Mission Viejo All-County wide receiver Austin Osborne has been offered by Arizona State, the rising sophomore announced on Twitter.
Osborne also has been offered recently by Louisville and Michigan.
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Villa Park All-County linebacker John Stamos (6-3, 215) has been offered by Nevada, recruiting service Playing for Envelops reports.
Stamos emerged last season as a junior, racking up tackles to help the Spartans reach the CIF-SS Southwest Division semifinals.
He also holds a 3.9 grade-point average.
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JSerra defensive back/quarterback/wide receiver Riley O'Brien (5-10, 165) has committed to Penn, a move that could reunite the junior with his brother, Conor.
Riley was a versatile contributor last season, playing quarterback and defensive back for the Lions.
His brother, Conor O'Brien, played receiver and defensive back and will be a freshman at Penn in the fall. The brothers will join former JSerra defensive back Sam Philippi at the Ivy League school.
Penn tied for first in the Ivy League last season with Harvard and Dartmouth and finished 7-3 overall.
JSerra players have been gravitating to the Ivy League. Former All-County defensive end D.J. Bailey signed with Harvard.Read the rest of this entry »
Productive Capistrano Valley wide receiver Mitchell Nickovich has committed to Redlands, the senior said Saturday night.
Nickovich said he picked Redlands over Puget Sound, Whittier and Pacific and a potential walk-on at UC Davis.
Redlands finished 4-5 last season, 4-3 and tied for third in the SCIAC.Read the rest of this entry »
Servite junior quarterback Tyler Lytle has been offered by Indiana of the Big Ten Conference, Friars football coach Scott Meyer reports.
In other recruiting news, Mission Viejo sophomore wide receiver Austin Osborne has been offered by Louisville. The ACC school also has offered Mater Dei junior linebacker Fa'avae Fa'avae.
Laguna Hills junior wide out Logan Montgomery has been offered by Dartmouth for his third Ivy League offer.
Fullerton junior offensive lineman James Magee has been offered by San Diego.
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Mission Viejo sophomore wide receiver Austin Osborne and sophomore wideout/cornerback Olaijah Griffin have been offered by Michigan, they announced on Twitter.
Griffin (6-2, 170) emerged last season as a two-way playmaker while Osborne (6-2, 175) earned first-team All-County honors. Osborne was the top target for O.C. player of the year and quareterback, Brock Johnson.
They both will be juniors in the fall.
Michigan signed speedy wide receiver Dylan Crawford of Santa Margarita in February and has been recruiting South County hard. The Wolverines, at one point, offered senior Mission Viejo offensive tackle Zack Aylor and held a now-banned satellite camp at Mission Viejo.
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Rising Corona del Mar quarterback Chase Garbers (6-3, 210) and Cal are getting to know each other better.
The Pac-12 program, which produced potential No. 1 NFL draft pick Jared Goff, has offered Garbers, the junior said Wednesday night.
Garbers added that he will make an unofficial visit to Cal on Saturday.
He has recently made unofficial visits to Arizona State, UCLA, Washington, Washington State, Boise State and Colorado State.
Garbers completed 69 of his passes for 2,715 yards and 33 TDs last season.Read the rest of this entry »
Could another O.C. quarterback be headed to UCLA?
That's a more relevant question after rising San Clemente junior Jack Sears was offered by the Bruins on Tuesday.
San Clemente football coach Jaime Ortiz reported that UCLA extended the offer after watching Sears practice with the Tritons. Cal, Northwestern and San Diego State also were in attendance.
In February, UCLA signed All-County quarterback Devon Modster out of Tesoro.
In other football recruiting news, Edison lineman Mike Saffell was offered by UNLV.Read the rest of this entry »
All-Orange County receiver Austin Osborne of Mission Viejo received a scholarship offer from Washington, Osborne's father James confirmed today.
Osborne (6-3, 185) was All-County first team this past season as a sophomore.
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