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Oscar Smith LB Keshon Artis lands UVA offer

Oscar Smith LB Keshon Artis (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Oscar Smith linebacker Keshon Artis is quietly building a nice list of options when it comes to his college recruitment. He’s 5-11.5 and 219 pounds (according to Nike), and Artis is getting a lot of attention. A little more than a week ago, Artis picked up a scholarship offer from Virginia […]

ODU adds new summer camp with UVA

ODU Head Coach Bobby Wilder (File Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 It didn’t take long for Old Dominion to book their fourth summer camp with a Power Five conference school hosting.    This one is a little unusual. First of all, the NCAA just reversed their ban on satellite camps for Division I FBS schools on Thursday.   24 hours later, ODU […]

WR Tylan McElhenie lands his first scholarship offer (VIDEO)

Bishop Sullivan WR Tylan McElhenie (Photo: Andy HIlton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Tylan McElhenie had a busy weekend.   He and his parents hit the road, from Virginia Beach to Delaware for an unofficial visit with the Blue Hens on Saturday.   By Saturday night they were in Charlotte for the Nike Opening Regional.  The traveling and the hard work paid off, but […]

Grassfield lineman Seth Harrell picks up his first offer (VIDEO)

Grassfield lineman Seth Harrell (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 We caught up with lineman Seth Harrell at the Nike Opening Regional in Charlotte on Sunday, and it showed he was ready to land his first offer.    Harrell’s blend of size and strength make him an obvious choice for a Division I FBS school, it might be only a matter […]

Jake Low visits Virginia Tech

RB/LB Jake Low (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Among the announced 40,000 spectators in attendance for this past weekend’s Virginia Tech football spring game was Bishop Sullivan freshman Jake Low, on the heels of his impressive performance at the Rivals Underclassmen combine in Charlotte, NC. The 5-foot-10 running back was joined by older brother, Nick, a budding long-snapper ranked […]

Trinity Episcopal QB Blake Bowen commits to Coastal Carolina

Trinity Episcopal QB Blake Bowen (Courtesy Photo)

by Thomas C. Dozier, recruit804 Sometimes you have to stop thinking. If it feels right, it probably is. So just go with it. Blake Bowen took his time but he feels like he got it right. The Trinity Episcopal quarterback announced on Twitter last week @bowen_blake7, that he will play football at Coastal Carolina University. […]

A tragic weekend is a little brighter at Lee-Davis with offer for Nate Evans

Lee-Davis ATH Nate Evans (Courtesy Photo)

by Thomas C. Dozier, recruit804 It was a difficult weekend and ensuing days for all those people around the Lee-Davis High School football program, as senior Dylan Ballard who played this past season for the Confederates, lost his life in a tragic car accident on Saturday. As all of Hanover County has rallied in support […]

Norview QB D.J. Mack talks college recruiting (VIDEO)

Norview QB D.J. Mack (Center)  (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 As if there were any doubt, a recent flurry of offers has solidified Norview QB D.J. Mack as one of the top college prospects in the state for the class of 2016.   His current offer list is up to eight and he’s working hard to increase his visibility in coaching […]

King’s Fork safety T.J. Hart preps for his junior season (VIDEO)

King's Fork Safety T.J. Hart (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The junior season is a big one for college football prospects.   Big time colleges lock in their recruiting boards based on big performances in a player’s junior year.   It can be a make or break. That’s why King’s Fork sophomore T.J. Hart is spending a lot of time this […]

Khalan Laborn loves Virginia Tech and earns his Nike Opening invite (VIDEO)

RB Khalan Laborn (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Hokie fans, don’t get too excited, but Khalan Laborn loves Virginia Tech. Laborn, along with former Ocean Lakes teammate Tahj Capehart visited Blacksburg on Saturday and had a blast. “(The visit) went great.  I had a great time as always in Blacksburg,” said Laborn.   “(I loved) everything.  I love Virginia […]