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Recruiting Insider: October 26, 2008 - November 1, 2008

Coach Talks About Hawkins' Picking Terps

From Quince Orchard Coach Dave Mencarini: "I think it came down to him the last couple weeks focusing on things he's looking for. Opportunity, for one, and a comfort level with the coaches. You really find out a lot about who wants and needs you during this process. A lot...

By Josh Barr  | October 30, 2008; 12:44 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
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Hawkins to Terps!

Big get today for Maryland, with Quince Orchard standout defensive back Travis Hawkins pledging for the Terps....

By Josh Barr  | October 30, 2008; 12:40 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Spotlight on Courtland Forward Bound for Duke

Courtland forward Josh Hairston will be one of the region's top players this season. He already has accepted a scholarship offer to play for Duke. Get to know him here:...

By Josh Barr  | October 30, 2008; 12:26 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Big Center Heading to Texas

Just got off the phone with Good Counsel Coach Mike Hibbs, who had the news that center Julius Omoniurhie has committed to play for Southern Methodist. Omoniurhie, a 6-11 senior who moved to the U.S. from Nigeria, visited SMU two weeks ago. He visited Binghamton this past weekend and also...

By Josh Barr  | October 29, 2008; 12:27 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Gonzaga Center Chooses Ivy League

Shocking news here! All right, not really. Gonzaga Coach Steve Turner calls to say that center Ian Hummer today committed to play for Princeton. Hummer, a 6-7 senior, is considered exceptionally talented and had drawn interest from all sorts of college programs. But it was pretty well known my most...

By Josh Barr  | October 28, 2008; 2:59 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Maryland About to Add a Top Defensive Back?

Quince Orchard standout Travis Hawkins will announce his college decision on Thursday, according to Cougars Coach Dave Mencarini, and I wouldn't be surprised if Maryland makes a nice addition to its recruiting class. Among the other schools Hawkins is considering are Michigan, Oregon and Penn State. He was scheduled to...

By Josh Barr  | October 28, 2008; 11:44 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
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Chantilly Star Looking for a Chance

Colleague B.J. Koubaroulis caught up with the folks out at Chantilly and filed this report: Chantilly Coach Mike Lalli is extremely frustrated that his star running back Torrian Pace has yet to receive a scholarship offer. This is not uncommon among coaches, who are usually trying to pump their players'...

By Josh Barr  | October 28, 2008; 9:23 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Top Junior Chooses West Coast

Good Counsel junior cornerback Louis Young on Friday accepted a scholarship offer to play for Stanford. Young, also a top basketball player, had several scholarship offers but opted to make what is becoming a more popular pick for local players. Quince Orchard All-Met lineman Terrence Stephens also has pledged for...

By Josh Barr  | October 27, 2008; 9:06 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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