Scout On The Town Weekend Preview
Arik Armstead
Arik Armstead
National Recruiting Analyst
Posted Oct 15, 2011


The Scout.com recruiting team will be at top games throughout the country all weekend...

Follow the Scouts of Scout.com on Twitter as they bring you live coverage of the weekend's high school football across the nation, with several members of the Class of 2012 Scout 300 in action as well as a number of top 2013 prospects and a host of games involving FoxSports/Scout.com Top 50 teams.

EAST

Bob Lichtenfels- National Recruiting Analyst, East
Pittsburgh Central Catholic vs. Gateway 7:30 p.m. at Gateway
Central Catholic is led by Maryland pledges quarterback Perry Hills and safety Anthony Nixon, along with Toledo bound running back Damion Jones-Moore and linemen Logan Dietz and Jake Walther. Gateway is led by a number of talented underclassmen including junior quarterback Tommy Woodson, tight end Jaymar Parrish and running back Darin Franklin.
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Brian Dohn- Northeast Recruiting Analyst
Friday
: Plymouth (Pa.) Wyoming Valley West at Hazelton (Pa.) High at 7 p.m.
We'll be watching four-star athlete and Penn State commit Eugene Lewis.
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SOUTHEAST

Chad Simmons- National Recruiting Analyst, South
Thursday: Callaway at Carver-Columbus
Key Players: 2012 TE Ricky Parks (Auburn Commitment), 2012 S Deion Bonner, and 2012 ATH Artimas Samuel

Friday: Hillgrove at North Cobb
Key Players: 2012 RB Kenyan Drake (Alabama Commitment), 2012 DE Tre Griffin, and 2013 RB/LB Quinten James
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Andrew Bone - South
Thursday: Hueytown at John Carroll Catholic in Birmingham, Ala. 7:00 p.m.
Top Prospects: Florida State commitment Jameis Winston (Hueytown), wide receiver Cameron Broadnax (Hueytown), linebacker Daniel Bostick (John Carroll), cornerback Trevor Brooks (John Carroll).

Friday: Oxford at Huffman at Lawson Field in Alabama at 7:00 p.m.
Top prospects: Cornerback Trae Elston (Oxford), offensive lineman Michael Flint (Oxford), athlete Coty Spurling (Oxford), 2013 defensive end Ulric Jones (Oxford).
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Rachel Baribeau - Southeast Field Reporter
Friday: Harris County at Northgate 7:30 EST
Top Prospects- Harris County: Jordan Jenkins is a 2012 5-star DE plus 2013 prospects Jay Ellison and DiQuan Roberts
Top Prospects- Northgate: 2013 prospects Brandon Facyson, DeAndre Johnson, and Sean Spencer all have offers. .
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Steve Robertson - Southeast Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Petal at Natchez (MS) 7:30 pm
Top Prospects- Scout 300 QB Anthony Alford.
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Yancy Porter - Mississippi Scout
Friday: Tupelo at South Panola (MS) 7:30 pm
Top Prospects- South Panola: Jr/OL Deon Mix, JR/S Tony Conner, DT Issac Gross, DE Temario Strong
Top Prospects- Tupelo: WR Josh Hamilton, QB Luke Hobson, WR Matt McIntosh, RB/Jr Ashton Shumpert.
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Laura McKeeman- Southeast Recruiting Reporter
Friday: Lowndes at Colquitt County
Top Prospects: Lowndes ATH Josh Harvey-Clemons is likely going to be a 5-star. They also have a RB in Mike Moore that is emerging.
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Mike Bakas- Florida Recruiting Analyst
Yulee at First Coast at 7 p.m.
Yulee: 5-star 2014 RB Derrick Henry, 3-star 2012 TE Kalvin Rainey (South Carolina)
First Coast: 4-star WR Chris Black (Alabama), 2-star WR Brandon Brooks, 3-star LB Reggie Northrup (Miami), 3-star LB Joseph Jackson (WVU), 5-star 2013 LB Daniel McMillan

MIDWEST

Allen Trieu - National Recruiting Analyst, Midwest
Friday: Fort Wayne (IN) Bishop Luers at Fort Wayne (IN) Bishop Dwenger at 7 p.m.
Luers has four-star junior OLB Jaylon Smith, who holds several BCS offers, Bowling Green commit James Knapke at quarterback and a potential FBS recruit in junior receiver Michael Rogers. Dwenger, a perennial power, has several young guys we want to look at, including sophomore running back Marcus Moon.
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Bill Greene - Midwest Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Warren Harding at Massillon at 7:00 p.m.
Warren has 2013 prospects tailback LeShun Daniels and safety Jalyn Powell. Massillon has 2013 quarterback Kyle Kempt (5 offers) and 2013 cornerback Gareon Conley.

Friday: Mayfield at Hudson at 7:00 p.m.
Mayfield has junior quarterback prospect Alex Brooks. Hudson has junior linebacker Ben Gedeon, with offers from Penn State, Michigan, Michigan State, others. Hudson also features senior offensive lineman Quaison Osborne (2 offers).

Saturday: Akron North at Akron Firestone at 7:00 p.m.
North has three-star DeShawn Dowdy, with offers from West Virginia, Maryland, UCONN, others. Firestone has junior wide receiver Kevin Gladney, a top 2013 prospect.
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Simone Scott - Midwest Field Reporter
Friday: Lancaster @ Pickerington HS North at 7:30 p.m.
Lancaster: 2012 ILB Luke Roberts (Committed to Ohio State), 2012 DT Aaron Woosley (Committed to Ball State)
Pickerington North: 2012 OG Patrick Elflein (Committed to Ohio State), 2013 DE Jake Butt (Offers from Bowling Green, Buffalo, Duke, Northwestern, Syracuse, UCLA)
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Beth Long- Midwest Field Reporter
Friday: Chicago Simeon at Lane Tech HS at 7 p.m.

This Chicago area match-up is highlighted by perhaps the top Midwest prospect, Chicago Simeon HS Five-Star 2012 OL Jordan Diamond. Diamond is uncommitted, but has offers from all over the country. He looks to lead Simeon HS to their sixth win on the season against Lane Tech with teammates, 2012 QB and Arkansas commit Robert Gregory and uncommitted 2012 LB Shaquille Joyner.
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MIDLANDS

Greg Powers- National Recruiting Analyst, Midlands
Thursday: Frisco Centennial vs. Frisco Wakeland at 7:00 p.m.
Top Prospects: DB Nick Bush, DB Ranthony Texada II, DE K.J. Simon

Friday: Plano East @ Hebron at 7:30 p.m.
Top Prospects: DE Deatrich Wise, S Kiante Griffin, DE Devion Anderson
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Ahmard Vital - Midlands Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Cy Ranch vs. Cy Springs – Berry Center, 7 p.m.
Top Prospects- Cy Ranch: WR DeAndre Liggins (2012-Air Force), RB Keith Ford (2013)
Top Prospects- Cy Springs: DE Joseph Myles (2012)

Friday: Cy Woods vs. Langham Creek – Berry Center, 7 p.m.
Top Prospects- Cy Woods: DE Cody Small (2012-Kansas State)
Top Prospects- Langham Creek: QB Connor Feist (2013), CB Jeremy Land (2013)

Saturday: Bellaire vs. Chavez – Barnett Memorial Stadium, 6 p.m.
Top Prospects- Bellaire: LB Keith Ewing (2012), DB Melvin McAdams (2012), WR Devin Lauderdale (2013)
Top Prospects- Chavez: WR Keith Hartaway (2012), QB Demun Mercer (2013)
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Erin Hartigan, Midlands Recruiting Reporter
Thursday– Waxahachie at West Mesquite at 7:00 p.m.
Waxahachie: 2013 WR/DB Quin Sargent
W. Mesquite: Alex Reason, 2013 RB Raashaan Reason, 2013 DB Kameron Miles, 2014 QB Chason Virgil

Friday– Wylie at Wylie East at 7:30 p.m.
Wylie: CB Terrell Burt (Baylor), DE Noble Nwachukwu (West Virginia), OT Kyle Fuller
Wylie East: 2013 WR Marcell Ateman, 2013 WR Quan Jones, 2013 RB Jabari Anderson
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Britton Lynn, Texas Region Field Reporter
Friday: Bastrop vs. Hendrickson at 7:00 p.m.
Top Prospects- Bastrop: Antwuan Davis 2013 CB, Paul Whitmill 2013 OLB
Top Prospects- Hendrickson: Kingsley Ike 2012 DE 2-Star, Victor Irokansi 3-star DE 2012 Oklahoma State Commit, Daje Johnson 3-star TCU commit 2012 CB
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Kevin Flaherty, Texas Recruiting
Thursday: San Antonio Sam Houston vs. Pleasanton
Top Prospects- Javonte Magee 2012 DE, Leo Thomas 2012 Safety, Prince Eshan 2012 OG, Raphael Green 2012 OT.
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WEST

Brandon Huffman- National Recruiting Analyst, West
Thursday: Auburn at Kentlake at 7:00 p.m.
Auburn has three-star offensive lineman Cory English and a couple of 2013 prospects to watch in Kevin Shelton, who's older brother Danny is a true freshman playing at Washington as well as Demontra McNealy, both defensive ends.  Kentlake features linebacker Caleb Saulo, who has a handful of offers, and also plays quarterback, as well as Austin Pernell, one of the top baseball prospects in the Northwest.

Friday: Concrete at Tacoma Baptist at 7:00 p.m.
Our first foray into small school ball will give us a chance to see one of the biggest players in the West, three-star offensive tackle Walker Williams for Tacoma Baptist.  Williams, a commit to Wisconsin, also plays on the defensive line for Tacoma Baptist.
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Scott Kennedy- Director of Scouting
Friday: In studio with Fox Sports West Prepzone streaming games.
Four games will be live at Prepzone. The games this weekend include:
Alemany at Bishop Amat at 7 p.m
Harvard-Westlake at St. Francis 7:30 p.m
Vista Murrieta at Chaparral 7:30 p.m
Lone Pine at Trona 7 p.m
Alemany features UCLA commit Jerico Richardson and 2013 prospect Steven Mitchell while Amat boasts USC baseball recruit Rio Ruiz and 2013 prospects Joseph Cook and Dionza Blue. Vista Murrieta has Scout 300 member and Washington commit Jeremy Castro and 2013 Scout 100 member Su'a Cravens, who has 17 offers while Chaparral has San Diego State commit Matt Morin at quarterback and linebacker C.J. Dozier, an Arizona State verbal.
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Jason Jewell - Southwest Recruiting Analyst
Thursday: Tempe (Az.) McClintock v. Tempe Marcos de Niza at 7 PM
Marcos- 2-star LB Adam Pavlenko (Iowa State commit), QB Tommy Thornton

Friday: Laveen Cesar Chavez v. Laveen Fairfax at 7:00 p.m.
Fairfax- 3-star DE Dwight Melvin (Arizona commit), 2 star DE Anthony Arledge
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Jake Worthen, Northwest Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Mount Si (Wash.) vs. Juanita (Wash.) at 7 p.m.
Friday night features two teams loaded with talent on the lines. Mount Si is led by Oregon State commit Josh Mitchell. Mitchell will play both ways, but the Beavers target him as a center down the road. Juanita boasts 3-star offensive tackle and University of Washington commit Nathan Dean. Dean has talented teammates in 2013 FB/LB Darrin Laufasa and 2012 TE/DE Matt Nilsson.

Saturday: Thomas Jefferson (Wash.) vs. Kentridge (Wash.) at 7 p.m.
Saturday night’s game features skill players, with Kentridge TE and Oregon State commit Caleb Smith leading the pack. Kentridge 2012 LB Jake Zylstra and Thomas Jefferson 2012 ATH K.W. Williams will also be worth keeping an eye on.
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Kevin Carden, West Recruiting Analyst
Friday: Atwater Buhach Colony vs. Turlock Pitman at 7:30 p.m. at Turlock HS
Buhach Colony is in contention for a state bowl berth and they feature one of the best set of linemen in the West, led by Scout 300 member Aziz Shittu and top 10 center Matt Cochran as well as 2013 linemen Aaron Cochran.

Saturday: Elk Grove Cosumnes Oaks at Carmichael Jesuit at 1 p.m. at Jesuit HS
It will be our first chance this season to see the nation's top-ranked prospect, Arik Armstead, the five-star offensive tackle, who also plays defensive end, for Pleasant Grove.  It also lets us see Air Force commit Desmond Lewis and running back Mark Jenkins.
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Annabel Stephan, West Field Reporter
Thursday: Los Alamitos vs. Huntington Beach Edison at Huntington Beach HS at 7:00 p.m.
The Griffins feature Northwestern commitment Terrance Brown and quarterback Dylan Lagarde while Edison has a prospect of their own in Chase Favreau

Friday: Anaheim Servite vs. Orange Lutheran at Cerritos College at 7:30 p.m.
The Trinity League battle has a number of top prospects.  For OLu, they're paced by Scout 300 member tight end Christo Kourtzidis, a Florida State commit, Duke commit Deion Williams at linebacker and Washington commit Darien Washington in the secondary as well as two 2013 linemen, John Lopez, a Scout 100 member for his class and Colin Sutton.  Servite has two BYU commits, linebacker Butch Pauu and Jherremya Leuta-Douyere, who plays everywhere, and Boise State commit Travis Averill, a two-way lineman.
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Tara Turnure, West Recruiting Reporter
Thursday: Monrovia (Calif.) vs. La Canada at 7:00 p.m.
The West's top defensive tackle, five-star Ellis McCarthy for Monrovia, is the featured attraction but they also have 2013 OLB George Frazier to watch.

Friday: Upland (Calif.) vs. Etiwanda at Ontario Colony HS at 7:00pm
This game has D-I players on both teams, including Arizona State commit three-star 2012 WR Kenny Lawler for Upland, two-star RB Donta Abron and two-star 2012 FB/DT Christian Powell for Upland as well as 2013 prospect Joe Mathis. For Colony, the player to keep an eye on is Washington commit, three-star ATH Bryan Harper.



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