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Why do college coaches use recruit757 scouting service?

Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757 recruit757 works 52 weeks a year to find the best football talent in the Commonwealth of Virginia by Andy Hilton, recruit757 We’re ten years into providing coverage of high school football, and even more importantly, scouting service to the college football programs that recruit the Commonwealth of Virginia. There are other companies…

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VHSL makes progress on Spring Sports; final answer waits ’til May

The VHSL tables a decision on Spring Sports until May by Andy Hilton, recruit757 On Monday, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam announced that K-12 students would not return to the classroom in the 2019-2020 academic year. That has the potential to shut down all athletics and activities for the remainder of the school year. The VHSL…

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VHSL to meet on Spring Sports plan

The VHSL will explore options for Spring Sports now that K-12 schools are closed for the school year FROM A PRESS RELEASE BY THE VHSL Virginia Governor Ralph Northam declared all schools in the Commonwealth closed for the remainder of year in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Because of this, all VHSL spring sports and…

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Sigh…. Virginia schools to remain closed for the school year

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (Video Still) Governor Ralph Northam announces the closure of all K-12 schools in the Commonwealth by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In a public announcement on Monday at 2:00 p.m., Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has announced that all K-12 schools in Virginia will remain closed. This effectively ends the 2019-20 school year. This…

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recruit757 Camps Update

recruit757 Big Skills Showcase (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) We’re holding hope for recruit757 camps by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The spread of the Coronavirus and our efforts to slow that spread has resulted in professional sports being shut down, college sports and college campuses being shut down, and our local schools nationwide have been shut down. For…

Meghan Gianni-Bradford and American Women’s Football team back from Honduras

Photo courtesy of Meghan Gianni-Bradford Meghan Gianni-Bradford is home after being stuck in Honduras by Jim McGrath, recruit757 For Smithfield resident Meghan Gianni-Bradford, the opportunities presented to her by the AFE Team USA All-Stars have been too good to pass up. The organization, which promotes football through community service and by sending men’s and women’s…

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NoVA Report: Matt Binkowski, Villanueva, Edwards and Patterson see new offers flow

#22 Matt Binkowski (Photo: Sheridan King/recruitNoVA) College sports may be on hold, but new scholarship offers haven’t stopped as Matt Binkowski is one of many landing new opportunities by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA Battlefield’s standout linebacker Matt Binkowski seems to have become the favorite target of military academies and Ivy League school over the past week.…

Coaches Corner - Phillip Sims

Coaches Corner: Do you want the job or the title?

Coach Phillip Sims (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) Phillip Sims poses a question for those who want to be a head football coach Phillip Sims is now in his second position as a head coach. He’s the new leader of the J.R. Tucker football program in Richmond. In his playing days, Sims played under Richard Morgan at…

NCAA - Endorsements

New NCAA Dead Period halts college visits

Due to Coronavirus, NCAA institutes a ban on in-person recruiting until April 15 by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Effective prior to this past weekend, the NCAA instituted a ban of in-person recruiting for Division I and II. This creates a dead period that will run until April 15. Division I Council Coordination Committee bans in-person recruiting:…