Ricky Slade - C.D. Hylton - VHSL Class 6

RB Ricky Slade confirms transfer to Old Dominion

Hylton RB Ricky Slade (File Photo: Andy Hilton/recruitNoVA) The transfer from Penn State to Old Dominion is locked in for Ricky Slade by Andy Hilton, recruit757 This is a move that’s been in the works for months. In February, former C.D. Hylton running back announced he would enter the transfer portal. Immediately, the rumor mill…

VHSL - Fall Sports

Will they play ball? That’s a hard question to answer.

The VHSL’s delay and the Governor’s backpedal on a school decision means uncertainty by Andy Hilton, recruit757 I’m going to share a few opinions here. I have no more information than what’s already been released by the VHSL and the Governor’s office. The VHSL Executive Committee decided to wait on making an announcement about Fall…

Coaches Corner - VHSL

VHSL postpones their decision on fall sports

Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757 The hope of confirming the return of high school sports is dashed, for now by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Today was supposed to be the day when the VHSL would make a decision on reinstating high school sports. An affirmative vote would have most likely set a schedule for practices and would have…

Briar Woods - Evan Rutkowski

Briar Woods DB/WR Evan Rutkowski narrows his list to seven

Briar Woods DB/WR Evan Rutkowski (Twitter Photo) Evan Rutkowski is honing in on a college commitment by Marc Goldstein, recruitNoVA Briar Woods’ rising senior WR/DB Evan Rutkowski (2021 DB/WR 6-2 195) had a stellar junior season. Rutkowski was honored with selections of First Team All-Region 5C, All-NoVA, and All-Loudoun County. On Monday, he narrowed down…

Coach - Coaching - Coaches Corner

Virginia’s Phase Three announced for July 1

Phase three brings practice and camps into reality for Virginia athletes by Andy Hilton, recruit757 On Monday, VHSL Executive Director Billy Haun stated that they were waiting for Phase Three to be announced by Governor Ralph Northam. “It’s important to note that if nothing changes between today and Thursday, definitive answers on fall sports will…

Lew Johnston - Coaches Corner

Coaches Corner: Blow Your Whistle!

Coach Lew Johnston (Photo: Sarah Murphy/recruit757) Coach Lew Johnston challenges coaches to confidently blow their whistle Taken from Lew Johnston’s blog “Coaching the little things” by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 You know that the focus of these entries is the “little things” in coaching football. My intention is that little things, if…