Marquette Washington, RB, 5-11, 213, Fontana, Calif. (Kaiser HS)
High School: Washington played at Kaiser High School in Fontana, Calif. He played running back for the Cats and helped his team win the CIF championship in his senior season. In his senior season, Washington carried the ball 245 times for 1,850 and scored 19 touchdowns. He was selected Sunkist MVP in his senior season and was also the CIF offensive MVP. In his junior season, Washington rushed the ball 175 times for 1,075 yards and 17 touchdowns.
Thomas Warren, DB, 5-11, 175, Phoenix, Ariz. (Mountain Point HS)
High School: Warren attended Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, Ariz., where he participated in both football and track & field. On the football team, Warren played both running back and defensive back for The Pride. He also ran the 100m and 400m competitions for the track team. In his senior season, Warren ran for 1,000 yards, scored 15 touchdowns and recorded 25 tackles as he helped his team to a 12-2 record and a state championship appearance. Warren was named an Arizona top athlete and top running back by Scout.com.
Dalton Rocha, LB, 5-11, 215 Ventura, Calif. (St. Bonaventure HS)
High School: Rocha was a standout linebacker for St. Bonaventure High School. As a senior, Rocha recorded 75 tackles, 28 tackles for a loss and 17 sacks. He was named a first team all-League selection and well as defensive lineman of the year honors. He helped his team to an 11-2 record during his senior season. Rocha also earned first team all-CIF and first team all-State awards. As a junior, Rocha was named a second team all-League pick, after recording 55 tackles, 13 tackles for a loss and 11 sacks on the season and helping his team to a 10-3 record.
Spence Veli-Faatoalia, OL, 6-2, 295, La Mirada, Calif. (La Mirada HS)
High School: Veti-Faatoalia played from La Mirada High School as an offensive lineman. In his senior season Veli-Faatoalia helped his team earn a league championship as his team finished with a 10-2 record. He was named first team all-league as a senior and was also named an AIGA Foundation Polynesian All-American. As a junior, Veli-Faatoalia was named a second team all-league player.
Jerrion Burton, CB, 5-11, 163, Rialto, Calif. (Eisenhower HS)
High School: Burton started two seasons for Eisenhower High School at both defensive back and wide receiver. As a senior, Burton was named to the first team all-CBL and invited to the San Bernidino vs. Riverside All Star Game as well as the Arizona vs. California All Star Game. In his senior season, Burton intercepted two passes and returned one for a touchdown. He had 40 tackles and also recovered three fumbles. As a wide receiver he caught 34 passes for 565 yards and seven touchdowns and helped his team become co-league champions. In his junior season, Burton led the team with three interceptions and returned one for a touchdown. He also had 70 tackles, one forced fumble and seven pass breakups.
Thomas McGwire, OT, 6-5, 263, Rancho Cocamamgo, Calif. (Los Osos HS)
High School: McGwire played at Los Osos High School in Rancho Cucamango, Calif. as an offensive tackle. He helped his team reach the CIF Southern Section football playoffs in both his junior and senior season. In his senior season McGwire was selected first team all-league and was selected to the Riverside/San Bernardino All-Star game.
Rodney Butler, OLB, 6-2, 205, Palm Springs, Calif. (Palm Springs HS)