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Ducks Land No. 5 Recruiting Class

Ducks Land No. 5 Recruiting Class

Bios and reaction from UO coach Mario Cristobal for each of the 22 players who signed with Oregon on Wednesday.

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2019 National Signing Day - Early Period
Player POS Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown High School/Junior College
Jonah Tauanu'u OL 6-5 327 Fr. Harbor City, Calif. Narbonne HS
Kayvon Thibodeaux DL 6-5 243 Fr. Westlake Village, Calif. Oaks Christian HS
Malaesala Aumavae-Laulu OL 6-6 389 Jr. Hilo, Hawaii Liberty HS/Navarro College
Dru Mathis LB 6-3 235 Jr. Ventura, Calif. Buena HS/Moorpark College
Sua'ava Poti DL 6-3 271 Fr. Bellflower, Calif. St. John Bosco HS
Mycah Pittman WR 5-11 195 Fr. Calabasas, Calif. Calabasas HS
Jayvaun Wilson RB 6-2 215 Fr. Valencia, Calif. Valencia HS
Keyon Ware-Hudson DL 6-3 303 Fr. Duarte, Calif. Mater Dei HS
Cale Millen QB 6-3 190 Fr. Snoqualmie, Wash. Mount Si HS
JR Waters WR 6-3 190 Fr. Oxnard, Calif. Oxnard HS
Mykael Wright CB 5-11 180 Fr. Valencia, Calif. Antelope Valley HS
Sean Dollars RB 5-10 195 Fr. Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. Mater Dei HS
Treven Ma'ae OLB 6-4 224 Fr. Kapolei, Hawaii Bishop Gorman HS
Patrick Herbert TE 6-6 233 Fr. Eugene, Ore. Sheldon HS
Mase Funa LB 6-3 245 Fr. Anaheim, Calif. Mater Dei HS
Brandon Dorlus   DL 6-4 260 Fr. Deerfield Beach, Fla. Deerfield Beach HS
Isaac Townsend OLB 6-5 241 Fr. Arvada, Colo. Ralston Valley HS
Camden Lewis     K 6-0 185     Fr. Cornelius, N.C. Hough HS
Ge'Mon Eaford LB 6-2 230 Fr. Deerfield Beach, Fla. Deerfield Beach HS
Trikweze Bridges S 6-3 175 Fr. Lanett, Ala. Lanett HS
Lance Wilhoite WR 6-3 175 Fr. Nashville, Tenn. Franklin Road Academy
Josh Delgado WR 5-11 180 Fr. Carson, Calif.  IMG Academy (Fla.)

Jonah Tauanu'u
Offensive Lineman
Harbor City, Calif. (Narbonne HS)
6-5, 327
Twitter: @jztauanuu

 
High School
Consensus four-star and top 115 prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked No. 74 overall nationally, the No. 10 offensive tackle and the No. 14 player in the state of California in the 247Sports composite rating … Consensus top two offensive tackle in California and top 20 talent in the state … Earned the No. 111 spot on the ESPN300 as the No. 13 offensive tackle … Ranked a top 100 prospect by 247Sports at No. 77 … Ranked the No. 111 overall prospect by Rivals, as well as the No. 15 offensive tackle and No. 16 player from the Golden State … Invited to play in both the All-American Bowl and the Polynesian Bowl … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … A three-year letterman, with Narbonne going 36-8 during those three seasons … Coached by Manuel Douglas … As a senior, named the 2018 Los Angeles All-City Football Open Division Player of the Year, the 2018 Daily Breeze Offensive Player of the Year, the Los Angeles Times Lineman of the Year and the Marine League Player of the Year … Also named first-team All-California by USA Today, while earning a spot on the Los Angeles Times All-Star Team … Helped lead Narbonne to a 10-4 record, a CIF Los Angeles City Section championship and a berth in the CIF Division 1-AA SoCal Regional Football Championship Bowl Game … Earned 2017 Football All-City Open Division Offensive Lineman of the Year honors following junior season after helping lead Narbonne to a 12-3 record and a win in the 2017 CIF Division 1-AA SoCal Regional Football Championship Bowl Game … As a sophomore, earned first-team All-Marine League and second-team All-City Section Division I after Narbonne finished 14-1 and advanced to the 2016 CIF Division 1-AA SoCal Regional Football Championship Bowl Game … Chose Oregon over Arizona, Auburn, Boston College, Colorado, Florida, Louisville, LSU, Michigan, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Oregon State, Purdue, Tennessee, USC, Utah, Washington and Washington State.

Cristobal says: "The best left tackle on the West Coast, if not the country. ... Thrilled to have him. High character, high work ethic, explosive, tough — he's got it all."

Kayvon Thibodeaux
Defensive Lineman
Westlake Village, Calif. (Oaks Christian HS)
6-5, 243
Twitter: @kayvonT8


High School
Top-ranked player in the ESPN300 … Named the USA Today High School Defensive Player of the Year, as well as first-team All-USA Defense … Highest rated signee in Oregon history … Consensus five-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Finished as the top-ranked player in the state of California and No. 2 nationally in the 247Sports composite rating … Ranked the No. 10 prospect in the class by Rivals and 247Sports … Finalist for the ALL-USA Defensive Player of the Year and the Bobby Dodd National Lineman of the Year … Played in the 2019 Under Armour All-American Game and was named a co-captain for Team Sanders … Also invited to the  inaugural Pro Football Hall of Fame World Bowl … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Recorded 54 career sacks over four years … Had a sack in 16 of 27 games as a junior and senior at Oaks Christian High School … Coached by Charles Collins … Earned MaxPreps first-team All-America honors … Named the Defensive Player of the Year in the state of California by USA Today, while also being named first-team All-California by the paper … Named Marmonte League Co-Player of the Year as a senior, first-team Daily News all-area and a member of the Los Angeles Times All-Star Team … Had 18 sacks and five forced fumbles along with 54 tackles … Turned in six multi-sack performances, including three games with three sacks … Named the Los Angeles Daily News' Player of the Year as a junior … The Ventura County Star's Defensive Player of the Year … CIF Southern Section Division 2 co-Defensive Player of the Year … The Marmonte League co-MVP … Finished with 20 sacks, 28 tackles for loss, and 99 tackles … Had at least four tackles in every game and had at least three sacks six times … Helped lead Oaks Christian to a CIF Southern Section Division 2 title, finishing with four sacks and six tackles in the title game against Valencia … Had nine catches for 134 yards and three touchdowns as a tight end … Attended Dorsey High School as a freshman and sophomore … Named the CIF Los Angeles City Section Division I Defensive Lineman of the Year as a sophomore … Recorded 17 sacks and 27 tackles for loss … Had four multi-sack games, recording three or more in three games … Chose Oregon over Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Florida State, Fresno State, Illinois, LSU, Miami, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oregon State, Tennessee, Texas, Texas A&M, USC, Utah, Utah State, Virginia Tech, Washington, Washington State and others.

Cristobal says: "I don't think you can say enough about Kayvon Thibodeaux and all the things he brings to the table. But I can't emphasize enough, as much as you're impressed with things he does on tape, you're going to be impressed with him as a person."

Malaesala Aumavae-Laulu
Offensive Lineman
Hilo, Hawaii (Liberty HS/Navarro College)
6-6, 389
Twitter: @SalaDaBeast


At Navarro College
Top-ranked tackle and No. 4 overall in the 247Sports junior college composite rating … A consensus four-star prospect … Played two seasons at Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas … Coached by Jim Gush … Helped anchor an offense that averaged 464.4 yards per game during sophomore year … Named honorable mention All-Southwest Junior College Football Conference … Opened holes for an offense that averaged 465.2 yards and 36.3 points per game during freshman year … Chose Oregon over Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Baylor, Florida, Florida State, Houston, Kansas State, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Ole Miss, Syracuse, TCU, Tennessee, Texas A&M, USC, Utah, West Virginia and others.
 
High School
Played three seasons at Liberty High School in Las Vegas, Nev. … A second-team all-state selection as a junior and senior … First-team All-Southeast League selection as a senior … A first-team All-Northwest League selection as a junior … Offense averaged 202.3 rushing yards per game during junior year in 2015.

Cristobal says: "He could cause an eclipse if he just walked by at the right angle. ... Everybody in the country was after him, just like everybody in the country was all over Jonah. Incredible gets for the Ducks."

Dru Mathis
Linebacker
Ventura, Calif. (Buena HS/Moorpark College)
6-3, 235
Twitter: @DruMathis22

 
At Moorpark College
Rated the No. 48 overall junior college prospect by 247Sports … Also ranked the No. 3 inside linebacker and No. 9 JC player from the state of California … Played two seasons at Moorpark College … Coached by Mike Stuart … Led team in tackles finishing with 70 in nine games played, while adding 12 tackles for loss and 5.5 sacks … Finished second in the National Northern League in tackles per game (7.8), fourth in tackles for loss, sixth in sacks and ninth in total tackles … Had 13 tackles, two sacks and 3.5 tackles for loss against El Camino … As a freshman, named first-team All-Northern League … Finished with 85 tackles, eight tackles for loss and two sacks … Made at least four tackles in every game, including five double-digit performances … Redshirted at San Diego State before transferring to Moorpark … Chose Oregon over Baylor, Houston, Illinois, Nebraska, TCU, UCLA and UNLV.
 
High School
Named the Channel League Co-Defensive MVP as a senior at Buena High School in 2015 … Coached by Tim Gutierrez … A first-team All-Channel League selection as a junior after making 92 tackles, 4.5 sacks and 9.5 tackles for loss … Recorded at least four tackles in every game … Finished with 17 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and a sack against Saugas High School.

Cristobal says: "This is a big guy that can do sideline to sideline, as well as play the box and knock you back. ... When we saw him on film, we said we have to meet him. And when we met him, we said we have to have him."
 
Sua'ava Poti
Defensive Lineman
Bellflower, Calif. (St. John Bosco HS)
6-3, 271
Twitter: @SuaavaPoti

High School

Consensus three-star prospect and top 75 player in California by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 12 defensive tackle in the country and No. 44 overall prospect in California by Rivals … Rated the No. 30 defensive tackle nationally and No. 58 overall in the state in the 247 composite rating … Selected to play in the 2019 Polynesian Bowl … Participated in The Opening's Los Angeles Regional … Coached by Jason Negro … Named second-team All-Dream Team by the Long Beach Press Telegram … Named first-team All-Trinity League as a senior … Made 67 tackles, including seven for loss, and recorded five sacks and a forced fumble … Had multiple stops in every game to help lead St. John Bosco to a CIF Southern Section runner-up finish … Averaged 6.2 tackles per game and had two tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks over four playoff games … Selected to the Long Beach Press Telegram's Preseason All-Area team prior to the 2018 season … Missed most of junior season due to injury … Chose Oregon over Boston College, BYU, Colorado, Florida Atlantic, Illinois, LSU, Oklahoma, San Diego State, San Jose State, TCU, Vanderbilt and Washington State.

Cristobal says: "Strong, explosive, can hold the point against the run and can get after the quarterback in the passing game as well."

Mycah Pittman
Wide Receiver
Calabasas, Calif. (Calabasas HS)
5-11, 195
Twitter: @MycahPittman


High School
High School
Consensus four-star and top 150 prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Top 100 player in the country by Rivals and 247Sports … Consensus top three wide receiver in the state of California … Ranked the No. 78 player in the class, No. 14 wide receiver and No. 15 player in  California by 247Sports … Rated the No. 96 prospect and No. 15 wide receiver by Rivals … Landed at No. 144 in the ESPN300 as a top 20 wide receiver and top 20 player in California … Finished with a 247Sports composite rating of No. 85 overall … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Invited to the Polynesian Bowl … Advanced to The Opening Finals … Finished with 177 catches for 3,129 yards and 32 TDs over three-year high school career … Had 11 100-yard receiving games, including four over 200 yards … Played junior and senior seasons at Calabasas High School … Coached by Chris Claiborne … Posted 67 catches for 828 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior in 2018 … Had six games with six or more catches, highlighted 10 receptions for 129 yards and two TDs against Sierra Canyon … Named first-team All-Marmonte League, LA Daily News first-team all-area, while earning a spot on the Los Angeles Times All-Star Team as a wide receiver … First of two 1,000-yard receiving season in high school came as a junior in 2017 … Earned All-CIF Southern Section Division 2 first-team honors … Totaled 1,027 yards on 60 catches with 11 TDs … Had four games with multiple receiving TDs, including three in wins over Valencia High School and Moorpark High School … Played sophomore season in 2016 at Oaks Christian High School … Hauled in 55 catches for 1,329 yards and 10 TDs … Averaged 24.2 yards per catch … Produced five 100-yard receiving games, including three over 200 yards … Finished with 13 catches for 380 yards and two TDs against Murrieta Valley High School … Chose Oregon over Alabama, Arizona, Arizona State, Boise State, Boston College, California, Colorado, Florida, Fresno State, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa State, Kansas, Louisville, LSU, Michigan, Michigan State, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oregon State, Texas, Texas A&M, USC, Utah, Vanderbilt, Washington, Washington State and others.

Cristobal says: "Mycah Pittman didn't even have us in his top 10. He came on a visit here, and we were top two, maybe the top school for him. Explosive, and a strong and polished route runner."

Jayvaun Wilson
Running Back
Valencia, Calif. (Valencia HS)
6-2, 215
Twitter: @jayvaunwilson6


High School
Consensus three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Rated the No. 19 athlete and the No. 346 prospect in the class by 247Sports … Ranked the No. 34 running back in the nation by ESPN … A top 5 athlete in California by 247Sports … Had 34 touchdowns over his three seasons … Coached by Larry Muir … Averaged 6.1 yards per carry on 47 attempts in an injury-shortened senior season … Finished with 286 yards and two touchdowns … Named first-team All-Foothill League as a junior … Ran for 19 touchdowns and 724 yards on 75 carries, averaging 9.7 yards per attempt … Surpassed the 100-yard mark three times and scored multiple touchdowns in six games to help lead Valencia High School to a Foothill League title and CIF Southern Section Division 2 runner-up finish … Earned first-team All-Santa Clarita Valley honors from the Santa Clarita Valley Signal as a sophomore … A first-team All-Foothill League selection at defensive back … Rushed for 378 yards and eight TDs and averaged 9.7 yards per carry … Chose Oregon over Arizona, Arizona State, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Oregon State, Utah and Washington.

Cristobal says: "He's an athlete, so he can do it all. He can play running back, he can play some 'H.' Obviously a big-bodied special teams guy as well. He's a guy that runs downhill, and the first guy usually does not bring him down. He usually runs right through them."

Keyon Ware-Hudson
Defensive Lineman
Duarte, Calif. (Mater Dei HS)
6-3, 303
Twitter: @ke_yon8


High School
Rated a four-star prospect by ESPN and Rivals … Consensus top two defensive tackle in the state of California by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 7 defensive tackle in the class and the No. 162 overall prospect by Rivals … Also listed as the No. 1 defensive tackle and No. 28 player in California by Rivals … Ranked a top 25 defensive tackle in the class by ESPN (No. 24) and 247Sports (No. 23) … Finished with a 247Sports composite rating of No. 280 overall and the No. 18 defensive tackle … Played junior and senior seasons at Mater Dei High School and freshman and sophomore years at Vista Murrieta High School … Coached by Bruce Rollinson at Mater Dei … As a senior, named first-Team All-Trinity League, first-team OCVarsity All-County and second-team All-California by USA Today … Recorded 46 tackles, including 14.5 for loss, along with 6.5 sacks as a senior … Forced two fumbles and recovered one, helping Mater Dei capture the CIF Open Division championship and the CIF Division 1 Southern Section title in 2018 … Missed junior season with an injury … All-CIF Southern Section Division 1 selection as a sophomore at Vista Murrieta … Named first-team All-Southwestern League … Recorded 10 sacks and 17 tackles for loss along with 62 total tackles … Made multiple tackles for loss in five games and had multiple sacks three times … Finished with 73 tackles and 6.5 sacks as a freshman … Chose Oregon over Arizona, Boston College, Florida, Florida State, Louisville, Michigan, Michigan State, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Oregon State, TCU, Tennessee, UCLA, USC, Utah and Washington.

Cristobal says: "Keyon got this whole #CaliFlock thing going. He was the one. He was that catalyst. One, he's a great football player. Two, he's a very well-respected guy outside of football too. Guys want to play with him."

Cale Millen
Quarterback
Snoqualmie, Wash. (Mount Si HS)
6-3, 190
Twitter: @Millen_10


High School
Consensus three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 2 player in the state of Washington and No. 19 among pocket passing quarterbacks nationally by ESPN … Rated the No. 4 player in Washington by Rivals and the No. 20 pro-style quarterback … Finished as the No. 5 player in Washington in the 247Sports composite rating … Rated the No. 18 pro-style quarterback in the nation by 247Sports … Finished three-year varsity career with 104 touchdown passes and only 19 interceptions with a 69.7 completion percent for 8,288 yards … Coached by Charlie Kinnune … Named the KingCo League Co-Offensive MVP as a senior … Selected first-team All-State by the Seattle Times … Threw 51 touchdown passes to just seven interceptions, completing 75.9 percent of his passes (300-for-395) for 3,807 yards … Also rushed for 453 yards and three TDs … Surpassed 300 yards passing seven times in 12 games … Finished with five or more touchdown passes in seven games, including a pair of six-touchdown performances and a seven-touchdown performance … A first-team All-KingCo League selection as a junior … Had a completed percentage of 67.4 percent (201-for-298) for 2,743 yards while tossing 35 touchdowns and only five interceptions … Threw 26 touchdown passes over the final six games … As a sophomore, averaged 248.3 passing yards per game and finished with 18 TD passes and seven interceptions … Chose Oregon over Arizona State, Northwestern, UCLA, Washington and Washington State.

Cristobal says: "Field general. He was born and bred to be a great quarterback and a great leader."
 
JR Waters
Wide Receiver
Oxnard, Calif. (Oxnard HS)
6-3, 190
Twitter: @Jaron_Waters


High School
Rated a four-star prospect and the No. 9 wide receiver in the state of California  by ESPN … Three-star recruit by Rivals and 247Sports … Also ranked the No. 51 prospect in California by ESPN .. Tabbed the No. 76 wide out by 247Sports … Finished career at Oxnard High School with 27 touchdown receptions in 21 games … Coached by John Mack … Named the Pacific View League's Offensive Player of the Year as a senior … Caught a school-record 16 touchdown passes and finished with 39 receptions for 1,000 yards … Had four 100-yard performances … Averaged 25.6 yards per catch to help lead Oxnard to a CIF Southern Section Division 6 runner-up finish … A first-team All-Pacific View League selection as a junior … Played sophomore season at St. Bonaventure High School … Averaged 23.7 yards per reception and caught four touchdown passes … Chose Oregon over Arizona State, Colorado State, Fresno State, Hawaii, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, San Diego State, San Jose State, UNLV, Utah, Utah State, UTEP, Washington State and Wyoming.

Cristobal says: "He's a long, athletic and explosive guy. Can get in and out of his breaks and cuts, and go out and get it."

Mykael Wright
Cornerback
Valencia, Calif. (Antelope Valley HS)
5-11, 180
Twitter: @_Mykael2


High School
Top-ranked cornerback in the nation and No. 19 overall in the ESPN300 … Consensus four-star prospect and top 85 player in the country by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Rated a top 10 player in the state of California by ESPN and 247Sports … Consensus top two cornerback in California … Finished No. 43 overall, No. 6 corner and No. 7 in California in the 247Sports composite rating … Invited to the Under Armour All-American game and the Polynesian Bowl … Advanced to The Opening Finals … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Spent senior season at Antelope Valley High School … Played sophomore and junior seasons at Valencia High School … Coached by Larry Muir … Named the CIF Southern Section Division 2 co-Offensive Player of the Year and the Foothill League Player of the Year as a junior in 2017 … Caught 55 passes for 1,317 yards and 18 touchdowns … Had six 100-yard receiving games … Hauled in a TD pass in each of the first six games and each of the last five games … Also rushed for 341 yards and four TDs on just 22 carries (15.5 yards per rush) … Intercepted two passes and forced a fumble … All-CIF Southern Section Division 2 honoree as a sophomore … Had 31 catches for 669 yards and eight TDs … Finished with seven interceptions … Chose Oregon over Alabama, Arizona, Arizona State, Colorado, Colorado State, Florida, Michigan, Nebraska, Oregon State, Tennessee, Texas, UCLA, USC, Utah and Washington.

Cristobal says: "A true, true cornerback. A legitimate 4.35, 4.4 guy, unbelievable hips, suddenness, change of direction, explosiveness. ... His play will speak for itself."

Sean Dollars
Running Back
Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (Mater Dei HS)
5-10, 195
Twitter: @SeanDollars


High School
Tabbed the No. 1 all-purpose back in the class in the 247Sports composite rating … Consensus four-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 72 overall prospect in the nation, No. 2 all-purpose back and the No. 9 player in the state of California by Rivals … Rated No. 164 in the ESPN300 … Also tabbed the No. 9 running back in the class and No. 22 prospect in California by ESPN … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Invited to the Under Armour All-American Game and the Polynesian Bowl … Advanced to The Opening Finals … Played senior season at Mater Dei High School … Helped Mater Dei capture the CIF Open Division championship and the CIF Division 1 Southern Section title in 2018 … Coached by Bruce Rollinson … Named to the All-Trinity League first team as a senior … Went over 1,200 all-purpose yards for the second straight year … Had over 100 all-purpose yards in five games … Averaged 7.3 yards per carry and had 10 TDs on the ground … Rushed for 586 yards on 80 carries ... Caught 33 passes for 480 yards and three TDs … Played sophomore and junior seasons at Rancho Cucamonga High School … Coached by Nick Baiz … Played with current Oregon standouts Thomas Graham Jr. and Jaylon Redd in 2016 … Rushed for 919 yards and 16 TDs on 134 carries in 2017 … Also caught 12 passes for 184 yards and a score … Had 1,232 all-purpose yards … Totaled four 100-yard rushing games and one 100-yard receiving game … Had a rushing TD in each of the last eight games and 10 of 12 contests played … Rushed for 493 yards and two TDs as a sophomore … Chose Oregon over Arizona, Arizona State, California, Colorado, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Ole Miss, Oregon State, TCU, UCLA, USC, Utah, Washington, Washington State and others.

Cristobal says: "Can do it all. Line him up in the slot, line him up in the backfield, empty, wildcat — you name it, he can do it. Excellent as a kick returner, also."

Treven Ma'ae
Outside Linebacker
Kapolei, Hawaii (Bishop Gorman HS)
6-4, 224
Twitter: @TrevenMaae


High School
A four-star prospect, No. 52 defensive end in the country and No. 2 player in the state of Nevada by ESPN … Ranked No. 46 nationally among weakside defensive ends and third overall in the state in the 247 composite rating … Rated the No. 48 weakside defensive end and No. 4 player in Nevada according to Rivals … Selected to play in the 2019 Polynesian Bowl … Played senior season at Bishop Gorman High School after spending first three years at Kapolei High School in Kapolei, Hawaii … Coached by Kenny Sanchez at Bishop Gorman … A USA Today first-team All-Nevada selection on the defensive line … Named first-team All-Southwest League as a senior … Finished with eight sacks and 14 tackles for loss along with 44 tackles … Recorded at least half a tackle for loss in 11 of 14 games, helping lead Bishop Gorman to a Nevada 4A state title … Turned in best game of the year against Foothill HS on Nov. 16, recording two sacks, 3.5 tackles for loss and nine tackles … An honorable mention All-Hawaii selection by ScoringLive as a junior at Kapolei HS … Selected honorable mention all-state by the Honolulu Star Advertiser … A second-team All-Oahu Interscholastic Association selection … Finished season with six sacks and 8.5 tackles for loss … Had five sacks and 23 tackles as a sophomore … Chose Oregon over Air Force, Arizona State, Army, Boise State, California, Duke, Hawaii, Louisville, Navy, Nebraska, Nevada, Oklahoma, TCU, USC, Utah, Utah State, Vanderbilt, Virginia and Washington.

Cristobal says: "Another guy with tremendous growth potential and size. A guy that stuck by us early on in a tight recruiting battle, and never wavered."

Patrick Herbert
Tight End
Eugene, Ore. (Sheldon HS)
6-6, 233
Twitter: @PHerbert14

 
High School
Consensus four-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Tabbed as the No. 1 overall recruit in the state of Oregon by 247Sports and No. 3 by ESPN … Consensus top-ranked tight end in Oregon … Ranked the No. 235 overall prospect and the No. 10 tight end by Rivals … Listed as the No. 356 overall player by 247Sports and the No. 16 tight end in the country … Ranked the No. 12 tight end-Y by ESPN … A three-year letterman at Sheldon High School … Coached by Josh Line … Helped lead Sheldon to a Southwest Conference championship and a runner-up finish in the state tournament as a senior … A USA Today first-team All-Oregon selection at tight end … Earned first-team 6A All-State honors by The Oregonian as a tight end and honorable mention recognition as a punter, while also claiming first-team All-Southwest League honors as a tight end and second-team accolades as a punter … Had 43 receptions for 797 yards and 11 touchdowns on offense, while finishing with 69 tackles, 10 tackles for loss and seven sacks … Named first-team Oregon 6A All-State as a tight end and honorable mention as a defensive lineman by The Oregonian as a junior … Claimed first-team All-Southwest Conference honors as both a tight end and defensive lineman … Had 34 receptions for 462 yards and nine touchdowns, while finishing with 66 tackles, 13 TFLs and two sacks in 2017… Finished sophomore season with 22 catches for 300 yards and two TDs … Also earned first-team All-Southwest Conference accolades in basketball as a junior … Chose Oregon over California, Florida, Nebraska, Oregon State and Penn State.

Cristobal says: "If Patrick Herbert wasn't close to us, he'd be a really, really hard recruit to get. Everybody in the country was recruiting him, and we're very lucky to get him over here. He's just scratching the surface."

Mase Funa
Linebacker
Anaheim, Calif. (Mater Dei HS)
6-3, 245
Twitter: @Mase_Funa47

 
High School
Consensus four-star prospect and top 100 player by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Finished No. 50 overall and the No. 8 player in the state of California in the 247Sports composite rating … Ranked the No. 5 overall outside linebacker in the class and No. 55 overall in the ESPN300 … The No. 4 inside linebacker in the nation and No. 62 overall prospect by 247Sports … Top-ranked inside linebacker in California by 247Sports and the top strong-side defensive end in the state by Rivals … Rivals rated him the No. 77 player in the country and the No. 6 strong-side defensive end … Consensus top 11 player in California … Invited to play in the Polynesian Bowl … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Missed senior season at Mater Dei High School with an injury  … Coached by Bruce Rollinson … As a junior, earned first-team All-CIF Southern Section and first-team OC Register All-County honors … Helped the Monarchs capture the CIF Division 1 Southern Section championship and national title with a 15-0 record … Also earned first-team All-Trinity League recognition after finishing with 52 tackles, 6.5 sacks, three forced fumbles and two interception returns for touchdowns … Chose Oregon over BYU, California, Florida State, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Oregon State, Tennessee, Texas, UCLA, USC and Utah.

Cristobal says: "This guy's a big-time difference maker. He lets you know how he feels when he gets to you and tackles you. This guy's gonna knock you back and make you feel it."

Brandon Dorlus
Defensive Lineman
Deerfield Beach, Fla. (Deerfield Beach HS)
6-4, 260
Twitter: @Brandon_Dorlus


High School
Consensus three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 67 defensive end in the nation by ESPN and the No. 80 player in the state of Florida … Also the No. 11 defensive end in Florida by ESPN … Ranked the No. 69 strong-side defensive end in the 247Sports composite rating … A two-year letterman at Deerfield Beach High School …  Coached by Jevon Glenn … As a senior, earned first-team All-Broward County honors from both the Sun Sentinel and Miami Herald after helping lead Deerfield Beach to a 12-2 record, a District 8-A 11 championship and a spot in the 8A FHSAA Football semifinals … Finished season with 74 tackles, 27 tackles for loss, 11 sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and an interception (returned for TD) … Spent freshman and sophomore years at Calvary Christian High School, lettering as a sophomore … Chose Oregon over Auburn, Baylor, Buffalo, Clemson, Florida, FIU, FAU, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa State, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville, Missouri, NC State, Northern Illinois, Ole Miss, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Rutgers, Southern Miss, Syracuse, Temple, Tennessee, USF, Utah, Virginia and Virginia Tech.

Cristobal says: "Former basketball player who has not been playing football for a long time, and you couldn't tell. He's got exactly what you want as a defensive lineman. He's gonna be an awesome player here, and we appreciate he and his family letting him come a long way to play here, and be a part of this family."

Isaac Townsend
Outside Linebacker
Arvada, Colo. (Ralston Valley Senior HS)
6-5, 241
Twitter: @IsaacTownsend13


High School
Consensus three-star and top four prospect in the state of Colorado by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 2 player in Colorado and the No. 30 weakside defensive end in the nation by Rivals … Tabbed the No. 4 player in Colorado by ESPN and 247Sports … Coached by Matt Lloyd at Ralston Valley Senior High School … Named second-team 5A all-state as a senior ... Selected to BSN Denver's All-Colorado High School Football Team ... Finished senior season with 51 tackles, 11 for loss, and three sacks … Had multiple tackles in every game and multiple tackles for loss four times, helping lead Ralston Valley to a 5A state quarterfinal appearance … A second-team 5A all-state selection as a junior … Named first-team All-Mount Wilson League … Made 65 tackles, including 15 for loss, and had six sacks … Recorded multiple tackles for loss in four games, including a season-high of four … Also a standout in basketball … Chose Oregon over Boise State, Iowa State, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington State and others.

Cristobal says: "His upside is off the charts. At 6-5 and a half, going on 6-6, he's looking like he's on his way to 250 and beyond. Length, size, explosiveness. Hard worker. Big weight-room guy."

Camden Lewis
Kicker
Cornelius, N.C. (Hough HS)
6-0, 185
Twitter: @CamdenLewis11

 
High School
Consensus top 10 kicker by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked a five-star prospect by Chris Sailer Kicking … A three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and in the 247Sports composite rating … Fourth-ranked kicker in the 247Sports composite rating … Ranked the No. 4 kicker by 247Sports, No. 5 by Rivals and No. 10 by ESPN … The champion of the 2018 NC Fall Camp on kickoffs, field goals and overall … 2018 Vegas XXXI class of 2019 field goal last man standing … 2018 Vegas XXXI field goal finalist … 2018 Vegas XXI class of 2019 kickoff champion … 2018 Top 12 Camp invitee … 2017 Vegas XXIX class of 2019 field goal last man standing … 2017 Top 12 Camp invitee … 2016 Vegas XXVIII class of 2019 field goal champion … 2016 NC Summer Camp field goal champion and 2016 Fall Camp field goal champion … Coached by Matt Jenkins at Hough High School … Named 2018 I-MECK 4A Punter/Kicker of the Year after making 13 field goals with a long of 52 yards as a senior … Scored 82 points for WAHHS including 58 PATs … Averaged 58.1 yards on 84 kickoffs … As a junior, he connected on five field goals and 55 PATs for 70 total points … Had a season-long 51-yard field goal … Chose Oregon over East Carolina and Minnesota.

Cristobal says: "Strong leg, kicks it out of the end zone, can split the uprights from 52 to 55 pretty consistently. Good opportunity for us to continue to elevate the competition at the specialist positions."

Ge'mon Eaford
Linebacker
Deerfield Beach, Fla. (Deerfield Beach HS)
6-2, 230
Twitter: @Gemon_J_Wilson


High School
Consensus four-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Rated the No. 7 outside linebacker, No. 11 player in the state of Florida and No. 74 overall in the ESPN300 … Top outside linebacker in Florida by ESPN and No. 3 by 247Sports … Ranked No. 178 overall in the 247 composite rating as well as the No. 9 outside linebacker and No. 32 player in Florida … Rated the No. 23 weak-side defensive end in the class by Rivals … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Invited to the Under Armour All-American Game … A four-year letterman and three-year all-county selection at Deerfield Beach High School … Coached by Jevon Glenn … As a senior, earned first-team All-Broward County honors from the Sun Sentinel and Miami Herald after helping lead Deerfield Beach to a 12-2 record, a District 8-A 11 championship and a spot in the 8A FHSAA Football semifinals … A USA Today second-team All-Florida selection … Finished season with 81 tackles, 11 tackles for loss, three sacks, two interceptions, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries … Following junior season, named second-team Class 8A All-State and first-team Broward 8A-6A by the Sun Sentinel after helping lead DBHS to the District 8-A 11 championship … Totaled 67 tackles, 21 tackles for loss, 14 sacks, an interception and two fumble recoveries (1 for a TD) … Chose Oregon over Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Baylor, Bowling Green, Buffalo, Charlotte, Clemson, Florida, FAU, Florida State, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa State, Kansas State, Kentucky, Louisville, LSU, Maryland, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, Missouri, NC State, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Penn State, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Rutgers, South Carolina, Syracuse, Tennessee, UCF, USF, Utah, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Wisconsin.

Cristobal says: "Not enough things can be said about Ge'mon. Not only as a football player. Lot of energy from my man."

Trikweze Bridges
Safety
Lanett, Ala. (Lanett HS)
6-3, 175
Twitter: @TrikwezeB_2

 
High School
Rated a four-star and top 15 prospect in the state of Alabama by ESPN and Rivals … Ranked No. 293 overall in the ESPN300, the No. 22 safety in the class and No. 13 in Alabama … Tabbed the top safety in Alabama and No. 25 at that positon in the class by Rivals … Also ranked the No. 9 player in Alabama by Rivals … Coached by Clifford Story Jr. at Lanett High School … A three-team all-state pick …. Set state career records for interceptions (36) and interceptions-return touchdowns (13) … A USA Today first-team All-Alabama selection at defensive back following senior season … Earned first-team Alabama Sports Writer Association 1A All-State recognition … Named Opelika-Auburn News' 2018 Defensive Player of the Year, as well as first-team all-area … Also earned Times-News All-Valley Football Player of the Year honors … Represent Alabama in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game  … Finished season with 89 tackles, four tackles for loss and nine interceptions while helping Lanett High School reach the Class 1A quarterfinals … Also had 27 receptions for 528 yards and 13 TDs … As a junior, claimed first-team Alabama Sports Writer Association 2A All-State honors after intercepting 10 passes while making 104 tackles, helping lead Lanett to a 2A state title as a junior … Caught 37 passes for 862 yards and nine touchdowns … Named first-team 2A all-state as a sophomore … Led all 2A players with 11 interceptions while making 90 tackles … Four-year letterman … Selected Oregon over Alabama, Duke, Florida, Florida Atlantic, Florida State, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisville, LSU, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Penn State, Southern Miss, Tennessee, Troy, UCF and others.

Cristobal says: "One thing that really stands out is his length. Long, long dude. Huge wingspan. .... He's a guy that's high football IQ. Super foundation of principles and values in the family home."

Lance Wilhoite
Wide Receiver
Nashville, Tenn. (Franklin Road Academy)
6-3, 175
Twitter: @SwaggyLance

High School
Consensus four-star and top wide receiver in the state of Tennessee by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Rated a top two player overall in Tennessee by ESPN and Rivals … Ranked the No. 55 overall prospect and the No. 10 wide receiver in the class by Rivals … Came in at No. 96 in the ESPN300 as the No. 13 wide out … Finished No. 134 overall in the 247Sports composite rating … Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Four-year letterman at Franklin Road Academy … Coached by Bill Whittemore ... Missed a good part of senior season due to injury … Turned in a breakout junior season in 2017 with 69 catches for 1,089 yards and 13 touchdowns … Had four 100-yard games, including 233 yards on 12 catches against Goodpasture Christian High School … Had a TD catch in eight games and double-digit receptions in three contests … Finished with 64 tackles and one interception … Totaled 17 catches for 273 yards and three TDs as a sophomore … Contributed 14 catches for 179 yards and a TD on offense as a freshman in 2016 … Added 34 tackles and an interception on the defensive side of the ball … Chose Oregon over Arkansas, Auburn, Cincinnati, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisville, LSU, Memphis, Miami, Mississippi State, Missouri, NC State, Ohio State, Ole Miss, Penn State, Purdue, South Carolina, Tennessee, South Florida, Vanderbilt and Virginia Tech.

Cristobal says: "Long, and we need more length at the wide receiver position. Great balance and body control. Does a great job with those 50/50 balls."

Josh Delgado
Wide Receiver
Carson, Calif. (IMG Academy (Fla.))
5-11, 180
Twitter: @JDe1gado

High School
Consensus four-star and top 250 prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Also a consensus top five wide receiver in the state of Florida … Tabbed the No. 197 overall recruit in the class and the No. 30 wide out by Rivals … Ranked the No. 205 prospect nationally, No. 26 wide receiver and No. 22 in Florida by 247Sports … Finished No. 241 in the ESPN300 … Had a 247Sports composite rating of No. 205 in the country and the No. 3 wide receiver in Florida … Invited to the  inaugural Pro Football Hall of Fame World Bowl … Advanced to The Opening Finals … Played senior year at IMG Academy after playing first three years at St. John Bosco High School in Bellflower, Calif. … Coached by Kevin Wright at IMG Academy … Had 12 catches for 157 yards and three TDs at IMG … Named to the Long Beach Press-Telegram's Preseason All-Area Team in 2018 before transferring … First-team All-Trinity League selection as a junior … Caught 55 passes for 960 yards and eight touchdowns while averaging 17.5 yards per reception … Surpassed the 100-yard mark five times … Averaged 16.9 yards per catch as a sophomore … Chose Oregon over Arizona State, Arkansas, Boston College, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oregon State, Purdue, San Diego State, UCF, UCLA, USC, Utah, Washington, Washington State and others.

Cristobal says: "Does it all. Guys love him. Very popular among the other guys because of his work ethic and how he performs."
 
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