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Denbigh’s Casey Vick works hard to live up to family name

Denbigh ATH Casey Vick (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757)

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Each interview starts out the same for Denbigh safety Casey Vick.  When you are cousins with NFL quarterback Michael Vick, you somehow get used to answering questions about your famous sibling. The Vick name certainly carries an enormous amount of weight in the Peninsula community. From Dwight, to Michael, then Marcus, […]

Bobby Price moving on to Bishop Sullivan, picking up NSU interest

First Colonial QB Bobby Price (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 First Colonial quarterback Bobby Price (SR QB 6-2 180) is moving on to Bishop Sullivan.   He confirmed the move at Norfolk State camp on Sunday.   He had a strong showing for the Spartan coaching staff, and he’s now well on his way to earning a scholarship offer. “I got […]

Indian River’s Kevin Staton Commits

Indian River OL Kevin Staton (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In an instant, Kevin Staton’s over.   The 6-6 330 pound Indian River lineman received a new scholarship offer today, and he committed on the spot. Indian River head coach Glenwood Ferebee received a phone call from San Diego State Wednesday night.   The coaching staff for the Aztecs fell […]

Cox Defensive End lands a Big 10 offer

Cox DE Jordan Williams (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In terms of college recruiting, Cox defensive end Jordan Williams is ahead of the game.   A rising junior, Williams (JR DE 6-5 230) has the build that college coaches love when it comes to his position.   His Cox squad ended the 2014 season with a school record setting 9-3 […]

Lake Taylor’s J.T. Wahee lands an NSU offer

Lake Taylor DB J.T. Wahee (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Sunday’s Norfolk State one-day camp certainly paid off for Lake Taylor corner back J.T. Wahee (SR DB 6-0 170). The Titan DB lit up the camp and was rewarded with a scholarship offer from the Spartans. “Camp was really good,” said Wahee. “I went through the position drills and the one-on-ones, […]

I.C. Norcom freshman Casaan Dixon generating early interest

I.C. Norcom WR/DB Casaan Dixon (Photo: Jon Fritz/recruit757)

by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 After spending last season on junior varsity, I.C. Norcom freshman phenom Casaan Dixon prepares to make a major impact on both sides of the ball as he transitions to varsity. With an extremely calm demeanor, Dixon is accustomed to playing at an extremely high level. This is level will be tapped […]

College interest building for Kellam LB Stephen Copeland

Kellam MLB Stephen Copeland (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Kellam LB Stephen Copeland has been a beast this spring. A beast in the weight room, a beast at camps… he’s really been there all along. He’s coming into his own at the right time. College coaches are picking up on Copeland, and his first scholarship offers have rolled in. “Norfolk […]

Lafayette’s Trey Neville adds Columbia to his offer list

Lafayette TE Trey Neville (Photo: Sam Mizelle/recruit757)

by John Harvey, recruit757 JAMES CITY — Lafayette’s Trey Neville received his fourth college football offer on Wednesday and third one from an Ivy League School. The 6-foot-5, 250 pound rising senior picked up an offer from Columbia University per Lafayette football coach Andy Linn. Earlier this month, Harvard made an offer to Neville after […]

Wanna get ranked? What’s the goal here?

File Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Every year, I hear the same outcry from “under the radar” high school football players and their parents alike. How do I get ranked? It’s a question that begs a different question. What is your goal? There’s a disconnect in the football community. In today’s world of instant internet exposure, immediate […]

Cheyton Pine Commits to Pitt

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

by John Harvey, recruit757 JAMES CITY – Cheyton Pine has verbally committed to play football at the University of Pittsburgh. The 6-foot-3½, 220-pound junior linebacker made the announcement official Monday afternoon after nearly four months of heavy recruiting. “It’s so special to have this opportunity,” Pine said. “To have the opportunity to play in the […]