On this edition of the Recruiting Roundup Powered by Rockin’ Refuel Varsity, Jared Cohen and Jason Jewell look at the in-state universities and evaluate how they did recruiting the top players in their own state with the players they signed on 2015 Signing Day. Plus two schools that have done a great job coming in-state and snatching local talent. One is obvious but the other has flown under the radar.
Players mentioned: Finton Connelly – Campo Verde, Brady Cook – Arizona Lutheran, Cade Cote – Williams Field, Josh Cronk – Canyon del Oro, Nathan Eldridge – Boulder Creek, Demetrius Flannigan – Marana Mountain View, Derik Hall – Sahuaro, Kamron Johnson – Saguaro, Christian Kirk – Saguaro, Elmando McCoy – Valley Vista, Steven Miller – Gilbert High, Bryce Perkins – Chandler, Taylor Powell – Salpointe, Jamison Pruitt – O’Connor, Cules Rose – Pinnacle, Keenan Walker – Chaparral.
Schools mentioned: Arizona, Arizona Christian, Arizona State, Northern Arizona, Texas A&M, Western Illinois.