The class of 2017 is shaping up to be one of the better classes that Colorado has seen over the past few years. Familiar names and high profile programs highlight the list. This is not a ranking but numerous of these players have already started to gain significant recruiting attention.
Dylan McCaffrey 6-3 185 Valor Christian QB
Long athletic kid who already holds early offer from Colorado.
Marcus McElroy 6-0 180 Mullen RB
Very mature runner for his age; patient with sneaky speed. McElroy is also a very good receiver out of the backfield.
Jovan Tafoya 5-11 165 Mullen QB
Tafoya has good skill players to work with and will get numerous chances to throw the ball in Mullen Head Coach Tom Thenell’s offense.
Corte Tapia 6-2 215 Windsor DE
Great motor, leverage and hands for a young player.
Tanner Toussaint 6-0 250 Pine Creek C
You have to be a run blocker to play for Pine Creek.
Justin Engresser 6-2 160 Colorado Spring Christian QB
The young QB threw for over 1,000 yards last season completing 64% of his passes.
Mikey Griebel Heritage 5-9 160 Heritage QB
Combined for over 1,400 yards of offense last season while scoring 14 TDs
Santino Marchiol 6-2 205 Cherry Creek LB
Great young player on one of Colorado’s most talented teams
Jonathan Van Diest 6-1 200 Cherry Creek DE
Registered 6.5 sacks in one of the toughest leagues in Colorado
Christian Cumber 5-11 170 Mullen CB
Potentially the most talented of the Mustang youngsters.
Dante Sparaco 6-3 220 Glenwood Springs OLB
Big athlete has the ability to play multiple positions
Patrick Moody of Chaparral 6-1 200 LB
Smart, instinctive linebacker with a bright future
Dylan Holt 6-3 170 Thomas Jefferson WR
Athletic receiver with great size
Donavaughn Baucom 5-10 190 Thomas Jefferson LB
Very active backer that was all over the field for TJ
Marcus Lindsay Denver South 5-10 170 RB
Versatile athlete registered four sacks on D this past season while also playing running back
Dante Stewart 6-2 260 Grand Junction OG/DT
Physical player on both sides of the line of scrimmage
Max Gonzales 6-0 200 Rangeview FB/LB
All around football player that contributes on both sides of the ball