Each year, The News Tribune’s esteemed prep writers construct a list of “Northwest Nuggets” — the best high-school football players from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska.
TNT staffers Todd Milles and T.J. Cotterill compiled the nine-man list, which features five players committed to Washington: DE Benning Potoa’e (Lakewood), RB Myles Gaskin (O’Dea), ATH Chico McClatcher (Federal Way); DB Austin Joyner (Marysville-Pilchuck); OL Henry Roberts (Bellevue). Four other players committed to UW made the “best of the rest” list.
Cotterill also put together this great feature on Steilacoom linebacker Fotu Leiato, who built his own recruiting buzz with a rather impressive highlight reel on Hudl. Read more »