Recruiting Roundup

Guest Columnist
Posted Sep 20, 2013


Find out how BYU's recruits and commits are doing this season.

2014 Commits

Cedric Dale 5-9, 175 RB Hebron, TX vs. Fossil Ridge, won 30-23, ; season 7 rush 4 yds, 2 rec 27 yds, 1 KO rtn 24 yds, 1 ptn rtn 77 yds TD, 3 tackles

Trey Dye 5-11, 175 WR Cooper, TX at Midland Lee, lost 42-35, 13 rush 53 yds 2 TDs, 2 rec 48 yds; season 40 rush 234 yds 5 TDs, 9 rec 139 yds

Nick Kurtz 6-6, 205 WR Grossmont CC, Ca at San Diego Mesa, won 63-7, 5 rec 55 yds; season 10 rec 139 yds 3 TDs

Chandon Herring 6-7, 260 OL Perry, AZ at Gila Ridge, won 27-6, ; season 9 tackles, 1 sack, 5 pnk blks

Austin Chambers 6-4, 290 Shawnee Mission West, KS vs. South, won 23-8,

Zac Dawe 6-4, 265 DE/OL, Pleasant Grove, Ut, at Maple Mountain, won 45-14, 2 tackles; season 7 tackles, 3 sacks,

Sione Takitaki 6-3, 240 DE Heritage CA at Beaumont, won 49-13, 5 rush 51 yds, 4 tackles; season 25 rush 248 yds TD, 1 rec 9 yds, 12 tackles

Teancum Fuga 6-1, 300 DT Edison, Ca (BYE)

Earl Mariner 6-4, 300 DT Washburn Rural, KS at Highland Park, won 45-7, 1 int

Fred Warner 6-3, 205 LB Mission Hills, Ca vs. Bonita Vista, won 48-7, ; season 1 int, 1 blkd pnt

Tyler Cook 6-3, 220 LB Vista Murrieta, Ca at Yacaipa, won 52-13, 6 tackles, 3 QBH, 1 PD; season 17 tackles, 2 TFL, 1 sack/ 6 yds, 4 QBH, 2 PD, 2 FF

Kavika Fonua 5-10, 170 DB Syracuse, Ut vs. Davis, lost 21-7, 2 rush 3 yds, 8 tackles; season 37 rush 200 yds 3 TDs, 3 rec 59 yds Td, 29 tackles

Micheal Shelton 5-8, 165 DB Wakefield, NC at Southeast Raleight, won 42-11, 2 rec 17 yds, 3 tackles, 2 ints; season 6 rec 85 yds TD, 11 Tackles, 3 ints

Neil Pauu 6-4, 190 ATH Servite, Ca, at La Mirada, 38-14, 4 rec 46 yds; season 9 rec 111 yds

2015 Commits

Devin Kaufusi 6-6, 200 LB/DE Timpview, Ut, vs. Salem Hills, won 40-7, 2 tackles; season 18 tackles, 2 sacks

Will Sedgwick 6-2, 220 LB, Laguna Hills, Ca vs. Northwood, won 28-20, , ; season 1 sack/ 6 yds

Mika Tafua 6-3, 208 LB Kamehameha, HI vs. Punahou, lost, 24-0, 1 tackle, 1 sack, 1 FF; season (2 games) 7 tackles, 1 sack, 1 FF, 1 fum rec

Dayan Lake 5-11, 180 CB, Northridge, Ut at Viewmont, won 47-7, 12 rush 123 yds TD, 4 rec 64 yds TD, 5 tackles, 1 sack; season 57 rush 296 yds, 25 rec 280 yds 2 TDs, 12 tackles, 1 sack

2014 Recrutis

Hayden Griffitts 6-1, 195 QB West Orange, FL vs. Oak Ridge, won 53-24, 18 of 27 for 164 yds 2 TDs; season 23 of 38 for 553 yds 9 TDs

Alex Suchesk 5-10, 180 RB Mission Viejo, Ca vs. Don Bosco, NJ, won 28-25, 23 rush 70 yds 2 TDs; season 45 rush 347 yds 5 TDs

Mack Richards 6-1, 190 WR Alta, Ut vs. Allentown, NJ, won 44-7, 1 rec 4 yds, 1 pnt rtn 71 yds TD; season 27 rec 533 yds 6 TDs, 4 KO rtns 67 yds, 5 pnt rtns 99 yds TD

Jordan Washington 6-0, 175 WR Summit, Ca at Miller, won 24-17, 3 rec 77 yds TD, 1 rush 0 yds; season 5 rec 133 yds 2 TDs, 5 Tackles

Claude Garrett 6-3, 215 WR ND St Coll. Of Science, ND vs. Iowa Western CC, lost 25-0, 1 rec 12 yds, season 11 rec 110 yds, 2 tackles, 1 FF

Greg McPherson 6-3, 215, WR Ridgewater CC, MN vs. Northland Coum. Tech, won 19-14, 1 rec 25 yds; season 2 rec 40 yds

Ricky Carrigan 6-2, 190 WR Cerritos CC, Ca vs. Fullerton, lost 38-14, 6 rec 63 yds; season 11 rec 115 yds

Mikail Parr 6-1, 185 WR Long Beach CC, Ca at Ventura, lost 44-42, 2 rec 37 yds TD; season 3 rec 50 yds TD

Nick Jones 6-3, 178 WR Valencia, CA vs. Chaminade, lost 56-34, 8 rec 232 yds 3 TDs; season 9 rec 260 yds 4 TDs

Matt Bushman 6-5, 200 TE Sabino, Az vs. Desert Edge, lost 55-21, 6 rec 153 yds 2 TDs, 2 KO rtns 25 yds; season 17 rec 363 yds 5 TDs, 1 rush -6 yds, 2 KO rtns 25 yds

Damien Mama 6-5, 340 OL, St. Johns Bosco, Ca vs. Chandler, won 52-31,

Tejan Koroma 6-0, 250 OL, Allen Tx, at Richardson, won 52-7,

Uriah Leiataua 6-4, 230 DE, Dominguez, Ca at Compton, won 54-7,

Auggie Amone 6-1, 226 DE Dr. Phillips, Fl vs. vs. Seminole, won 42-7, ; season 8 tackles, 1 sack

Sione Taumoeanga 6-2, 290 DT Roosevelt, OR, vs. Cleveland, won 48-26, 3 rush 5 yds, 2 TDs, 7 tackles, 2 sacks; season 5 rush 10 yds 3 TDs, 7 tackles, 2 sacks/ 10 yds

Semise Kofe 6-2, 275 DT Roosevelt, OR, vs. Cleveland, won 48-26, 1 rush, 2 yds TD, 13 tackles, 3 sacks/27 yds; season 3 rush 13 yds TD, 13 tackles, 3 sacks/27 yds

Isaiah Kaufusi 6-2, 175 LB Brighton, Ut vs. Cottonwood, won 31-3, 2 rec 9 yds, 7 tackles, 2 sacks; season 8 rec 107 yds, 28 tackles, 3 sacks, 2 ints

Kyle Griffitts 6-2, 210 LB West Oragne, FL, vs. Oak Ridge, won 53-24, 1 rec 9 yds TD; season 5 rec 62 yds 3 TDs

Chandler Leniu 6-0, 225 LB St. John Bosco, Ca vs. Chandler, won 52-31, 23 tackles; season 47 tackles

Lolomana’ia Wolfgramm 6-0, 220 LB, Dr. Phillips, FL vs. Seminole, won 42-7, ; season 13 tackles

Aaron Washington, 5-9, 170 CB Central Catholic, OR vs. Lake Oswego, won 35-14, 4 tackles, 1 KO rtn 20 yds, 2 pnt rtns 6 yds; season 16 tackles, 1 TFL, 1 int, 1 PD, 2 FF, 2 KO rtns 91 yds, 6 pnt rtns 52 yds

Jonah Trinnaman, 5-10, 175 CB American Fork, Ut vs. Riverton, won 28-25, 3 rush 10 yds, 8 rec 64 yds, 5 tackles, 1 KO rtn 48 yds; season 6 rush 78 yds TD, 21 rec 311 yds 2 TDs, 14 tackles, 1 sack, 1 PD, 1 Blk fg, 1 KO rtn 48 yds

Courtland Sutton 6-3, 195 DB Brenham, Tx at Magnolia West, won 27-7, 2 rec 25 yds; season 6 rec 116 yds 2 TDs

Wesley Sutton 5-10, 160 DB Chandler, Az vs. St. John Bosco, lost 52-31, ; season 3 tackles, 2 ints

2015 Recruits

Kimane Domena 6-2, 185 QB/Ath Roosevelt, OR, vs. Cleveland, won 48-26, 15 of 19 for 305 yds, 2 TDs, 10 rush 68 yds TD; season 35-54 for 575 yds 2 TDs, 46 rush 279 yds 3 TDs

Eric Dungey 6-4, 190 QB Lakeridge, OR vs. North Salem, won 48-7, 16 of 20 for 252 yds 4 TDs, 4 rush 76 yds 2 TDs; season 51 of 75 for 837 yds 12 TDs Int, 14 rush 145 yds 2 TDs

Sheriron Jones, 6-2, 185 QB Rancho Verde, Ca vs. Great Oak, lost 43-42, 22 of 34 for 250 yds 4 TDs; season 60 of 84 for 907 yds 11 TDs, 1 rush 9 yds

Bridger Cowdin 5-11, 182 RB, Desert Hills, Ut, at Cedar, won 25-0, 16 rush 50 yds, 2 rec 20 yds, 1 KO rtn 30 yds; season 71 rush 424 yds, 5 TDs, 7 rec 57 yds, 4 KO rtns 111 yds

Bolu Olorunfunmi 5-11, 205 RB Clovis North, CA vs. Buhach Colony, won 40-38, 15 rush 117 yds 2 TDs

Cameron Scarlett 6-1, 210 RB Central Catholic, OR vs. Lake Oswego, won 35-14, 13 rush 57 yds 2 TDs, 4 rec 70 yds; season 40 rush 472 yds 6 TDs, 9 rec 188 yds TD, 3 KO rtns 135 yds

Myles Gaskin 5-9, 180 RB O’Dea, WA, at Ballard, won 49-7, 2 rush 83 yds, 2 TDs; season 16 rush 274 yds, 4 TDs

Justice Shelton-Moseley 5-10, 160 RB/WR Capital Christian, Ca vs. Lathrop, won 21-12, 15 rush 164 yds, 3 TDs, 1 rec 8 yds, 8 tackles; season 1 of 1 for 37 yds TD, 42 rush 431 yds 8 Tds, 2 rec 100 yds TD, 24 tackles

Makelty Davis 6-0, 178 WR North-Torrance, Ca, vs. Leuzinger, won 61-0, ; season 6 rec 53 yds

Jaylinn Hawkins 6-1, 164 WR Buena Park, Ca vs. Magnolia, won 66-13, 3 rec 17 yds, 2 tackles, 1 int/ 1 yds, 1 PD; season 10 rec 132 yds TD, 18 tackles, 2 ints/ 39 yds, 3 PD, 2 pnt rtns 29 yds

Cedric Peterson 6-2, 164 WR Rancho Verde, Ca vs. Great Oak, lost 43-42, 1 rec 10 yds TD; season 17 rec 270 yds 4 TDs

Carter Nielson 6-3, 300 OL Green Valley, NV at Coronado, lost 25-21,

Bar Milo 6-6, 305 OL Chaminade, Ca at Valencia, won 56-34,

Jake Grant 6-4, 265 OL Horizon, Az vs. Millennium, won 34-14, ; season 5 pnk blks, 2 tackles

Semisi Uluave 6-4, 301 Punahou, HI vs. Kamehameha, won 24-0,

Alex Neale 6-3, 290 OL Eastside Catholic, Wa vs. Eastlake, lost 27-21,

Tyler Whisenhunt, 6-3, 265 OL, California, Ca vs. Castro Valley, won 48-31,

Tevita Halalilo 6-6, 323 OL Rancho Verde, CA, vs. Great Oak, lost 43-42,

James Empey 6-4, 265 OL American Fork, Ut vs. Riverton, won 28-25, 9 tackles; season 18 tackles, 1 PD

Kieffer Longson 6-7, 290 OL Dougherty Valley, Ca vs. American, won 14-13

Isaiah Frame 6-4, 240 DE Orem, Ut, vs. Murray, won 56-7,

Thomas Toki 6-2, 285 DT Juanita, Wa vs. Monroe, won 42-20,

Finton Connolly 6-3, 255 DT Campo Verde, Az vs. Gilbert, won 31-8, 2 Tackles, 1.5 sacks, 4 QBH; season 20 tackles, 4 sacks, 5 QBH, 1 safety, 1 FF

Breiden Fehoko 6-3, 275 DT Farrington, Hi, vs. McKinley, 7 tackles, 3 TFL, 1.5 sacks, ; season 37 tackles, 14.5 sacks, 14 TFL, 4 FF, 1 blkd pnt

Josh Souifua 6-2, 280 DT Alta, Ut vs. Allentown, NJ, won 44-7, 3 tackles; season 15 tackles, 0.5 sacks/ 3 yds, 1 QBH

Ryan Fines 6-3, 290 DT, Manatee, FL vs. Friendship, won 23-13, 3 tackles, 1 QBH, 1 Fum rec; season 8 tackles, 1 QBH, 2 fum rec

Cameron Smith 6-3, 220 LB, Granite Bay, Ca vs. Freedom, won 47-20, 7 tackles, 1 PD; season 24 tackles, 1.5 TFL, 1 int/ 18 yds, 1 PD

Hayden Haupt 6-1, 210 LB, Clovis Noth, CA, vs. Buhach Colony, won 40-38,

Porter Gustin 6-3, 220 LB/QB, Salem Hills, Ut at Timpview, lost 40-7, 1 tackle, 2 QBH; season 48 of 80 for 928 yds 11 TDs, 2 ints, 30 rush 233 yds TD, 15 tackles, 4 QBH

Zayne Anderson 6-1, 175 S, Stansbury, Ut at Uintah, won 35-14, ; season 10 rush 61 yds 2 Tds, 22 tackles, 5 PD

Billy Nelson 6-1, 185 DB Roosevelt, OR, vs. Cleveland, won 48-26, 3 rush 20 yds, 5 rec 110 yds 2 TDs, 2 KO rtns 78 yds; season 9 rush 52 yds, 7 rec 155 yds 2 TDs, 4 KO rtns 127 yds, 1 pnt rtn 4 yds

Keivon Ramsey 6-1, 170 DB, Judson, TX, at Churchill, won 28-6, ; season 28 tackles, 2 ints, 1 FF, 3 PBU, 5 pnt rtns 42 yds

Bryce Barker 6-3, 180 ATH, Beaverton, OR vs. South Salem, lost 28-22, ; season 10 rec 162 yds TD, 1 rush 17 yds TD, 1 of 1 for 48 yds TD, 2 ints

JoJo Henderson 6-2, 195 ATH, Olympus, Ut at Taylorsville, won 34-7, 4 rush 39 yds TD, 1 rec 18 yds, 1 tackle, 2 ints; season 5 rush 41 yds TD, 1 rec 18 yds, 3 tackles 2 ints

2016 Recruits

Ben Sukut 6-1, 185 WR/DB Capistrano Valley Christian, Ca vs. Sage Hill, won 42-7, 5 rec 71 yds TD, 4 tackles, 1 pnt rtn 19 yds; season 13 rec 188 yds 3 TDs, 1 of 1 for 26 yds TD, 10 tackles, 1 sack, 3 QBH, 1 FF, 5 pnt rtns 82 yds

Paul Finau 6-2, 290 DT Juanita, Wa vs. Monroe, won 42-20,

(Note: The stats are from the deseretnews.com, maxpreps.com, scoringlive.com and various other newspaper articles, some times from interviews with the recruits themselves. Quite a few of the stats are obviously incomplete, but totals are just what I have found.)


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