Recruiting Round-Up: Springfield Central

January 26, 2022

Things are going quite well for Springfield Central.  On Wednesday, we spoke with Bill Watson, the interim coach for the Div. 1 state champs. He gave us the latest college info on some of his players, as they are getting recruited by schools at every level. We talked first about wide receiver Joe Griffin, who has signed with Boston College. Watson said that other schools tried to jump into the…


Recruiting: Vinatieri name making the rounds again as Adam’s son AJ gets closer to college decision

January 19, 2022

It’s been 20 years (to the day) of Adam Vinatieri’s Snow Bowl kicks against the Raiders. Feel old? You’re about to feel even older. Vinatieri’s son AJ is a senior at Zionsville High School in Indiana and is currently one of the most sought after kickers (and punters) in the country. The younger Vinatieri has grown up carrying the famous last name, but as he pursues his own path towards…


Recruiting: Wednesday was a special day for New England’s Division One recruits. It was full of excitement and emotion

December 19, 2021

Signing Day is a day full of excitement and emotion. A day when young men across the country sign their letters of intent to play at the school of their choice. It is the culmination of a players high school career and the start of the next chapter of their football journey. The day is filled with lots of mixed motions for parents and players alike. The two common themes…


Recruiting: What I look for as a coach in recruits

December 16, 2021

In college football the margin between winning and losing is often miniscule. Many games are won and lost based on a handful of plays. However, those games are not won just on Saturdays, but in the months and years prior as programs recruit to close the gap with teams above them and extend the gap of teams behind them. Those 4-5 plays in a game could be years in the…


Recruiting: Several high profile New England prospects expected to sign on Wednesday

December 13, 2021

Several high profile prospects in the Class of 2022 are expected to sign their letters of intent on Wednesday. The early signing date means that seniors in high schools can sign their letters and potentially on campus by January depending on their credit situation. Several local high profile prospects are expected to sign on Wednesday. Four star Lawrence Academy offensive tackle Ty Chan will sign his letter with Notre Dame….


Recruiting: Ayden Pereira commits to Maine

November 10, 2021

One of the top recruits in the state for the Class of 2022 has committed. Central Catholic quarterback Ayden Pereira announced tonight he has committed to the University of Maine. Committed! Let’s work 🐻💙@BlackBearsFB @Coach_Charlton @CoachDresner @Coach__Flores @CCRaider_FBall @M2_QBacademy — Ayden Pereira (@Ayden_Pereira17) November 9, 2021 I caught up with Ayden and asked him why he ultimately chose Maine. “I felt like it was a great fit. I could…


Recruiting: Tyler Martin commits to Arizona

September 16, 2021

It’s official Buckingham Browne and Nichols four star linebacker Tyler Martin has committed to Arizona. 🔴COMMITTED🔵 #ItsPersonal #DesertRising #TwentyTucson @CoachJeddFisch @FBCoachDBrown @AaronVanHorn11 @CoachPart @MDohertyFB @Coach_Willey_FB — Tyler Martin (@tylermartin5bbn) September 16, 2021 Citing a relationship with Wildcats defensive coordinator Don Brown among other reasons, Martin picked Arizona over schools like Nebraska, Virginia Tech and Arkansas. Martin, who was garnering college interest in middle school originally committed to Michigan but…