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January 2020

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Page 44 of 55 JANUARY 2020 45 FOOTBALL RECRUITING ROUNDUP Class Of 2020 • CB Landen Bartleson: Recorded three tackles in Danville (Ky.) Boyle County's (14-1) 31-13 triumph Louisville (Ky.) Central (8-6) in the semifinals of the Kentucky 4A state playoffs … Made three stops in Boyle County's 21-20 loss to Paintsville (Ky.) Johnson Central (15-0) in the championship game Dec. 7. Season completed. • DE Jordan Botelho: Helped lead Honolulu St. Louis (12-0) to a 45-6 victory over Kahuku (Hawai'i) High (9-4) in the final of the Division I Open Hawai'i state playoffs Nov. 29 … St. Louis is ranked as the No. 7 team in the country by MaxPreps. Season completed. • WR Jordan Johnson: Caught five passes for 84 yards in St. Louis De Smet's (14-0) 35-20 win against Joplin (Mo.) High (13-1) in the championship game of the Class 6 Missouri state playoffs Nov. 30. Season completed. • CB Clarence Lewis: Caught two passes for 49 yards and a touchdown in Middletown (N.J.) Mater Dei's (8-4) 27-25 loss to Wayne (N.J.) DePaul Catholic (7-4) in the championship game of the New Jersey Non-Public Group 3 state playoffs Dec. 7. Season completed. • TE Michael Mayer: Caught five passes for 95 yards and a score, plus notched seven tackles, in Park Hills (Ky.) Covington Catholic's (16-0) 28-0 win against Bowling Green (Ky.) High (9-4) in the semifinals of the 5A Kentucky state playoffs Nov. 29 … Caught five passes for 68 yards, plus notched seven tackles and two tackles for loss, in Covington Catholic's 14-7 triumph versus Lexington (Ky.) Frederick Douglass (14-1) in the championship game Dec. 7 … Was named the game's most valuable player. Season completed. • QB Drew Pyne: Completed 17 of 20 passes for 316 yards with three touch- downs, plus had eight rushing yards and a score, to lead New Canaan (Conn.) High (9-3) to a 42-7 victory against Wethersfield (Conn.) High (8-3) in the quar- terfinals of the Class L Connecticut State playoffs Dec. 4 … Did not play in New Canaan's 42-7 loss to Trumbull (Conn.) St. Joseph in the semifinals Dec. 9 due to a shoulder injury. Season completed. • RB Chris Tyree: Rushed nine times for 55 yards in Chester (Va.) Thomas Dale's (9-4) 29-7 loss to Chesapeake (Va.) Oscar Smith (12-1) in the quarterfi- nals of the 6A Virginia state playoffs Nov. 29. Season completed. Class Of 2021 • TE Cane Berrong: Caught four passes for 25 yards in Hartwell (Ga.) Hart County's (10-3) 17-16 defeat at the hands of Norcross (Ga.) Greater Atlanta Christian (12-1) in the quarterfinals of the Georgia 3A state playoffs Nov. 29. Season completed. • QB Tyler Buchner: Completed 22 of 46 passes for 296 yards with three touchdowns and one interception, while adding 18 rushes for 353 yards and five scores, in La Jolla (Calif.) The Bishop's School's (12-1) 75-59 loss to Oceanside (Calif.) El Camino (8-6) in the championship game of the California Interscholas- tic Federation San Diego Section Division II playoffs Nov. 29. Season completed. • WR Deion Colzie: Hauled in two passes for 70 yards and a touchdown in a 28-10 loss for Athens (Ga.) Academy's (11-1) against McDonough (Ga.) Eagle's Landing Christian Academy (11-1) in the quarterfinals of the Georgia Class A private school state playoffs Nov. 29. Season completed. • WR Lorenzo Styles: Scored on a 48-yard run in Pickerington (Ohio) Central's (14-1) 28-21 triumph versus Mentor (Ohio) High (13-0) in the semifinals of the Ohio Division I state playoffs Nov. 29 … Caught four passes for 85 yards, including the game-winning 49-yard touchdown reception, in Central's 21-14 triumph versus Cincinnati (Ohio) Elder (12-2) in the championship game Dec. 6 … Pickerington Central is ranked as the No. 13 team in the nation by MaxPreps. Season completed. Season completed: OL Tosh Baker of Phoenix Pinnacle, TE Kevin Bauman of Red Bank (N.J.) Catholic, WR Jay Brunelle of Shrewsbury (Mass.) Saint John's, OL Michael Carmody of Mars (Pa.) High, OL Greg Crippen of Bradenton (Fla.) IMG Academy, OL Blake Fisher of Avon (Ind.) High, DL Aidan Keanaaina of Denver Mullen, DL Rylie Mills of Lake Forest (Ill.) High, CB Caleb Offord of Southaven (Miss.) High, LS Alex Peitsch of Washington (D.C.) St. John's College High, DL Gabriel Rubio and WR Xavier Watts of Omaha (Neb.) Burke. Pickerington (Ohio) Central wide receiver Lorenzo Styles, Rivals' No. 34 overall prospect in the country, helped lead his team to a Division I Ohio state championship. PHOTO COURTESY RIVALS.COM Football Recruiting Is HERE! * *Use Promo Code IRISH60 Go behind the scenes with exclusive coverage on the Irish throughout the season. In-depth analysis by our seasoned experts in the field. 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