When IMG Academy, the No. 1 team in the nation according to MaxPreps, invades the OC on Friday, it will face the country’s No. 3-ranked squad, Mater Dei.
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Greg Biggins of 247Sports offers up a list of the top players to watch on a field littered with future Division I stars.
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Class of 2019
Bru McCoy, No. 1 rated ATH, No. 4 player overall.
Mase Funa, No. 3 OLB, No. 46 player overall, Oregon commit.
Jeremiah Criddell, No. 5 S, No. 96 player overall, Oregon commit.
Sean Dollars, No. 1 APB, No. 170 player overall, Oregon commit.
Keyon Ware-Hudson, No. 20 DT, No. 310 player overall, Oregon commit.
Braedin HUffman-Dixon, No. 43 WR, No. 320 player overall, Colorado commit
Michael Martinez, No. 23 TE, No. 487 player overall, UCLA commit
William Nimmo, No. 5 S in CA.
Evan Bennett, No. 9 DT in CA, Oregon State commit.
Elias Ricks, No. 1 CB, No. 8 overall.
Bryce Young, No. 1 DT QB, No. 25 overall, USC commit
Myles Murao, No. 2 OG, No. 21 overall
Darion Green-Warren, No. 10 CB, No. 91 overall, Oklahoma commit.
No. 1 vs. No. 3
IMG vs. Mater Dei
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Nolan Smith, No. 1 rated DE and No. 1 player overall, Georgia commit.
Trey Sanders, No. 1 RB, No. 7 player overall.
Evan Neal, No. 6 OT, No. 25 player overall.
Noah Cain, No. 6 RB, No. 106 overall.
Dontae Lucas, No. 5 OG, No. 113 overall, Florida State commit.
Josh Delgado, No. 29 WR, No. 185 overall, Oregon commit.
Jaleel McRae, No. 12 OLB, No. 197 overall, Florida State commit.
Mikel Jones, No. 19 OLB, No. 305 player overall.
Briton Allen, No. 31 S, No. 357 overall.
Shamar Nash, No. 51 WR, No, 368 player overall, Arkansas commit.
Lejond Cavazos, No. 9 S, No. 184 overall, Ohio State commit.
Jordan Butler, No. 12 DT, No. 161 overall.
Josh Griffis, No. 18 DE, No. 433 overcall, Florida commit.