**As always rankings are based on who projects highest at the collegiate level**

#’s 1-10 ranked numerically, #11-50 No Particular Order, #51-100 Honorable Mention

 

Oregon's Preseason Top 100 Incoming Juniors (2019)

1. Michael Johnson Jr. 6-3 180 QB Sheldon HS

OFFERS: Oregon, LSU, Notre Dame, Ohio St, Mich, Alabama, Florida, Florida St, Miami, Georgia, Tennessee (21 total)
One of the nation's top QB's/Athletes for the 2019 class. Johnson accounted for 35 TDs (23 passing, 12 rushing) as a Sophomore, hitting on 62.3% of his passes. His ability in space is even more impressive averaging 10.5 yards per rush in 2016. With his University of Oregon ties it will be tough for any other school to out recruit.

2. Patrick Herbert 6-5 225 TE/WR Sheldon

OFFERS: Oregon, Oregon St, Cal
Brother of Oregon Ducks starting QB Justin Herbert. Much like his sibling Patrick's upside is off the charts due to his size and overall athleticism. He will require a consistent double team if you want to have any chance of containing him. Herbert projects collegiately at TE but is equally dangerous from his WR spot.

3. Raymond Woodie III 6-1 180 ATH Sheldon HS

OFFERS: USC, Florida, Michigan St, Notre Dame, Penn St, Miss St, Tennessee (21 total)
4* kid that has more than 20+ offers as of right now. True definition of an athlete as he can play multiple spots on the field at the highest level. Football family. Could take the state of Oregon by storm after transferring from Carrollwood Day HS in Florida.

4. Zakhayas Lee 5-11 175 ATH/Safety Oregon City

1st team All Mt Hood as a Sophomore; Future Oregon Player of the Year favorite. 1215 rushing/receiving yards, 14 TDs, 12.3 Yds Per Carry, 15.4 Yds per reception. Brother of OSU LB Kiahve Dennis-Lee & Mt Hood Off POY DeQuahn Dennis-Lee. Went off on the 7v7 circuit this off season representing EForce Football, projecting as a dual threat D1 kid.

5. Cory Stover 6-6 220 DE/TE Marshfield

One of the fastest rising prospects in the Pacific Northwest. Stover dominated his conference as a Sophomore on the defensive side of the ball, earning 1st team all league honors, while accounting for 62 total tackles and 10 sacks from his DE spot. His overall athleticism makes him a threat offensively as well where he caught 24 passes for 310 yards and 3 Tds at TE.

6. Chris Todd 6-2 215 LB Lake Oswego

Projects as one of the top LB's on the West Coast for the 2019 Class. Brother of 6-8 talented WR Drew Todd formerly of Lake Oswego. Chris possesses unique instincts from his backer spot and will be a TRL defensive player of the year favorite heading into 2017.

7. Troy Kiole 6-5 280 T- Madison

Upside is off the charts; Has added significant size this off season. All Conference selection as a Sophomore. Has the potential of being Oregon's top O lineman for the 2019 class. Phenomenal kid

8. Sam Telesa 6-2 300 C Aloha

Elite combination of strength & agility projecting as a Mid Major/Pac 12 type kid. Started as a freshman. Will be one of the top centers ever to represent the Metro League. Performed very well on the camp circuit, putting himself on the map this off season.

9. Jackson Simmons 6-3 225 DE Gladstone

Conference Defensive Player of the Year as a Sophomore; Phenomenal feat at such a young age. Simmons will be a favorite for 4A Oregon defensive player of the year honors, requiring a consistent double team coming off the edge.

10. Jailen Hammer 6-0 180 ATH Sprague

One of the most exciting players in Oregon. Hammer was a leader in multiple statistical categories this off season (TD's, receptions) for EForce Football on the 7v7 circuit. His overall athleticism and ability on the basketball floor only adds to his arsenal of talents. Expect him to be a GVC player of the year candidate the next two seasons.

Bubba Wa'a 6-2 275 DL/OL Crescent Valley

Hands down one of the top lineman in the state on both sides of the football. The only athlete in Oregon to earn all conference honors as a freshman, racking up 2nd team all league OL & DL accolades in 2016. Wa'a is the nephew of former Oregon St standout Jeremy Perry.

Ethan Long 6-2 205 QB West Linn

Has the potential of being one of the top QB's in the West for the 2019 class. Outstanding genes and will benefit a great deal learning from Head Coach/Former NFL talent Chris Miller. Long has some big shoes to fill with the graduation of 3x Oregon Gatorade Player of the Year Tim Tawa. The Stanford baseball commit threw 55 TD's to 1 INT and led his team to the state title.

Jacob Ferenczi 6-5 260 OL North Bend

One of the state's top O lineman for the 2019 class. D1 size and projection. Helped the Bulldogs to the 4A state title game. Brother of 2016 4A Player of the Year RB Daniel Ferenczi.

Colton Smith 6-1 170 WR/DB Mcminnville

One of the best players in the state for the 2019 Class; Unreal overall athlete with legit speed. Some of the best film out there. Dual threat All Conference WR/DB. Football family; Son of Joe Smith Head Coach- Linfield College

Kade Hustler 6-3 225 DE- Southridge

Very athletic big man that has been playing out of position due to team necessity. Hustler was the only Sophomore in the Metro League to earn 1st or 2nd team All conference honors (OL). Projects on the defensive side of the ball OLB/DE. Could end up playing Tight End.

Kelsen Hennessy 6-5 250 T Clackamas

Projects offensively but shows off overall athleticism on D; 24 tot tackles, 2 sacks, 4 tack for loss in 2016. D1 size. Very bright future with up and coming Cavalier program.

Simon Thompson 6-3 210 QB West Salem

One of the top dual threat QBs in the region. Multiple Varsity Tds as a Sophomore. Earned all conference honors from his Safety spot.Head Coach Shawn Stanley has produced numerous D1 athletes. He could be next in line with continued progression.

Cam Sanders 6-3 210 TE/WR Crescent Valley

Unreal athleticism within the family; Brother of three sport OSU athlete Tanner Sanders. Son of Head Coach Scott Sanders.Honorable Mention All Conference TE; 502 rushing/receiving yards, 3 TDs

Henry Bledsoe 6-1 170 QB Summit HS

Son of former NFL great Drew Bledsoe. As most know his brother John helped Summit to its first state title in 2015, and will look to carry on family tradition recently committing to Washington State. Henry brings a unique set of talents to the position, learning from one of the best ever.

Micah Pugh 6-3 185 TE/WR/OLB West Salem HS

2nd team All GVC as a Sophomore from his TE spot. One of the fastest rising recruits in the state. Will be a conference player of the year candidate & a D1 kid with continued progression.

Brian Espinoza 6-6 245 T Clackamas HS

Breakout performance at the NW Best Winter Showcase. Still a big question mark as he will need to produce on the field. That said as he possesses all the necessary tools and intangibles needed to be a top line recruit. Look for him and 6-5 teammate Kelsen Hennessey to be one of the elite underclass duos in the region.

Ethan Wilborn 6-4 180 WR Beaverton HS

Wilborn had a breakout off season as part of the EForce 7v7 Underclass group. He recently made the transfer from 4A Valley Catholic to 6A Beaverton and will project as one of the top receivers in the Metro this year. With continued progression the 6-4 wide out has D1 potential.

Pone Aisea 6-1 220 LB/RB Roosevelt

Pone Aisea 6-1 220 LB/RB Roosevelt

Brother of all everything RB/LB Lopeti Aisea. Hands down one of the top players in the state, providing he plays.

Blake Sims 5-11 175 RB Southridge

Sims is fun to watch as he has legit break away speed. He earned 3rd Team All Metro honors at RB in 2016 and will be a conference POY candidate the next two seasons. Depending on the level of collegiate play he is a potential DB at the next level.

Isaac Flemmer 6-4 240 T Valley Catholic

Breakout 2016 off season; Should dominate 4A competition. Will need to get out on the camp circuit and perform well against top competition to solidify talent. Training with elite line coach Alex Linnenkohl

Keyvaun Eady 6-3 170 ATH Southridge

Good looking Athlete who could be one of the region's best with continued progression
Should be able to off set Sims and the running game nicely, as Eady will require a consistent double team.

Dawson Jolley 5-10 165 RB West Linn

One of the state's top RBs for the 2019 class. Accounted for 510 yards and 5 TDs on 62 carries (8.2 ypc) in 2016. Learned a great deal from 4* RB/DB Elijah Molden. Will split time with 2x PIL rushing champion Ahmir Mcgee who transferred from Franklin and talented back Tyler Good.

Will Scadden 6-3 175 WR Lakeridge

Started as a Sophomore and should be one of the top WR's in the TRL the next two seasons. As much potential as any receiver in the state for his class; 13 receptions, 2 Td's in 2016

Jobadiah Malary Barlow 5-9 195 RB/DB Barlow

Will be a Mt Hood POY favorite the next two seasons; 2nd team all conference DB/Hon Mention RB 2016.State leader on both sides of the ball among Soph's. 169 carries, 1426 yards, 8.44 yards per carry

Kimani Quade 5-8 160 CB Sheldon

Breakout Sophomore season, finishing 2nd in the nation among 2019's with (11) INT's. Second Team All Conference DB with legit closing speed. Will be part of a special Junior class at Sheldon. All the talent in the world, the question for Quade becomes a size thing if we are talking collegiate projection.

Collin Bracken 6-1 185 RB Lake Oswego

Bracken has size and he can run; Look for him and all everything 2020 athlete Casey Filkins to be one of the elite NW duos. Expect to hear much more the next two years as LO will be a top 5 program.

Myles Montgomery 5-11 205 LB Ashland

Honorable Mention All Conference LB as a Sophomore. Football Family with brother Mitch Montgomery playing D1 ball at (Cal Poly). Cousins with two of the nation's best (Breeze & Cota).

Nick Ostmo 5-11 200 RB/LB Lincoln

Another individual with outstanding genes. Brother of standout football/baseball athlete Nolan Ostmo, who led the state in INT's. As a Sophomore Nick averaged 9.1 yards per carry and 7 Td's in limited time. Look for him to go off in 17'.

Bryson Breeze 5-11 175 Strong Safety Lake Oswego

Brother of current Oregon Ducks Safety Brady Breeze, the state's #1 ranked 2016 commit. Projects as one of Oregon's leading tacklers among incoming junior's. Phenomenal football family, with 4* cousin Chase Cota.

Ryan Bertelsen 6-3 230 DE Lake Oswego

Impressive athlete with size coming off the edge. Still a relatively unknown athlete although he should be one of the top defenders returning in the TRL

Joe Quillin 6-2, 270 DT Jesuit

Started as a Sophomore for the Crusaders; Will be one of the top D lineman in the state the next two seasons. Potentially one of the strongest athletes ever to come through Jesuit (1000+ Bench/Squat/Power Clean). From a projection standpoint it will come down to size and how dominant he can be on the interior.

Ashton Adams 6-4 290 OL South Salem HS

Adams had an outstanding off season in 2017 training with elite line coach Alex Linnenkohl. His ability to maneuver and 6-4 frame helps him project as one of the top lineman in the state for his class. Expect the South O line to be one of the better groups in Oregon.

GW Fulford 6-6 275 OL Corvallis

Has learned from and has played next to 2018 top recruit Marco Brewer. Projects at a high level with his size and overall athleticism.

Zack Mandera 6-1 205 LB Roseburg

Multi sport kid that can run. Has a stock that continues to rise. Honorable Mention All Conference LB. Will be called upon to lead after teams tough 2016 campaign

Corbin Anderson 6-2 220 DE/OLB Lebanon

1st team all league OL/Honorable Mention DL as a Sophomore. Will be a MWC Player of the Year favorite the next two seasons after helping the Warriors to the 2016 5A state title. The question for Anderson becomes what position does he play at the next level, as he projects as more of an OLB.

Grayson Mondeaux 6-4 290 OL Jesuit HS

Brother of Duck standout Henry Mondeaux, projected to be one of the Pac 12's top D lineman. Grayson is a different player then his brother, but the potential and size are there. Look for a breakout season in 2017.

Michael Klapp 6-4 175 CB Sherwood HS

Started as a Sophomore. Very unique athlete for the position as you don't see many 6-4 corners. Look for Klapp to be one of the top DB's in the TRL and a fixture in the Bowmen secondary in the years to come.

Kehdon Fletcher 5-11 160 ATH Reynolds

One of Oregon's breakout Sophomores; 2nd Team All Mt Hood WR/DB. 51 receptions, 646 yards, 5 Tds

Jake Bushman 5-11 210 LB Clackamas

Not the biggest kid on the field but an absolute beast. Son of Head Coach Joe Bushman; Football Family, Great Kid. Led the team tackles as a Sophomore (57), 4 tackles for loss, 2 sacks.

Colin McMahon 6-4 210 OLB/TE Jesuit HS

Played Varsity ball as a Sophomore. Should play an even more pivotal role with the transfer of 1st all league LB Isaiah Henderson-Brazie and Luke Hamper. Possesses the necessary size and speed needed to play at the next level.

Mike Mercep 6-2 215 LB Lake Oswego HS

Projects as one of the top LBs in the state, while playing out of position on the D line. Very talented overall athlete with size. The combination of Mercep and top Oregon 2019' LB Chris Todd is deadly.

Talati Polamalu 6-2 235 DT Sandy

The Polamalu name speaks for itself; Brother of NWOC Defensive POY Iosefa Polamalu. 2nd team all conference OL in 2016. 24 total tackles, 3 sacks, 4 tackles for loss defensively.

Matt Dalzell 5-11 160 Slot Clackamas HS

One of the best route runners in the Pacific Northwest. Had a breakout off season, putting himself on the map. Look for Dalzell to be one of the top WR's in the Mt Hood Conference and thrive with all of the attention and double teams given to 6-7 Cole Turner.

Nehemiah Dedmon 5-11 180 ATH Jefferson HS

Exciting athlete that can break your ankles in the open field. Had a phenomenal NW Best Summer Showcase against the top kids in the region. With DaMarzhe Nelson and Elijah Elliott both transferring expect Dedmon to get plenty of run.

Jackson Laurent 6-1 185 QB Lake Oswego

One of the top Sophomore QB's in the state. Reps could be limited until senior year, backing up top ranked 2018 Oregon St QB commit Jake Dukart