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Focus 2018: West Defensive Ends Watch List

Scout takes an early look at some of the top defensive ends in the West in the class of 2018...

With Signing Day wrapped up for 2017, Scout already turns its attention to the class of 2018 and here is a Watch List of defensive ends from the West in that class.

Names to Know:

Elijah Wade, Las Vegas (Nev.) Arbor View

Long, rangy rush end can play the run and get after the quarterback.

Jeremiah Martin, San Bernardino (Calif.) Cajon

Martin plays with a relentless motor and is incredibly tough to keep out of the backfield.

Cameron Latu, Salt Lake City (Utah) Olympus

No one's stock has risen more than Latu, brings a tough, physical edge to the field every play.

Others to Watch:

Abdul-Malik McClain, Santa Margarita (Calif.)

Adam Plant, Las Vegas (Nev.) Bishop Gorman

Brennan Jackson, Temecula (Calif.) Great Oak

Campbell Barrington, Spokane (Wash.) University- Committed to BYU

Draco Bynum, Wilsonville (Ore.)

James Stagg, Phoenix (Ariz.) Desert Vista

Jonny Fanaika, Pleasant Grove (Utah)

Kamakani Crosby, Newbury Park (Calif.)

Nick Alftin, San Jose (Calif.) Archbishop Mitty

Sal Spina, Bellflower (Calif.) St. John Bosco

Samson Reed, Kahuku (Hawaii)

Tevita Fotu, Herriman (Utah)- Committed to BYU

Timothy Mosley, Los Angeles (Calif.) Dorsey

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