WVU Football Verbal Update: 9/22

It was another banner week for West Virginia's football recruits in the Class of 2009

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Shawne Alston

Phoebus HS
Hampton, VA
RB
Height: 6-0
Weight: 220
Record: 4-0
Last Game: Shut out Warwick 48-0. Alston had 11 carries for 61 yards and one touchdown in limited duty as the Phantoms allowed other players to carry the ball. He again did not play in the fourth quarter.

Next Game: vs. Heritage on 9/26

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Cole Bowers

Cabell Midland HS
Ona, WV
OL
Height: 6-5
Weight: 290
Record: 3-1
Last Game: Defeated Lincoln County 36-29. Bowers was at the forefront of a rushing attack that rolled up 233 yards and rallied from a 29-15 halftime deficit.

Next Game: vs. Spring Valley on 9/26

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Tajh Boyd

Phoebus HS
Hampton, VA
QB
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Record: 4-0
Last Game: Boyd was 7-14 for 146 yards and one score in the 48-0 blanking of Warwick.

Next Game: vs. Heritage on 9/26

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Branko Busick

Steubenville HS
Steubenville, OH
LB
Height: 6-2
Weight: 225
Record: 5-0
Last Game: Defeated Beaver 42-7. BUsick had 12 carries for 83 yards and two scores on runs of 18 and six yards. Steubenville has now won 55 consecutive regular season games.

Next Game: vs. Bishop Watterson 9/26

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Dominik Davenport

Phoebus HS
Hampton, VA
DL
Height: 6-1
Weight: 265
Record: 4-0
Last Game: Another week, another shut out as Davenport and mates shut out Warwick 48-0. The Phantom defense held Warick to just 63 yards of offense and three first downs.

Next Game: vs. Heritage on 9/26

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Pat Eger

Thomas Jefferson HS
Clairton, PA
OL
Height: 6-6
Weight: 250
Record: 3-1
Last Game: Defeated Ringgold 41-7 to hold on to its number one ranking. Eger and the TJ offense rolled up more than 400 yards as they remained the class of Quad A.

Next Game: vs. Laurel Highlands on 9/26

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Curtis Feight

Mercersburg Academy
Mercersburg, PA
DL
Height: 6-<6/font>
Weight: 270
Record: 0-3
Last Game: Lost to the Hun School 38-13. A battered Mercersburg team was unable to keep pace with the New Jersey power.

Next Game: vs. Lawrenceville on 9/27

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Terence Garvin

Loyola HS
Towson, MD
S
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Record: 4-0
Last Game: Blasted Fork Union 49-0. Garvin set the tone with a four-yard touchdown run to complete Loyloa's opening drive and finished with 125 yards rushing on the afternoon.

Next Game: vs. Archbishop Curley on 9/26

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Daquan Hargrett

Northwestern HS
Miami, FL
RB
Height: 5-8
Weight: 170
Record: 3-1
Last Game: Defeated Booker T. Washington 31-29. Hargrett and 179 yards and a score to help lead the Bulls past their longtime rival. ''The last few drives were so intense I couldn't even breathe,'' Hargrett told the Miami Herald.

Next Game: vs. Southridge on 10/2

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Logan Heastie

Great Bridge HS
Chesapeake, VA
WR
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195
Record: 3-1
Last Game: Lost to Oscar Smith 50-14. Heastie had four receptions for 46 yards as the Wildcats where overwhelmed

Next Game: vs. Hickory on 9/26

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Nick Kindler

Trinity HS
Camp Hill, PA
OL
Height: 6-6
Weight: 275
Record: 3-1
Last Game: Shut out Susquenita 50-0. Trinity rolled up 375 yards on the ground as they moved to 3-1 on the season.

Next Game: vs. Scotland School on 9/27

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Deon Long

Dunbar HS
Washington, DC
WR
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Record: 0-4
Last Game: Dunbar forfeited its game against Fort Hill while leading 14-8 in the third quarter. Dunbar received two unsportsmanlike conduct penalties in a short span that resulted in head coach Carig Jeffries removing his team from the field. Dunbar had four suc calls in the game, and complained afterward that they had been subjected to racial slurs. Fort Hill denied the charges.

Next Game: vs. Glen Mills on 9/26

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Chris Snook

Highland HS
Medina, OH
FB
Height: 6-2
Weight: 220
Record: 5-0
Last Game: Routed Revere 34-7. Snook continued to roll up huge numbers, tallying 189 yards on 20 carries and scoring on runs of 56 and 13 yards. Snook has been almost unstoppable during his senior year.

Next Game: vs. Green on 9/26

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Ryan Spiker

Tri-Valley HS
Dresden, OH
OL
Height: 6-5
Weight: 295
Record: 5-0
Last Game: Wore down Philo 27-7.

Next Game: vs. Morgan on 9/26

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Jordan Weingart

Buchholz HS
Gainesville, FL
OL
Height: 6-2
Weight: 290
Record: 1-2
Last Game: Buchholz broke through with its first win of the season after two tough losses. The Bobcats play five difficult out of league games to start the season, which they hope will prepare them for their league slate.

Next Game: vs. Lake Gibson on 9/25

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