JMU Picks Up Richmond Area Commit

Little mystery is left for the Urquharts on National Signing Day 2014. Cornell Urquhart is the latest 2014 804 athlete to commit. The 6-4, 255 defensive end from Benedictine has verbally committed to play football at James Madison University in the fall of 2014. Cornell brings an impressive combination of size and athleticism to the defensive end position for the Dukes. He has the uncanny ability to disrupt plays before they begin and the speed to chase done ball carriers from behind.

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Grafton QB Commits To UVA

Grafton went through quite a quarterback conundrum last year. Senior Jett Johnson was supposed to be the answer, but he broke his leg in a September game against Bruton. Back-up quarterback P.J. Jackson struggled, and also went down to injury. That put then sophomore third-stringer Evan Sperling into the signal caller’s role, where he led the Clippers to a late run of wins and a playoff appearance. Sperling might be the answer for the fall of 2013, but his days of playing quarterback are numbered.

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VHSCA All-Star Rosters Set

It’s a dead week in the VHSL, meaning that no athletes are formally practicing, no coaches are coaching, and facilities are quiet. All except for the graduating seniors that are celebrating their successful high school athletic careers with a VHSCA All-Star Game. All week long in Hampton, the state’s top Class of 2013 athletes are competing in Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, Softball, Baseball, and Football. The Football All-Star game caps the week on Friday night at Darling Stadium. Here’s a look at the rosters.

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VHSL Schedule Leaves Some Teams Wanting (VIDEO Exclusive!)

The VHSL’s new classification system starts this fall, and not everyone’s thrilled about it. Some teams move to new classifications, there are no more districts or regions, and all teams are thrown into a 32 team bracket at the end of the season to determine a state champion at every division level. Locally, everyone has maintained their previous district schedules, but that leaves some teams in smaller districts scrambling for games to fill out their regular season schedule.

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More Players Added To Recruit757.com!

Now that Spring Evaluation is done and camp season is well underway, we’ve added another huge group of talented local players from The 757 to our database. We have our eyes on the rising stars in Hampton Roads. Many of the players that are newly listed will ascend into bigger roles in the fall. Below are 108 players that we’ve added to the recruit757 database in the past week. We already have another long list of players that will be added in the next week.

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More Andrew Brown (VIDEO)

Andrew Brown is now making a name for himself at Nike’s The Opening in Oregon. Prior to his trip out west, he spent his Saturday announcing his college committment and celebrating that announcement. He verballed to Mike London and the UVA Cavaliers. Take a look at the video below, and learn a little more about Andrew’s character, why he committed to the Hoos, and how he made his announcement to the media, including ESPN, who was interviewing him via webcast.

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Lafayette RB Picks Spiders

Richmond bags their first commit from the 757! Jahlil Green of Lafayette had been racking up scholarship offers like he racked up yardage last season. The transfer from West Point quickly caught the eye of college coaches this spring after such a productive junior season. Green rushed for 1,546 yards and 20 TDs last season, in addition to playing on the defensive side of the ball. He held ten offers when he made his verbal commitment on Wednesday, just before the holiday weekend.

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