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Jahvoni Simmons Is All-American (VIDEO)

Ocean Lakes LB Jahvoni Simmons (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Tuesday at Ocean Lakes High School, it all became official.   Linebacker Jahvoni Simmons is an All-American.   Under Armour’s traveling road show stopped in Virginia Beach to make the announcement and award a game jersey to Jahvoni.   His career at Ocean Lakes has been stellar, and there is a […]

Full Slate of Thursday Games at the Beach… and more!

Kempsville's Jake Owens (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 For High School Football fans, here’s a great chance to double dip.   Not only are there games at Darling, Todd, and Bailey on the Peninsula, but Virginia Beach has five games going, plus there’s a top notch Private School game at the Sportsplex, and a Norfolk rivalry game on Thursday […]

Ocean Lakes Is “Team Loaded”

Is Ocean Lakes again the team to beat at the Beach? (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Hyped national football events put on by companies like Nike and Under Armour put together All-Star teams with names like Team Elite, Team Vapor Carbon, and Team Apocalypse. If the Ocean Lakes team had a nickname, it would have to be Team Loaded. That’s a heavy burden to put on a […]

Jahvoni Simmons Picks Cavaliers

Ocean Lakes LB Jahvoni Simmons (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Jahvoni Simmons has lived with the recruiting process since his sophomore year. The Ocean Lakes linebacker had no less than 23 scholarship offers. Now that he is closing in on his senior season, he decided that his mind is made up and it’s time to focus on Ocean Lakes Football. Simmons […]

Jahvoni Simmons Set To Announce

Ocean Lakes LB Jahvoni Simmons (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Ocean Lakes linebacker Jahvoni Simmons is set to end his recruitment by announcing his college commitment.   The 6-1 225 pound defender holds 23 college scholarship offers.   Now he’s narrowed his sights down to five. Dolphins head coach Chris Scott made the announcement yesterday that Simmons would announce his choice on Tuesday […]

Virginia Schools Sweep UNC 7 on 7

Ocean Lakes DB Jahque Alleyne and Bethel's Terry Chisley compete for the ball.  (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The UNC Football program had a huge day on campus.  By combining a 7 on 7 tournament and a one day prospect camp, the Tarheels had well over 500 football players in the football facilities on Friday.  The big draw from The 757 was Ocean Lakes and Wide Receiver University competing […]

757 Players Shine at Nike DC Camp; One Stands Tall

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by Andy Hilton, recruit757 There was close to five dozen local players that made the trip up to Northern Virginia to compete against hundreds of other campers Nike’s regional camp.   While many locals stood out, only one was acknowledged as an MVP. Every position was well represented by players from The 757.   8th grade quarterback […]

More JMU Football Offers Rolling

Ocean Lakes DB T.J. Griffin (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The JMU Football program and new head coach Everett Withers really wants to make a statement in The 757. Last week, the Dukes made more scholarship offers and they targeted quite a few players from Ocean Lakes. “They offered Jahque (Alleyne), T.J. (Griffin), Jahvoni Simmons, and they really like Hudson Dunaway,” […]

Jahvoni Simmons Picks Up Big SEC Offer

Ocean Lakes LB Jahvoni Simmons (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 It seems like Jahvoni Simmons couldn’t see his recruitment get hotter.   On Thursday, the Ocean Lakes linebacker got what most would call the pinnacle of scholarship offers. Ocean Lakes Head Coach Chris Scott shared the news that Alabama called and offered a scholarship to his rising senior. “Coach (Lance) Thompson called […]

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 […]