Oregon NIKE Camp: Recruiting Notebook

A look at some recruiting news and notes from the Oregon Nike Football Training Camp over the weekend...

Baker has three on top

Bellevue (Wash.) defensive back Budda Baker has been consistent in naming a top three of Oregon, UCLA and Washington and reiterated that on Sunday.

"Those are my top three and I plan to take official visits to all three schools in the fall." Baker said. "I'm also interested in Arizona State and Notre Dame and I want to officially visit those ones as well. I want to take my visits after the season so I probably won't be making a decision until late in the process."

Baker took an unofficial visit to Oregon on Saturday and said he loved it. He has been to UCLA twice and Washington several times as well and plans to visit both programs over the summer.

Masina taking visits

Salt Lake City (Utah) Brighton athlete Osa Masina wasn't able to participate in the NIKE Camp due to a hip flexor problem but still made the most of his time in the NW with a handful of unofficial visits.

"I visited Oregon State and Washington and I'll be at Oregon on Monday," Masina said. "Oregon State was nice and I really loved it at Washington. They put out the red carpet for me and showed me everything. I'm looking forward to seeing Oregon as well and I already like what I've seen of the campus so far."

Masina said he's also planning to visit several Midwest schools over the summer including Michigan, Notre Dame and Wisconsin and all but the Irish have offered a scholarship.

New offer for Apsay

Canyon Country (Calif.) Canyon quarterback Cade Apsay had an early offer from Arizona and recently picked up his second Pac 12 offer.

"I got an offer from Colorado last weekend," Apsay said. "They had been telling me they were close for a while and just told me to be patient and it would come. It's definitely exciting and I really like both Arizona and Colorado a lot. I'm doing a lot of thinking right now and I could be close to making a decision."

Before making a decision, Apsay will camp with UCLA on Tuesday and Oregon State on Saturday. A decision could come as soon as next week.

First offer in for Fonua

Syracuse (Utah) defensive back Kavika Fonua has been a workout warrior this spring as the NIKE Camp in Oregon was the third one he has attended this year. He also attended his third NIKE SPARQ Combine and has put up huge testing numbers this spring with a 123.30 SPARQ Rating in Dallas after running a 4.48-40, throwing the power ball 39' and jumping 39" in the vertical.

"I got my first offer from Weber State," Fonua said. "I'm also hearing from BYU, Utah and Utah State and I'm going to camp with all three programs in the summer. They all seem close to offering if I go and do well at their camp and that's hopefully how it plays out."

Fonua said BYU and Utah stand out but he has no plans to make an early decision right now. He would like to take official visits in the fall before committing anywhere.

Quick Hitters

*Coeur d'Alene (Idaho) tight end Chase Blakley has added a good 25 pounds since last spring and looked all of 6-4, 240 pounds on Sunday. He carried it very well and had a good all around camp. The athlete said he's still very committed to Washington and surprisingly isn't hearing from other programs right now.

*Lakewood (Wash.) Lakes defensive end Benning Potoae will be one of the top players out West in the 2015 class. Potoae is still waiting for his first scholarship offer but is hearing from Washington, UCLA, Arizona State and Washington State.

*Kirkland (Wash.) Juanita sophomore defensive lineman Thomas Toki looked good at the NIKE Camp in Oakland and had another solid showing in Oregon. Washington and UCLA have offered and the 2015 tackle prospect said he's also hearing from USC right now.

*In terms of upside, there wasn't a better looking offensive line prospect than Pocatello (Idaho) Highland's Tristen Hoge. The 20015 standout played center but has a tackle frame and shows the strength and athleticism to play anywhere along the line. Washington State, Utah, Boise State and BYU have offered and look for that list to hit double digits by the end of the summer.

*Beaverton (Ore.) Southrdige wide out Jordan Morgan earned WR MVP honors after a very solid showing. He has size, runs well, is a natural pass catcher and had no problems adjusting to the ball in windy conditions. Morgan gave an early commitment to Arizona and said he's still rock solid in his decision.

Greg Biggins has been covering recruiting for over 15 years, covering the West since the mid-1990's and currently serves as a national analyst for Scout.com/FOXSportsNext.
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