Husky Commit Recaps: Week #1

Washington's 17 commitments got off to a fine start last weekend and there were several standout performances including Mercer Island (Wa.) QB Jeff Lindquist who had a big night against Seattle Prep...

Mercer Island (Wa.) QB Jeff Lindquist - Lindquist went 31 of 48 for 333 yards, 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions. He also rushed 24 times for 128 yards and 4 TDs in Mercer Island's 36-35 loss to Seattle Prep in the Emerald City Kickoff Classic.

Season Totals: 31 of 48 for 333 yards, 1 TD, 2 INT; 24 carries for 128 yards, 4 TDs.

Next Game: @ Newport (Bellevue) on 9/9

Gahr (Cerritos, Ca.) WR Dwayne Washington - Washington hauled in seven catches for 195 yards and three touchdowns in the Gladiators' 49 – 8 win over Millikan.

Season Totals: 7 rec. for 195 yards and 3 TDs

Next Game: @ Northwood (Irvine, Ca.) on 9/9

Hamilton (Chandler, Az.) WR/RB/DB Kendyl Taylor - Continued to shine as a receiver, running back and return man in Hamilton's 52-0 route of Santa Fe returning the opening kickoff 68 yards to set up their first touchdown and returning a punt 60 yards to set up another score. Taylor also had a 32 yard touchdown run in the win.

Season Totals: 7 carries, 57 yard, 1 TD; 18 rec., 192 yards, 1 TD; 1 kickoff return for 69 yards; 30 yd average on 2 punt returns.

Next Game: @ Notre Dame Prep (Scottsdale, Az.) on 9/9

Kennedy (Burien, Wa.) S/QB Jason Thompson - Completed 6 of 8 pass attempts for 80 yards with 1 touchdown and rushed for 28 yards on two carries. Posted 9 tackles, 1 sack and registered 2 forced fumbles from his safety position.

Season Totals: 6 of 8 pass attempts for 80 yards with 1 TD; 9 tackles, 1 sack, 2 forced fumbles

Next Game: vs. Archbishop Murphy (Everett, Wa.) on 9/8

Vista Murrieta (Murrieta, Ca.) DE/LB Jeremy Castro - Bye

Season Totals: N/A

Next Game: vs. Etiwanda (Ca.) on 9/9

Cajon (San Bernardino, Ca.) CB/RB Damontae Kazee - Kazee put up big numbers on the offensive side of the ball posting 174 yards rushing and 2 touchdowns in the Cowboys' 30-14 win over Chaparral (Temecula, Ca.). Kazee was only thrown at once on defense and he knocked the ball away and he also posted 4 tackles.

Season Totals: 174 yards rushing, 2 TD; 4 tackles, 1 pass defense.

Next Game: @ Eisenhower (Rialto, Ca.) on 9/9

Arcadia (Ca.) S Taylor Lagace - Bye

Season Totals: N/A

Next Game: vs. St. Francis (La Canada, Ca.) on 9/9

St. Louis (Honolulu, Hi.) DE Kalei Auelua - After four games, Auelua is off to a great start posting 9 sacks (three in one game) and 30 tackles. Last week in a 28-21 win over Kamehameha, Auelua posted 2 sacks and 5 tackles.

Season Stats: 30 tackles, 10 sacks.

Next Game: vs. Pac-Five (Honolulu, Hi.) on 9/9

Colony (Ontario, Ca.) CB Bryan Harper - In Colony's 30-29 win over South Hills, Harper posted 4 tackles, 1 interception and 4 passes defensed. Harper also plays quarterback for the Titans and went 11 of 17 for 142 yards with a touchdown and rushed for 102 yards on nine carries

Season Stats: 4 tackles, 1 INT, 4 passes defensed; 11 of 17, 142 yards, 1 TD; 9 carries, 102 yards.

Next Game: vs. Ayala (Ca.) on 9/8

Gig Harbor (Wa.) K/P Koree Durkee - Durkee accounted for the Tides' only points in a 48-9 loss to cross-town rival Peninsula. Durkee hit on field goals of 25, 27 and 38 yards, averaged 46.5 yards on six punts and had four touchbacks on five kickoffs.

Season Stats: 3 for 3 on field goal attempts, long of 38 yards; 46.5 yards per punt; 4 touchbacks on kickoffs.

Next Game: @ Graham-Kapowsin (Graham, Wa.) on 9/8

Tesoro (Las Flores, Ca.) LB Blake Rodgers - Awaiting stats .

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Next Game: vs. Santa Margarita (Ca.) on 9/8

Mount Miguel (Spring Valley, Ca.) DT Malcolm Jackson - Posted 4 tackles and 1 sack in Mount Miguel's 34-9 win over Fallbrook.

Season Stats: 4 tackles, 1 sack

Next Game: @ Valhalla (El Cajon, Ca.) on 9/9

Bellarmine Prep (Tacoma, Wa.) WR/DB Michael Rector - Hauled in 2 receptions for 55 yards and 1 TD in the Lions' easy 42-0 win over Bishop Blanchet.

Season Stats: 2 rec., 55 yards, 1 TD

Next Game: vs. Wilson (Tacoma, Wa.) on 9/9

Juanita (Kirkland, Wa.) OL Nathan Dean - Dean's four pancake blocks helped pave the way to 373 yards of offense (265 rushing, 108 passing) as the Rebels downed Redmond 48-16.

Season Stats: 4 pancakes

Next Game: @ Inglemoor (Kenmore, Wa.) on 9/9

Mullen (Denver, Co.) QB Cyler Miles - The second QB in Washington's 2012 class got off to a fine start going 18 of 22 for 270 yards and 3 touchdowns in Mullen's 27-0 win over Chaparral (Parker, Co.).

Season Stats: 18 of 22, 270 yards, 3 TD; 48 yards rushing.

Next Game: @ Grandview (Aurora, Co.) on 9/9

Orange (Ca.) Lutheran S/DB Darien Washington - In the Lancers' 42-7 win over Bingham (South Jordan, Ut.) Washington was outstanding posting 5 tackles and 4 passes defense.

Season Stats: 5 tackles; 4 passes defensed

Next Game: vs. Los Osos (Rancho Cucamonga, Ca.) 9/9

Muir (Pasadena, Ca.) RB Tairen Owens - Posted 115 yards of offense (54 rushing and 61 receiving) including a 61-yard TD reception in Muir's 43-20 win over San Gabriel.

Season Stats: 54 yards rushing; 61 yards receiving; 1 TD.

Next Game: vs. Saugus (Ca.) on 9/9 Top Stories