C.D. Hylton - Deshun Mickens

C.D. Hylton’s Deshun Mickens picks up Kent State

C.D. Hylton WR Deshun Mickens (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruitNoVA) Kent State becomes Deshun Mickens’ fifth scholarship offer by John Harvey, recruitNoVA Deshaun Mickens was a second-team, all-conference performer at wide receiver for C.D. Hylton football coach Tony Lilly in his no-huddle offense. The 6-foot-3, 190-pound junior wideout averaged nearly 20 yards a reception and emerged as…

Brandon Smith - Louisa County

Louisa County LB Brandon Smith adds UT and NC State

Louisa County LB Brandon Smith (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) Two offers come in on Tuesday for Brandon Smith by John Harvey, recruit804 Brandon Smith is not hard to find out the football field. The 6-foot-5, 225-pound linebacker from Louisa County High School is a player that opposing coaches spend sleepless nights trying to defend against. That…

Chris Collins - Benedictine

UNC lands Benedictine DE Chris Collins

Benedictine DE Chris Collins (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) North Carolina Gains A Star In Benedictine DE Chris Collins by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 Three-star Benedictine starting defensive end Chris Collins put all of social media on notice when he announced he was near a decision on which collegiate program he wanted to commit to. His first offer…

Todd Covington - Ultimate Recruit Specialists Camp

Ultimate Recruit Specialists Camp THIS SUNDAY!

Ultimate Recruit Specialists Camp Director Todd Covington (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) The Ultimate Recruit Specialists Camp will be held in Williamsburg by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The Specialists Showcase is almost here! We want to see the best of the best when it comes to kickers, punters and long snappers. Quite a few specialists wanted to be…

Tayshaun Porter - Warwick

Tayshaun Porter hits a new high with an Iowa State offer

Warwick WR Tayshaun Porter (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) Quietly owning the Peninsula, Tayshaun Porter is now up to eight offers by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 Last summer I had the pleasure of sitting with Warwick prospects Travis Williams, Tzion Lucas, DeAndre Livingston, Elijah Anderson, Dayvon Meade, and Tayshaun Porter. At the time, Tzion Lucas was inheriting the…

Wayne Lance - Atlantic Shores - Stuff Recruiters Say

“Stuff Recruiters Say” is an education for athletes (VIDEO)

Atlantic Shores Head Coach Wayne Lance (Photo by Andy Hilton/recruit757) Coaches might laugh (or cringe) and athletes can learn from the “Stuff Recruiters Say” video by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The staff at Atlantic Shores, headed by Wayne Lance, has been laboring on a video series all spring. They might have hit a home run with…

Jalen Jackson - Thomas Jefferson - Clash of the Titans

Inside the 804: Jalen Jackson and Khalil Finger have news

Thomas Jefferson RB Jalen Jackson (Photo: Mike Caudill/recruit804) UVA-Wise Targets Jalen Jackson, Khalil Finger Wraps Up Three-Stripe by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 We first got glimpse of what Thomas Jefferson athlete Jalen Jackson (JR RB 5-10 215) could do on the football field during the recruit757 Clash of the Titans Showcase back in April. Jackson took…

Plaxico Burress

Just for you: Plaxico Burress gets real

Plaxico Burress (AP Photo: Heather Ainsworth) Green Run graduate and former NFL WR Plaxico Burress just penned an open letter that you have to read “I know you’re probably sitting back, thinking, Nah, something like that won’t happen to me. That’s what I thought, too. And it happened to me.” – Plaxico Burress by Andy…