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2019 5-star ATH Quavaris Crouch sets visit to Michigan
Michigan will be hosting the No. 1 athlete prospect in the Class of 2019, Quavaris Crouch, on June 15, as confirmed by Land of 10.
The visit by the 5-star running back and linebacker from Charlotte (N.C.) Harding University was first reported by Steve Lorenz of 247Sports. This will be Crouch’s first visit to Michigan since last summer (July 27-29).
“The visit was great, and I had a lot of fun,” Crouch told 247Sports’ Michael Clark after that visit. “I saw the facilities and they were really nice. The campus was also great. I like how everything is so close.
The 6-foot-3, 238-pound running back and linebacker has offers to play for Alabama, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Michigan, South Carolina, Stanford, Tennessee, Kentucky, LSU, N.C. State, North Carolina, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Texas, Texas A&M, USC, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.
Crouch’s primary recruiter at Michigan is running backs coach Jay Harbaugh, while safeties coach Chris Partridge has played a significant role.
For Harding University in 2017, Crouch ran the ball for 3,142 yards and 31 touchdowns. On defense, he logged 42 tackles and 14 sacks.
Crouch is ranked No. 14 in the nation, No. 1 at his position and No. 1 in North Carolina, according to 247Sports composite.
2020 LB Kalel Mullings growing relationship with Michigan’s Don Brown
Michigan, Boston College and Penn State are among the schools at the top of the list for Boston (Mass.) Milton Academy 2019 4-star outside linebacker Kalel Mullings.
He will make a trip to see the Wolverines for the annual BBQ at the Big House on July 28.
“I have been up to Michigan a few times already, so this trip I am looking forward to meeting the other recruits and also spending time with the coaches in a social setting,” he said.
On June 7 and June 9, Mullings participated in camps that featured Michigan coaches, including defensive coordinator Don Brown.
“My relationship with Coach Brown has been great,” Mullings said. “I was able to camp last Thursday [June 7] at Michigan’s satellite camp at University of Rhode Island. I worked out at linebacker and Coach Brown was one of the coaches, so I got a sample of his coaching style.
“On Saturday [June 9], I attended Michigan’s Big Man satellite camp at University of Massachusetts. I was able to watch the camp and talk to both UMass and Michigan coaches.”
The 6-foot-2, 215-pound linebacker, who can also play running back, has offers to Boston College, Michigan, Penn State, Clemson, Duke, Maryland, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Northwestern, Rutgers, San Jose State, Syracuse, UCLA, Vanderbilt, Virginia and Virginia Tech.
“I am feeling Michigan right now,” Mullings said. “Michigan is going to be one of my final five.”
Mullings is ranked No. 30 in the nation, No. 4 at his position and No. 2 in the state of Massachusetts, according to 247Sports.
2019 P/K Ryan Sanborn dishes on Michigan PWO offer
Three-star punter and kicker Ryan Sanborn has a sister who just finished her freshman year at Michigan. The Wolverines just offered the San Diego (Calif.) Francis Parker School standout a preferred walk-on spot to join the football team.
— Ryan Sanborn (@RSanbornKicks) June 9, 2018
“I got the offer on Friday [June 8] after touring the school and seeing the facilities with Coach [Don] Brown, which was super exciting,” Sanborn said. “Then, I competed in the specialists camp there the day after.
“The feedback I got was that right now my strong suit is kicking, but I can still develop into a very good punter as well.”
— Brandon Kornblue (@KornblueKicking) June 5, 2018
Depending on how he develops in the coming years, Sanborn would like to punt and kick at the next level.
The 6-foot-3, 195 pound senior has scholarship offers from Princeton, Yale, Columbia, Army and Air Force. He also has preferred walk-on offers from Washington State, Michigan and Northwestern.
“My favorite thing about Michigan is that it provides a great combination of academics and athletics,” he mentioned. “I also really like the coaching staff there as well as the relationship the players have with the coaches.”
According to 247Sports, Sanborn is ranked as the No. 3 kicker in the 2019 class, behind Altoona (Pa.) Bishop Guilfoyle Kolton McGhee, a West Virginia commit, and Hoover (Ala.) Will Reichard, an Alabama commit.
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