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One Committed, More To Come Soon?

Oscar Smith RB Deshawn McClease (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The 757 already has one verbal commitment from the Class of 2015 and the ink is barely dry on some of the NLIs from the Class of 2014. It’s been almost seven weeks since National Signing Day. The Class of 2015 doesn’t hold all of the star power that 2014 did, […]

Deshawn McClease Update

Oscar Smith RB Deshawn McClease (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 As one of the top prospects in the Class of 2015, it’s easy to see why Deshawn McClease is a hot property.   As a junior, he had a huge hand in leading his Oscar Smith team to the Group 6A State Title game.   In the Region 6A South finals, he almost […]

Tigers, Dolphins, Marlin Make VHSL Group 6A All-State Team

Oscar Smith DE Josh Sweat (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Predictably, the All-State players from The 757 in Region 6A come from Oscar Smith, Ocean Lakes, and Bayside.  It’s easy to guess that Andrew Brown, Derrick Nnadi, and Quin Blanding were acknowledged.   Also, landing spots on the team were Jahvoni Simmons, Jaylen Bradshaw, Deshawn McClease, and Josh Sweat.   There […]

2013 All-757 Junior Teams

Oscar Smith RB Deshawn McClease (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Here’s your list of players to watch in 2014! These are the best Juniors in the 757 as identified by the staff of recruit757.com. We have lots of talent in the region, and it looks like we’ll have another bumper crop of recruits in the 2015 recruiting class. Most of the […]

2013 All-757 Football Teams

#65 Oscar Smith Lineman Andrew Brown (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Here’s the list you’ve been waiting for… the All-757 Football teams for 2013.  All players in the region, all programs, all put together to see who’s tops. There are some tough choices to be made. How do you compare Region 2A and 3A teams against those in 5A and 6A? Private […]

Quick Hits From Oscar Smith – Centreville

Centreville Kept Deshawn McClease Wrapped Up (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The 35-6 loss by Oscar Smith produced some of the lowest stats and certainly the lowest scoring output that the Tigers have had in years.  Here are some quick statistics and observations from Saturday’s loss in the 6A State Championship Game…. – The 6 points they put on the scoreboard was […]

Smith Falls In Title Match

Oscar Smith's Monty Fenner Makes A Tackle (Photo: Sam Mizelle/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Oscar Smith walked into the title bout and got knocked down early.  By the time they hit the locker room at halftime, the Tigers were down 21-0 and looking for answers. In a steady rain that lasted all game, Centreville took the opening kickoff and managed to break a big play […]

Centreville Primed For Smith Rematch

Oscar Smith vs. Centreville in 2011 (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Two years ago, the Centreville Wildcats had the misfortune of facing Oscar Smith in the Division 6 State Championship game.   Centreville is taking a 14-0 team into tomorrow’s state championship game against Smith with an opportunity to win their first state title since 2000. That year, a 11-2 Centreville team met […]

McClease Wins Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week Award

Oscar Smith RB DeShawn McClease (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 For this week’s Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week award, it really came down to two options. Oscar Smith was the only local team to win, so it was going to be a Tiger. The Oscar Smith defense was valiant in holding Colonial Forge to zero first downs in the […]

Tigers Move On With Win Over Colonial Forge (VIDEO)

Post-game interview with Deshaun McClease (Video Still)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The Oscar Smith Tigers took the next step toward a third state title in six years with a defeat of Colonial Forge at Tiger Stadium on Saturday. It was a cold, wet, and windy day in Chesapeake. That created perfect conditions for the Tiger running game. Junior running back Deshawn McClease […]