Thursday, June 30, 2011

Leesburg's D'Mauri Jones standout at USF, June 16, 2011

The Prospector -- WP's Blake
McClain, Leesburg's D'mauri
Jones standout at USF

June 16, 2011|By Chris Hays, The Prospector

OK, now that we have become sufficiently aware of the performances this past weekend at
USF Sling&Shoot of top players Dvario Montgomery, Winter Park WR-DB, and Vernon
Hargreaves III, Tampa Wharton WR-DB, let's take a look at the rest of the field.

Leesburg's D'Mauri Jones standout at USF, June 16, 2011

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

There is talk of a State Football Championship in Leesburg, 6-28-11

Will the Jackets play at Florida Citrus Bowl twice in 2011?

There is talk of a State Football Championship in Leesburg

By Gerald Lacey
Staff Writer
Carver Heights Quarterback Club
June 28, 2011

LEESBURG - The Jackets open the 2011 season at the Florida Citrus Bowl and have dreams of finishing there in December in the Class 7A State Championship game. Leesburg will have it's first legitimate chance to capture a third state title in Leesburg High School history . The Jackets will have it's most explosive offensive team since 1992 when they were led by Oran Singleton, Steve Gooden and Ty Lawrence. This year's Jackets are stacked with NCAA FBS talent and a coaching staff with a impressive resume. Last year produced the Jackets first winning season since 2007.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Leesburg's Dondelaro Crosby headed to Missouri State Univ. today, June 9, 2011


June 9, 2011

LEESBURG - Leesburg's Dondelaro Crosby will continue his football career after receiving a full scholarship to play football at Missouri State University. Dondelaro Crosby becomes the first player to sign a letter of intent in the Randy Trivers era. Crosby gives all the credit to Trivers and his coaching staff for helping him get the opportunity to play at the next level.

"I am very excited and fortunate to play
college football," said Crosby "Our new coaching staff played a very important role in my recruiting before they got here there were no schools looking at me."


D' Mauri Jones commits to Miami June 21, 2011

Wide receiver D'Mauri Jones (Leesburg, Fla./Leesburg) is the latest piece of Al Golden's plan.

The 6-foot-2, 175-pounder became the 16th member of the Miami Hurricanes recruiting class Monday evening after taking a visit to the campus last weekend.

Members of the Hurricanes coaching staff got a first-hand look at Jones over the spring and offered him.

"I was always interested in Miami from the minute they came by in spring," Jones said. "The position coach [George McDonald] actually came down and evaluated me and then he offered on the spot.

D' Mauri Jones Gaining Steam, June 8, 2011

Corey Long Recruiting Blog
June 8, 2011

As good as this spring has been for rising senior wide receiver D'Mauri Jones (Leesburg,
Fla./Leesburg), things could have been even better if he had the chance to play in a spring

But Mother Nature had other ideas. FOR MORE CLICK BELOW

Cardinal with two recruits on ESPNU 150

June 8, 2011 10:16 am PT

ESPN is out with the its top 150 recruits for the class of 2012. Two of them are committed to play football for the
Stanford Cardinal next year.

Noor Davis, an outside linebacker from Florida, made news by committing early to Stanford last month. The 6’4, 225-pound, 4-star athlete is listed as 18th on the ESPNU 150 list.

Alex Carter is a 6’1, 190-pound athlete. The Virginia high school star is ranked 115th on the list. Carter was the first member of the class of 2012 to commit. Officially the 4-star player is listed as an “athlete.”