Here is our Battle Prep West Northern California Class of 2018 Top Players by Position List.  Northern California is once again loaded with top quality prospects.  This list consists of players from NCS, CCS, SJS, Oakland and San Francisco sections with a few players from the Northern section.  We will be updating these lists as the off-season moves along based on offers, camp performances and 7v7 performances.

NorCal Top 2018 QB
NorCal Top 2018 WR
NorCal Top 2018 DE
NorCal Top 2018 DB
NorCal Top 2018 MLB
NorCal Top 2018 OLB
NorCal Top 2018 TE
NorCal Top 2018 RB

The criteria we use to create these lists are based on:

– Collegiate Level Projection (D1, D2, D3, NAIA)
– Size
– Athleticism
– How well did the player dominate their level of competition
– Stats
– All-Conference Honors

Due to the size of Northern California it is impossible for us to find every player before we publish our lists, if you would like to submit a player for review please fill out this form http://battleprepwest.com/athlete-submission-form/ – Any relevant feedback or updates is appreciated – battleprepwest@gmail.com

Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 68
(CA) Spencer Petras (Marin Catholic) 6-5, 215

Offers: UNLV, Wyoming, Fresno State, Hawaii

2016 Season Stats: 3000+ Total Yards, 40 Total TD

  • One of the top QB's on the west coast, pro size with elite arm
  • Outstanding touch on deep ball, can make all throws
  • Bigger version of Jared Goff, can also run
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 38
(CA) Jake Simmons (Rancho Cotate) 6-0, 180

2016 Season Stats: 3816 Yards, 239- 410, 58%, 43 TD - 8 INT., 116.3 Rating - 996 Rush Yards, 12 TD

  • Dual threat playmaker, great athlete
  • Has strong arm and great pocket presence
  • Spreads the ball all over the field, will continue to develop
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 32
(CA) Carson Strong (Wood) 6-4, 195

2016 Season Stats: 2732 Yards, 184 - 266, 69%, 26 TD - 4 Int, 128.8 Rating

  • Elite size and athleticism, outstanding pocket awareness
  • Eyes always downfield looking to make a throw
  • Playmaker with the ball in his hands
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 11
(CA) QB Ryan Wright (California High) 6-3, 225

2016 Season Stats: 1806 Yards, 103- 168, 61%, 27 TD - 3 Int, 130.1 Rating

  • Big frame with a live arm, great deep ball
  • Mobile, downhill runner when necessary
  • Highly efficient junior season - great ball fakes in the pocket
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 19
(CA) QB Ben Wooldridge (Foothill) 6-3, 180

2016 Season Stats: 2600 Yards, 25 TD, 64%

  • Accurate pocket passer
  • Effective in the gun or under center
  • Great decision maker, lots of room for growth physically
Dec 20, 2016 - maxpreps.com - 35
(CA) QB Emoreea Fountain (McClymonds) 6-1, 208

2016 Season Stats: 33 TD Passes, CIF Championship

  • True Dual Threat QB with rocket arm
  • Excellent arch on deep ball - winner, led his team to championship
  • Big strong athlete who is tough to tackle when he decides to run
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 7
(CA) Clark Baker (San Ramon Valley) 5-10, 175

2016 Season Stats: 2736 Yards, 156 - 255, 61%, 32 TD - 8 Int, 124.3 Rating

  • Great athlete, very hard to sack
  • Big time arm and ability to extend plays with feet
  • Football player, can contribute in multiple ways at next level
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 12
(CA) QB Gino Campiotti (Manteca) 6-3, 185

2016 Season Stats: 2101 Yards , 139- 231, 60%, 24 TD - 5 Int, 115.7 Rating - 402 Rush, 8 TD

  • Good athlete with good size, quick release
  • Great junior season, led team to deep playoff run
  • Lots of room to improve as a passer
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 77
(CA) QB Preston Eklund (Whitney) 6-3, 195

2016 Season Stats: 10 Pass TD

  • Excellent pocket presence and patience
  • Strong arm with good athleticism
  • Beautiful arch and touch on the deep ball
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 27
(CA) QB Hokulani Wickard (Lower Lake) 6-3, 215

2016 Season Stats: 1442 Pass Yards, 116 - 203, 57%, 15 TD, 9 Int, 85.5 Rating - 521 Rush Yards, 5 TD

  • Big frame, can play multiple positions at next level
  • Mobile for size, strong arm
  • Productive career so far
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 4
(CA)QB Nick Nunez (Concord) 5-11, 190

2016 Season Stats: 2030 Yards, 150 - 274, 54%, 18 TD- 9 Int, 86.8 Rating - 245 Rush Yards , 9 TD

  • Good athlete, has won a lot of football games in career
  • Slippery runner with the football
  • Good arm and vision
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 7
(CA) QB Chris Brown (Santa Clara) 6-0, 190

2016 Season Stats: 1847 Pass Yards, 149-293, 50%, 20 TD - 7 int, 83.5 Rating - 144 Rushing, 3 TD

  • Rhythmic drop back passer
  • Effortless release
  • Has the ability to extend plays with his feet
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 10
(CA) QB Ryan Dutt (Liberty) 6-5, 195

2016 Season Stats: 1723 Pass Yards, 13 TD - 14 Int - 116 Rush Yards, 4 TD

  • Pro size, mobile two sport athlete
  • Accurate in underneath game
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 12
(CA) QB Robby Rowell (Acalanes) 6-2, 195

2016 Season Stats: 2465 Yards, 220 - 399, 55%, 20 TD - 14 Int, 75.9 Rating

  • Quick release, not afraid to throw over the middle
  • Strong arm, can work outside the hashes
  • Good feet in the pocket
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 8
(CA) Jake Cruz (Whitney) 6-3, 185

2016 Season Stats: 2684 Yards, 156 - 255, 61%, 26 TD - 10 Int, 114.6 Rating

  • Good decision maker who keeps his eyes down field
  • Executes offense efficiently
  • Quick release
Jan 19, 2017 - hudl.com - 7
(CA) QB Gavin Tomberlin (Half Moon Bay) 6-1, 170

2016 Season Stats: 1100+ Yard Passing, 11 TD/ 1 Int - 200+ Rushing, 5 TD

  • Athletic QB, excels at throwing on the run
  • Excellent junior season statistically, led team to deep playoff run
  • Nice touch on deep ball
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 11
(CA) QB Micah Barnes (Kennedy) 5-11, 170

2016 Season Stats: 2300+ Total Yards, 30 Total TD

  • Excellent junior season - 10 wins and 30 TD
  • Great athlete, can escape and buy time
  • Good runner, elusive
Dec 28, 2016 - hudl.com - 46
(CA) QB Tyler Reynolds (Sutter) 5-11, 180

2016 Season Stats: 3200+ Total Yards, 37 TD

  • Our pick the Northern section player of the year
  • Dual threat QB with outstanding junior stats
  • Led his team to 13 consecutive wins
Jan 10, 2017 - hudl.com - 8
(CA) QB Roman Stein (Fremont) 6-0, 160

2016 Season Stats: 3000+ Passing Yards, 35 TD-10 Int

  • Accurate gun QB
  • Good ball placement on all routes
  • Nice touch on deep ball
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 12
(CA) QB Reed Vettel (Saint Francis) 6-5, 180

2016 Season Stats: 1330 Pass Yards, 75 - 144, 52%, 10TD- 6 Int, 89.8 Rating

  • Comfortable in the gun or under center
  • Good ball placement in the underneath game
  • Quality ball fakes in play action
Dec 11, 2016 - hudl.com - 12
(CA) QB Jeremy Teatek (Hillsdale) 6-4, 185

2016 Season Stats: 1174 Yards, 67-120, 55%, 15 TD - 5 int, 111.6 Rating