WVU Football Commitment Update

We check in on West Virginia's 2008 football verbal commitments and their latest performances. Although some players have completed their season, there are still a handful of regular season games to complete, as well as playoff action to come.


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Jahleel Addae
Riverview HS
Tampa, FL
RB
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Record: 4-5
This Week: Defeated Durant 28-7 in an error-plagued game. Addae scored on a 18-yard pass reception and combined with teammate John Green for 185 of Riverview's 236 yards on the ground.

Next Game: at Brandon on 11/9

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John Bassler
Francis Scott Key HS
Union Bridge, MD
OL
Height: 6-5
Weight: 285
Record: 3-6
This Week: Lost to undefeated Linganore 35-6. FSK trailed by just 7-0 at the half before falling.

Next Game: vs. Winters Mill on 11/9

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Jeff Braun
Winters Mill HS
Westminster, MD
DL
Height: 6-4
Weight: 300
Record: 4-5
This Week: Lost to Century 20-19 after holding a 19-0 third quarter lead in a game that mirrored WM's up and down season. Braun, playing defensive end after moving outside from the tackle position where he began the year, controlled the outside running lanes against Century.

Next Game: at Francis Scott Key on 11/9

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J.J. Dorsey
Handley HS
Winchester, VA
QB
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Record: 4-5
This Week: Lost to Wood 35-13. Dorsey rushed for 173 yards and accounted for almost all of Handley's total offensive output. He was hampered by a lack of help by his receiving corps, which dropped five passes. Dorsey finished just 6-20 through the air, and suffered two interceptions

Next Game: vs. Brentsville District on 11/10

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Larry Ford
Coffeyville CC
Georgetown, SC
DE
Height: 6-4
Weight: 250
Record: 5-5
This Week: Lost to Butler, 33-9, in conference playoffs. Ford finished the regular season with 36 tackles (6.5 for loss) and three sacks. He also forced two fumbles and recovered another, which he returned for 17 yards.

Next Game: Season Complete

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Andrew Harris
Hargrave MA
Chatham, VA
WR
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Record: 5-4-2
This Week: Lost to Fork Union 34-0

Next Game: at West Virginia on 11/9

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Vince Harris
Harmony Prep
Cincinnati, OH
LB
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Record:
This Week: Season Complete

Next Game: Season Complete

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Josh Jenkins
Parkersburg HS
Parkersburg, WV
OL
Height: 6-3
Weight: 305
Record: 9-1
This Week: Open Date

Next Game: vs. John Marshall 11/10 (Playoffs)

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Terence Kerns
Hargrave MA
Chatham, VA
RB
Height: 6-1
Weight: 225
Record: 5-3-2
This Week: Lost to Fork Union 34-0

Next Game: at West Virginia on 11/9

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Joe Madsen
Chardon HS
Chardon, OH
OL
Height: 6-4
Weight: 275
Record: 7-3
This Week: Season Complete

Next Game: Season Complete

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Onterrio McCalebb
Fort Meade HS
Fort Meade, FL
RB
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Record: 8-1
This Week: McCalebb and Fort Meade enjoyed an open date this week

Next Game: at Frostproof on 11/9

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Donovan Miles
Brooke Point HS
Stafford, VA
LB
Height: 6-1
Weight: 225
Record: 8-1
This Week: Defeated Riverbend 49-30 to lock up a playoff spot with one regular season game remaining. Miles concluded the scoring with a 26-yaard pass reception for a touchdown.

Next Game: vs. Colonial Forge on 11/10

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