2011 Preseason West Rankings: CBs

The West's top prospect, Los Angeles (Calif.) Crenshaw's DeAnthony Thomas, leads the cornerback list in a list heavily dominated by Californians...

1. DeAnthony Thomas
Los Angeles (Calif.) Crenshaw- Committed to USC
Could be a five-star at four different positions.

2. Stefan McClure
Vista (Calif.)
The top cover corner in the West.

3. Ifo Ekpre-Olomu
Chino Hills (Calif.)
Great ball skills helps him offset his size.

4. Kameron Jackson
Long Beach (Calif.) Poly- Committed to Washington
Excellent spring and summer has made Jackson one of premier corners in West.

5. Josh Atkinson
Livermore (Calif.) Granada
Not as heralded as his twin, George, but a gifted player in his own right.

6. Mercy Maston
Bakersfield (Calif.)
Versatility is his strength- he can play either corner or safety.


7. Rashad Wadood
Lakewood (Calif.)- Committed to Arizona State
Anchors the secondary for one of the most talented defenses in the Southland.

8. Joel Willis
Garden Grove (Calif.) Pacifica- Committed to Washington
Two-way threat could play receiver in the slot but most likely plays corner at the next level.

9. Marcus Peters
Oakland (Calif.) McClymonds
The DB MVP at the Stanford NFTC, he's Oakland's Finest prospect in this class.

10. Ryan Henderson
Moreno Valley (Calif.) Rancho Verde- Committed to Utah
One of the premier athletes in the nation- he won the National SPARQ Championship this summer.

Next 10 (11-20)
11. Rahmel Dockery, Tacoma (Wash.) Curtis
12. Ellis Henderson, Vancouver (Wash.) Skyview
13. Thierry Nguema, Corona (Calif.) Santiago
14. Brian Clay, Vacaville (Calif.) Will C. Wood
15. Ladale Jackson, Las Vegas (Nev.) Silverado
16. Fred Wilson, Bakersfield (Calif.) West
17. Tevin Ivy, Fresno (Calif.) Hoover
18. Mike Sparling, La Habra (Calif.)- Committed to SMU
19. Kris Olugbode, San Jose (Calif.) Bellarmine Prep
20. Ade Jackson, Sacramento (Calif.) Christian Brothers

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