D'Shawn Jamison and Miles Battle

2018 Rankings Risers in the Midlands Region

Who were some of the 2018 'Rankings Risers' in the Midlands Region?


CB Anthony Cook - Houston (Texas) Lamar
New Scout five-star. Cook has jumped up to the No. 2 CB spot nationally and is now the No. 8 prospect overall in the Scout Top 100. He is a corner who can play on an island. National offers list that features schools like Clemson, LSUOhio State, Oklahoma, and Texas to just name a handful.  


CB Jalen Green - Houston (Texas) Heights
New to the Top 25. This is a defender who has plus size and skills and plays with a bit of edge to his game. He closes on the ball in an instant. He is a lot of fun to watch. His recruitment has hit 36 offers with schools like Alabama, Clemson, Florida, Georgia, LSU, Oklahoma, Oregon, Penn State, TCU, Texas, and USC all stepping to the plate. 


WR Al'vonte Woodard - Houston (Texas) Lamar
New to the Scout 100. Woodard is a technician at the position who can put on a clinic with his footwork and ability to get open. May have had the top overall performance at the UA Houston Camp and brings it in pads. Offers from schools like Baylor, LSU, Mississippi, Ohio State, TCU, Texas, Texas A&M, and Texas Tech


WR Jaylen Waddle - Bellaire (Texas) Episcopal
New to the Scout 100. Waddle is a speed demon with a clocked 4.37 40-yard dash. He is an electric slot wide receiver with the ability to turn in the home-run play. One of the most dangerous return men in the nation, he is deadly in the open field. Has offers from schools like Florida State, LSU, OregonOklahomaTexas, and Texas A&M


S Leon O'Neal - Cypress (Texas) Springs
New to the Top 100. O'Neal is a safety who has a blend of what you would be looking for in a safety. He plays with confidence and swagger and patrols the middle of the field with authority. Offers from schools like Alabama, Clemson, Michigan, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, TCU, Texas, and Texas A&M. 


CB D'Shawn Jamison - Houston (Texas) Lamar
New to the Top 100. Jamison is another defensive back with an elite skill set. He has the size and coverage skills of of an elite cornerback, but attacks plays on tape like a safety. One of the most athletic guys in the state. Top 10 of Duke, Florida, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Penn State, TCU, Tennessee, Texas, and USC. 


WR Miles Battle - Cypress (Texas) Creek
New to the Scout 300. Battle is a big-bodied wide receiver who has uncanny athleticism and playmaking skills inside of his 6'4 frame. He has good vertical skills and a great catch radius and that makes it an impossible task for smaller defensive backs to limit his effectiveness. Some of his offers include Arizona State, Arkansas, Auburn, Baylor, Houston, LSU, Mississippi, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, Oregon, and TCU. 


DE Joseph Ossai - Conroe (Texas) Oak Ridge
New to the Scout 300. Great edge rushing specialists are hard to find and highly coveted and Ossai is one of the best in the region. Whether he ends up standing up on the edge or playing with his hand in the dirt he will get after the QB. High interest in Alabama and Texas A&M among a host of other national offers. 


ATH Vernon Jackson - Boling (Texas)
New to the Scout 300. Jackson has been one of the hottest recruits in recent months picking up an elite offer list that features schools like He plays quarterback for his high school and will play running back or linebacker in college. He is a big-framed prospect who can get up and move. Offers from Alabama, Baylor, Colorado, LSU, Mississippi, Oklahoma, TCU, and Texas A&M. 


ILB Ayodele Adeoye - St. Louis (Mo.) Ritenour
New to the Scout 300. If you are looking for a true thumper at linebacker then Adeoye is your guy. He comes downhill fast and he arrives at the ball carrier with bad intentions. Offers from Illinois, Iowa, LSU, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, and Oklahoma. 

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