Jianni Woodson- Brooks - Woodberry Forest

Jianni Woodson-Brooks shows academic prowess opens doors

#6 Gianni Woodson-Brooks (Photo courtesy of Woodberry Forest Athletics) Woodberry Forest LB Jianni Woodson-Brooks Makes Impact On and Off the Field by Ricky Thomas, Jr., recruit804 Woodberry Forest’s Jianni Woodson-Brooks (6-0 220) exemplifies the meaning of student-athlete. Academically, he maintains a 3.5 grade-point average. Athletically, he recorded 77 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, 3 pass…

Messiah Russell - Warwick

Warwick DB Messiah Russell bags a St. Francis U. offer

Warwick WR Messiah Russell (Photo: Thomas Matzke/recruit757) Saint Francis now enters the sweepstakes for Warwick DB Messiah Russell by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 The Peninsula District has remained relevant on the recruiting front and Warwick starting defensive back Messiah Russell (2021 DB/WR 6-2 186) is a large reason why collegiate programs continue to flock toward Hampton…

Stone Bridge - Billy Wiles

NoVA Update: Billy Wiles commits to Tulane, Woods and Woods add offers

Billy Wiles’ commitment to Tulane headlines our list of updates by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA Even with the uncertainty of knowing when football at any level will return, the business of players transitioning from high school to college continues. One of the better-known Northern Virginia quarterbacks made his final decision in mid-April and will be showcasing…

Jump - Coaches Corner - Recruitment - Star Ratings

NFL Draft brings more discussion of star ratings

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 Fans love star ratings, but they’re not an indicator of future performance by Andy Hilton, recruit757 College football fans argue over star ratings regularly. The star rating system is a bragging tool masquerading as a talent grading system. On Thursday night, the 2020 NFL Draft started. In the opening round, there were…