Passing Down 7on7: Best of SoCal

Passing Down Elite 7-on-7 Challenge Southern California Regional in Fontana featured some of the Golden State's top prospects...

Tyler Hilinski, QB: The 2015 prospect came to Passing Down seeking his first college football offer, but his interest meter may have gone through the roof with his MVP performance in the So Cal Regional. The 6-foot-3, 180 pound rocket armed prospect averaged between 3-4 touchdown passes per game and showed off an impressive quick release. His arm helped lead Body By Tra Results to the title.

Daniel Kahn, WR: The 5-foot-10, 165 pound wide receiver actually looked like the smallest player on a stacked B2G squad. However, Kahn made the biggest plays for that team as he caught a combined 13 touchdowns, including three in his first round playoff victory with B2G.

KENDALL BROWNLOW, RB: The small 5-foot-7 running back provided plenty of elusiveness and speed for a GameChangers team that made a surprise run in Fontana. In Brownlow's first game, the Los Alamitos prospect broke at least two ankles en route to the first of many touchdowns on the day for him. His big plays helped key a title game run for GameChangers.

Randy Beggs, WR: The 5-foot-11 Beggs came in naturally a safety but showed toughness and big plays as a receiver. Armed with a Yale offer, Beggs became one of former USC great Chris Claiborne's top playmakers.

Brad Kaaya, QB: Kaaya, a 6-foot-4, 215 pound quarterback, had one of the strongest arms of the tournament. Kaaya went deep nearly half the time he was on the field for team PrepStar Air Strike and averaged 2-4 touchdowns per game. His only offer is from Miami of the Atlantic Coast Conference, but also says talks with Oklahoma State is heating up.

Brady White, QB: White took the most snaps for B2G and the 2015 prospect dissected defenses with his accuracy and quick release. White took advantage of all the speed for B2G and turned Kahn into one of the top weapons of the day.

D.J RIGGINS, RB: Though Beggs may have turned heads with his toughness and game-changing catches, Riggins laid the underneath work for the Frat Boyz. The chiseled 6-foot, 195-pound running back showed soft hands and elusiveness, as he became a mismatch for linebackers throughout the day.

MARQUIS WIMBERLY, WR: The 6-foot, 180-pound Wimberly was freakishly fast off of his breaks at receiver and became Ground Zero's No. 1 target. He was also one of the most effective receivers when fighting off jams at the line with his upper body strength.

Darrell Cloy, TE: The big 6-foot-3, 225-pound tight end provided the best option for the underneath throws for B2G's quarterbacks. Cloy was also one of the best red zone targets on the day with his combination of size and speed. Cloy holds one offer from Colorado.

TYLER GANGI AND RYAN MERIDITH, QB: B2G wasn't the only one using two quarterbacks. So was former Oregon wide receiver James Finley's GameChangers squad. Gangi and Meridith both picked apart defenses on the short throws and helped lead a title game run.

Eban Jackson, QB: Despite an early playoff exit, the 6-foot-4, 185 pound Jackson delivered a valuable performance by not only showing off a rocket arm, but impressed with his zip and decision making.

Passing Down SoCal MVP Tyler Hilinski

JERRY RAYE, CB: The 5-foot-8 cover corner stood against wide receivers who had a 3-5 inch advantage over him. However, Raye kept his wide receivers at bay, with nine pass deflections, three interceptions total and two defensive touchdowns thanks to his speed and refusal to back down. More important, his squad, the GameChangers, made a surprise run at the So Cal Regional title before losing to champion Body By Tra Results.

Stanley Norman, CB: Much like Raye, Norman also had a couple of interceptions returned for touchdowns for team Body By Tra Results. The two-way threat helped provide plenty of speed and play making ability to the champions. The 5-foot-10, 165-pound Norman currently has one offer from San Jose State.

Jonathan Lockett, CB: The 5-foot-11, 175-pound Lockett had things on lockdown, as he emerged as one of the top cover corners for a very athletic B2G team. Lockett intercepted two passes on the day and broke up nearly six throws. Lockett holds seven offers from Boise State, to San Jose State all the way to Oregon.

JOHN PLATTENBURG, CB: The chiseled 6-foot, 187-pound lockdown corner emerged as one of the most physical DB's on the day. Plattenburg showed off his long arms and brute force for team Frat Boyz and rarely had quarterbacks throw his way. Plattenburg holds six offers including Utah and Washington of the PAC-12.

Donovan Lee, CB: 5-foot-9, 170-pounds and armed with one offer from Colorado, Lee was the top cover corner for PrepStar Air Strike, as he blanketed receivers throughout the day and, made perhaps the most exciting play of the day - an interception where he went 42-yards for the score, then busted out a back flip.

Malik Cyphers, CB: The 5-foot-10, 170-pound Cyphers rarely had quarterbacks throwing to his side - simply because of his 4.5 40-yard dash speed. Cyphers stayed with wide receivers the whole way for team Frat Boyz and even made deflections by sprinting halfway across the field then making the swat. Cyphers holds one offer from SMU.

Jordan Lasley, CB: Lasley went both ways as a cornerback and wide receiver, but did his most damage on defense with his long arms and pursuits to the football. The 6-foot-2, 180-pound Lasley had a couple of interceptions on the day for B2G, as his squad clinched a spot in the Best of the West Finals on April 28 in Fullerton.

Iman Marshall, S/CB: The 6-foot-1, 175-pound Marshall told his B2G coaches that big time players make big time plays, and he didn't disappoint. Marshall was one of the more versatile defenders by bouncing between safety and corner and helped break up at least five passes, plus take one pass in for the long 40-yard touchdown during the playoff round. Marshall has five offers, all from the PAC-12.

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