The West Virginia Sports Now Recruiting Notebook will keep you updated on all the recruiting news going on with the West Virginia football and basketball teams.
Update (9:55 PM)-
**West Virginia received a huge unofficial visit today from 2023 4-star OL Joshua Padilla from Wayne High School in Dayton, Ohio. Padilla is ranked as one of the Top 120 overall players in the Class Of 2023 with offers from Arizona State, Cincinnati, Miami, Michigan State, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oregon, Penn State, Pitt, Tennessee and West Virginia.
Update (9:33 PM)-
**2023 wide receiver Yazeed Haynes from Neumann-Goretti High School in Philadelphia received an offer tonight from West Virginia. This was the first D-1 offer for Haynes. This is the 5th player from Philadelphia that West Virginia has offered today.
— Yazeed Haynes (@ZeedHaynes) June 3, 2021
Update (9:25 PM)-
Thank you @WVUfootball for hosting a great 7 on 7 event. Came up short but our kids BATTLED. Very proud of The Fighting Tigers! #TOUGH. It was also great to see all the WVU coaches speak highly of our kids and program. @NealBrown_WVU @CoachKoonz @Backendcoach12 @GeradParker1
— Ironton Football (@FootballIronton) June 19, 2021
Update (9:17 PM)-
Great day at the WVU 7-on-7 tournament today. There were 24 teams here and we played 9 games to win it all! Thank you to the entire @WVUfootball staff for putting on the event and @NealBrown_WVU for the inspirational post-game speech! #TakeMeHome #LeboPride @CMAnderson247 pic.twitter.com/Bjjjc1fW5u
— LEBO FOOTBALL (@mtlebofootball) June 18, 2021
Update (9:11 PM)-
— Raleigh Collins III (@_RaleighCollins) June 18, 2021
Update (9:04 PM)-
Thank you @WVUfootball Big Man Camp.
— Jeremy West-Pirtle (@JeremyWestPirtl) June 18, 2021
Update (8:50 PM)-
**For the 4th time today, West Virginia offers a player from Roman Catholic High School in Philadelphia. This offer goes to freshman cornerback David Macon and this is his first D-1 offer.
— David Macon (@davemacon_) June 4, 2021
Update (8:35 PM)-
**Freshman safety Mike Preston (5’10”, 165) earned an offer today from West Virginia and it was his first D-1 offer. Preston is from Roman Catholic High School in Philadelphia.
— Mikey Preston (@MikeyPreston6) June 6, 2021
Update (8:22 PM)-
**2023 athlete Jameial Lyons (6’5″, 245) received an offer today from West Virginia. Lyons is from Roman Catholic High School in Philadelphia and he also holds offers from Maryland and UMass.
Update (8:12 PM)-
**West Virginia freshman safety Ronnell Davis received his first D-1 offer today and it came from West Virginia. Davis (6’2″, 175) is from Roman Catholic High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Davis received the offer from Co-Offensive Coordinator Chad Scott.
Update (11:26 AM)-
**Thursday night, West Virginia extends an offer to 2022 3-star defensive end Jacarius Clayton from Tupelo, Mississippi. This offer comes hours after Clayton de-commits from Mississippi State. Clayton currently holds offers from West Virginia, Memphis, Arizona State, Arkansas, Ole Miss and Oregon.
— J36 (@JacariusC) June 17, 2021
Update (11:20 AM)-
**West Virginia received an unofficial visit on Thursday from 2023 Tampa Bay offensive tackle James Jenkins.
— James Jenkins (@James_Jenk_80) June 18, 2021
Update (11:17 AM)-
— Coach Matt Moore (@CoachMooreWVU) June 17, 2021
Update (11:05 AM)-
**2022 athlete Tommy Bebie from Rocky River, Ohio made an unofficial visit on Thursday.
— Tommy Bebie (@tommybebie1) June 17, 2021
Junior Year Highlights-https://t.co/4kN1YpAp76
— Tommy Bebie (@tommybebie1) November 7, 2020
Update (10:52 AM)-
**West Virginia will be getting a visit today from 2022 3-star cornerback Raleigh Collins III from Neumann Goretti High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Collins (6’3″, 185) is ranked as one of the Top 20 prospects in Pennsylvania for the Class of 2022. Collins holds offers from Boston College, Cincinnati, UConn, Kansas, UMass, Ole Miss, Oregon, Pitt, Penn State and West Virginia.