FB 2014 Recruiting Notebook (Updated 6/30)

Washington State Cougar Commitments 2014

Rankings Compiled from Scout

National Signing Day

PRESUMED ADDITIONS AGAINST 25 AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS: 24

24 SIGNED, 4 “GRAYSHIRT”, 1 TRANSFER

NEW COMMITS:

  • NEW #12 LB Chandler Leniu ****

          SIGNED

6’1″, 225 lbs – St. John Bosco HS  - Bellflower, CA

  • #80 QB Peyton Bender ***

          SIGNED

6’1″, 175 lbs – Cardinal Gibbons HS – Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • #48 OLB Greg Hoyd ***

    SIGNED

6’2″, 200 lbs – Vista Murrieta HS – Murrieta, CA

  • #147 WR Zaire Andre ***

    SIGNED

6’0″, 170 lbs – Inglewood HS – Inglewood, CA

  • #97 RB Keith Harrington (WR) ***

    SIGNED

5’8″, 165 lbs – Northeast – St. Petersburg, FL

  • #54 CB Kevin Griffin ***

    SIGNED

6’1″, 180 lbs – De La Salle HS – Concord, CA

  • #70 OLB Frank Luvu ***

    SIGNED

6’1, 205 lbs – Tafuna HS – Pago Pago, AS

  • #51 DT Ngala Tapa ***

    SIGNED

6’3, 275 lbs – Burbank HS – Sacramento, CA

  • NR OL Andre Dillard **

    SIGNED

6’5, 240 lbs – Woodinville HS – Woodinville, WA

  • #125 OT Brandon Evers **

    SIGNED

6’7, 290 lbs – Enterprise HS – Redding, CA

  • #56 RB Squally Canada ***

    SIGNED

5’11, 180 lbs – Milpitas HS – Milpitas, CA

*Canada was Flipped from Boise State

  • #152 DE Kingston Fernandez ***

    SIGNED

6’3, 240 lbs – Kapolei HS – Kapolei, HI

  • NR DE Hercules Mata’afa **

    SIGNED

6’3, 225 lbs - Lahainaluna HS – Lahaina, HI

  • CB #112 Sulaiman Hameed ***

5’11, 175 lbs – Alameda HS – Alameda, CA

  • CB #165 Patrick Porter **

    SIGNED

6’0, 169 lbs – Paul W Bryant HS – Cottondale, AL

  • WR #105 Barry Ware ***

    SIGNED

6’3, 205 lbs – Centennial HS – Corona, CA

*Ware was previously committed to UCLA

  • S Deion Singleton ***

    SIGNED

6’2, 175 lbs – Chiawana HS – Pasco, WA

NEW 2014 DECOMMITS:

  • DE Jalen Canty ***

    SIGNED

6’8, 270 lbs – St. Patrick St. Vincent HS – Vallejo, CA

*Canty was flipped from Fresno State (doesn’t look as if Scout rated him as DE, so 3-star rating via 247 and ESPN)

NEW: Canty has decided not to come to Washington State after all, he is staying home to go to a JC 

  • #94 S Darren Gardenhire (CB) ***

6’1, 200 lbs – Cabrillo HS – Long Beach, CA

*Gardenhire Flipped and signed w/ Washington

  • #100 OT Braden Eggert ***

6’7, 305 lbs – Napa HS – Napa, CA

*Eggert Flipped and signed w/ Oregon

  • #12 MLB Chandler Leniu ****

6’1, 225 lbs – St. John Bosco HS – Bellflower, CA

* Chandler Flipped and signed w/ Cal

  • NR OT Jordan Rose **

6’7, 295 – Rocklin HS – Rocklin, WA

* Rose’ offer was pulled by WSU, has signed w/ Idaho

  • NR K Tristan Vizcaino ***

6’2″, 190 lbs – Damien HS – La Verne, CA

*Vizcaino Flipped and signed w/ Washington

  • #28 DT Marcus Griffin ****

6’3″, 299 lbs – Bellevue HS – Bellevue, WA

*Griffin Flipped and has signed w/ CAL

  • QB (ATH/WR) #41 Ronald Monroe ***

6’3, 180 lbs – George Bush HS – Sugar Land, TX

*Monroe flipped from Texas State to WSU, then flipped again and has signed with Vandy

  • JC OT Miguel Machado ***

6’6, 285 lbs – Pasadena JC – Pasadena, CA

*Machado was Flipped and signed w/ Purdue. 

  • JC CB Joseph Turner ***
6’2″, 190 lbs – College of San Mateo – San Mateo, CA
Turner’s offer was pulled after Hameed Committed, signed w/ Auburn

2014 EARLY ENROLLEES:

  • (2013 Grayshirt Flip from ASU) DE/OL/TE Nick Begg ***

    SIGNED

6’5, 255 lbs – Santa Margarita Catholic HS – Santa Margarita, CA

*Enrolled in Spring 2014, eligible immediately

  • #79 WR Calvin Green ***

    SIGNED

5’10″, 175 lbs – Burbank HS – Sacramento, CA

  • #103 OT Sean Krepsz ***

    SIGNED

6’5, 295 lbs – Martin Luther King HS – Riverside, CA

MISC. CLASS ADDITIONS:

  • (Preferred Walk-On) P Jon Weilbacher

6’2, 190 lbs – Crespi Carmelite HS – Westlake Village, CA

*Added to the list because of importance to special teams, even without a scholarship

  • (Boise State Transfer) Freshman RB Aaron Baltazar ***

5’10, 215 lbs – Eastlake HS – Chula Vista, CA

* Will enroll in Fall 2014, eligible for 3 seasons beginning in 2015

  • (Texas A&M Transfer) RS Freshman WR Sebastian LaRue ****

5’11.5, 185 lbs – Santa Monica HS – Santa Monica, CA

*Enrolled in Spring 2014, eligible for 3 seasons beginning 2015, barring appeal to NCAA for “family health” reasons to be reinstated for 2014 eligibility

  • (2013 WSU Grayshirt) #75 CB Marcellus Pippins ***

5’10.5, 175 lbs – El Cerrito Senior HS – El Cerrito, CA

  • (2013 WSU Grayshirt) #143 CB/S Markell Sanders **

6’1, 175 lbs – Eastside Catholic HS – Bellevue, WA

  • (2013 WSU Grayshirt) NR OLB Dylan Hanser **

6’5, 230 lbs – Billings Central Catholic – Billings, MT