Coach - Coaching - Top Recruits - Commitment - In-State

What will keep top recruits in state?

Photo: Thomas Matzke/recruit757 Top prospects continue to opt for top ranked out-of-state programs by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Out-of-state college football programs have been more and more effective at recruiting our state’s top athletes. Over the last decade, we’ve seen more of the prospects who are regarded as the best in the state opt for top…

Osbourn - Chance Hollingsworth

Osbourn QB Chance Hollingsworth headed to Howard

Osbourn ATH Chance Hollingsworth (Twitter Photo) Chance Hollingsworth changes WVSU commit to Howard as the Bison come in late by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA Osbourn quarterback Chance Hollingsworth has ended his recruiting mission with a verbal commitment to the Howard Bison of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC). Hollingsworth (6-1, 175) finished his high school career with…

VHSL - All-State - Girls Basketball - Boys Basketball - Lake Taylor - Princess Anne - Region 3A - Southeastern District

2020 VHSL Class 1 All-State Boys Basketball teams

Mathews and Sussex Central place players on the Class 1 All-State teams by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In Class 1, Mathews was in line for winning a state championship before the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) closed down the state tournament. Auburn and Mathews now share the Class 1 Boys State Championship for 2019-20. The VHSL Class…

NCAA

NCAA extends one year of eligibility for spring sport athletes

The NCAA extends a year of eligibility for spring athletes, fall and winter athletes uneffected NCAA PRESS RELEASE The Division I Council on Monday voted to allow schools to provide spring-sport student-athletes an additional season of competition and an extension of their period of eligibility. Members also adjusted financial aid rules to allow teams to…

Ferrum - Cleive Adams - Averett

Cleive Adams is named head football coach at Ferrum College

New Ferrum Head Coach Cleive Adams (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) Averett Head Coach Cleive Adams makes the jump to Ferrum ODAC PRESS RELEASE FERRUM, Va. — Director of Athletics John Sutyak has announced the hiring of Cleive Adams as the new head football coach at Ferrum College. Adams has spent the past six years as head…

Episcopal - Bryce Steele

NoVA Update: More offers coming in

Episcopal LB Bryce Steele (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) More athletes in Northern Virginia are landing scholarship offers by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA Schools out. Colleges are closed. Even college football coaching staffs are scattered with the Coronavirus shutdown. Football practices may be shut down, but football recruiting continues. All football programs have to operate like we’re going…

North Stafford - John Harris - Coaches Corner

Coaches Corner: Hard work now will pay off

North Stafford Asst. Coach John Harris (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) In today’s Coaches Corner, North Stafford HS assistant coach John Harris talks about the importance of working hard NOW by John Harris, a special contribution to recruit757 In today’s times of social distancing in order to contain the COVID-19 virus as much as possible, it can…

vhsl

VHSL Executive Director speaks on COVID-19 and teamwork

VHSL Executive Director Billy Haun delivers a message on the path forward by Billy Haun, VHSL Executive Director On behalf of the Virginia High School League (VHSL), I want to thank you for your leadership and cooperation during this unprecedented health crisis. As we navigate our way through these unchartered times together, we will all…

Football

How are colleges coaches recruiting in a quarantine?

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 K-12 school buildings are closed. Colleges campuses are closed. What now? by Andy Hilton, recruit757 For high school students looking to play college athletics, there are a lot of questions to be answered since everyone is out of school at this time. Trust me, college coaches are trying to come up with…