Football Verbal Update

Check out the latest from West Virginia's football verbal commitments in the Class of 2007.

Victor Anderson
St. Xavier HS
RB Rec: 8-2 Ht 5-9 Wt 184
Last Game: Anderson racked up 210 yards on just nine carries (an average of 23.3 yards per tote) as St. Xavier shut out Butler 33-0. Anderson had three touchdowns on runs of 74, 5 and 87 yards. This completes St. Xavier's regular season. Next game vs. Lakota West in first round of playoffs
Other Schools Interested: Louisville, Kentucky,Tennessee
Julian Miller
Beechcroft HS
DE Rec: 7-3 Ht 6-4 Wt 220
Last Game: Miller's defensive play helped Beechcroft shut out Northland 8-0 to win the North Division championship of the Columbus City League. Miller told the Columbus Dispatch, "The whole week, the coaches treated this game like a championship game, and we knew it was going to be ugly. When they were inside our five and they had to go for the field goal, that was probably the best defensive stand we had all season." Beechcroft held Northland to 86 yards of total offense.
Other Schools Interested: Boston College, Cincinnati, Illinois
Phillip Shirdan
Monsignor Bonner HS
S Rec: 0-9 H: 6-0 W: 185
Last Game: Dropped a 28-8 decision to Father Judge. Next game versus North Catholic on 11/4.
Other Schools Interested: Penn St. Pitt, Akron, Temple, Rutgers
Rodney Hudson
Ben C Rain HS
OL Rec: 3-6 Ht: 6-3 Wt: 285
Last Game: Rain dropped a 21-8 decision to UMS-Wright. Next game versus Davidson on 11/2.
Other Schools Interested: Clemson, Auburn, Florida, Florida St.
Gino Gradkowski
Seton-Lasalle HS/ WPIAL Class AA
OL Rec: 8-1 Ht 6-4 Wt 275
Last Game: Seton-LaSalle shut out Carlynton 35-0. With the win, S-L clinches a playoff spot. Next game: Playoffs TBD
Other Schools Interested: Pitt, Michigan St, Wisconsin, Penn St., Toledo
Chad Snodgrass
Nitro HS
OL Rec: 8-1 Ht 6-5 Wt: 305
Last Game : Defeated Woodrow Wilson 45-0. snodgrass helped pave the way for 352 yards of total offense despite torrential rains. Next game vs Parkersburg South on 11/3.
Other Schools Interested: Colorado, LSU, Marshall
Brandon Hogan
Osbourn HS
CB, QB Rec: 7-0 Ht 5-11 Wt: 170
Last Game: Completed 14-18 passes for 262 yards and five touchdowns, while adding another 141 yards rushing as Osbourn downed Battlefield 42-21. Hogan was involved in every yard gained by Osbourn from scrimmage in the first half. He also Next game versus Culpeper on 11/3.
Other Schools Interested: Clemson, Kentucky, Maryland, Virginia Tech, Virginia, Marshall
Donny Barclay
Seneca Valley SHS WPIAL Class AAAA
OL Rec: 3-6 Ht 6-5.5 Wt: 280
Last Game : Seneca Valley closed its season with a 14-0 loss to Butler.
Other Schools Interested: Pitt, NC State, Cincinnati, Akron
Junius Lewis
Morgantown HS
DT Rec: 7-2 Ht 6-3 Wt: 265
Last Game: Lewis had an interception as Morgantown throtteld crosstown rival University 40-14. With the win, Morgantown advances to the AAA state playoffs.
Other Schools Interested: Georgia Tech, Minnesota, UConn
Bradley Starks
Orange Co HS
QB Rec: 4-4 Ht 6-4 Wt: 175
Last Game: Lost 45-7 to Louisa Co. Starks was 3-6 for 33 yards before leaving with an injured shoulder. Starks will be evaluated later this week to determine his status for the remainder of the season. Next Game vs. William Monroe on 11/3
Other Schools Interested: Iowa St., Temple, Duke, Maryland
Terence Kerns
Gov. Thomas Johnson HS
RB Rec: 8-0 Ht 6-0.5 Wt: 205
Last Game: Paying in the rain that doused much of the east, Kerns racked up 206 yards on 21 carries in a XX-XX win over Tuscarora. Kerns scored five touchdowns in the contest. Through seven games, Kerns had totaled 1,485 yards and 19 touchdowns on just 152 carries. Next game versus Linganore on 11/3.
Other Schools Interested: Maryland, Penn St, Syracuse, Pitt, Maryland, Virginia, Virginia Tech
Charlie Russell
Morgantown HS
QB-- Rec: 8-2 Ht 6-3 Wt: 215
Last Game: Russell was 2-6 for 43 yards and a touchdown in Morgantown's 40-14 win. He also had 19 yards on three rushes while suffering one interception.
Other Schools Interested: Kentucky, Nebraska, NC St, Stanford, Michigan, Clemson
Jock Sanders
St. Petersburg Catholic School
RB Rec: 5-5 Ht 5-7 Wt: 170
Last Game: St. Pete Catholic evened its record by defeating Lake Placid 48-25. Next game vs. Boca Ciega on 11/3
Other Schools Interested: South Florida, Ohio State
Andrew Harris
St. Petersburg Catholic School
WR Rec: 4-5 Ht 6-3 Wt: 190
Last Game: St. Pete Catholic evened its record by defeating Lake Placid 48-25. Next game vs. Boca Ciega on 11/3
Other Schools Interested: South Florida, Boston College
Kyrus Lanxter
Alcoa HS
WR Rec: 8-2 Ht 6-2 Wt: 185
Last Game: Defeated Booker T. Washington 56-15 to remain in first place in the conference. For the season, Lanxter has 17 receptions for 390 yards and six touchdowns. He also has 28 tckles and five interceptions as a defensive back. Next Game: vs. Cumberland Gap on 11/3
Other Schools Interested: Kentucky, Minnesota, Louisville, Vanderbilt, Mississippi
Vince Harris
La Salle HS
LB Rec: 5-5 Ht 6-2 Wt: 210
Last Game: Shut out Taft 39-0 to end the regular season.
Other Schools Interested: Cincinnati, Illinois, Louisville, Maryland, Ohio

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