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May 30, 2020, 12:06 pm

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: River Rouge QB Mareyohn Hrabowski commits to Western Michigan

River Rouge’s QB1 has a new home for after next season.  Mareyohn Hrabowski announced his commitment to Western Michigan in a video on Twitter midday Saturday.  The 6-foot-4, 215-pound Hrabowski chose the Broncos from among five offers — Ball State, Bowling Green, Morgan State, Grand Valley State and Western Michigan. 247Sports ranked Hrabowski as a three-star ...


May 28, 2020, 4:05 pm

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Around The Horn >> Low key ’22 hoopster recruit roll call

Going around the horn across the state to check in with some intriguing hoopsters in the stacked-to-the-gills Class of 2022: LANSING AREA Max Burton (6-8 F Williamston) — Workhorse on the wing, will of champion.  Mason Docks (6-0 G Williamston) — Wow factor by the boatload, best point guard in the area. (Pictured) Ethan Dunn ...


May 25, 2020, 4:53 pm

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Rushing Into Summer > IHSAA Offseason RB Forecast

Five Indiana RB prospects Burney foresees making big strides in their recruiting resumes this summer: Wenkers Wright (Floyd Central 6-2, 185 Class of 2021) — Expect this two-star workhorse tailback to be a three-star, at least, by Labor Day. The “Haitian Hurricane” is a destructive presence rushing the rock, kind of like the natural disaster ...


May 25, 2020, 12:16 pm

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Burney’s 10 Michigan wide receivers to watch for this summer

Burney gives you 10 WRs to watch this summer: Tay’shawn Trent (Eastpointe East Detroit • 6-foot-4, 210 pounds • Class of ‘22) — Hottest receiver on the recruiting trail right now, mad skills, scary upside, they call him “Mr. Smooth” for a reason … think Kenny Golladay mixed with DeAndre Hopkins. • Michigan and Penn State ...


May 20, 2020, 4:38 pm

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Jenison’s Ally VanTimmeren picks Boston College

A three-year starter for the Jenison Wildcats, and a top-100 recruit in the nation in the class of 2021 according to ESPN HoopGurlz ratings, Jenison wing Ally VanTimmeren announced her commitment to Boston College on Tuesday. She made her announcement with a post on Twitter. The 6-foot-3 VanTimmeren averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds and four ...


May 15, 2020, 1:33 pm

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Underclassmen QB Power Index > Ranking the young guns

Burney’s MHSAA Underclassmen QB Rankings (Classes of 2022-24) 1 Dante “D.J.” Moore (Detroit King • 6-2, 180 • 2023) — Generational PSL gunslinger, will have his pick of Power 5 offers at the next level. 2 Isaiah Marshall (Southfield A&T • 5-11, 170 •  2024) — The “Next Big Thing,” this dual-threat dynamo phenom has Power 5 bids ...


May 14, 2020, 11:43 am

STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Elkhart Central’s McGraw, Merrillville’s Johnson switch gears, find new homes

Elkhart Central junior defensive end Rodney McGraw and Merrillville junior wide receiver JoJo Johnson changed courses in their college recruitment last week. McGraw (6-foot-5, 235 pounds) flipped his commitment from Indiana to Penn State and Johnson (5-11, 180) de-committed from Northern Illinois and decided to head to Cincinnati instead. Last season, McGraw, the No. 6 ...