Four star prospect by ESPN.com … No. 3 overall prospect from the state of Utah by ESPN.com … No. 28 defensive end prospect nationally by ESPN.com … 2013 4A All-State First Team by the Deseret News … Salt Lake Tribune and USA Today All-State First Team … helped lead Timpview to a 14-1 record and the 2013 4A State Championship … totaled 71 tackles and 18.5 sacks his senior year … totaled 59 tackles and 8.5 sacks as a junior at No. 15 Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas … helped Bishop Gorman to a 15-1 record and its fourth consecutive state championship … named Las Vegas Review Journal 2012 All-State First Team … also recruited by Arizona State, Utah and Utah State
SIONE TAKITAKI: LB, 6-3, 240, Heritage (Calif.) High School
Three star prospect by ESPN.com, Scout.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports.com … No. 24 inside linebacker in the nation and No. 49 overall prospect from California by ESPN.com … All-CIF Southern Section Central Division and Defensive Player of the Year … helped Heritage High School to a 13-1 record as a senior with 81 tackles, including 74 solo takedowns and 3.5 sacks … totaled 193 tackles over his three-year varsity career with 162 solo tackles, 21.5 sacks and 42.5 tackles for loss while also adding a blocked punt, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and one interception … also played offense as a junior and senior, totaling 1,673 yards rushing and 25 touchdowns to average 7.12 yards per carry … long run as a junior was 53 yards and he broke off an 80-yard gallop as a senior … added nine receptions for 125 yards and one touchdown to average 13.9 yards per catch … recruited by Arizona, Boise State, Nevada, San Diego State, San Jose State, Utah, Washington State, Wisconsin
EARL MARINER: DL, 6-4, 300, Washburn Rural (Kan.) High School
No. 15 overall prospect from Kansas by ESPN.com and No. 17 Kansas recruit by 247Sports.com … Topeka Citizen Journal All-Class 6A All-State and All-City selection … invitee to prestigious Kansas Shrine Bowl, 41st annual game featuring states top players … averaged 3 tackles per game as defensive tackle in middle of Washburn Rural defense … had 12 tackles, seven solo takedowns, two quarterback hurries and one interception for the Blues in four games of action in 2013 … No. 49 prospect from Kansas overall by MaxPreps.
URIAH LEIATAUA: DL, 6-3, 245, Dominguez (Calif.) High School
Three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Scout.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports.com … No. 33 weakside defensive end by Rivals.com … No. 69 defensive end nationally by Scout.com … All-CIF Defense First Team and All-CIF Southeast Division selection … San Gabriel Valley League MVP and second-team Press Telegraph Dream Team honoree … helped lead Dominquez High School to an 8-4 record and 4-1 league finish in 2013 … recorded 24 sacks over the past two seasons, tracking down opponent quarterbacks 13 times as a senior and 11 times as a junior … 4.8 40-yard dash with 275 bench press … exceptional student achieving a 4.2 grade point average including advanced placement credits … recruited by Stanford, Colorado, Colorado State, UCLA, USC, Washington State, Wisconsin, Yale
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