It's a deep and talented year for cornerbacks in the Golden State, and the best cover corner in the country hails from the region.
1. Cliff Harris, Fresno (Calif.) Edison
Another in a long line of outstanding defensive backs from the Edison program, Harris is the most highly touted corner they've had.
4. Brandon Sermons, Pomona (Calif.) Diamond Ranch
Versatile defensive back could play either cornerback or safety.
9. Bijon Samoodi, Anaheim (Calif.) Servite
May have been the the always-tough Trinity League's best defensive player.
10. Sean Martin, Corona (Calif.) Santiago
Did just as much damage at receiver as he did in the secondary.
11. Lazarri Middleton, Long Beach (Calif.) Poly
One of the stalwarts of the Jackrabbits secondary.
12. Preston King, Los Flores (Calif.) Tesoro
Pound-for-pound, one of the toughest players in California.
Other Cornerbacks (in alphabetical order):
Bernard Bolden, Merced (Calif.)
Chris Hill, Carson (Calif.)
C.J. Anderson, Vallejo (Calif.) Bethel
Colin Lockett, Diamond Bar (Calif.)- San Diego State
Devin Jackson, Chino Hills (Calif.) Ayala
Eric Hunter, Los Angeles (Calif.) Jordan- New Mexico State
Gabe Lemons, Orange (Calif.) Lutheran- San Diego State
J.B. Dock, Ventura (Calif.) St. Bonaventure- Fresno State
J.R. McConico, Venice (Calif.)- SMU
Kevin Lane, Carson (Calif.)
Marcus Andrews, Los Angeles (Calif.) Crenshaw- San Diego State
Nat Berhe, Colton (Calif.)- San Diego State
Rashaad Reynolds, San Fernando (Calif.)- Oregon State
Sean Murray, Corona (Calif.) Santiago- Montana
Terrance Brown, Orange (Calif.) Lutheran- Stanford
Titus Teague, Pomona (Calif.) Louisville
Trevor Bateman, Indio (Calif.) Palm Desert- BYU
Vincent Minor, Etiwanda (Calif.)- New Mexico
USC lands the top safeties in the West.
3. Byron Moore, Harbor City (Calif.) Narbonne-
Moore would also be a top receiver prospect, but the secondary is where his future is.
5. Stanjarivus McKay, Long Beach (Calif.) Poly- UCLA
Stock soared as a senior as he finally got a chance to start for the Jackrabbits.
6. Jabari Carr, San Jose (Calif.) Oak Grove-
The MVP of the Oakland UnderArmour/Scout.com Combine, he's headed to prep school.
10. Lester White, Riverside (Calif.) J.W. North
Big, physical player who loves to lay the big hit.
Other Safeties (in alphabetical order):
Brent Seals, La Puente (Calif.) Bishop Amat- Stanford
David Quiroga, Chino Hills (Calif.) Ayala- New Mexico State
Eric Pinkins, Sacramento (Calif.) Inderkum- San Diego State
Gary Walker, Redlands (Calif.) East Valley- Idaho
Jonathan Brown, Encinal (Calif.)- Boise State
K.J. Vaifale, Corona (Calif.) Centennial- SMU
Will Shamburger, Bellflower (Calif.) St. John Bosco- Washington
Zeke Sanders, Santa Cruz (Calif.)- Oregon State