HS Football Recruiting: Class of 2018

A look at the signings for the current class of seniors.  To follow along with the Class of 2019, go to www.gridironarizona.bravesites.com/recruiting.

UPDATED:  3/18/18

Colleges across the nation continue to take notice of the prep talent in Arizona more and more over the past few seasons.  More than 260 players from the Class of 2018 have signed with four-year schools since February to continue playing football, and receive an education.

And here they are:


CLASS OF 2018 SIGNINGS


ADAMS STATE GRIZZLIES

Sean Benke (C) - Marana Mountain View

AIR FORCE FALCONS

Jaden Hoyt (OT) - Northwest Christian
Caleb Humphrey (LB) - Desert Vista
Max Massingale (QB) - Saguaro
Cade Matthews (LB) - Higley
Corvan Otanez (SS) - Gilbert

ARIZONA WILDCATS

Jamarye Joiner (QB) - Cienega
David Watson (OT) - Amphitheater

ARIZONA CHRISTIAN FIRESTORM

Jeremiah Cunningham (TE) - Basha
Drew DeBree (WR) - Gilbert Christian
Justus DuFour (OT) - Fairfax
Nick Flores (QB) - Walden Grove
Manny Higuera (K) - Paradise Valley
Isiah Jacobs (LB) - Combs
Zach Johnson (DL) - Northwest Christian

Timothy Knight (WR) - Moon Valley
Mahal Lee (QB) - Cactus
Percy Matthews (DB) - Cesar Chavez
JeVaughn McBeth (LB) - Central

Ty Miller (DE) - Desert Ridge
Alex Morgan (CB) - North Canyon
Mariano Perez (LB) - Buckeye
Jaylen Reed-White (WR) - Bourgade

Blake Relyea (OG) - Valley Vista
Greg Tremble (WR) - Liberty
Xavier Watkins (WR) - Paradise Valley
Grant Wojnarowski (OT) - Ironwood
Joel Zurita (LB) - Westview

ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS

Jarick Caldwell (TE) - Chandler (walk-on)
Ralph Frias (OT) - Safford
Angel Ruiz (WR) - Sunrise Mountain (walk-on)
Marco Salas (OT) - Dobson (walk-on)
Jordan Ware (DB) - Centennial (walk-on)
Joseph Zepp (K) - Saguaro (walk-on)

ARKANSAS-MONTICELLO BOLL WEEVILS

Jake Wagner (OT) - Sunrise Mountain

BAKER WILDCATS

Marcus Johnson (LB) - McClintock

BEMIDJI STATE BEAVERS

Elijah Shumate (LB) - Valley Vista

BETHEL (MINN.) ROYALS

Jordan Diaz (CB) - Arizona College Prep

BLACK HILLS STATE YELLOW JACKETS

Nikolas Arnold (DT) - Florence
Nolan Susel (RB) - Florence

BUENA VISTA BEAVERS

Derien Beauregard (FS) - Vista Grande

BYU COUGARS

Cash Peterman (K/P) - Chandler (walk-on)
Gunner Romney (WR) - Chandler

CALIFORNIA GOLDEN BEARS

Slater Zellers (LS) - Notre Dame

CHADRON STATE EAGLES

Kael Juelfs (LB) - Lee Williams
Ethan Zimmerman (FS) - Apache Junction

COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS

Derick Bush (CB) - Salpointe

COLORADO MESA MAVERICKS

Tre Hart (WR) - Chandler

COLORADO STATE RAMS

Braden Ford (FS) - Perry (walk-on)
Ross Reiter (LS) - Brophy

CONCORDIA COLLEGE (MINN.) COBBERS

Donovan Arthur (WR) - Brophy
Julian Chism (C) - Red Mountain
Angel Ledezma (DT) - Marana

Mason Russo (LB) - Cactus Shadows

CONCORDIA (WISC.) FALCONS

Freddie Frazier (LB) - Ironwood Ridge

CSU-PUEBLO THUNDERWOLVES

Gary Bragg (RB) - Mountain Pointe
Brandon Brody (K) - Williams Field
Kyle Carriker (LB) - Pinnacle
Darius Holton (CB) - Perry
Tavian Robey (DT) - Marana Mountain View
Keith Wesley (LB) - Higley

DAKOTA STATE TROJANS

Jackson Dark (OT) - Combs
Colten Shaw (OG) - Combs
Seth Smith-Moshier (DE) - Buena

DIXIE STATE TRAILBLAZERS

Josh Carlson (P) - Gilbert

DOANE TIGERS

JoPaul Arbizo (OG) - Safford
Stanford Staley (DE/QB/SB) - Monument Valley

DORDT DEFENDERS

Shane Mathis (WR/FS) - Florence

DUBUQUE SPARTANS

Elijah Cabrera (TE) - Desert Edge
Tanner Hoffman (TE) - Scottsdale Christian

EASTERN NEW MEXICO GREYHOUNDS

Khalif Ravenell (DE) - Mountain Pointe

ELMHURST BLUEJAYS

Kyle Kerivan (WR) - Williams Field

FRANKLIN PIERCE RAVENS

Jaguar Mixson (LB) - Apollo

GEORGE FOX BRUINS

Aaron Valenzuela (OG) - Ironwood Ridge

GEORGETOWN HOYAS

Delano Salgado (CB) - Mountain Pointe

HAMLINE PIPERS

Rodrigo Nieto (QB) - Salpointe

HAWAII RAINBOW WARRIORS

Ilm Manning (OT) - Apollo

HILLSDALE CHARGERS

Kendall Tobin (DT) - Pusch Ridge

HIRAM TERRIERS

Brandon Cates (RB) - Imagine Prep Superstition

IDAHO VANDALS

Conlan Carey (RB) - Chapparal (walk-on)
Michael Maafu (DT) - Saguaro

IOWA STATE CYCLONES

Brayden Narveson (K) - Desert Mountain
Brock Purdy (QB) - Perry
Joey Ramos (OT) - Deer Valley

JAMESTOWN JIMMIES

Connor Roy (C) - Millennium
Colton Sandberg (DE) - Chino Valley

JOHNS HOPKINS BLUE JAYS

Parker Redd (WR) - Pinnacle

KANSAS WESLEYAN COYOTES

King Kyler Fanene (OT) - Shadow Ridge
Max McCrossen (S) - Hamilton

LAKE FOREST FORESTERS

Connor Busch (TE) - Cactus Shadows
Noah Gonzales (QB) - Brophy
Joey Jaquint (LB) - Notre Dame
Mathew Koziol (LB) - Chandler
Kobee Marion (CB) - Corona del Sol
Robert McPhee (DE) - Chandler
Anthony Rieck (SS) - Chandler
Yohan Stokes (SS) - Yuma Catholic
Jamari Tansmore (C) - Chandler

LINFIELD WILDCATS

Adan Sanders (WR) - Trivium Prep

LOUISIANA RAGIN' CAJUNS

Shomari Hayes (DT) - Mountain Pointe

MARIETTA PIONEERS

Darius Hatch (SS) - Mesa
Nate Hinckley (WR) -  Cesar Chavez

MARY MARAUDERS

Antonio Cuevas (SS) - Saguaro
Davon Jones (RB) - La Joya
Danny Kittner (WR) - Higley
Vinnie Meloy (OT) - Williams Field
Dallas Pena (OT) - Valley Vista

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMEN

Donte Lindsey (CB) - Mountain Pointe

MAYVILLE STATE COMETS

Jacori Murphy (WR) - South Mountain

MINNESOTA CROOKSTON GOLDEN EAGLES

Joey Sanchez (LB) - Red Mountain

MINOT STATE BEAVERS

Justin Coleman (FS) - Red Mountain
Scott Fallers (QB) - Westview

MISSOURI TIGERS

Xavier Delgado (OT) - Deer Valley

MISSOURI S&T MINERS

Ryan Langford (TE) - O'Connor

MONTANA GRIZZLIES

Sean Anderson (OT) - Verrado

MONTANA STATE BOBCATS

Ruben Beltran (QB) - Centennial

MOUNT ST. JOSEPH LIONS

Arvonte' Neal (CB) - Florence
Joseph Perez (QB) - Buckeye

NEVADA WOLF PACK

Josiah Bradley (S) - Saguaro
Giovanni Miranda (TE/LB) - Saguaro

NEW MEXICO STATE AGGIES

Alex Escobar (RB) - Centennial (walk-on)
Kai Golden (DT) - Marana Mountain View
Sky Hinojosa (WR) - Mountain Pointe (walk-on)
Grant Mileski (TE) - Horizon
Isaiah Mursalat (OT) - Horizon
Justin Segura (DT) - Horizon
Max Wilhite (C) - Desert Edge
Austin Young (OT) - Desert Edge

NORTHERN ARIZONA LUMBERJACKS

Jake Ayala (TE) - Queen Creek (walk-on)
Heath Beemiller (QB) - Ironwood Ridge
John Chaffeur (WR/CB) - Prescott (walk-on)
John Clark (DT) - Liberty
Larry Davis (LB) - Desert Vista
Erik DiMaria (FB) - Brophy (walk-on)
Detrick Gammage Jr. (DE) - Chandler (walk-on)
Brogan Heath (OT) - Williams Field
Bric Hudnutt (TE) - Paradise Valley
Jayden Lee (OT) - Campo Verde
Ricky Manning (FS) - Notre Dame
Riley Pagel (P) - Red Mountain (walk-on)
Jason Pisano (LB) - Yuma Catholic
Chris Rogers (OT) - Youngker (walk-on)
Harmon Shacklette (OG) - Northwest Christian (walk-on)
Tate Speaker (TE) - Perry
Jackson Vaught (DT) - Williams Field
Jacob Veach (K) - Pinnacle (walk-on)

NORTHWESTERN (IOWA) RED RAIDERS

Jared Gerdes (OT) - Basha

NORTHWESTERN WILDCATS

Drake Anderson (RB) - Chandler

OHIO STATE BUCKEYES

Luke Donovan (SS) - Desert Mountain (walk-on)

OREGON DUCKS

Tyler Shough (QB) - Hamilton

OTTAWA SPIRIT

Keauntre Ayers (C) - Westview
Dylan Bean (DE) - Skyline
Adam Berthelot (DT) - Combs
Elijah Boyd-Volakis (OT) - Florence
Isaiah Briggs (RB) - Glendale
Matthew Brown (LB) - Northwest Christian
Matthew Campbell (OG) - Skyline
Vincent Corral (DT) - Perry
Craig Dennis (LB) - Sunrise Mountain
Edward Donaldson (LB/SS) - Maricopa
Caleb Easley (WR) - San Tan Charter School
Tom Ferington (DE) - Fountain Hills
Scotty Finnerty (WR) - Bagdad
Nick France (OL/DL) - St. Mary's
Moises Guevara (C) - Mesa
Mike Hill (LB) - Sierra Linda
Joshua Lee (LB) - Basha
Austin Lloyd (OL/DL) - Fountain Hills
Stevie Maddox (WR) - Tempe
Javier Meza (OL) - Cesar Chavez
Matthew Moore (OG) - Trivium Prep
Scotty Nixon (RB) - Shadow Ridge

Josh Orozco (K/P) - Estrella Foothills
Kevon Owens (CB) - Williams Field
Rocky Perez (RB) - Desert Edge
Baylen Redfern (OG) - Maricopa
Jakob Redford (LB) - American Leadership
Carlos Ritchie (CB) - Cesar Chavez
Adrian Rivera (OG) - Mesa
Michael Robinson (RB) - American Leadership
Rodney Rogers II (CB) - Cienega
Isaiah Romero (LB) - Sunnyside
Zion Saole (DT) - Maricopa
Brian Strobel (LB) - Skyline
Alay'Jon Tamplin (NG) - McClintock
Bobby Tomerlin (LB) - Desert Ridge
Sekou Tyler (DB) - Goldwater
Anthony Van Dezor (WR) - Sedona Red Rock
D'Montae Williams (WR) - Vista Grande
Gabe Williams (DE) - Red Mountain

PRESENTATION SAINTS

Robert Eblen (LB) - Willow Canyon

PRINCETON TIGERS

Luke Aschenbrand (OG/DT) - Pinnacle

PURDUE BOILERMAKERS

 Jack Plummer (QB) - Gilbert

REDLANDS BULLDOGS

Jonah Brownell (DT) - Horizon
John Waters (WR) - Brophy

RICE OWLS

Campbell Riddle (LS) - Centennial (walk-on)

RIPON RED HAWKS

Jett Campbell (RB) - Basha
Anthony Mosqueda (FS) - Yuma
Tucker Parrish (SS) - Pinnacle
Dylan Stevenson (CB) - Pinnacle

ROCKY MOUNTAIN BATTLIN' BEARS

Domonick Amendolara (CB) - Gilbert
Caden Bethel (WR) - Desert Ridge
Prince Johnson (LB) - Perry
Stason Makaila (C) - Hamilton
Colin Maslin (DT) - Hamilton
Kayden Scatena (OT) - Hamilton
Cooper Stauss (OT) - Desert Ridge
Ian Torrez (DT) - Hamilton
Austin Werbelow (CB) - Desert Vista
Jacori Wooten (K) - Queen Creek

ST. SCHOLASTICA SAINTS

Angelo Johnson (LB/DE) - Imagine Prep Superstition
Joseph Ontiveros (WR) - Imagine Prep Superstition
Valentin Ontiveros (QB) - Imagine Prep Superstition

SAN DIEGO TOREROS

Vincent Elrod (LB) - Notre Dame
Derek Kline (QB) - Desert Vista
Tim Lockhart (WR) - Hamilton
James Reed (TE) - Boulder Creek

SAN DIEGO STATE AZTECS

Zidane Thomas (RB) - Centennial

SIMON FRASER CLAN

Harrison Copoloff (TE) - Notre Dame

SIOUX FALLS COUGARS

Ja'tai Jenkins (RB) - Verrado
Christian Medeiros (DT) - Desert Ridge

SOUTH DAKOTA SCHOOL OF MINES HARDROCKERS

Gavin Chaddock (LB) - Sunrise Mountain
Adrian Eastman (SS) - Higley
Hunter Jaskey (DE) - Boulder Creek
Kendahl Johnson (CB) - O'Connor

SOUTH DAKOTA STATE JACKRABBITS

Clayton Hooper (CB) - Hamilton (grayshirt)

SOUTHERN UTAH THUNDERBIRDS

Draycen Hall (RB) - Higley
Lance Lawson (RB/WR) - Red Mountain
Tanner McLachlan (WR) - American Leadership
Aaron Romero (DT) - Skyline
Gerald Wilbon (CB) - Red Mountain

SOUTHERN VIRGINIA KNIGHTS

Delton Jackson (LB) - Red Mountain
Skylar Johnson (QB) - Combs
Nick Scow (FB/TE) - Red Mountain
Powell Skiba (DE) - Benjamin Franklin
Apolo Ta'ase (DT) - Desert Ridge
Brandon Teuscher (FB) - Benjamin Franklin
Ethan Winfield (TE) - Desert Ridge

STANFORD CARDINAL

Donjae Logan (CB) - Desert Ridge

UCLA BRUINS

Kenny Churchwell (SS) - Mountain Pointe

UNLV REBELS

Bryce Jackson (CB) - Chandler
Chris Manoa (DT) - Chandler
Patrick McInerney (LS) - Saguaro (walk-on)

USC TROJANS

Andrew Mageo (OG) - Red Mountain (walk-on)
Zach Wilson (WR) - Saguaro (walk-on)

UTAH UTES

Solomon Enis (WR) - North Canyon
Tre O'Guinn (LB) - North Canyon (walk-on)

UTEP MINERS

Ryan Warren (LS) - Perry

VALLEY CITY STATE VIKINGS

Christian Alvarado (LB) - Valley Vista
Avien Romero (OL) - Cibola

VANDERBILT COMMODORES

Kyle White (DE) - Notre Dame (walk-on)

WAGNER SEAHAWKS

Shelton Mathis (LB) - Florence

WASHBURN ICHABODS

Mason Honne (C) - Mountain Pointe

WASHINGTON HUSKIES

Dominique Hampton (CB) - Centennial
Matteo Mele (OT) - Salpointe

WASHINGTON (MO.) BEARS

Shay Zutshi (DE) - Hamilton

WASHINGTON STATE COUGARS

Hunter Mayginnes (OT) - Hamilton (blueshirt)

WEBER STATE WILDCATS

Kris Jackson (RB) - Mesa
Kylan Weisser (QB) - Notre Dame

WESTERN NEW MEXICO MUSTANGS

Khalil Gardley (TE) - Buena
Mac Potterf (DT) - Desert Vista

WILLAMETTE BEARCATS

Raymond Hixon (FB) - St. Mary's

WILLIAM PENN STATESMEN

Jaden Curtis (DE) - Copper Canyon
Brian Davison II (LB) - Millennium
Marlon Noralez (RB) - South Mountain

WISCONSIN-STOUT BLUE DEVILS

Cannon Griner (QB) - Red Mountain