Top 10 2017 Offensive Tackles in the West Pre-Eval Period

Mar. 23 -- Scout takes a look at the top ten offensive tackles in the West in the 2017 class before the spring evaluation period...

1. Foster Sarell, Graham (Wash.) Kapowsin

The top tackle nationally and possibly the top offensive prospect the Northwest has seen, Sarell will be a four-year starter and an instant impact lineman.

http://www.scout.com/player/183469-foster-sarell


2. Austin Jackson, Phoenix (Ariz.) North Canyon

The top prospect in the Southwest this year, Jackson is a long and athletic tackle with plenty of nasty.

http://www.scout.com/player/183127-austin-jackson


3. Jake Moretti, Arvada (Colo.) Pomona

Colorado's top offensive lineman gave an early commitment to Ohio State Buckeyes.

http://www.scout.com/player/193379-jake-moretti


4. Alijah Vera-Tucker, Oakland (Calif.) Bishop O'Dowd

The top tackle prospect in the Bay Area, a number of Pac-12 schools are battling for the four-star.

http://www.scout.com/player/203524-alijah-vera-tucker


5. Chuck Filiaga, Murrieta (Calif.) Vista Murrieta

Filiaga could play on either side of the ball in college but most schools like his upside on the offensive line.

http://www.scout.com/player/193219-chuck-filiaga


6. Dontae Powell, Richland (Wash.)

A nasty and powerful tackle, Powell could play left or right tackle, and play it at a high level.

http://www.scout.com/player/199434-dontae-powell


7. Jalen McKenzie, Concord (Calif.) Clayton Valley

An ACL injury robbed McKenzie of his junior year but he's back and healthy and ready for a big spring that should really help his recruitment take off.

http://www.scout.com/player/193630-jalen-mckenzie


8. Kanan Ray, Chatsworth (Calif.) Sierra Canyon

Ray committed early on in the process to UCLA, choosing the Bruins from double-digit offers.

http://www.scout.com/player/203922-kanan-ray


9. Alex Forsyth, West Linn (Ore.)

The top big man in the state, the two in-state schools, Oregon and Oregon State are fighting for him but and more schools are getting involved.

http://www.scout.com/player/199631-alex-forsyth


10. Andrew Vorhees, Kingsburg (Calif.)

Vorhees is the top lineman in Central California and has a slew of Pac-12 offers already to choose from.

http://www.scout.com/player/200892-andrew-vorhees


-National Recruiting Analyst Greg Biggins and Director of Recruiting Brandon Huffman compiled these rankings.


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