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Health, College is Focus for Sweat

Oscar Smith DE Josh Sweat (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruitt757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The damage has been done. Now it’s time to heal. Oscar Smith defensive end Josh Sweat has a long road ahead of him, but there’s light at the end of the tunnel. He’s still the #1 recruit in the country, though the calls have now turned to well wishes instead of […]

Robbie Robinson Picks Up Offer #15!

Phoebus CB Robbie Robinson (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Phoebus cornerback Robbie Robinson could be billed as the future of Peninsula Football.   He’s certainly a standard bearer for the Class of 2016.    For Robinson, Phoebus, and football in the former Peninsula District, the future is now. Phoebus is 3-1 on the season and is most certainly headed for […]

Dimitri Holloway Picks Dukes

Heritage WR/LB Dimitri Holloway (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Heritage High School has it’s first college commitment of the current senior class, and his destination is familiar. Following Class of 2013 running back Khalid Abdullah, Hurricane linebacker Dimitri Holloway picked the JMU Dukes with his verbal commitment today. “I think he liked the family atmosphere. They showed a genuine interest […]

Jaason Lewis Commits To Arizona State

Coach Chris Scott and Jaason Lewis (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Ultimately, it was a trip to Phoenix that sealed the deal.   Jaason Lewis (SR RB/WR 6-3 240), the Ocean Lakes running back and wide receiver that’s been mowing through opposing defenses for the past few years, made his college announcement today, picking the Sun Devils over Nebraska and Ole Miss. Lewis has led the rushing attack for […]

Jaason Lewis Ready To Announce

Ocean Lakes RB/WR Jaason Lewis (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Decision day is nearing for Jaason Lewis.  In case you’ve been out of the loop of football at the Beach for the past three or four years, Lewis is a hulking 6-3 240 pound senior wide receiver and running back who’s been a force for the Ocean Lakes Dolphins. Jaason’s been […]

Khalan Laborn Has A Blast At Rutgers

#5 Khalan Laborn (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Suddenly, there’s a growing football connection between Virginia Beach and Piscataway, New Jersey. Cox High School lineman Blake Camper was courted by nearly a dozen schools and announced his verbal commitment to Rutgers University Football earlier this year. RU has offered Cox athlete Khalan Laborn, and the Scarlet Knights are quickly […]

Chris Scott Looks For Improvement, Jaason Lewis Nears Announcement (VIDEO)

Ocean Lakes RB/WR Jaason Lewis (Photo: Mary Ann Magnant/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In exclusive video from Friday night, Ocean Lakes head coach Chris Scott shares with us that he’s looking for a better week out of his Dolphins this week, that Kellam presented some challenges for his team, and Jaason Lewis confirms that he’s going to announce his college destination next week. “It’s […]

Jaquan Yulee Loving Carolina Blue

Indian River LB Jaquan Yulee (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Indian River had a bye week last weekend, and it was a perfect opportunity for linebacker Jaquan Yulee to pay a visit to North Carolina.   Yulee and his dad Fred took the visit to Chapel Hill and watch the Tarheels survive a scare against San Diego State. UNC was one […]

Western Branch Bruins Building College Interest

Western Branch QB Daniel Griffith (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 It’s a busy time at Western Branch.   The Bruins football team has started the season 1-0 and college interest is pouring in. Assistant coach Jarome Bell handles college relations and he’s reported a huge amount of mail and phone calls since the season has ramped up again. “West Virginia, Purdue, […]

Jaason Lewis Nearing A Decision

Ocean Lakes RB/WR Jaason Lewis (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 There are still quite a few local gems in the 2015 recruiting class that remain uncommitted. One of them is Ocean Lakes athlete Jaason Lewis. The 6-3.5 240 pounder can do a lot on both sides of the ball, and that’s what has college coaches drooling. He loves playing running back, […]