Scout on the Town Weekend Preview

The recruiting team will be at top games throughout the country all weekend...

Follow the Scouts of on Twitter as they bring you live coverage of the weekend's high school football across the nation, with several members of the Class of 2013 Scout 300 in action as well as a number of top 2014 and 2015 prospects and a host of games involving FoxSports/ Top 50 teams.


Brian Dohn- Northeast Recruiting Analyst
Four Way Scrimmage featuring Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey, N.J.), Immaculata (Somerville, N.J.), Piscataway (N.J.) and Brick (N.J.).

Don Bosco features 2013 four-star defensive end Alquadin Muhammad (40+ offers), 2014 quarterback Frank Nutile and 2015 running back Kyle Phipps. Immaculata features four-star defensive end and Auburn commit Tashawn Bower. Piscataway has four-star cornerback Nadir Barnwell (Rutgers, Michigan State, Tennessee) and cornerback Kyle Laporte. 

Monday: Metuchen (N.J.) vs. Bound Brook (N.J.)
Metuchen features four-star offensive lineman Dorian Miller, who is focused on Rutgers, North Carolina and Connecticut.
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Chad Simmons- National Recruiting Analyst

Thursday: Troup County (Ga.) at Auburn (Ala.) at 6pm CT
Auburn is the school Reuben Foster, the top linebacker in the country transferred to and he transferred to there from Troup County, the school he's playing in this game. Foster the top prospect at Auburn, but they have others. Cameron Echols-Luper is a versatile athlete with offers that will line up at quarterback. Junior outside linebacker Rashaan Evans has offers from Auburn and Georgia early and he looks to be one of the top 2014 prospects in his state. Troup County has a couple of big linemen to keep an eye on. Maurice Swain is a strong offensive tackle who could play some defensive tackle and Joe Saunders is another versatile linemen. Both have BCS offers.

Friday: Newnan at Marietta at 7:30pm
There will be a 2013 trio playing in this game and really going head to head. Marietta quarterback Anthony Jennings, who is committed to LSU will try to connect with Wake Forest commit Tyree Harris, but trying to defend that duo will be Scout300 safety Tray Matthews. He is a Georgia commitment. There are a couple of underclassmen Scout will have their eye on as well in this game and one is 2015 running back J.K. Britt from Newnan.

Saturday: Chattahoochee vs. Kell at 9am
Kell is led by South Carolina commit Brendan Langley and Georgia commit Quincy Mauger. Langley plays cornerback and Mauger plays safety. Chattahoochee has two D1 running back prospects in 2014 and they are C.J. Leggett and Chase Nelson. Leggett has already been offered by UCLA.

Saturday: McEachern vs. Grayson at 11:45am
Robert Nkemdiche is the nation's top prospect and he will lead the Rams into action. Grayson has many other talented prospects joining him, but some of the best are running back Wayne Gallman (Clemson commit), cornerback David Kamara (Clemson commit), and defensive end Zach Barnes (Tennessee commit). Like Gallman and Kamara, Nkemdiche is committed to Clemson. Maryland commit Jajuan Dulaney leads the way for McEachearn. He is their top prospect.

Saturday: North Gwinnett vs. Colquitt County at 2:30pm
North Gwinnett has a good mix of 2013 and 2014 prospects this year. Donnie Miles is a safety and he is committed to North Carolina and Devondre Seymour is a big offensive tackle that has yet to commit. Nate Brown and Caleb Scott are two 2014 receivers to keep an eye on. Colquitt County has a strong group of seniors and leading the way are quarterback Cole Seagraves, offensive tackle Octavius Jackson, cornerback Johnny Ward, and athlete Bobby Hill. Jackson is committed to Florida, Ward is committed to South Florida, and Hill is committed to Ole Miss.

Saturday: Peachtree Ridge vs. Camden County at 5:30pm
The top quarterback prospect in the state of Georgia is Brice Ramsey is he plays for Camden County. He and his teammate J.J. Green (athlete) have committed to Georgia. Blocking for Ramsey will be J.P. Vonasheck and he is committed to South Carolina. The Wildcat defense is led by Jarred Davis and this linebacker is committed to Auburn. Peachtree Ridge has a pair of 2014 prospects that are on a lot of radars. Offensive tackle Orlando Brown already claims over 20 scholarship offers and athlete Myron Burton is receiving mail from numerous top schools.

Saturday: Walton vs. Brookwood at 8:30pm
Walton lost to Grayson in 2012 for the state title, but they have some talent returning. Tyren Jones is a running back and he is committed to Alabama. Handing the ball off to Jones and throwing passes will be Alabama commitment Parker McLeod. Blocking for that pair will be Georgia commitment Brandon Kublanow and Kentucky commitment Jake Boynton. D.J. Smith is a 2014 cornerback who will be a top 10 prospect in Georgia next year. Brookwood is known for good defense and that defense will be led by Georgia commitment Shaun McGee. He will line up at linebacker this year. On offense, Kyrin Preister transferred in from Florida and he gives the Broncos a big-time receiver. He has a good offer list. In 2014, their top prospect will be running back Josh Brown. He could be one of the best to come out of there at that position when all is said and done according to the Brookwood coaching staff.

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Jamie Newberg - National Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Lauderdale Lakes (Fla.) Boyd Anderson at Tampa (Fla.) Plant at 7:30 p.m.
Under head coach Robert Weiner Plant has emerged as one of the powers in the Sunshine State. The Panthers have won four state titles since 2006 including being crowed champions this past December. Plant is led by three college bound players in safety Paris Bostick (Georgia), outside linebacker/defensive end Mitchell Wright (USF) and offensive lineman Richy Klepal (Florida State). Boyd Anderson is always talented and this season is no different. Sandley Jean-Felix is a great looking 6-foot-5 and 290-pound plus offensive tackle prospect. Quarterback Greg Hankerson and wide receiver Eddie Jackson both have D1 offers. Justin McDonald is one of south Florida's top safeties.
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Steve Robertson - Southeast Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Amite County at Wilkinson County at 7:30 p.m.
The annual rivalry matchup appears to favor Wilkinson County and LSU 2014 commitment Devin Voorhies. Voorhies left WCHS to its' first win over 6A Natchez High since 2001 last Friday night. Voorhies connected with fellow junior standout Allenzae Staggers eight times for over 100 yards in the 24-22 victory.

Saturday: Petal at Picayune at 7:30 p.m.
Petal reached the state title game last season thanks to the strong arm of Southern Miss signee Anthony Alford. The Panthers picked up a big win last week over Wayne County and will look to another Golden Eagle pledge to lead them this fall in Jamarcus Revies. Picayune won the Mississippi 5A state title a year ago and return several offensive weapons this fall. Senior tight end Tanner Bryan is a name to watch throughout the 2012 campaign.
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Geoff Vogt - Florida Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Carol City at Norland at 7:00 p.m.
Carol City features on of the most under-rated QBs in the country in Akeem Jones. The 6'2, 200 pound Jones really came on during the summer and as grown by leaps and bounds over the past year. Defensive back Simeon Thomas (FIU) and 2014 DT Ted Celestin headline a fast defense. Norland needs to replace record setting RB Duke Johnson and is coming off a state title. The Viking's will likely be counting on a stiff defense led by DEs Paul James and Akeem Barton along with LBs Treyvon Williams and William Townsend.

Friday: Columbus at Northeast at 7:00 p.m.
Northeast has one of the top 50 players in the country in Stacy Coley (FSU, Miami, UF, Tennessee) while Columbus counters with the RB combination of Lorenzo Woodley and Daryl Chestnut. Both teams have a host of young talent.

Saturday: Booker T Washington at Northwestern at Traz Powell Stadium at 7:00 p.m.
Booker T is nationally ranked for a reason. The Tornado's feature LB Matthew Thomas (FSU, Miami, Alabama), OL Denver Kirkland(FSU, Miami, USF), S Michael Johnson (FSU commit), and a slew of 2014 prospects led by QB/CB Treon Harris (brother in the NFL) and DL Chad Thomas (over 8 BCS offers). Northwestern is used to being nationally ranked, but enter this season a little under the radar. The Bull's still feature plenty of talent in DB Artie Burns (Miami commit), 2014 WR JoJo Robinson (FSU commit), OL Gerald Wright (Marshall commit), and rising DE DeAngelo Reynolds.
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John Garcia Jr. - Southeast Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Spanish Fort vs. Muscle Schoals at 7:00 p.m.
The 2012 Champions Challenge preseason classic kicks off on Friday in what should be a hotly contested game featuring two of the state's best. Spanish Fort features weapons on the outside as Alabama commit Deon Johnson paces the offense at receiver and Nebraska pledge Jonathan Cook sets the tone in the defensive secondary. Muscle Shoals' precedence is usually felt when 5-star Auburn pledge Dee Liner settles in defensively, but the elite talent has been suspended indefinitely by coach Scott Basden. 2014 RB Deven Sullen, a balanced 6-2, 200-pounder, is coming off of a 1,000-yard season for the Trojans.

Saturday: Central of Clay County (formerly Clay County and Lineville) vs. Beauregard at 5 p.m.; Tuscaloosa Northridge vs. McGill-Toolen at 8 p.m.
Saturday's double-dip begins with an intriguing matchup as Central of Clay County begins its inaugural season. The Volunteers are working with the combined rosters of Clay County and Lineville, both schools that reached the semifinals in 3A and 2A, respectively. Beauregard will be ready to counter Central's 95-man roster behind senior QB David Winslett, who led the Hornets to 10 wins in 2011. The final game of the classic features the most talented prospects. Elite 2014 RB Bo Scarborough leads Northridge on the ground while Southern Miss verbal James Cox holds things down at receiver. Versatile Auburn commit Jalen Square leads the McGill-Toolen offense as a dual-threat QB while being protected by fellow senior prospect Harrison Louden up front. Defensively, Arkansas State DB commit Jalen Square will battle with Cox throughout the night in what should be a good one.
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Amy Campbell - Florida Recruiting Reporter
Friday: Dr. Phillips (Orlando, FL) vs. Gainesville High School – 7:30pm
The main name from Dr. Phillips is 2013 safety Marcell Harris. He's been quite a hot topic in the recruiting world and has been hesitant to name leaders. Florida, Texas, Florida State, Clemson, and Oklahoma are all in the mix. Harris plans to take an official to Texas on September 1st. In the 2014 class, athlete Deionte Gaines is one to keep an eye on for DP. He has one offer from Cincinnati and more are sure to come. There are plenty of names on the Gainesville High School roster to watch out for. 2013 wide receiver Chris Thompson is committed to the Gators. Linebacker Keith Kelsey has a long offer list that includes Louisville, South Florida, Iowa State, and UCF. In the 2014 class, running back Tony James already has offers from Florida, Ohio State, Miami, UCLA, and more.

Kristen Ledlow - Southeast Field Reporter
Saturday: Chattahoochee vs. Kell at 9am
Saturday: McEachern vs. Grayson at 11:45am
Saturday: North Gwinnett vs. Colquitt County at 2:30pm
Saturday: Peachtree Ridge vs. Camden County at 5:30pm
Saturday: Walton vs. Brookwood at 8:30pm

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Allen Trieu - National Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Traverse City West at Kenowa Hills at 7pm
Opening night in Michigan brings West south. We're looking forward to seeing their junior lineman Connor Hayes, who currently holds four offers, two from BCS schools (Indiana and Syracuse), and has a host of others interested including Michigan, Michigan State, and more. Kenowa Hills has junior linebacker Zachary Evans and a sophomore defensive tackle in 280-lb Malik Swain who started last year as a freshman on varsity.

Friday: Flint Carman Ainsworth at Grand Blanc at 7pm
Two committed players highlight this matchup as Carman Ainsworth running back Gerald Holmes, committed to Michigan State, should frequently see linebacker Luke Maclean, who recently gave his verbal commitment to Pittsburgh. In addition, Grand Blanc has defensive end Daniel Davis, who holds nearly double digit scholarship offers, quarterback Bart Williams, a 6'5 senior, junior defensive back Malik Fisher, and sophomore defensive back Trevon Avery, the younger brother of Michigan cornerback Courtney Avery. Carman Ainsworth has two juniors we'll watch in cornerback Jevonte Alexander and 6'2 wide receiver Brandon Walker.

Saturday: Detroit Village Prep vs Oak Park (at Wayne State) at 11am
The new Village Prep, a combination of Crockett and Finney, starts its football history this weekend. They will have some talented players to lean on like Michigan commit Khalid Hill at tight end and Ball State commit Desmond King at running back and cornerback. Oak Park will be a young team, but there is talent there, including one of the state's top sophomores, running back/cornerback John Kelley. Village Prep has two other players, two-way lineman Jalen Dandridge, and cornerback Khalil Hill, who are being recruited as well.

Saturday: Port Huron vs Utica Eisenhower (at Wayne State) at 1:30pm
Port Huron is lead by Central Michigan commit Mark Chapman, an athletic quarterback who will play wide receiver in college. Utica Eisenhower features two-way lineman David Curle, who holds several scholarship offers.

Saturday: Southfield vs Detroit King (at Wayne State) at 4:30
There will be talent all over the field. Southfield has offensive tackle Colin Buchanan, who holds an FBS offer from Akron. WR Brandon Bean, CB Tre Walton, and LBs Willie Duncan and Jeff Madison are all being recruited as well. King has Ohio commit Leon Alexander, wide receiver Mycial Allen, who has multiple offers, quarterback Davaun Williams, and several outstanding juniors including linebacker Carl Fuller, who already has an offer from Syracuse.

Saturday: Birmingham Brother Rice vs Detroit Cass Tech (at Wayne State) at 7:30
Cass has over a dozen FBS prospects on their roster. In the senior class, they have Michigan commits David Dawson and Jourdan Lewis, Iowa commit Delano Hill, Illinois commit Kenton Gibbs, Toledo commit Dejuan Rogers and offensive tackle Dennis Finley, who has multiple BCS offers. In addition, cornerback Damon Webb is one of the very best juniors in the Midwest and has offers from Ohio State, Michigan, LSU, Michigan State and others. Linebacker Deon Drake has multiple offers, while his position mates, Gary Hosey and William White are also Division-1 prospects. Center Dominick Hamilton was committed to Akron, but is now open again, and there are several young prospects, including standout sophomore quarterback Jayru Campbell and defensive end Joshua Alabi. Brother Rice is lead by Michigan State commit Jon Reschke, an active, hard hitting linebacker, quarterback Cheyne Lacanaria and junior running back Brian Walker.
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Bill Greene - Ohio Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Akron Buchtel at Massillon 7:00 p.m.
The season opener in Ohio will feature several top recruits, including Buchtel senior wide receiver Elijah Bell, who holds BCS offers. Massillon will lean on senior quarterback Kyle Kempt (Cincinnati commit) and senior athlete Gareon Conley (Michigan commit) to provide excitement in the passing game. Junior two-way lineman Nathaniel Devers holds one offer and is on the radar of many top BCS programs. Junior offensive tackle Chase Lash also figures to be a Division-I recruit. Junior safety Marcus Whitfield is a relative unknown in recruiting circles, but that should be changing shortly.

Friday: Anderson vs. Sycamore 6:00 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
The Skyline Chili Crosstown Showdown matchup is a good one. Anderson senior offensive tackle Andrew Paulik holds four MAC offers, while running mate senior guard Joe Turner is a good one. Sycamore features junior linebacker Tinashe Bere, one of the top 2014 prospects in Ohio. Senior tight end Mason Morgan holds two MAC offers.

Friday: Middletown vs. St. Xavier 8:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Possibly the top early season matchup in Ohio, as two of the state's powers collide. Middletown is led by Ohio State commit Jalin Marshall, who has put up amazing numbers from his quarterback spot the past two seasons. Junior tight end Chance Sorrell is one to watch for the class of 2014. Senior athlete William Peters has serious speed. St. Xavier will be led offensively by senior wide receiver Trey Kilgore (Michigan State commit) and junior tailback C.J. Hilliard, who holds two offers. The defense is keyed by senior linebacker Mark Jacobs.

Saturday: Hamilton vs. Springfield 12 p.m. at Dayton's Welcome Stadium.
Hamilton senior offensive lineman Ben Flick holds two offers, while senior linebacker Marcus Oliver holds one. Junior lineman Gavin Peacock passes the eye test. Springfield is loaded in the junior class, with both wide receiver Thaddeus Snodgrass and Davonte James holding BCS offers. Both players will be listed among the top in-state prospects for the class of 2014.

Saturday: Oak Hills vs. Walnut Hills 3:00 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Senior defensive end Kevin DeWalt leads the Walnut Hills defense, while junior athlete Nilijah Ballew shines on both sides of the football. Oak Hills will be led by junior tailback Demarco Ruffin, who rushed for over 1,000 yards as a sophomore last season.

Saturday: Colerain vs. Pickerington Central 5:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Colerain will be bolstered by the return of senior tailback Chris Davis, who missed most of his junior season with a knee injury. When healthy, he is a top prospect. Senior offensive lineman Dylan Wiesman (Cincinnati commit) will pave the way for Davis. Junior receiver Travon Hudson is an imposing target. Sophomore tight end George Brown is a 2015 prospect of note. Pickerington Central lost a lot of last season's state runnerup team, but does return senior defensive end Taco Charlton (Michigan commit). Offensive lineman Nick Walter is committed to Miami of Ohio. Junior wide receiver Andrew Meyer is one to watch.

Saturday: La Salle vs. Lakota West 8:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
La Salle features top junior wide receiver Derek Kief, an impressive 2014 prospect. Izaiah Fuller lines up opposite Kief, and is also a top receiving prospect. Senior cornerback Jaleel Hytchye holds several offers. Lakota West is led by multiple offer offensive tackle Kyle Meadows, a three-star prospect. Junior quarterback Tyler Jones is an extremely exciting athlete, and a game-changer with the football in his hands. Junior tailback Mikel Horton is a load to bring down, and possibly the top 2014 runningback in-state.

Sunday: Fort Lauderdale University School vs. Trotwood-Madison 3:00 p.m. at Kings High School.
Both teams feature several BCS prospects, and the ESPN televised game should be a great matchup. University School senior wide receiver Jordan Cunningham has offers from everyone, and junior safety Quincy Wilson is building the same type of list. Wilson was offered by Ohio State after an impressive summer camp showing. Sophomore tailback Jordan Scarlet is one of the top 2015 prospects in the nation, with offers from Alabama, LSU, Miami of Florida, and others. The Trotwood-Madison defense will have their hands full, but talents like seniors Cameron Burrows (Ohio State commit), Michael McCray (Michigan commit), Jarrod Clements (Illinois commit) and Reon Dawson (Illinois commit) will meet the challenge.

Sunday: Moeller vs. Baltimore Gilman 7:00 p.m. at Kings High School.
The second game of the ESPN doubleheader should also be outstanding. Gilman is led defensively by Michigan commit Henry Poggi, a defensive tackle. Senior quarterback Shane Cockerille is committed to Maryland. Linebacker Micah Kiser (Virginia commit) also stars on defense, along with safety Wyatt Dickerson. Junior linebacker Melvin Keihn holds several BCS offers. Moeller runs the football behind Miami of Florida commit Alex Gall, while junior tight end Devin Pike is a 2014 prospect of note. Tailback Keith Watkins has committed to Northwestern. The Moeller defense is led by Michigan State commit Shane Jones. 
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Dave Berk - Ohio Recruiting Analyst
Wednesday:  Reading vs. Roger Bacon at Colerain High School at 5:30 p.m.
This is the first game in Ohio for the 2012 season and should be a game where several young players appear on the recruiting radar. Reading offensive lineman Kody Bray showed signs last season of being a player to watch and we'll have a chance to see how he's progressed. Roger Bacon is expected to play several underclassmen.

Wednesday: Mt. Healthy vs. North College Hill  at Colerain High School at 8:00 p.m.
North College Hill will have several players we'll be checking out that stood out last season. They include WR Demarcus Smith, RB/CB Tevin Brown, S Ramir Hollis and sophomore standout Sean Steele. We'll be checking out Mt. Healthy senior quarterback Greg Green and others in what should be an exciting game.

Thursday: Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy vs. Madeira at Sycamore High School at 5:30 p.m.
We'll be checking out Madeira Sr. defensive end Andrew McDulin who has seen some interest from several Mid American Conference programs along with QB Zach Jansen and OL Will Steur. CHCA is looking to rebuild and one key player will be sophomore offensive lineman Jacob Halter. Halter is a 6-foot-4, 230-pounds and shows early signs of being a player to watch.

Thursday: Bishop Fenwick vs. Wyoming  at Sycamore High School at 8:00 p.m.
This game will be a battle of quarterbacks as two of the best in Southwest Ohio will battle. Fenwick will look to Ricky Davis to lead them after he transferred in from Moeller during the winter. Wyoming counters with Will Marty who threw for 2,054 yards and 19 touchdowns last season. We would miss if we did not mention Leo Haenni of Fenwick who is a playmaker on both sides of the ball and back-up quarterback Will Robinson who has all the tools to be a good one.

Friday: Centerville vs. Cincinnati Elder at Elder High School at 7:30 p.m.
There is talent on both sides in this game as both teams have players who will take their game to the college level. Leading the way for Centerville is Ohio State pledge OT Evan Lisle. He is joined by two scholarship defensive linemen in Jake Replogle (Purdue) and Brant Gressel (Iowa). Other players to watch include DL Tito Odenigbo and OL Jared Weyler. Elder is looking to get back to their winning ways and will look for seniors Nick Marsh (OL) and A.J. Burdine (DE/FB) to lead the way. Two juniors to keep an eye on are tight ends Taylor Lee and Devin Pike who could also take snaps at defensive end..

Saturday: All games at Welcome Stadium
Hamilton vs. Springfield at Noon
Hamilton will look to Cincinnati OL pledge Ben Flick and linebacker Marcus Oliver to lead the way against a very athletic Springfield team with several prospects to keep an eye on. Springfield has undersized quarterback Chris Wallace who will look for Jr. WR Thaddeus Snodgrass a lot. Snodgrass has already earned offers from Ohio State, Notre Dame and Michigan State. On defense Springfield has senior DL Brandon Ehlinger and S Corey Timmons to lead. The Jr. class is strong with linebacker Davonte James, DE Devin Nye and DBs Marques Moore and Marlon Nunn.

Northmont vs. Princeton at 2:45 p.m.
Northmont will look to Sr. quarterback Cameron Belton to keep their air attack going while Princeton looks for senior running back DeMarco Thomas to power their running game. Both players enjoyed solid junior season. Belton will look to Ohio TE pledge Troy Mangen to be a big target if healthy and WR Isaiah Williams. Two players to keep an eye on are transfer DE Terry Ramsey who is making the switch from basketball to football. At 6-foot-5, 220-pounds, Ramsey is raw but brings some athletic ability from his DE position. He is joined by RB Jay Pool who played last season at Cincinnati (OH) Aiken.

Wayne vs. Winton Woods at 5:30 p.m.
There are several key players on both teams to keep an eye. Wayne has Cincinnati verbal commitment Javon Harrison at quarterback coming off a 2,144 yard 21 touchdown season a year ago. Harrison, who will play safety in college, has several high level teammates around him including Lovell Peterson who started the past three years along the offensive line. This year Peterson has been moved to defensive tackle to take advantage of his athletic skills. Fans should also keep an eye on senior wide receiver Jesse Bray, offensive lineman Cole Newsome and junior linebacker Dorian Hendrix who has already earned an offer from Illinois. Winton Woods has talent of their own in senior offensive lineman Craig McCorkle and linebacker Karon Poole. Junior defensive tackle Daniel Cage and defensive backs Mike Edwards and Demetrius Suesberry are players to watch in the 2014 class.

Dayton Dunbar vs. Valley View at 8:15 p.m.
Dunbar will look to use its speed in this match-up with several talented young players that include OLB Walter Daniels, LB Curtis Boyd, LB Marcus West and athlete Dontay White. Two members of the 2016 class should see early playing time in CB/RB Rodney Bogan and OL Davaugh Alexander.

Sunday: All games at Kings High School
Trotwood-Madison vs. University School (Fla.) at 3:00 p.m.
The defending Ohio DII state champion returns many key players in 2012. Leading the way is CB Cameron Burrows (Ohio State), LB Mike McCray (Michigan), CB Reon Dawson (Illinois), DE Trey Williams-Brown and RB Israel Green. The Rams also have two key transfers in C Cody Collins (Marshall) and DT Jarrod Clements (Illinois). Clements will miss this game as he continues recovering from a torn ACL. Also keep an eye on several underclassmen as DL Verondtae Wilkinson and RB Ashton Jackson already hold offers. The key will be at quarterback where freshman Messiah deWeaver is expected to be the starter. University School has its own set of athletes starting with DT Maquedius Bain, S Jalen Battle (Kentucky), WR Jordan Cunningham, DE/OLB Nick Internicola (Rutgers), OLB Skai Moore, CB Wesley Smith (Toledo), WR D.J. Taylor, WR D.J. Woods (Massachusetts) and QB Mike White. In the 2014 class keep an eye on S Quincy Wilson, RB Lajuan Hunt, WR Emmanuel Soto and standout running back Jordan Scarlett who has already picked up offers from some of the best programs in the country.

Gilman School (Md.) vs. Cincinnati Moeller at 7:00 p.m.
Moeller will bring senior leadership with QB Spencer Iacovone, OL Alex Gall (Miami Fla.), TE Evan Jansen (Indiana), LB Shane Jones (Michigan State) and RB Keith Watkins (Northwestern). Gilman has their own set of seniors to count on starting with QB Shane Cockerille (Maryland), OLB Micah Kiser (Virginia) and Michigan DL pledge Henry Poggi. Others to keep an eye on are 2014 LB Melvin Keihn and OL Chibuzo Ukandu.
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Beth Long - Midwest Recruiting Reporter
Friday: Plainfield South at Bolingbrook High
FOXSports NEXT top team in Illinois and defending 8A State Champion takes the field in hopes of defending their title. The first step? Plainfield South High a team that is highlighted by top 2014 linebacker prospect Clifton Garrett. Garrett has had quite the offseason picking up offers from Notre Dame, Ohio State, Illinois, Michigan State and plenty others. Bolingbrook is headlined by recent Illinois quarterback commit Aaron Bailey, top 2014 defensive back prospect Parrker Westphal and up and comers RB Omar Stover and TE Chandler Piekarski.

Saturday: St. Rita vs. Marist at Soldier Field at 3:30 PM
Two schools that have very young players highlighting their rosters are taking center stage at Soldier field Saturday afternoon. Including very good sized 2014 defensive end Eddie Randle from St. Rita high as well as several other young prospects. Marist is best known for big tight end prospect Nic Weishar with offers from Michigan, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Illinois and several other BCS schools.
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Simone Scott - Midwest Recruiting Reporter
Friday: Anderson vs. Sycamore 6:00 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
The Skyline Chili Crosstown Showdown gets underway with Anderson, headed by offensive tackle Andrew Paulik (offers from Akron, Ball State, Ohio and Toledo) and offensive guard Joe Turner. Middle linebacker Tinashe Bere (offer from Illinois) and tight end Mason Morgan (offers from Akron and Ohio) are who Sycamore expect to lead the way.

Friday: Middletown vs. St. Xavier 8:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Michigan State wide receiver commit Trey Kilgore is hoping that along with junior running back C.J. Hilliard (offer from Indiana), they can stop Middleton and their star Jalin Marshall (Ohio State commit) as well as up-and-comer junior tight end Chance Sorrell.

Saturday: Oak Hills vs. Walnut Hills 3:00 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Tailback Demarco Ruffin may be just a junior, but he is someone on Oak Hills' team to watch out for. For Walnut Hills, look for defensive end Kevin DeWalt and athlete Nilijah Ballew to lead the way.

Saturday: Colerain vs. Pickerington Central 5:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Colerain will take on a talented Pickerington Central team in the middle of the triple header. Colerain has tailback Chris Davis (offers from Cincinnati and Minnesota) as well as Cincinnati commit offensive lineman Dylan Wiseman. Pickerington Central is headlined by Michigan commit defensive end Taco Charlton and offensive lineman Nick Walter (committed to Miami (OH).

Saturday: La Salle vs. Lakota West 8:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati.
Kyle Meadows (offers from Florida State, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville) next to junior quarterback Tyler Jones and running back Mikel Horton out of Lakota West are hoping to take down La Salle featuring cornerback Jaleel Hytchye (offers from Arizona State, Boston College, Louisville, Northwestern, Pittsburgh) as well as wide receiver Derek Kief (offers from Cincinnati, Illinois and Toledo).

Sunday: Fort Lauderdale University School vs. Trotwood-Madison 3:00 p.m. at Kings High School.
University School is traveling up from Florida to take on powerhouse Trotwood-Madison. University features defensive tackle Maquedius Bain (offers from Alabama, Florida, Louisville, LSU, Miami, Michigan State, Oklahoma, USC), outside linebacker Skai Moore (offers from Rutgers, Vanderbilt, Wake Forest, Kentucky, Mississippi State), Rutgers commit outside linebacker Nick Internicola and wide receiver Jordan Cunningham (offers from Alabama, Florida State, Miami, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma). On Trotwood-Madison's side they start with cornerback Cameron Burrows (committed to Ohio State), outside linebacker Michael McCray (committed to Michigan) and Illinois commits defensive tackle Jarrod Clemens and cornerback Reon Dawson.

Sunday: Moeller vs. Baltimore Gilman 7:00 p.m. at Kings High School.
The weekend finishes up with Moeller taking on Gilman from Maryland. Moeller features offensive guard Alex Gall (committed to Miami), outside linebacker Shane Jones (committed to Michigan State), running back Keith Watkins (committed to Northwestern) and tight end Evan Jansen (committed to Indiana). Gilman has several top prospects including defensive tackle Henry Poggi (committed to Michigan), quarterback Shane Cockerille (committed to Maryland), outside linebacker Micah Kiser (committed to Virginia) and safety Wyatt Dickerson (offers from Navy and Syracuse).
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Greg Biggins - National Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Compton (Calif.) Dominguez at Bellflower (Calif.) St. John Bosco at 7:00 p.m.
DB Kalan Montgomery is the top recruit for Dominguez this year and has early offers from Arizona, Hawaii and San Diego State. The Dons always have at least one BCS level OL and David Soto will get plenty of looks as a guard prospect. Locke transfer Sammy Shirley is an explosive receiver and the Dons have high hopes for fullback Kendall Rodgers as well. Bosco is led by the region's top OL prospect in Nico Falah, a USC commit. Junior DB Jaleel Wadood is an impact player at both safety and corner and has early offers from Arizona State and Oregon State. Junior defensive end Malik Dorton is another top underclassmen and sophomore quarterback Josh Rosen is an emerging talent and could be a national recruit in two years.
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Scott Kennedy- Director of Scouting
FOX Sports West features four games per week streamed live on the internet with broadcasters and color analysts. Prepzone live feature Kevin Barnett and Scott Kennedy highlighting the action from each of the four games as well as other news and notes across the Southland. Here is a look at this week's action on FOX Sports West's Prepzone.

Servite (11-2) @ Bishop Amat (6-5)
8/24 7PM PST

Servite was ambushed in the second round of the playoffs in 2011 after surviving the Trinity League gauntlet undefeated. The Friars look to get the 2012 campaign started with a good out of league match up with Bishop Amat who was hammered by Servite 49-14 in 2011. Servite must find a replacement for quarterback Cody Pittman, and junior Neil Pauu (BYU) looked like the front runner this summer. The new quarterback's transition will be eased by a pair of terrific running backs in senior Charlie Etiaki (Utah) and junior Andrew Moore.  Bishop Amat must also fill some holes including losing leading rusher Jalen Moore and quarterback Rio Ruiz, who signed with the Houston Astros. Two way standout Darren Andrews (Duke) plays receiver and cornerback for the Lancers. 6'4 receiver Joseph Cook could be a break out star for Bishop Amat this year as well.

Serra (8-3) @ Notre Dame (6-4)
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Notre Dame got off to a fast start in 2011 including a 35-13 win over Serra in the season opener before losing four of its last five games and missing the playoffs. A young Serra team improved as the season went on, winning its last five games before getting knocked out in the first round by upstart Culver City. Notre Dame returns a lot of firepower on offense including running back Khalfani Muhammad, who gained 1,100 yards as a junior. Quarterback Kelly Hilinski is a big dropback passer who needs to be more consistent as a senior after throwing eight touchdowns against eight interceptions. Up front Notre Dame has two big senior linemen in Kyle Sulka (SDSU offer) and Leroy Tanoai (Utah).  Serra will be looking for some payback from last year's shellacking, and the Cavaliers have a lot of talent, even if much of it is in the junior class. Junior defensive back Adoree Jackson is one of the top prospects in Southern California regardless of year. Quarterback Jalen Green drew a lot of praise during the spring camp circuit, and linebacker Dwight Williams has already picked off offers from Colorado and UCLA.

Arroyo Grande (13-1) @ Lompoc (14-0)
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Lompoc handed Arroyo Grande its only loss as the two teams each won their respective CIF Championships. However, the two teams may be trending in different directions as Arroyo Grande lost a core of talent to graduation while Lompoc returns virtually everyone from its 14-0 squad. Lavon Coleman (Washington) is one of the more under-appreciated 4-Star prospects in the country. Seemingly an afterthought in a state that including Justin Davis (USC), Coleman quietly ran for over 2,000 yards and 26 touchdowns as a junior. His partner in the backfield Tony Cornejo, also broke 1,000 yards. For good measure A.J. Florez added 400 yards rushing as a sophomore. Yes, he's back too. Chaminade was the only team (other than Lompoc) to get within 10 points for Arroyo Grande as they steamrolled their way to the CIF Western Division Championship, but with only three starters back on defense and nine total, beating Lompoc in Week 0 is a tall order. Linebacker Chris Addy and defensive back Elijah Holt lead the defense while a young offense gets seasoned.

Muir (8-5) @ Upland (12-1)
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Upland's undefeated season was halted by Vista Murrieta in the third round of the Inland Division playoffs. The Highlanders lost a lot of talent off of the 2011 squad including receiver Kenny Lawler (Cal), running back Donta Abron (Colorado), and defensive end Christian Powell. But Upland returns a solid nucleus of players as well including defensive end Joe Mathis and quarterback Nate Romine. Upland's defense should be solid even with the loss of Powell as Mathis steps up and cornerback Delvin Batiste (SDSU) and safety James Johnson man the defensive backfield. Quarterback Joshua Muema-Washington returns at quarterback having thrown for over 600 yards and eight touchdowns in only three games in 2011. Junior wide receiver Terry Wilson is poised for a big season as Muir looks to throw early and often this season.
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Jason Jewell, Southwest Recruiting Analyst
Wednesday: Phoenix (Az.) Brophy at Glendale (Az.) Mountain Ridge
Players to Watch: Brophy- 4-star QB Tyler Bruggman (Washington State commit), 4-star WR Devon Allen, 2-star OG Charlie Renfree, 2-star OLB Andrew Curtis, 2-star OLB Robert Relf, RB D'Amani Grayer, DT Dominic Riccitelli, junior OL Austin Hall. Mt. Ridge- 2-star RB Treshawn Favors, junior OL Troy Kowalski

Thursday: Tempe (Az.) HS at Tempe (Az.) McClintock at 7 p.m.
Players to Watch: Tempe- sophomore QB Emmanuel Grant, senior DT Devonte Gray. McClintock- OL/DL Joe Sanford

Friday: Chandler (Az.) Hamilton at Phoenix (Az.) Mountain Pointe at 7 p.m.
Players to Watch: Hamilton- 4-star CB Cole Luke, 3-star OG Patrick Joseph (Army commit), WR Frankie Felix, LB Luke parrish, OG Devn Finai, junior OT Casey Tucker (USC commit), junior DE Qualen Cunningham, junior LB Santana Sterling, junior safety Josiah Pola, junior WR Israel Simpson, junior safety Juwan Jones. Mountain Pointe- 4-star OL Kenny Lacy, CB Travonn White, RB Thomas Warren, WR Thair Blakes, junior WR/DB Jalen Brown, junior OL/DL Natrell Curtis, junior LB Wesley Payne

Saturday: Phoenix (Az.) Brophy vs. Santa Margarita (CA) Catholic at Phoenix College at 7 p.m.
Players to Watch: Brophy- Players to Watch: Brophy- 4-star QB Tyler Bruggman (Washington State commit), 4-star WR Devon Allen, 2-star OG Charlie Renfree, 2-star OLB Andrew Curtis, 2-star OLB Robert Relf, RB D'Amani Grayer, DT Dominic Riccitelli, junior OL Austin Hall Santa Margarita- 4-star QB Johnny Stanton (Nebraska commit), 3-star OT Riley Sorenson, 3-star safety Connor O'Brien (Washington commit), 3-star OL Dane Crane (Washington commit), 2-star WR River Cracraft (Washington State commit), 4-star OT Erik Bunte (UCLA commit), 2-star DE Nick Begg (Arizona State commit).
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Kevin Carden, West Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Harvard-Westlake vs. Loyola (at Valley College), 7 p.m.
Both teams have high-level college prospects in this matchup. For Loyola, 2013 cornerback Cameron Walker already holds double-digit offers. Harvard-Westlake is led by three-star quarterback Chad Kanoff, who committed to Vanderbilt in May. Kanoff will be protected by three-star offensive lineman Thomas Oser.

Friday: Alemany at Pasadena, 7 p.m.
Alemany is loaded with talent led by USC wide receiver commit Steven Mitchell, who is one of the top playmakers in California. Alemany also features Colorado WR/CB commit Devin Ross, 2014 CB Alif Grayes and talented 2015 wide receiver DeSean Holmes.
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Inna Lazarev, West Field Reporter
Friday: Tucson (Ariz.) Salpointe Catholic at Scottsdale (Ariz.) Chaparral at 7pm
Chaparral is headlined by 6-foot-2, 190-pound wide receiver Jake Roh, who holds several Pac-12 offers. Wide receivers Josh Aganon and Jordin Hamilton are also names to look out for. Junior tight-end Trevor Wood has received offers from Arizona, Arizona State, and Washington. Players to watch on defense are linebacker Alex Ziomek, safeties Alex Arnold and Tim Murphy., and junior cornerback Tyler Whiley. Salpointe's big name is 2014 wide receiver Cameron Denson. Denson, who holds seven offers entering his junior year, is currently one of the top prospects in the state of Arizona. Quarterback Andy Cota and offensive tackle Breeon Auzenne are two other juniors to keep an eye on. SMU fans will have the chance to see two of their commits in action, in offensive tackle Travis Fister and linebacker Carlos Carroll. Running back Johnny Pena, offensive guard Dylan Greenberg, and defensive lineman Alex Arnaud are a few other players to watch.

Saturday: Santa Margarita (Calif.) at Phoenix (Ariz.) Brophy College Prep at 7pm
Brophy Prep is led by four-star quarterback/wide receiver duo, Tyler Bruggman and Devon Allen. Bruggman is a Washington State commit, while Allen is still deciding from a long list of schools who have extended offers. Other players to watch for on Brophy's team are offensive guard Charlie Renfree, linebackers Andrew Curtis and Robert Relf, running back D'Amani Grayer, defensive tackle Dominic Riccitelli, and junior offensive lineman Austin Hall. Santa Margarita, which is led by Nebraska quarterback commit, Johnny Stanton, features a number of committed prospects. Offensive tackle Erik Bunte will play for UCLA next year, and offensive tackle Riley Sorenson already holds offers from several PAC-12 schools. Look for Washington pledges, cornerback Dane Crane and linebacker Connor O'Brien on the Santa Margarita defense, along with defensive end Nick Begg, who is committed to Arizona State. Washington State wide receiver commit River Cracraft is another player to watch on this talent-filled squad.
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