Recruiting SW Florida

Sammy Watkins

What we call Southwest Florida here at SunStateFootball includes Naples, Ft. Myers, Sarasota, and Bradenton. Almost 30 players signed with D-1 schools for the class of 2011; we see where they signed and look at the top prospects for 2012.

2011 Signees

Big 3

Mike Blakely, RB, Bradenton Manatee (Florida)

Dallas Crawford, CB, South Fort Myers (Miami)

Clay Burton, DE, Venice (Florida)


Southwest Florida
Geoff Vogt, Scout.com

SEC

Jimmy Stewart, OLB, Island Coast (Vanderbilt)

ACC

Sammy Watkins, WR, South Fort Myers (Clemson)

Mike Bellamy, RB, Charlotte (Clemson)

Makinton Dorleant, CB, Lely (Maryland)

Lukas Foreman, S, Naples (Maryland)

Big 10

Aaron Lynch, DE, Island Coast (Notre Dame)

Jeff Heuerman, TE, Barron Collier (Ohio State)

Torrey Campbell, CB, Barron Collier (Iowa)

Derrick Wells, CB, Lehigh (Minnesota)

Big 12

Quenton Bundrage, WR, Bradenton Manatee (Iowa State)

Big East

Alex Mut, WR, Charlotte (USF)

Edsel Caprice, OLB, Cape Coral (USF)

Conference USA

Dalton Wertz, DT, Desoto County (UCF)

Sun Belt

Matt Prince, OT, Bradenton Manatee(FIU)

Antonio Washington, RB, Desoto County (FAU)

Mohammah Farah, OL, Estero (FAU)

Dyron Speight, QB, Bradenton Southeast (Western Kentucky)

Jon Evans, RB, Sarasota Riverview (Western Kentucky)

Bo Brand, WR, Bradenton Southeast (Western Kentucky)

Terran Williams, LB, Bradenton Southeast (Western Kentucky)

Champ Lewis, CB, Ft Myers Dunbar (Western Kentucky)

OTHER

Anthony Spano, Naples Gulf Coast (Marshall)

Dillon Romine, OL, Braden River (New Mexico)

Josh Boyle, ATH, Venice (Kent State)

Chris Calloway, CB, Palmetto (Ball State)

Zack Luniewski, OL, Lemon Bay (Navy)

Luke Smith, DE, South Fort Myers (Navy)


Poole is an elite CB
Geoff Vogt, Scout.com

Top 10 for 2012

1. Brian Poole, CB, Bradenton Southeast

*One of the top CBs in the state, also excels at RB

2. Mario Pender, RB, Island Coast(Committed to FSU)

*Ran for over 2,000 yards and 13+ per carry

3. Omari Phillips, OT, Venice (Committed to UF)

*Combo OL/DL who continues Venice pipeline to UF

4. Jordan Diggs, S, Bishop Verot

*Talented Safety who loves to play the game, hitter

5. Danny Dillard, RB, Venice

*Elite size/speed, could play another position

6. Christian Brown, DT, Dunbar

*Massive DT who has the tools to be a difference maker

7. Stanley Sylverain, LB, Golden Gate

*6'2, 215 and can run. Primed for big senior season

8. Clint Heaven, S, Bradenton Manatee

*Probable Safety. Fast. Rangy.

9. Ricky Jones, WR, Sarasota Booker

*Booker's offensive play-maker. He has great speed and quickness.

10. Mike Dumas, CB Island Coast

*Elite size at 6'2, two-way standout

11. Malik Simmons, CB, Lehigh

*Played QB, but projects to CB

12. Darius White, LB, Bradenton Manatee

*Probably will settle in at LB in 2011.

13. Tajarvis Fuller, OLB, Dunbar

*Few players find the football as well and he is a hitter

14. Davion Stuarts, LB, Charlotte

*Top MLB with instincts. Very physical.

15. Kenneth Mouton, QB, Golden Gate

*Big arm, made strides as a junior

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