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Hickory Linemen Pick Up Offers

Hickory OL Jake O'Sullivan (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Recruiting is picking up as the high school season winds down, and Hickory High School of Chesapeake is no exception to the flurry of activity.  Linemen Tristin Sellers (SR OL 6-3 285) and Jake O’Sullivan (SR OL 6-6 295) both picked up their first college scholarship offers this week. Norfolk State […]

Great Bridge Linebacker Lands First College Opportunity

Great Bridge Linebacker Andy Sartain (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Linebacker Andy Sartain of Great Bridge High School has gotten a reputation for being a heavy hitter.    His combination of high academics and remarkable athleticism puts him in a pretty elite group.   Sartain has been looking for his first college scholarship offer, and he now has a potential destination […]

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 […]

Great Bridge RB Picks Up His First Offer!

Great Bridge RB Tyain Smith (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757)

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The talent at Great Bridge has been there, bubbling under the surface.   After bouncing back in 2013, the Wildcats were expected to make another step forward in 2014.   With that comes the development of talent.  More growth is on the way, and the first indications of college interest are […]

Wayne Davis Adds Blue Devils Offer

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

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 For a junior, Lake Taylor cornerback Wayne Davis sure is fielding a lot of interest.    That’s a good indication that Davis is going places. At the Nike Combine in Northern Virginia earlier this year, Davis impressed.   So far this season, the lockdown corner has guided his team to an undefeated season.   […]

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 […]