Signing Day: Area football recruits

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Craig Elmore (1) of Phillips runs for a first down in the Class 5A title game at Huskie Stadium, November 25, 2017 Worsom Robinson/For the Sun-Times.

Local players expected to sign during the early signing period.


Brandon Walters, Bolingbrook, DB


Drew Clippert, Aurora Christian, QB

Central Michigan

Nolan Eike, Batavia, OL

Keonta Nixon, Lake Park, WR


Ben Bryant, Lyons, QB

Jeremy Cooper, Mount Carmel, OL

Jayshon Jackson, Simeon, WR

Alec Pierce, Glenbard West, WR


Devan Cross, Aurora Christian, WR

Delonte Harrell, Marist, DB

Sam Marks, Stevenson, LB

Kyle Neputy, Stagg, QB


Luca DiLeo, St. Ignatius, DL

Illinois State

Clayton Isbell, St. Charles East, DB

Austin Nagel, Lemont, WR


Matt Bjorson, Hinsdale Central, TE

TJ Ivy, Marist, WR

Gavin McCabe, Marist, DL

Nick Marozas, Brother Rice, OL

Indiana State

Chris Childers, St. Rita, RB

Shaneal Greene, Carmel, WR

Giavion Mason, McNamara, WR/S

CJ Rutherford, Lindbloom, WR

Tierre Turner, Simeon, DL


Samson Evans, Prairie Ridge, QB

Jeff Jenkins, Prairie Ridge, OL

Noah Shannon, Oswego, DL

Iowa State

Isaiah Lee, Nazareth, DL

Kent State

Craig Elmore, Phillips, RB


Mariano Sori-Marin, Providence, LB

Elijah Teague, Marist, DL

Northern Illinois

Joseph Bonds, De La Salle, LB

Mike DeHaan, Andrew, DE

Jeffrey Griffin, Homewood-Flossmoor, DT

Justin Hall, Homewood-Flossmoor, RB

Cortez Hogans, Palatine, LB

Fotis Kokosioulis, Maine South, RB

Jyran Mitchell, Rich Central, WR

Queneil Morrison, Phillips, DE

Leon Payne, Simeon, WR

John Richardson, Brother Rice, K

Charles Robinson, Waubonsie Valley, WR

Antwain Walker, Oswego East, DB


Wyatt Blake, Crystal Lake Central, OL

Brian Kaiser, New Trier, TE

Devin O’Rourke, Lincoln-Way East, DE

Charlie Schmidt, Libertyville, OL

Notre Dame

Micah Jones, Warren, WR

Penn State

Bryce Effner, Metea Valley, OL


Jaylan Alexander, Hoffman Estates, LB

Byron Perkins, De La Salle, DB

Jack Sullivan, Plainfield East, DL

South Dakota State

Nick Garlisch, St. Charles East, DB

J’Bore Gibbs, Phillips, QB

Southern Illinois

Brett Groves, Cary-Grove, OL

Jimmy Wormsley, Jacobs, OL


Terrance Taylor, Phillips, DL

Virginia Tech

Quincy Patterson, Solorio, QB

West Virginia

Mike O’Laughlin, Fenwick, WR

Western Illinois

Deshon Gavin, Providence, DB

Western Kentucky

Mario Wright, Homewood-Flossmoor, LB

Western Michigan

Jayden Reed, Metea Valley, WR

Matthew Stuckey, Rich Central, LB

Nick Mihalic, Niles North, K

Ryan Selig, Lakes, LB

Will McCabe, Fremd, DL

Zaire Barnes, Carmel, S


Jack Sanborn, Lake Zurich, LB


Camron Donatlan, West Aurora, WR

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