*As always rankings are based on who projects highest at the next level. There is no numerical order as of now.
Attached you will see 45 of the Northwest’s top athletes for the 2021 class. No list is perfect and there are always kids who are overlooked, especially as freshman.
Anyone you feel is worthy of recognition please feel free to send their information HERE for evaluation. Per usual this list will be updated as the season progresses. All relevant feedback is appreciated.
PLEASE NOTE: A portion of the stats come via Max Preps. Anything that needs to be updated let us know.
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#1 Overall Prospect 247Sports.com
OFFERS: Alabama, Ohio State, Arizona State, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oregon, USC, Tennessee, Washington, Florida, Utah, Oregon St, Boise St, Colorado
Top player in the country for his class. Overall athletic ability and coordination for a kid with this type of size is rarely seen.
26 total tackles, 3 tackles for loss, and 5 sacks in 2017 earning 2nd team all conference honors. Also an elite TE offensively and one of the region's top basketball players (Seattle Rotary)
#1 QB 247sports.com
Max Preps National Freshman of the Year. One of the top QBs in the country for his class. 3,432 passing yards 34 TDs averaging 343 yds per game. Great kid. The name speaks for itself.
#13 Overall Prospect 247Sports.com
OFFERS: Alabama, Stanford, Washington, Arizona, Baylor, Auburn, Florida, LSU, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Penn State, Purdue, Texas A&M, USC, Utah, Washington State, Florida St, Oregon, Oregon St
Kids real. FBU Freshman All American. 1st team all conference WR who racked up some major offers early. Averaged 18.4 yds per catch and 13.7 yds per touch catching 44 passes for 808 yards and 13 Tds. Look for most major universities to offer before all is said and done. 4.0 GPA
#4 Athlete in Nation 247sports.com
OFFERS: California, Stanford, Michigan, Auburn, Arizona, Wisconsin, Washington State, USC, Oregon, Utah, Florida, Tennessee, Colorado
Just a physical specimen. Potential 5* athlete. 3x FBU All American. Caught 29 passes for 559 yards and 7 Tds averaging 19.3 yards per catch in 17'. Also made a significant contribution on D with 26 total tackles, 3 tfl, and 1 INT.
OFFERS: USC, Oregon State, Tennessee, Arizona State, Colorado, Nebraska, Utah, Washington
One of the fastest rising recruits on the West Coast. 2nd team all conference RB/KR 500+ All Purpose Yards 7 TDs. Has ALL of the intangibles to be a legit 4* kid
OFFERS: USC, Nebraska, Oregon, Colorado, Utah, Washington St
One of the top players in America for the 2021 class. 1st team all league WR who is just a rare and exceptional talent. Went off as a freshman catching 59 passes for 1,278 yards and 12 TDs. His film is unreal
#2 ILB in Nation 247Sports.com
OFFERS: Arizona, UCLA, USC, Utah State, Washington, Oregon St, Oregon, Louisiana
Film speaks for itself. Kid is the real deal. Will hold multiple Pac 12 offers with a host of other D1s getting in the mix before he is done.
Earned 1st team all league RB and honorable mention all league LB honors in 2018. Projects on D with 90 total tackles in 8 games. Also killed on offense averaging 15.5 ypc with 9 Tds.
OFFERS: Oregon, UCLA
One of the most impressive families in state history, with father Chad being an 8 year NFL vet, and 4* brother Chase currently a freshman WR at UCLA. Look for Carson to make an immediate impact as South graduates maybe their deepest and best class ever.
OFFERS: California, Oregon State
The only freshman starter on the line for the Irish who won the state title in 17'. Earned honorable mention all conference accolades. Projects as one of the top lineman in the West for his class. Special type of athlete who is fundamentally elite and disciplined
Another kid where the name speaks for itself. Son of former Husky and NFL QB Hugh Millen, along with Oregon QB commit and brother Cale Millen.
Added an early offer from the Ducks himself, while leading HEIR football's 7v7 freshman group this past season. Clay will spend one more year as the backup behind his brother at Mount Si
2nd team freshman All American. Offered by Arizona days after graduating from Junior High School. Stock will continue to rise playing for a well coached high profile program. Look for multiple offers to come in during the season
OFFERS: Utah, Utah State, Nevada, California, Sacramento St
Much like Tinae he is the real deal. Caught 60 passes for 859 yards and 10 Tds earning 2nd team all league accolades in 2017. With continued progression Alexander will hold offers from most of the Pac 12 and beyond.
One of the top D lineman in the country for his class. Recorded 9 sacks as a freshman. Per Tracy Ford he has the potential of being one of the most sought after line recruits in the state since Danny Shelton
Separate from Cota probably Oregon's top recruit for the 2021 class.. Started as a freshman for Westview at QB for what will be a 6A state power in the coming years.
Broke out on the 7v7 circuit this off season torching opponents from all over the country. 4.0 GPA kid
Offensive Player of the Year within the conference as a freshman. Unreal size and overall athletic ability for his age. 802 All purpose yards, 20 total Tds/ 41 total tackles, 8 tfl, 6 INts.
The only freshman named to any AP All state team. Comes from a football family with his Dad playing at Oregon back in the day
Blair has the potential of being one of the top QBs to come out of the NW in some time. Incredibly versatile and athletic (baseball) dual threat QB, playing for one of the top programs in the region. Look for him to be a big time nationally ranked kid.
Incredibly polished and physical for a kid still so young. Great size, confidence and anticipation.
All Conference DB 48 total tackles, 1.5 tfl, 1 INT. One of the top overall players in WA for his class. Made transfer from Spanaway Lake to Lakes HS
Played and did well as a freshman. Has a unique skill set to go with his size. Definitely could be one of the top lineman in the West and potentially beyond with continued progression.
One of the fastest rising prospects in Oregon. Tough situation at 6-5/6-6 playing in a Wing T offense. Regardless just a very impressive overall athlete who can play multiple positions on the field while projecting at WR.
It's rare to see any freshman start and do well at QB as Carter did for state power Tigard. He is a dual threat athlete who is equally smooth on the basketball floor. Expect his stock to rise substantially in the coming season
Just a very talented individual who most are already aware of due to hoops. One of the top basketball players in the nation for his class.. Earned honorable mention all conference honors at QB as a freshman
One of the top RB's in the region earning 2nd team all conference accolades as a freshman. Add this kid to the All "Name" team. Look for TUNA to continue his tear in the coming seasons as one of the top players in WA.
Magee can play a multitude of different positions. Expect him to be an impact player for Federal Way as a Sophomore and be a standout for HEIR Football the next few seasons
One of WA's most electric athletes for the 2021 class. Made the transfer from Stadium HS to Kennedy Catholic. Some of the best freshman film out there
Fast and physical Safety who started and played a significant role as a freshman. Very talented overall athlete who projects on D but could be one of WA's better offensive athletes at the QB position
Big fan of this kid. Comes from a football family with a plethora of D1/Pro athletes within. Cousin of 4* Husky QB Jacob Sirmon. Expect Camden to be one of WA's breakout athletes in the coming seasons. He is equally dangerous on the ground. Played freshman ball and was dominant 41 TDs 2 INTs 70% com pct 2,555 passing yards.
A lot of talk about this kid. Super confident DB who looked light years ahead of most freshman this past season. Made the transfer from Rogers to Puyallup HS.
Tapec was a standout for Heir football this past season on the 7v7 circuit. He has the potential of being one of the top players in the conference as a Sophomore. Reggie Jones calls him a freak athlete with an outstanding work ethic
Brown's a talented kid with size coming from a football family with D1 athletes. Currently training with elite line coach Alex Linnenkohl/ Line Pro which will definitely help on the recruiting front in the years to come
One of Oregon's top athletes for the 2021 class. Grable started as a freshman and will be a go to guy this year. Westview could have 8 -10 freshman and sophomore's starting at the Varsity level this year.
One of the top defenders in WA for the 2021 class. Comes quick and hard off the edge. Advanced beyond his years. 32 total tackles, 5 tackles for loss, 3 sacks in 2017
Brother of 4* Oregon Duck freshman Dawson Jaramillo, one of the most athletic and talented lineman ever to come out of the state. Bailey has the size and genes. As of right now his projection is a wait and see. Has the potential of being one of the best to ever come out of Wilson HS
Talented dual threat kid who made the transfer from Westview to Mountainside HS. EJ started as a freshman and will be a key part of what looks to be a very deep and talented group at the new HS.
Fundamentally elite for his age. Started and did well for one of the most respected programs in WA. Will definitely be one of the better lineman in the state in the coming seasons. Projection will depend on continued growth.
Very physical kid with size who projects on D from his corner spot. One of the fastest rising 21's in Oregon coming from a football family. Look for him to play early for the Olympians
Outstanding freshman year from Styles making 32 total tackles with a sack in 2017, helping O'Dea to the 3A state title. Not the biggest kid but an absolute beast on the field
Kid can move. One of the top overall athletes in WA for the 2021 class. Question will come down to playing time with 2020 standout Dylan Paine going for 1800+ yards and 24 TDs in 2017.
Gavin was a standout on the 7v7 circuit and should be an impact player at West Linn as a Sophomore. One of the fastest rising 2021's in Oregon
Super athletic kid playing small school WA football. Accumulated 71 total tackles (47 solo) , 8 sacks, 13 hurries, 9 tfl in 2017. Look for him to be a big contributor on both sides of the football this season
Played varsity ball as a freshman and did well. One of the top young lineman in Oregon. Fundamentally he is exceptional. Collegiate projection will depend on continued growth
As a freshman Dante threw for close to 2000 yards and 16 TDs hitting on 57% of his passes. Recently made the transfer from Desales HS, the small Walla Walla school, to Tri Cities Prep.
Davis has had an impressive off season thus far, projecting as a Varsity starter in 2018, and potentially one of the top Sophomore's in the conference
Long athletic kid with an impressive freshman year. Has the frame to pack on substantial size. 25 total tackles, 4 tfl, 2 sacks in 2017
Undersized but overall an outstanding dual threat athlete who played a lot as a freshman. Averaged 6.9 ypc on 25 touches with 2 TDs. Defensively 40 total tackles & 13 pass deflections