The National Underclassmen is proud to present their first ever Great Lakes State Rankings. Below is the initial Michigan Top20 which will be expanded upon as the year goes on. Michigan currently has two players in the NUC Ultimate100 and three players in the MW Top40. Look for these rankings to be updated once the NUC Five-Star Academies have been completed this spring.
1. Steve Elmer OL Midland, MI
Elmer was selected First Team All-State.
2. Shane Morris* QB De La Salle, MI
Selected to play in 2013 Under Armour All-American Game.
3. Riley Norman OL Cadillac, MI
He came in second in the State DII Shot-put last season.
4. David Dawson OL Cass Tech, MI
Dawson just transferred back from Cy-Ridge, TX.
5. Cameron Dillard* OL Canton, MI
Dillard was named AP First Team Offense for DI-DII.
6. Jourdan Lewis DB Cass Tech, MI
Lewis helped team win MHSAA DI State Title. View Highlights
7. Mycial Allen* WR ML King, MI
Allen snagged 31 passes for 575 yards & seven scores while recording 62 tackles. View Highlights
8. Desmond King DB Crockett, MI
King ran for 1,059 yards and 12 scores while making 12 picks on defense.
9. Corey Willis ATH Holland, MI
Willis threw for 1,026 yards and ran for 2,412 and 33 scores. View Highlights
10. Khalid Hill LB Crockett, MI
Hill recorded 29 catches for 448 yards and six touchdowns while making 55 tackles on defense. View Highlights
11. Kenton Gibbs DL Cass Tech, MI
Gibbs was on MHSAA DI State Championship team.
12. Poet Thomas DL Detroit Country Day, MI
Thomas was named All-Oakland County.
13. Nate Jeppesen OL Portage Central, MI
Jeppesen was named First Team All-League.
14. Jesse Chadwell OL Clarkston, MI
Chadwell made All-League and All-County.
15. Wyatt Shallman DL Detroit Catholic Central, MI
Shallman led team to MHSAA DI Title Game. View Highlights
16. Jon Reschke* LB Brother Rice, MI
Reschke recorded 140 tackles last season. View Highlights
17. Isaiah Gourdine* WR Farmington, MI
Gourdine was named Detroit NUC Overall MVP last year. View Highlights
18. Pete Cender TE Howell, MI
Cender caught 26 passes for 440 yards and six touchdowns. View Highlights
19. DeLano Hill DB Cass Tech, MI
Hill was named to the All-Detroit Football Team.
20. Luke MacLean* LB Grand Blanc, MI
Maclean helped team go (9-3) on the season. View Highlights