SAN ANTONIO – This year's class of San Antonio-area football players is one of the most talented groups in recent memory. Here's a look at some of the top players across the area this season.
2017 KSAT Elite 12 list:
1. Caden Sterns, Steele DB/ATH: 4-star, 97 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Texas. Played in U.S. Army All-American Bowl at the Alamodome. Competed at Nike's The Opening in Oregon.
2. Tommy Bush, Clemens WR: 4-star, 93 rating on 247Sports composite. Has not verballed or signed. Holds close to 50 offers from schools across the country. Announced he will play in Under Armour All-American Game. Competed at Nike's The Opening in Oregon.
3. Trevon Moehrig-Woodard, Smithson Valley DB/ATH: 4-star rating on 247Sports, 87.5 rating on composite. Signed with TCU. Held close to 20 offers including Texas A&M and Georgia.
4. Julon Williams, Judson QB/ATH: 4-star on 247Sports, 85.5 rating on composite. Signed with Houston. Held more than 12 offers including TCU, OKST, Kansas State, Iowa State, Virginia and Utah.
5. JayVeon Cardwell, Steele DB: 3-star, 84 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Oklahoma State. Held close to 20 offers including Ole Miss, Colorado, Vanderbilt, Texas State and UTSA.
6. Brenden Brady, Steele RB: 3-star, 83.7 rating on 247Sports composite. Verbally committed to Rice. Holds close to 20 offers including several Ivy League schools, Duke, Navy, UTSA, Air Force and UIW.
7. Davis Brin, Champion QB: 3-star, 84 rating on 247Sports. Signed with Tulsa. Held more than 10 offers including San Diego State, Texas State, Rice, UTSA, Toledo and UNT.
8. Ben Sims, Clark TE: 3-star, 82 rating on 247Sports. Signed with Baylor. Held offers from Auburn, Houston, UTSA, Texas State, Southern Miss, Rice and SMU
9. Millard Bradford, O’Connor DB: 3-star, 85 rating on 247Sports composite. Holds offer from TCU, Arizona State and Texas State.
10. Chris Mills, Judson DB: Signed with Missouri. Held more than 10 offers including Michigan State, Arizona, Virginia and Houston.
11. Stanley Lambert, Marshall WR: 3-star, 86 rating on 247Sports. Signed with Arizona State. Held offers from Texas State, UTSA, Nevada and New Mexico.
12. Juan Henry, Steele DE/LB: 3-star on Rivals and 247Sports composite. Holds offers from Air Force, Colorado State, New Mexico and UIW.
1. JT Woods, Steele DB: Signed with Baylor. Held more than 10 offers including Houston, Texas State, Navy and Ivy League schools.
2. Zadock Dinkelmann, Somerset QB: 3-star, 86 rating on 247Sports composite. Holds offers from UTSA and UL-Monroe.
3. Jahmyl Jeter, Brennan RB: Verbally committed to Oklahoma State. Holds offers from Texas A&M, North Texas and Bowling Green. Recently de-committed from SMU.
4. Tyler Vitt, MacArthur QB: 3-star, 83 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Texas State. Held offers from Davidson College and Dartmouth.
5. Zaire Taylor, O'Connor DB: Signed with Houston. Held offers from Purdue, Texas State, SMU, New Mexico and Army.
6. Darren Brown, Judson DL: Holds offer from Tulane and Virginia.
7. Brandon McDuffie, Johnson WR: Holds offer from Houston Baptist.
8. Ryan Booth, Churchill OL: Signed with Air Force. Held offers from Rice, Brown, Harvard and SFA.
9. Spencer Buford Watts, Wagner OL: 3-star rating, 80.5 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with UTSA.
10. Onyx Smith, Steele WR: Signed with Bowling Green. Also held offers from Air Force and UIW.
11. Weston Wright, New Braunfels OL: Signed with Texas Tech. Held offers from UTSA, New Mexico, Air Force, Army and Rice.
12. Spencer Gilliam, Reagan DB: Signed with Holy Cross.
Other top players in San Antonio area in alphabetical order by first name:
- Ahlayashi Reyes, Reagan DB: Holds offer from Trinity and Coe College.
- Alexander Brown, Johnson DE/OLB
- Braison Rudd, New Braunfels Christian Academy WR: Verbally committed to Stephen F. Austin.
- Brandon Castillo, Clemens OL: Holds offer from Lamar.
- Brandon Matterson, Brandeis DL: Signed with UTSA.
- Cade Pollard, Champion Punter: Holds offers from UCLA, Army, Western Michigan and Texas State.
- Carter Breu, Clemens DE/TE: Holds offer from Air Force, Davidson, Abilene Christian and SE Okla. State.
- Charley Zeno, Steele OL: Verbally committed to McNeese State. Holds offers from Central Arkansas, Texas Southern and Southern Univ.
- Darnyll Remigio, Lee RB
- Darius Van Dyke, Clemens DB: Holds offer from Mary-Hardin Baylor.
- Devin Moore, Warren RB
- Diego Vela, Churchill RB
- Doryen Littlejohn, Stevens RB
- D’Wayne Anthony, Madison OL
- Isaiah Tuck, John Jay LB
- Jalen Hughes, O'Connor WR: Holds offers from Howard Payne, NW Oklahoma State, SE Oklahoma State
- Jalen Griffin, Brandeis WR
- Jaques Tyler, Clemens DB/WR: Holds offer from Mary Hardin-Baylor.
- Jay-Ton Franklin, St. Mary's Hall TE/DE: Verbally committed to Prairie View A&M.
- Jay Miller, Judson ATH: Holds offer from SW Oklahoma State.
- JD Boone, Lanier QB
- Jonathan Handy, McCollum RB
- Jordan Burleson, Clemens QB
- Justin Stevenson, Taft RB: Verbally committed to Navy. Holds offer from Army.
- Karsten Battles, Johnson Long snapper: Signed with Oregon.
- Malik Fletcher, Churchill RB/WR
- Marlon Flores-Flores, Brandeis RB
- Marshawn Brown, Clemens RB/DB
- Nick Holiday, Steele OL: Holds offers from Howard and SW Oklahoma State.
- Quentrevious Wright, Holmes WR: Holds offer from UTSA.
- Quinton Starks, Warren: Holds offer from UMHB and Lawrence University.
- Reggie Wilson, Reagan ATH: Signed with Southern. Held offers from Lindenwood, Seton Hill and Southeastern OK ST. Interest from Abilene Christian.
- Rene Palomino, Highlands RB
- Roel Sanchez, O’Connor QB: Holds offer from Southwestern University.
- Ryan Redding, New Braunfels QB
- Savien Jenkins, Clemens DT
- Seth McCrum, Central Catholic DT: Holds offer from Southwestern University
- Taylor Bryce, Somerset DE/OLB: Holds offer from Wheaton College, Coe College, Wisconsin River Falls and Mary Hardin-Baylor.
- Taylor Posey, Champion DE/LB: Verbally commited to Air Force. Holds offer from UIW.
- Trey Patterson, O'Connor RB/WR: Interest from Cornell.
- Walker Hankinson, Alamo Heights OL: Holds offers from SMU, Rice, UTSA and Yale.
Best players in surrounding South/Central Texas area:
Alex Costilla, San Marcos OL: 3-star, 85.7 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Tyler Junior College. Held offers from Texas State and SFA.
Bralen Taylor, Cuero WR/TE: 3-star, 85.2 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Baylor. Held more than ten offers.
Geno Albini, Wimberley Long snapper: Holds offer from UTSA. Preferred walk-on offer from Texas State.
Ian Burnette, Wimberley OL: 3-star, 84 rating on 247Sports. Signed with TCU. Held offers from Mizzou, Ole Miss, SMU and Tulane.
Jordan Weeks, Wimberley QB: Signed with UTSA.
Joshua Moore, Yoakum WR: 4-star, 97 rating on 247Sports. Decommitted from Nebraska. Holds more than 50 offers.
Jordan Moore, Yoakum DB: 4-star, 90 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Texas A&M. Held more than 30 offers.
Prudy Calderon, San Marcos DB: 3-star, 81 rating on 247Sports composite. Verbally committed to Yale. Holds more ten offers including Rice, Texas State, Penn, Brown, San Diego, Army, Columbia.
Scooter Adams, Halletsville ATH: Holds offers from Howard and Morgan State.
Silas Robinson, Yoakum DT: 3-star, 81.6 rating on 247Sports composite. Signed with Arkansas. Held offers from SMU, Virginia, Texas State, UTSA and Rice.