As you all know, our resident recruiting experts are no longer with us. Patrick and I will pick up the recruiting reins moving forward. Our former recruiting overlords left some large shoes to fill, and their effort is greatly appreciated. We hope you enjoy the content Patrick and I have planned in the future as much as you have in the past. Enjoy!
Sean Clifford is Elite
Elite 11 competition is underway at the Opening, and Clifford is vying for an MVP spot along with 11 other Quarterbacks hoping for the honor. Quarterbacks and Wide Receivers spend the first few days of the event going through different drills, while players from other positions will join them on July 7
10 Penn State targets on The Opening roster
The rosters spots for the this weeks “The Opening” are set, and in addition to current commit Sean Clifford, who holds one of the spots on team Mach SP, the list of Penn State targets attending the event includes Lamont Wade, Donovan Johnson, Matt Dotson, K.J. Hamler, D’Andre Swift, Mark Webb, Jr., Jordan Anthony, Ambry Thomas, Derek Pitts, and CJ Holmes. Speaking of...
CJ Holmes set to announce on July 8
CJ Holmes is set to announce his commitment with the help of Bleacher Report. While he had a top 3 of Penn State, Tennessee, and Syracuse at one point, Holmes is widely believed to be headed west and join the Fighting Irish. However, this is what Holmes himself had to say:
idk why the world is trying to tell me where im going lmaooo! Watch me break twitter on July 8th. ☕️— Cj Holmes (@CjHo1mes) July 5, 2016
Only i know where im going and i want it to stay that way .. Is that so much to ask? ...— Cj Holmes (@CjHo1mes) July 5, 2016
Matt Dotson set to announce as well
Another target that’s set to announce is Matt Dotson, whose list is down to Penn State and Michigan State. Right now it looks like it’s a Michigan State pick, but stay tuned for the official announcement.
An update on 2018 recruits
Penn State recently offered Warminster, PA Tight End Kyle Pitts ($), and Montvale, NU DE Dorian Hardy had good things to say about his recent visit as well. We’ll keep you updated as more 2018 news come to light.
That’s it for this week’s edition of Committany Nation. See you next week!