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Class of 2019 Minnesota HS Football Recruits

Class of 2019 Top Players and Players to Watch

Below is top player and players to watch list assembled for the Minnesota Class of 2019. The list is based on varsity performance in sophomore season or players that have been recommended with college football potential. As with all of our content, this expanded recruiting coverage from VAmes will continue to be free – a long time commitment by GopherHole. We look forward to having VAmes updates on the GopherHole webpages now as well as future updates on the message boards. To provide input on top players missing from the list, please feel free to contact VAmes on Facebook or Twitter under Bronko Nagurski.

 

State of Minnesota's 2019 Top Players and Players to Watch - Updated 11 January 2018

Rank Name High School Position HT/WT Offers/Visits Notes Highlight Video
BCS Offers (5)
1 Quinn Carroll Edina OL 6'6 280 BCS offers from Minnesota, Alabama, Nortre Dame, Ohio State, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, Iowa State, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, Mississippi, Northwestern, Penn State, Pitt, Tennessee, UCLA, USC, Virginia Tech, Auburn, Colorado, Oregon, Texas, and Florida. 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. All State First Team. Three year starting offensive lineman. Highlight Video
2 Bryce Benhart Lakeville North OL 6'8 270 BCS offers from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Northwestern, UCLA, Oklahoma State, and Iowa State. 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. All State Second Team. Star Tribune All Metro Second Team. KARE11 All Metro. Two year starter on OL. Qualified state wrestling at 285 AAA and finished with 26-7 record. Highlight Video
3 Jermaine Johnson ('17) Independence CC/Eden Prairie DE 6'6 240 BCS offers from Louisville, Utah, and Kansas. Highlight Video
4 Jason Williamson Owatonna Ath 6'2 205 Committed to Minnesota. 2017 Gatorade Player of the Year. All State First Team. All District. Division Offensive Player of Year. Owatonna Press Player of the Year. In 10 games, has 233 carries for 1710 yards and 25 TDs. Has 20 receptions for 322 yards and 4 TDs. On defense, has 18 tackles, 2 FF, 5 INTs, and 6 PDs. 2016 Rochester All-Big Southeast. District Offensive Player of the Year. In sophomore season, had 284 carries for 1584 yards and 18 TDs. Had 21 receptions for 163 yards. Highlight Video
5 Cole Kramer Eden Prairie QB 6'1 175 Committed to Minnesota. In 10 games, completed 58 of 78 passes (74%) for 9344 yards and 16 TDs. Has 30 carries for 178 yards and 2 TDs. In sophomore season, completed 49 of 91 passes for 902 yards and 12 TDs. Has recorded a 4.7 40 and 4.2 agility drill. Highlight Video
FBS Offers (2)
6 Nasir El-Amin Minneapolis North WR 5'11 180 FBS offer from Arkansas State. Received a game day invite to Iowa (attended). 2017 Star Tribune All Metro Second Team. District Offensive Player of the Year. In 7 games, has 14 receptions for 287 yards and 11 TDs. Has 23 carries for 271 yards and 1 TD. In sophomore season, had 38 receptions for 705 yards and 6 TDs. Had 34 carries for 246 yards and 1 TD. Highlight Video
7 Adrian Adams Cooper WR 6'1 180 FBS offer from Arkansas State. In 9 games, has 15 receptions for 231 yards and 4 TDs. Highlight Video
FCS Offers (3)
8 David Roddy Breck QB/Ath 6'5 245 FCS offer from NDSU. Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). 2017 SportsJam All Area. All District. In 9 games, completed 141 of 253 passes for 2079 yards (231 ypg) and 24 TDs. On defense, has 30 tackles, 6 TFL, 2FF, and 2 FR. In sophomore season, completed 70 of 173 passes for 982 yards and 9 TDs. Has rushed for 208 yards and 4 TDs. On defense, had 22 tackles, 2 TFL, 1 sack, 1 FR, and 2 FF. In freshman season, had 46 tackles, 10 TFL, 2 sacks, 2 FF, and 1 FF. Highlight Video
9 Billy Riviere Wayzata TE 6'4 240 FCS offer from North Dakota. Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended), Iowa State, Iowa, and NDSU (attended). 2017 All District.Sports Jam All Area. In 7 games, has 16 receptions for 189 yards and 1 TD. Has recorded a 255 bench, 455 squat, and 275 clean. Has a 3.4 GPA and 25 ACT. Highlight Video
10 Marlon Wiley Jordan DB/Ath 5'10 165 FCS offer from Howard University. Received game day invite to SDSU (attended). In 7 games, has 26 receptions for 418 yards and 3 TDs. On defense, has 18 tackles and 2 INTs. In sophomore season, has 48 tackles (33 solo) and 2 INTs. Had 10 KR for 337 yards and 1 TD. In 2017 T&F, has recorded a 6.38 55m and 10.9 100m. Has recorded a 4.41 40, 34" vertical, 240 max bench, and 405 max squat. Highlight Video
Quarterbacks
Cole Kramer Eden Prairie QB 6'1 175 Committed to Minnesota. In 10 games, completed 58 of 78 passes (74%) for 9344 yards and 16 TDs. Has 30 carries for 178 yards and 2 TDs. In sophomore season, completed 49 of 91 passes for 902 yards and 12 TDs. Has recorded a 4.7 40 and 4.2 agility drill. Highlight Video
David Roddy Breck QB/Ath 6'5 245 FCS offer from NDSU. Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). 2017 SportsJam All Area. All District. In 9 games, completed 141 of 253 passes for 2079 yards (231 ypg) and 24 TDs. On defense, has 30 tackles, 6 TFL, 2FF, and 2 FR. In sophomore season, completed 70 of 173 passes for 982 yards and 9 TDs. Has rushed for 208 yards and 4 TDs. On defense, had 22 tackles, 2 TFL, 1 sack, 1 FR, and 2 FF. In freshman season, had 46 tackles, 10 TFL, 2 sacks, 2 FF, and 1 FF. Highlight Video
Jenson Beachy Perham QB 6'1 185 2017 All District. District QB of Year. In 9 games, completed 151 of 229 passes (66%) for 2373 yards (264 ypg) and 23 TDs. Had 84 carries for 382 yards and 4 TDs. 2016 All Conference. All District and District QB of the Year. All District Academic Team. In sophomore season, completed 65 of 119 passes for 1065 yards and 7 TDs. Had 122 carries for 438 yards and 5 TDs. Highlight Video
Paul Raisanen Dassel-Cokato QB 6'4 185 2017 All District. District QB of Year. In 10 games, completed 176 of 305 passes for 2122 yards (212 ypg) and 18 TDs. Had 108 carries for 695 yards and 2 TDs. Highlight Video
Nick Prentice Orono QB 6'1 200 2017 All District. In 11 games, completed 137 of 262 passes for 2155 yards (196 ypg) and 16 TDs. Had 82 carries for 264 yards and 4 TDs. In sophomore season, completed 108 of 224 passes for 1722 yards (144 ypg) and 12 TDs. Highlight Video
Aaron Syverson Minnetonka QB 6'0 185 Received a game day invite to Minnesota (attended). 2017 Star Tribune All Metro Second Team. All Conference. In 13 games, completed 159 of 250 passes (64%) for 2062 yards (159 ypg) and 16 TDs. Had 102 carries for 305 yards and 6 TDs. Highlight Video
Isaiah Watts Bloomington Jefferson QB/Ath 6'3 185 In 9 games, completed 128 of 255 passes for 1587 yards (174 ypg) and 13 TDs. Has 76 carries for 188 yards and 4 TDs. In sophomore season, completed 24 of 39 passes for 281 yards and 2 TDs. Highlight Video
Brandon Adelman New London-Spicer QB 6'3 175 2017 West Central All Area. In 10 games, completed 105 of 202 passes for 1664 yards (166 ypg) and 21 TDs. Highlight Video
Brandon Hokkanen Mound Westonka QB 6'3.5 185 2017 All District. In 10 games, completed 92 of 181 passes for 1608 yards(161 ypg) and 20 TDs. Has recorded a 4.9 40, 180 max bench, and 260 max squat. Highlight Video
Danny Callahan Cretin-Derham Hall QB 6'1 200 In 11 games, completed 109 of 187 passed for 1707 yards (155 ypg) and 18 TDs. Highlight Video
Baden Noennig Mayer Lutheran QB 6'5 180 2017 All Area. In 13 games, completed 118 of 255 passes for 1823 yards (140 ypg) and 23 TDs. On defense, has 25 tackles and 6 INTs. 2016 All District HM. In sophomore season, completed 97 of 206 passes for 1453 yards and 12 TDs. Highlight Video
Armon Dalton Minneapolis North QB 6'2 180 2017 All District HM. In 11 games, completed 97 of 158 passes (61%) for 1424 yards (130 ypg) and 24 TDs. Has 52 carries for 124 yards and 3 TDs. Highlight Video
Hunter Rodriguez Waseca QB 6'3 180 2017 All District. All Area. In 10 games, completed 71 of 130 passed for 1,189 yards and 14 TDs. Had 158 carries for 598 yards and 4 TDs. Has recorded a 4.8 40, 25" vertical, 195 max bench, and 300 max squat. Has a 3.25 GPA. Highlight Video
Bennett Otto Champlin Park QB 6'4 180 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended) and SDSU. Injured junior season. 2016 All Conference. In sophomore season, completed 110 of 186 passes for 1492 yards and 12 TDs. Had 63 carries for 203 yards and 2 TDs. Highlight Video
Running Backs
Evan Hull Maple Grove RB 5'11 185 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended) x 2 and Iowa (attended). 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. All State First Team. Star Tribune All Metro First Team. KARE11 All Metro. In 12 games, has 320 carries for 2174 yards and 19 TDs. In 2017 T&F, recorded a 10.78 100m and 21.81 200m. Has recorded 4.4 40, 32" vertical, 255 max bench, and 405 max squat. Highlight Video
Desean Phillips St.Michael-Albertville RB 5'10 200 2017 District Offensive MVP. All District. In 6 games (#1 RB), had 121 carries for 787 yards (132 ypg) and 12 TDs. In 11 games, had 199 carries for 1198 and 17 TDs. Had 8 receptions for 198 yards and 3 TDs. In sophomore season, has 57 carries for 321 yards. Has recorded a 4.7 40, 4.34 shuttle, 30" vertical, 240 max bench, and 460 max squat. Has a 3.3 GPA. Highlight Video
Fisher Marberg Spectrum RB 5'11 200 2017 District Offensive MVP. All District. In 9 games, had 172 carries for 1799 yards and 20 TDs. On defense, had 31 tackles, 3 TFL, 1 sack, and 1 FR. 2016 All District. All Section. In sophomore season, had 229 carries for 1730 yards and 20 TDs. On defense, had 70 tackles, 10.5 TFL, 2 FF, and 1 INT. Highlight Video
Bentley Boike Dawson-Boyd RB 6'3 200 2017 All Area First Team. In 10 games, had 225 carries for 1799 yard (180 ypg) and 23 TDs. On defense, had 21 tackles, 3 TFL, and 1 sack. In sophomore season, had 169 carries for 1010 yards and 11 TDs. On defense, had 21 tackles, 5 TFLs, and 1 sack. Highlight Video
Parker Freiberg Irondale RB 6'1 190 2017 All District. In 9 games, has 247 carries for 1153 yards (128 ypg) and 13 TDs. Had 20 receptions for 174 yards and 1 TD. In sophomore season, had 55 tackles (40 solo), 4 TFL, 1 FR, and 3 PDs. Highlight Video
Antonio Triplett Columbia Heights RB 5'11 185 In 9 games, had 180 carries for 1152 yards (128 ypg) and 19 TDs. Had 5 receptions for 75 yards and 1 TD. In sophomore season, had 256 carries for 1438 yards (144 ypg) and 14 TDs. Highlight Video
Nascier Borden Cooper 5'6 150 2017 All District. SportsJam All Area HM. In 9 games, had 141 carries for 990 yards (110 ypg) and 9 TDs. In sophomore season, had 66 carries for 361 yards and 4 TDs. In 2017 T&F, recorded a 11.2 100m and 22.8 200m. Highlight Video
Matt Koshiol Rocori RB 6'3 185 2017 St. Cloud All Area HM. All District. In 11 games, had 194 carries for 1300 yards (118 ypg) and 12 TDs. In sophomore season, had 130 carries for 776 yards and 5 TDs. Has a 3.35 GPA. Highlight Video
Emmanuel Tamba Park Center RB 5'11 170 2017 All Conference. Sports Jam All Area. In junior season, rushed for nearly 1000 yards and 275 receiving yards. Total of 12 TDs. Highlight Video
Rashaun Cage Bloomington Jefferson RB 5'10 165 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 138 carries for 793 yards and 1 TD. Had 13 receptions for 170 yards and 3 TDs. Highlight Video
Kehyan Porter Minneapolis North 5'11 210 Received a game day invite to Iowa (attended) and NDSU. 2017 All District. In 11 games, had 149 carries for 744 yards and 6 TDs. Has 8 receptions for 147 yards and 2 TDs. On defense, has 28 tackles. In sophomore season, had 112 carries for 692 yards and 6 TDs. Highlight Video
Terrell Jones St. Agnes RB 5'8 155 In 9 games, had 174 carries for 811 yards (90 ypg) and 4 TDs. On defense, had 23 tackles. Highlight Video
Siegel Howard SMB RB 5'9 180 In 8 games, has 95 carries for 417 yards and 4 TD. In sophomore season, had 161 carries for 798 yards and 21 TDs. In freshman sesaon had 108 carries for 550 yards and 4 TDs. Highlight Video
Jadon Washington Hopkins RB 5'11 180 In 7 games, had 155 carries for 678 yards and 5 TDs. Had 9 receptions for 150 yards.In sophomore season, had 164 carries for 858 yards and 7 TDs. Had 12 receptions for 134 yards and 1 TD. Has recorded a 4.45 40, 37" vertical, 250 max bench, and 375 max squat. Highlight Video
Wide Receivers
Nasir El-Amin Minneapolis North WR 5'11 180 FBS offer from Arkansas State. Received a game day invite to Iowa (attended). 2017 Star Tribune All Metro Second Team. In 8 games, has 15 receptions for 295 yards and 11 TDs. Has 23 carries for 271 yards and 1 TD. In sophomore season, had 38 receptions for 705 yards and 6 TDs. Had 34 carries for 246 yards and 1 TD. Has a 3.4 GPA. Highlight Video
Adrian Adams Cooper WR 6'1 180 FBS offer from Arkansas State. In 9 games, has 15 receptions for 231 yards and 4 TDs. Highlight Video
Treyton Welch Buffalo WR 6'3 195 Received game day invites to Minnesota (attended), Iowa (attended), NDSU, and SDSU (attended). 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. All State First Team. All District. In 9 games, has 55 receptions for 936 yards (104 ypg) and 11 TDs. On defense, had 18 tackles and 1 INT. 2016 All District. In sophomore season, had 39 receptions for 586 yards and 9 TDs. Has recorded a 4.73 40 and 255 max bench. Has a 3.77 GPA. Highlight Video
Kelly Bennetts New London-Spicer WR 6'2 170 2017 West Central Tribune All Area First Team. In 10 games, has 49 receptions for 835 yards (84 ypg) and 10TDs. Highlight Video
Aden Price Irondale WR 6'2 160 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 35 receptions for 749 yards (83 ypg) and 11 TDs. In sophomore season, had 32 receptions for 402 yards and 3 TDs. On defense, has 6 tackles, 1 INT and 3 PBU. Has a 3.25 GPA. Highlight Video
Lucas Beberg Andover WR 6'2 205 2017 All District. In 10 games, had 45 receptions for 717 yards (71 ypg) and 6 TDs. Highlight Video
Pedro Amoussou Cooper WR 5'9 160 Received game day invite to Northern Iowa (attended). 2017 All District. Sports Jam All Area Team. In 10 games, had 34 receptions for 701 yards (70 ypg) and 8 TDs. Had 4 KR for 175 yards. In sophomore season, had 30 receptions for 362 yards and 3 TD. Has recorded a 4.58 40 and 265 max bench. Highlight Video
Akili Farris St. Louis Park WR 6'2 180 2017 All District. In 8 games, has 31 receptions for 583 yards and 5 TDs. On defense had 9 tackles and 1 INT. Highlight Video
Thomas Hennen Minneota WR/Ath 6'3 180 2017 Marshall All Area. In 14 games, had 45 receptions for 883 yards (63 ypg) and 11 TDs. Has 21 carries for 184 yards and 2 TDs. On defense, has 34 tackles, 1 TFL, 2 INT. Highlight Video
Peter Udoibok Cretin-Derham Hall WR 6'4 195 Received a game day invite to SDSU (attended). In 11 games, had 52 receptions for 640 yards and (58 ypg) 4 TDs. Highlight Video
Malik Willingham Waseca WR 6'1 170 2017 All District HM. In 10 games, had 23 receptions for 511 yards. Highlight Video
Jack Studer Dover-Eyota WR/DB 6'2 190 2017 All Section First Team. In 9 games, had 32 receptions for 478 yards and 4 TDs. Has recorded a 4.8 40, 215 max bench, and 395 max squat. Has a 3.6 GPA. Highlight Video
Semaj Mitchell St. Louis Park WR 5'10 165 In 8 games, has 28 receptions for 427 yards and 4 TDs. Highlight Video
Julian Cavin Providence Academy WR 5'10 175 2017 All District HM. In 10 games, has 26 receptions for 461 yards (46 ypg) and 5 TDs. In sophomore season, had 400 receiving yards and 2 TD. Had 80 rushing yards and 1 TD. Highlight Video
Tanner Ranslow WEM WR 6'1 170 2017 All District. In 8 games, had 27 receptions for 405 yards (50 ypg) and 3 TDs. On defense, had 15 tackles and 1 INT. 2016 All District HM. In sophomore season, had 22 receptions for 354 yards and 4 TDs. On defense had 7 tackles, 1 TFL, and 4 INTs. Highlight Video
Malik Spearman Henry Sibley WR/TE 6'4 200 In 8 games, had 20 receptions for 397 yards and 2 TDs. Highlight Video
Jackson Owens Minnetonka WR 6'2 195 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). In 13 games, had 15 receptions for 271 yards and 5 TD. Had 50 yard KR for TD. Highlight Video
Micah Maydun Anoka WR 6'1 150 2017 All District HM. In 7 games, had 18 receptions for 259 yards and 1 TD. Highlight Video
Tight Ends
Billy Riviere Wayzata TE 6'4 240 FCS offer from North Dakota. Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended), Iowa State, Iowa, and NDSU (attended). 2017 All District.Sports Jam All Area. In 7 games, has 16 receptions for 189 yards and 1 TD. Has recorded a 255 bench, 455 squat, and 275 clean. Has a 3.4 GPA and 25 ACT. Highlight Video
Travis Yohnke Parkers Prairie TE 6'5 230 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended) x 2, NDSU (attended) and South Dakota. 2017 District and Sub-District MVP Receiver. All District and Academic All District. In 9 games, has 46 receptions for 682 yards and 9 TDs. On defense, had 37 tackles (34 solo), 10 TFL, 4 FF, 2 FR, and 1 INT. 2016 All Distric and All Section. In sophomore season, had 26 receptions for 632 yards and 7 TDs. 2015 All District and All Section. In freshman season, had 37 receptions for 556 yards and 7 TDs. Has a 3.95 GPA. Highlight Video
Bryce Anderson Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton TE 6'4 235 Received game day invite to NDSU (attended). In 8 games, has 18 receptions for 301 yards and 4 TDs. On defense, had 25 tackles, 7 TFL, and 3 sacks. 2016 All District HM. In sophomore season, had 15 receptions for 416 yards and 6 TDs. Highlight Video
Larry Wright Eastview WR/TE 6'4 210 Received game day invite to NDSU (attended). 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 21 receptions for 296 yards and 3 TDs. In sophomore season, had 14 receptions for 206 yards and 1 TD. Has a 3.45 GPA. Highlight Video
Offensive Lineman
Quinn Carroll Edina OL 6'6 280 BCS offers from Minnesota, Alabama, Nortre Dame, Ohio State, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, Iowa State, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, Mississippi, Northwestern, Penn State, Pitt, Tennessee, UCLA, USC, Virginia Tech, Auburn, Colorado, Oregon, Texas, and Florida. 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. All State First Team. Three year starting offensive lineman. Highlight Video
Bryce Benhart Lakeville North OL 6'8 270 BCS offers from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Northwestern, UCLA, Oklahoma State, and Iowa State. 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. All State Second Team. Star Tribune All Metro Second Team. KARE11 All Metro. Two year starter on OL. Qualified state wrestling at 285 AAA and finished with 26-7 record. Highlight Video
Joey Lombard Anoka OL 6'5 310 Received game day invite to Minnesota x3 (attended), Iowa (attended), and SDSU (attended). Two year starter on offensive line. Highlight Video
Kyle Downs Monticello OL 6'3 255 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). 2017 All Conference. Two year starter on offensive line. Highlight Video
Ethan Jackman Chaska OL 6'4 280 Received game day invites from Iowa State (attended), Drake and Princeton. 2017 All District. Two year varsity player. Qualified state wrestling at 285 AAA. Has a 3.95 GPA. Highlight Video
Jackson Ruschmeyer Holy Family OL 6'5 275 2017 All District HM. Two year starter on offensive line. Has recorded a 23" vertical, 235 max bench, and 405 max squat. Highlight Video
Brandon Gustafson Becker OL 6'6 250 2017 All District HM. All District Academic.Two way starter as a junior. On defense, had 33 tackles and 1 sack. Highlight Video
Garrett Shumski Mankato West OL 6'2 290 2017 All District. All City. Three year starter on OL. 2016 All City. 2015 All Conference HM. Two-way starter as a freshman. On defense, had 31 tackles (9 solo) and 1 INT. Highlight Video
Bronson Warner Eden Prairie OL 6'2 305 Received game day invite to SDSU (attended). Starting OL as a junior. Highlight Video
James Johnson Minnetonka OL 6'5 285 Rotated in on varsity as a junior. Qualified state wrestling at 285 AAA and finished with 30-11 record. Highlight Video
Cody Smith Eagan OL 6'4 275 Two year starter on offensive line. Has recorded a 27" vertical, 265 max bench, and 370 max squat. Highlight Video
Logan Garcia Moorhead OL 6'4 260 2017 All District HM. Highlight Video
Nick Basten Eastridge OL/TE 6'4 240 2017 All Conference First Team. Two year starter on offensive line. Highlight Video
Joe Jamison Armstrong OL 6'3 300 Two year starter on offensive line. Highlight Video
Jack Hansen Lakeville North OL 6'3 295 Starting OL as a junior. Played varsity as a sophomore. Has recorded a 330 max bench and 420 max squat. Has a 3.4 GPA Highlight Video
Jack Glanzer Hopkins OL 6'3 265 Started all games at center in junior season. Highlight Video
Sam Goodwin Barnum OL 6'3 240 2017 Duluth All Area Team. Sub-District Lineman of the Year. Two way starter as junior. On defense, had 74 tackles, 3 sacks, and 7 QB hurries. Highlight Video
Riley Weis BOLD OL/DL 6'2 290 2017 West Central Minnesota All Area Team.Three year starter on offensive line. On defense, had 42 tackles. In sophomore season, had 21 tackles, 3 TFL, and 6 sacks. In freshman season,had 14 tackles, 3 sacks, and 1 FR. Has a 3.4 GPA. Highlight Video
Jameson Cozad Moorhead OL 6'2 280 2017 All District. Two way starter as a junior. Recorded a 4.8 agility, 23" vertical, 293 max bench, 465 max squat, and 299 max clean. Highlight Video
Brandon Yira Hutchinson OL 6'2 275 Received game day invite to SDSU (attended), Sioux Falls, MSU Mankato, Bemidji State, Drake, and Harvard. Two year starter on offensive line. Highlight Video
Cedric Williams Cooper OL 6'2 260 2017 SportsJam All Area. Starting OL as junior. Has recorded a 335 max bench and 450 max squat. Highlight Video
Brandon Wimbish Rochester Century OL 6'1 315 2017 All District. Highlight Video
Riley Tietel SMB OL 6'1 285 2017 All District HM Highlight Video
JP Killbride SMB OL 6'1 280 2017 All District HM Highlight Video
Carter Thuringer Tartan OL 6'1 305 Received game day invite to MSU Mankato (attended). 2017 All Conference. Two year starter. Has recorded a 315 max bench, 545 max squat, and 235 max clean. Highlight Video
Walter Holbrook Cooper OL 6'0 280 2017 All District. Starting OL as a junior. Highlight Video
Tyler Strand Blaine OL 6'4 205 Starting OL as a junior. Highlight Video
Robert Akrapovic Kasson-Mantorville OL 6'3 210 Played varsity as a sophomore.
Sam Harris Cretin-Derham Hall OL 6'2 315 Played varsity as a sophomore.
Michael Galgano Minnetonka OL 6'2 270 Player to watch.
Luke Parzyck White Bear Lake OL 6'2 225 Player to watch. Qualified state wrestling at 220 AAA and finished with 27-9 record.
Athletes
Jason Williamson Owatonna RB/Ath 6'1 190 Committed to Minnesota. 2017 Gatorade Player of the Year. All-USA Today Minnesota Player of the Year. All State First Team. All District. Division Offensive Player of Year. Owatonna Press Player of the Year. In 13 games, had 312 carries for 2326 yards and 38 TDs. Had 30 receptions for 453 yards and 4 TDs. On defense, had 22 tackles, 2 FF, 6 INTs, and 7 PDs. 2016 Rochester All-Big Southeast. District Offensive Player of the Year. In sophomore season, had 284 carries for 1584 yards and 18 TDs. Had 21 receptions for 163 yards. Highlight Video
Marlon Wiley Jordan DB/Ath 5'10 165 FCS offer from Howard University. Received game day invite to SDSU (attended). 2017 All District HM. In 8 games, had 36 receptions for 539 yards and 4 TDs. Had 14 KR for 309 yards. On defense, has 18 tackles and 2 INTs. In sophomore season, has 48 tackles (33 solo) and 2 INTs. Had 10 KR for 337 yards and 1 TD. In 2017 T&F, has recorded a 6.38 55m and 10.9 100m. Has recorded a 4.41 40, 34" vertical, 240 max bench, and 405 max squat. Highlight Video
Matt Cavanagh Edina RB/DB 6'1 190 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended), NDSU (attended), SDSU, Princeton, Penn, and Drake. 2017 Star Tribune All Metro Second Team. All District. In 11 games, had 203 carries for 863 yards and 9 TDs. On defense, had 79 tackles, 9 TFL, 1 sack, 1 FF, and 2 PDs. 2016 All District. In sophomore season, had 75 tackles (44 solo), 1 TFL, 1 FF, 1 INT, and 3 PDs. On offense, rushed for 175 yards and 2 TDs. Has recorded a 4.6 40 and 4.28 agility. Highlight Video
Thomas Shelstad Holy Angels LB/RB 5'11 200 Received a game day invite to SDSU (attended). Attended Minnesota Junior Day. 2017 All District. MVP of State Championship Game. In 13 games, had 82 tackles, 5 TFL, .5 sack, 2 FR, 1 FF, and 3 PD. Had 125 carries for 708 yards and 12 TDs. In sophomore season, had 65 tackles (25 solo), 1 TFL, and 1 INT. Has recorded a 4.83 (electronic) 40, 245 max bench, 325 max squat, and 215 clean. Has 3.3 GPA. Highlight Video
Ty Moser Perham Ath 6'2 200 In 9 games, had 39 receptions for 769 yards and 11 TDs. Had 56 carries for 368 yards and 5 TDs. On defense has 47 tackles, 6 TFL, 2 sacks, 1 FF and 1 FR. In 2017 State Wrestling, placed 3rd at 195. Highlight Video
Terrell Hall Winona WR/DB 5'11 175 Received game day invites to Iowa (attended) and SDSU (attended). 2017 Winona All Area. All District. In 10 games, had 38 receptions for 626 yards and 4 TDs. Had 8 carries for 103 yards and 1 TD. Had 26 tackles, 5 INTS (1 TD) and 3 PDs. Had 14 PR for 302 yards and 2 TDs. Had 8 KRs for 157 yards. In sophomore season, had 22 catches for 261 yards, 33 carries for 122 yards, and 154 passing yards and 6 TDs. Had 15 tackles, 3 PBU, and 1 INT for TD. Had 13 PR for 179 yards and 8 KR for 191 yards. Highlight Video
Deon Harris Big Lake RB/DB 6'0 170 2017 All District. In 11 games, had 177 carries for 1037 yards and 12 TDs. Has 13 receptions for 99 yards and 1 TD. Has 29 tackles, 1 TFL, 1 FR (TD). Highlight Video
Jake Groteboer Rochester Lourdes RB/LB 6'1 225 2017 All Area. In 11 games had 110 carries for 651 yards and 11 TDs. Highlight Video
Jeff Ekiyor Providence Academy RB/LB 6'0 200 In 10 games, has 155 carries for 866 yard and 11 TDs. Has 8 receptions for 78 yards. On defense, has 37 tackles, 13 TFL, 3 sacks, and 1 FF. In sophomore season, had 51 carries for 295 hards and 3 TDS. Highlight Video
Mitchell Stanchina Northfield RB/ST 6'4 185 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 87 carries for 325 yards and 3 TDs. Had 20 receptions for 233 yards and 1 TD. Has 6 KRs for 174 yards (29 ypr) and 1 TD. In sophomore season, had 67 carries for 404 yards and 5 TDs. Had 14 kick returns for 430 yards for 31 ypr and 3 TDs. Highlight Video
Samuel Cooper Spectrum RB 6'0 220 2017 All District. In 8 games, has 77 carries for 739 yards and 15 TDs. On defense has 56 tackles, 10 TFL, and 3 sacks. Highlight Video
Spencer Shaver Prior Lake RB/LB 5'11 205 Received game day invites to SDSU (attended), Harvard, Penn, Butler, and Drake. 2017 All District. In 11 games had 112 carries for 664 yards and 10 TDs. Had 54 tackles, 6 TFL, 4 sacks, and 1 FR. In sophomore season, had 39 tackles, 3 TFL, and 2 sacks. Has recorded a 4.70 40 (electronic), 4.18 agility, 9'6 broad jump, 325 max bench, 500 max squat, and 315 max clean. Has a 3.4 GPA. Highlight Video
Adam Weed Farmington DB 6'1 190 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended) and SDSU (attended). 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 25 tackles, 4 TFL, 2 INT, and 1 BK. On offense had 24 receptions for 435 yards and 6 TDs. In sophomore season, had 23 tackles and 3 INTs. In freshman season, had 18 tackles. Recorded a 4.73 40 (electronic), 32" vertical, 230 max bench, 425 max squat, and 285 clean. Has a 3.3 GPA. Highlight Video
Patrick Gervenak Brainerd 5'10 180 2017 All Conference. All District. All Section. In 12 games, had 68 tackles, 4 FF, 2 INT (1 TD), and 5 PDs. Has 21 receptions for 265 yards and 1 TD. In sophomores season, had 12 receptions for 266 yards and 3 TDs. Has recorded a 4.6 40, 35" vertical, 265 max bench, 405 max squat and 280 max clean. Had 3.85 GPA. Highlight Video
Omar Brown Minneapolis North DB/WR 6'1 180 2017 All District HM. In 10 games, has 20 tackles, 3 TFL, 2 FF, 2 FR, 2 INT, 2 Def TDs and 7 PD. On offense has 18 receptions for 281 yards and 3 TDs. Has 18 carries for 123 yards and 1 TD. Highlight Video
Elijah Zackery Breck Ath 5'7 160 2017 All District. In 9 games, has 44 carries for 297 yards and 5 TDs. Has 16 receptions for 289 yards and 4 TDs. On defense, has 45 tackles, 1 sack, 1 FR, 3 INT (1 TD) and 2 PDs. Has 6 PR for 125 yards (21 ypr). Highlight Video
Eli Campbell Minneapolis North Ath 5'10 165 2017 All District HM. In 11 games, had 20 receptions for 211 yards and 2 TDs. Had 16 tackles, 2 TFL 1 FF, 1 FR, 4 INT (1TD), and 5 PD. Highlight Video
Marcus Shepley Burnsville Ath 6'0 160 In 6 games, had 253 yards passing and 8 receptions for 213 yards. On defense has 15 tackles and 3 INTs. Highlight Video
Jonathan Liesener St. Croix Lutheran Ath 6'1 175 In 5 games, completed 15 of 25 passes for 474 yards and 8 TDs. Has 12 carries for 137 yards and 1 TD. Recorded a 4.72 40 and 4.35 agility drill. Highlight Video
Daejon Wolfe Eden Prairie Ath 5'9 150 In 4 games, has 13 receptions for 236 yards and 3 TDs. Highlight Video
Bryce Paulsen Marshall QB/FS 6'2 180 In 6 games, has 17 carries for 164 yards and 1 TD. Has 16 tackles, 3 TFL, and 1 sack. In sophomore season, completed 8 of 17 passes for 140 yards and 1 TD. Had 25 carries for 105 yards and 2 TD.s Highlight Video
Brendan McFadden St. Thomas Academy RB/LB 6'1 220 Starting LB in junior season. 2016 All District. In sophomore season, had 125 carries for 756 yards (76 ypg) and 9 TDs. Highlight Video
Nick Byers Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Ath 5'11 165 In sophomore season, had 63 tackles. On offense, had 56 carries for 348 yards. Highlight Video
Defensive Lineman
Devonne Harris Big Lake DE/TE 6'4 220 2017 All District. District Defensive Lineman MVP. In 11 games, had 58 tackles, 13 TFL, 8 sacks, 1 FR, 2 FF, and 3 PDs. Had 23 receptions for 442 yards and 4 TDs. Has recorded a 4.8 40. Has a 3.3 GPA. 2017 Highlight Video
Luke Kubesh Totino-Grace DL 6'0 285 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). 2017 All-USA Today Minnesota First Team. Star Tribune All Metro First Team. KARE11 All Metro. Sports Jam All Area. All District. In 10 games, has 70 tackles, 16 TFL, and 1 sack. In sophomore season, had 35 tackles (14 solo), 5 TFL, 1 sack, and 4 QB hurries. Highlight Video
Raphael Orubo Woodbury DL 6'3 270 Received game day invite to Minnesota x 2 (attended) Iowa (attended) and Iowa State bowl game practice.. 2017 All Conference. In 8 games, had 32 tackles, 11 TFL, and 5.5 sacks. In sophomore season, had 17 tackles and 3 TFL. Highlight Video
Will Petersen Roseville DL 6'0 265 2017 All Conference. In 10 games, has 56 tackles, 15 TFL, 10 sacks , 2 FF, and 1 blocked punt. In sophomore season, has 22 tackles and 6 sacks. Has recorded a 270 max bench, 495 max squat, and 230 max clean. Highlight Video
Eli Mostaert Lakeville North DL 6'4 235 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended) and NDSU (attended). 2017 All District. In 10 games, had 42 tackles, 12 TFL, 3 sack, 3 FR, 2 FF, and 3 PD. Highlight Video
Will Mostaert Lakeville North DL 6'4 220 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended) and NDSU (attended). 2017 All District. In 10 games, had 39 tackles, 12 TFL, 3 sacks, 1 FR, and 2 PDs. Highlight Video
Christen Hurt Roseville DL 6'2 280 2017 All District. In 8 games, had 62 tackles, 12 TFL, 6.5 sacks, and 1 FF.
Latrell Bible Washburn DL/OL 6'3 245 In 9 games, has 40 tackles, 3 TFL, and 7 sacks. 2016 All District HM. Has a 3.3 GPA. Highlight Video
Caden Osmonson Bloomington Jefferson DE/LB 6'4 210 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 54 tackles (45 solo), 7 TFL, 1 sack and 2 FF. On offense, had 9 receptions for 115 yards and 1 TD. Has a 3.67 GPA. Highlight Video
Aidan Szcayrbak Moose Lake-Willow River DL 6'3 235 2017 Duluth All Area. Sub-District Lineman MVP. In junior season, had 69 tackles, 13 TFL, 5 sacks, 3 FR, 2 FF, and 1 PD. Has recorded a 275 max bench and 360 max squat. Highlight Video
Andrew Yogei Wayzata DL 6'1 300 Received game day invite to Iowa (attended). 2017 All District HM. In 8 games, had 43 tackles, 8 TFL, 6 sacks, 2 FF, and 1 FR. In sophomore season, had 14 tackles, 6 TFL, 1 FF, and 1 FR. Has recorded a 335 max bench, 415 max squat, and 255 max clean. Has a 3.4 GPA. Highlight Video
Marco Cavallaro East Ridge DL 6'4 225 2017 All District. In 9 games, has 47 tackles, 5 TFL, 4 sacks and 1 BK (1TD). In sophomore season, had 26 tackles and 3 TFL. Qualified state wrestling at 220 AAA and finished with 32-11 record. Highlight Video
Hayden Carr Champlin Park DL 6'2 240 2017 All Conference. Sports Jam All Area HM. In 10 games, had 37 tackles, 1 TFL, 2 sacks, and 3 FR. Highlight Video
Jackson Heckt Anoka DL 6'4 210 2017 All Conference HM. In 8 games, had 32 tackles, 6 TFL, 3.5 sacks, and 1 FF. In 2016 T&F, recorded a 16.96 110m hurdle. Highlight Video
Josh Matanich Lake City DL 6'2 235 2017 All Area. In junior season, had 59 tackles, 3 TFL, 1 sack, 3 FR, and 2 FF. Highlight Video
Eric Harris Patrick Henry DL 6'1 250 In 6 games, has 27 tackles, 5 TFL, 1 FF, and 1 FR. In sophomore season, had 35 tackles (23 solo), 12 TFL, 2 sacks, 1 FR (1 TD), and 1 FF. Played varsity as a freshman. Recorded 4 tackles, 1 TFL, and 1 FF. Highlight Video
Anthony Harris DeLaSalle DL/OL 6'2 235 In 5 games, has 25 tackles, 3 TFL, 1 sack, and 1 FF. Two way starter. In sophomore season, had 22 tackles, 5 TFL, and 2 sacks. Highlight Video
Milkaso Dedefo St. Louis Park DE 6'2 215 2017 All Conference. In 11 games, had 60 tackles, 5 TFL, 2 sacks and 2 FF. Highlight Video
Kyle Atkinson Burnsville DL 6'1 275 In 7 games, has 15 tackles and 3 TFL. In sophomore season, had 21 tackles, 4 TFL, 1.5 sacks, 1 FR, and 1 FF. Highlight Video
Kendahl Kirk Orono DL 6'1 275 In 8 games, has 24 tackles, 1 FF, and 1 sack. In sophomore season, has 22 tackles, 1 TFL, and 1 FF. Highlight Video
Samaja Finch Garrett Minnetonka DL 6'4 305 In 3 games, has 3 tackles and 2 TFLs. Highlight Video
Tyler Kim Apple Valley DL 6'1 230 In 5 games, has 15 tackles, 4 TFL, and 2 sacks. Highlight Video
Linebackers
John Whitmore Benilde-St. Margarets LB 6'2 215 Received game day invites to Minnesota (attended) , Northwestern, SDSU, Northern Iowa, and Princeton. 2017 All District. In 8 games, had 54 tackles, 8 TFL, 5.5 sacks, 2 FR, 1 INT, and 3 PDs. 2016 All District HM. In sophomore season, had 75 tackles (47 solo), 11 TFL, 3 sacks, 1 FR, 2 FF, 1 INT (TD), and 4 PDs. Played varsity as a freshman. Has a 3.81 GPA. Highlight Video
Abe Schwin Cretin-Derham Hall LB 6'1 215 Received invite to Minnesota (attended), NDSU (attended), SDSU, and Princeton game days. In 11 games, had 104 tackles, 17 TFL, 1 FF, 3 FR, 1 INT, and 3 PDs. In sophomore season, had 40 tackles and 4 TFL. Has a 3.65 GPA. Highlight Video
Jake Groteboer Rochester Lourdes LB 6'1 225 2017 All Area. In 9 games, had 102 tackles (50 solo). On offense, had 110 carries for 651 yards and 11 TDs. 2016 All Area HM. Highlight Video
Jariel Lopez-Barrera St. Louis Park LB 6'2 185 2017 All District. In 10 games, had 109 tackles, 15 TFL, 7 sacks, 2 FR, 2 FF, and 1 PD. 2016 All Conference HM. In sophomore season, has 80 tackles, 12 TFL, and 3 sacks. Has a 3.2 GPA. Highlight Video
Bennett Theisen SMB LB 6'0 195 In 9 games, had 75 tackles, 14 TFL, 1 INT, and 2 PDs. In sophomore season, had 73 tackles (50 solo), 13 TFL, 2 sacks, 1 FR, 3 FF, and 1 INT (TD). Highlight Video
Mitch Hendrickson Holy Angels LB/DE 6'3 210 In 13 games, had 50 tackles, 8 TFLs, 5 sacks, 1 FR, 1 FF, 1 INT (1 TD), and 2PD. Highlight Video
Jason Kaul Blaine LB 6'4 190 2017 All District. In10 games, had 89 tackles, 3 TFL, 3 sacks, 2 FF, 1 FR, 1 INT, and 2 PDs. Has 37 punts for 35 average punt. Has 4.14 GPA. Highlight Video
Sam Guse Red Wing LB 6'4 190 2017 All District. In 9 games, had 85 tackles, 12 TFL, 4 sacks, and 2 FF. Has recorded a 4.67 40, 4.3 agility, 34" vertical, 300 max bench, and 375 max squat. Has 3.6 GPA. Highlight Video
Godo Jiggo Anoka LB 6'2 225 2017 All District HM. In 9 games, had 67 tackles, 5 TFL, 2 sacks, 1 FR, 2 FF, and 4 PDs. Highlight Video
Yakob Ekoue Hopkins LB 6'3 205 2017 All District First Team. In 8 games, had 56 tackles, 5 TFL, 2 sacks, 2 FF, and 1 INT. Highlight Video
Jack Hendrickson Holy Angels LB/DE 6'3 210 In 11 games, has 25 tackles, 4 TFL, 4.5 sacks, 2 FF, and 3 FR (1TD). Highlight Video
Rook Rowe Holy Angels Ath 6'0 195 Received game day invite to SDSU (attended). 2017 All District HM. In 13 games, has 70 tackles, 2 TFL, .5 sack, 1 FR, 1 INT and 2 PDs. On offense, had 61 carries for 314 yards and 5 TDs. In sophomore season, had 46 tackles and 3 PBU. Highlight Video
Jack Mohler East Ridge LB 6'1 205 2017 All Conference. In 9 games, had 73 tackles, 9 TFL, 3 sacks, 1 FF, and 1 FR. 2015 and 2016 All Conference in Lacrosse. Has recorded a 4.71 40 (laser), 305 max bench, and 4.71 max squat. Has 3.55 GPA. Highlight Video
Collin Nelson Elk River LB 6'2 205 In 10 games, had 54 tackles, 9 TFL, and 4 sacks. In sophomore season, had 22 tackles, 2 TFL, and 1 sack. Highlight Video
Holden Dunleavy Andover LB 6'1 205 2017 All Conference. In 9 games, has 73 tackles, 4 TFL, 1 FR, and 1 PDs. In sophomore season, had 47 tackles, 2 TFL, and 1.5 sacks. Highlight Video
Jaeden Stovall Park of CG LB 6'0 205 2017 All District HM. In 9 games, had 66 tackles, 11 TFL, 4.5 sacks, and 4 FF. Highlight Video
Christian Kurth Hutchinson LB 6'0 190 In 7 games, had 68 tackles, 3 TFL, and 1 INT. 2016 All District. On offense, had 38 carries for 219 yards and 5 TDs. In sophomore season, had 45 tackles, 3 TFL, and 1 FR. Highlight Video
Erik Bjork Mahtomedi LB 6'0 190 In 6 games, has 70 tackles, 2 TFL, and 1 FR. In sophomore season, had 49 tackles, 2 TFL, 1 sack, and 1 FR. Highlight Video
Taylor Ludwig Brainerd 6'1 195 2016 All Conference HM. In sophomore season, had 83 tackles, 1 INT, 1 FR, and 1 PD. Highlight Video
Rhys McCarthy-Kern Eden Prairie LB 6'0 200 Received game day invite from Drake and Florida Atlantic. Out junior season due to transfer rules. Played varsity as a sophomore at DeLaSalle. Highlight Video
Defensive Backs
Payton Shafer Park of CG OLB/DB 6'0 195 Received game day invites to Minnesota (attended), Iowa State (attended) , NDSU (attended), and UND (attended). 2017 All District First Team. In 8 games, has 61 tackles, 11 TFLs, 3.5 sacks, 6 QB hurries, 5 FF, and 1 PB. On offense, has 10 receptions for 122 yards and 19 carries for 76 yards. In sophomore season, had 60 tackles, 3.5 sacks, 2 FF, 1 FR, and 5 QB Hurries. Has recorded a 4.63 40, 4.19 agility, 6.88 L-drill, 30" vertical, 300 max bench, and 400 max squat. Has a 3.0 GPA. Highlight Video
Tony Strand Blaine DB 6'1 180 2017 All District. In 10 games, had 63 tackles, 1 FF, 5 INTs, and 4 PDs. In sophomore season, had 51 tackles, 2 sacks, 2 TFL, and 11 PDs. Has a 3.0 GPA. Highlight Video
Sam Fritz Spring Lake Park DB 5'10 175 2017 All District. In 8 games, had 88 tackles, 1 FR, 2 INT (1TD), and 3 PD. In sophomore season, had 73 tackles (40 solo), 1FR, 1 IN, and 9 PDs. Highlight Video
James Klecker Hopkins DB 6'2 190 Received game day invite to SDSU (attended), NDSU, and Augustana. 2017 All District . In 7 games, had 45 tackles, 2 TFLs, 1 FF, 2 PD and 2 INTs. Has a 3.6 GPA. Highlight Video
Jenaro Ocama Woodbury DB 6'1 175 Received game day invite to Iowa (attended). 2017 All District HM. In 9 games, had 20 tackles, 1 TFL, 4 INTs and 18 PBU. Has recorded a 4.65 40, 26" vertical, 190 max bench, and 315 max squat. Highlight Video
Kerrion Marshall Breck DB 5'8 175 In 8 games, had 27 tackles, 2 FF, 1 FR, 5 INT, and 5 PDs. Had 15 recetpions for 160 yards and 5 TDs. Highlight Video
Raheem Brown Minnetonka DB 6'0 170 In 12 games, had 40 tackles (35 solo), 1 TFL, 1 sack, 2 FR, 2 INTs, and 8 PD. Highlight Video
Daniel Crandall DeLaSalle DB 6'1 180 In 7 games, has 45 tackles, 1 FF, and 1 PD. Highlight Video
Blake Smith Spectrum DB 6'0 170 2017 All Distric.t In 9 games, had 63 tackles (34 solo), 6 TFL, and 1 INT. Had 4 receptions for 50 yards and 3 TDs. 2016 All District. In sophomore season, had 66 tackles, 3 TFL, 1FF, and 1 FR (1TD). 2015 All District HM. Has 3.8 GPA. Highlight Video
Joemah Norman Armstrong DB 5'7 155 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). 2017 All Distirct HM. In 7 games, had 41 tackles, 3 TFL, 3 INT, 1 PR (TD), and 4 PDs. Highlight Video
Devin Tatum Minnetonka DB 5'9 180 In 8 games, had 31 tackles (12 solo), 2 TFL, 1FF, 2FR, 1 INT, and 4 PDs. Highlight Video
Damian Swanson Apple Valley DB 6'0 185 In 7 games, has 30 tackles and 3 INT. Has 2 KRs for 137 yards and 1 TD. Highlight Video
Cade Ciarrocca Wayzata DB 5'11 165 In 7 games, has 27 tackles, 1 FR, and 1 INT. Highlight Video
Kresean Greer DeLaSalle DB 5'11 160 In 5 games, has 13 tackles, 1 INT, and 1 PD. On offense has 11 receptions for 145 yards and 1 TD. Highlight Video
Caden Fey Eden Prairie DB 6'0 185 Received game day invite to Minnesota (attended). Played varsity as a sophomore. Highlight Video
Emiliano Huerta Harding DB 5'8 155 In sophomore season, had 17 tackles, 2 TFL, 2 FR, and 6 INTs. Highlight Video