeWorthen)
contributed to these rankings.