2012 Intro: Isaac Hayes

Mendota Heights (Minn.) St. Thomas Academy offensive guard Isaac Hayes is already one of the most heavily recruited players from Minnesota in the 2012 class. The 6-foot-2, 265-pounder already has seven offers and is receiving interest from teams around the country.

Size: 6-foot-2, 265 pounds
Hometown: Mendota Heights, Minn.
School: St. Thomas Academy (4A)
Position: Offensive Guard


I now have seven offers," Hayes said. "Virginia Tech, Wyoming, Western Michigan, Air Force, Navy, Army and North Dakota State.

"I have also been receiving a lot of interest from UCLA, Georgia Tech, Minnesota, Oregon State and Colorado. I have junior day invites from Minnesota, Nebraska and Iowa State."

With offers pouring in for the athletic offensive guard — Hayes will take multiple visits and is in no rush to make a hasty decision.

"I plan on visiting some schools this summer and going to a couple camps and I'll probably visit some schools this spring and go out to junior days this winter.

"I will probably make a decision in August before the season starts depending on what schools are interested and if I am 100 percent sure I know where I want to go."

Isaac is the younger brother of Anthony Hayes — who will attend Stanford this fall and play football for the Cardinal.

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