NAU hosted a big junior day event over the weekend, with 75 in-state prospects making the trip up north to Flagstaff. Four players were offered scholarships by the Lumberjacks and here is a profile on each.
* Scottsdale (Ariz.) Saguaro LB Brandt Casey received his first scholarship offer from NAU.
Casey (6-0 230) made 45 tackles for the Sabercats.
* Another first offer came in for Tucson (Ariz.) Canyon del Oro OT Jonas Leader.
Leader (6-4 255) was a 2nd team all-section selection as a junior.
* Scottsdale (Ariz.) Saguaro TE/OLB Kyle Soelle received offer number eight when the Lumberjacks offered.
Soelle also has offers from Colorado State, San Diego State, UNLV, Army, Hawaii, San Jose State and Nevada have also offered.
Soelle actually did not play at Saguaro last year, recently transferring from Notre Dame Prep. He made 21 tackles and 3.5 sacks last year for the Saints and added 37 receptions for 334 yards and one score.
* Scottsdale (Ariz.) Saguaro LB Carson Nugent received his second offer from NAU.
Nugent also has an offer from Army.
Nugent was named 1st team all-section as a junior after making 109 tackles for the Sabercats.