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Booker T. Washington lineman lands his eighth scholarship offer

BTW lineman Jamari Logan (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Despite the absence of a head coach, Booker T. Washington tackle Jamari Logan continues to pile on offers, recording his latest one from Norfolk State following a visit to the Spartans campus Wednesday morning. “I just wanted to check out the school since it’s so close to home. But after the […]

Tyreim Blake will walk on at ODU

Nandua ATH Tyreim Blake (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Saturday’s Spring Game netted another valuable recruit for Old Dominion.  Nandua High School athlete Tyreim Blake will join players like Diego Inzunza and Blake LaRussa as recruited walk ons for the Monarch football program. Blake made his decision on Saturday.  Coach Kermit Buggs recruited the 6-2 235 pound athlete into the […]

Bethel’s Joshua Williams commits to Emory and Henry

#11 Joshua Williams and teammate #3 Deshond Denny (Photo: Sam Mizelle/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Bethel defensive end and outside linebacker Joshua Williams went a little under the radar. That didn’t slow him in his quest to play college football. Williams (SR OLB 6-0 190) impressed quite a few small college coaches, and he made his college choice this week. “I committed to Emory & Henry […]

Lake Taylor’s Wayne Davis picks up a new ACC offer

Lake Taylor DB Wayne Davis (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Miami is the latest school to throw their hat into the Wayne Davis sweepstakes, offering the Lake Taylor defensive back on Monday. “One of their coaches dm’ed me on twitter, and said they liked my film and told me to call him. He put me on the phone with his recruiting […]

Liberty U. hosts Nansemond River juniors

Nansemond River OLB/TE Demetrius Stitmon (Photo: Sam Mizelle/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The Spring recruiting season is at an apex.   Colleges are holding junior days and spring games.  The Spring Evaluation period starts tomorrow.  The recruiting class of 2016 is seeing interest pick up.  Nansemond River juniors Demetrious Stitmon, Marques Braimer, Jonas Jones and Terrence Lambert, Jr. hit the road for a […]

Bayside’s Donte Lampley picks up his first scholarship offer

Bayside QB Donte Lampley (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Bayside’s Donte Lampley has been quietly putting up big numbers for the Marlins for a couple of years now.   He’s coming into his senior season, and his hard work is now starting to show dividends in college interest and his first scholarship offer. For Lampley, a weekend trip to South […]

The next in line: Dazmine Palmer ready for the spotlight (VIDEO)

Lake Taylor RB Dazmine Palmer (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 Lake Taylor running back and cornerback Dazmine Palmer was just a freshman when Lake Taylor defeated Stone Bridge 20-14 in 2012 for the first of two State Championships in football over the past three seasons. Now that the 2014 championship campaign over the Salem Spartans is complete, Daz finds himself starting […]

Norview’s Elijah Blue talks HU visit

Norview's Tyrek Thrower and Elijah Blue (Photo; Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Fresh off a visit to Old Dominion that resulted in his first college offer, Norview defensive back Elijah Blue took the short trip across the Hampton Roads bridge tunnel to visit Hampton University for the Pirates spring day last weekend. “I enjoyed my visit today.  I saw a lot of stuff […]

Cheyton Pine picks up Marshall offer

Lafayette LB/QB Cheyton Pine (Photo: Sam Mizelle/recruit757)

by John Harvey, recruit757 JAMES CITY – The college football offers continue to come in for Lafayette High football player Cheyton Pine. Ram football coach Andy Linn announced Saturday that Pine had recently received an offer from Marshall University. This marks the fifth Division 1-A offer in the last four months for the Lafayette High […]

Khalan Laborn adds Wolfpack offer

Khalan Laborn on his NC State visit (Photo courtesy: Laborn Family)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Yet another ACC school has offered Beach phenom Khalan Laborn.   Laborn had a huge impact with Cox High School in his sophomore season as a running back, wide receiver and defensive back.   In the off season, Laborn has transferred to Ocean Lakes and started playing for the 7-on-7 powerhouse […]