National Football Player Rankings - Who made it from the Lou?

The St. Louis area is among one of the best metropolitan areas producing high-level football players in the Midwest and is secretly becoming one of the best-kept secrets in the country. Forgive me for defying what smart people tell young athletes; it’s not about rankings. True. However, today I want to show the public how much Rivals and 247Sports, two national recruiting websites think about the massive talent coming out of St. Louis. Off we go.

 

CLASS OF 2018

For this we’ll use the Rivals top 250 rankings


37. Michael Thompson

School - Parkway North

Position - Defensive Tackle

Height - 6’4”

Weight - 273

Stars - 4

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39. Trevor Trout

School - Chaminade

Position - Defensive Tackle

Height - 6’3”

Weight - 295

Stars - 4

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88. Kamryn Babb

School - CBC

Position - Wide Receiver

Height - 6’1”

Weight - 175

Stars - 4

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229. Ayodele Adeoye

Committed to Texas

School - Ritenour

Position - Linebacker

Height - 6’2”

Weight - 220

Stars - 4

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239. Ronnie Perkins

School - Lutheran North

Position - Defensive End

Height - 6’4”

Weight - 260

Stars - 4

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CLASS OF 2019

247Sports rankings - Top 250


49. Isaiah Williams

School - Trinity

Position - Quarterback (ATH)

Height - 5’10”

Weight - 160

Stars - 4

Rating - 0.9803

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55. Marcus Washington

School - Trinity

Position - Wide Receiver

Height - 6’2”

Weight - 170

Stars - 4

Rating - 0.9779

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127. Shammond Cooper

School - Trinity

Position - Outside Linebacker

Height - 6’2”

Weight - 190

Stars - 4

Rating - 0.9486

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232. Jalani Williams

School - Parkway North

Position - Wide Receiver/Strong Safety

Height - 6’2”

Weight - 160

Stars - 4

Rating - 0.9072

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245. Jameson Williams

School - Cardinal Ritter

Position - Wide Receiver

Height - 6’2”

Weight - 160

Stars - 4

Rating - 0.9020

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CLASS OF 2020

247Sports rankings

This is less accurate because the players aren’t ranked in a particular order, but simply have a profile and offers. Definitely ones to keep an eye on though.


Teriyon Cooper

School - Trinity

Position - Running Back

Height - 5’9”

Weight - 165

Offers:

  • llinois

  • Kansas State

  • Missouri

  • Syracuse

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Traevon Williams

School - Lutheran North

Position - Offensive Tackle

Height - 6’4”

Weight - 285

Offer:

  • Iowa State

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Mekhi Hagens

School - Hazelwood East

Position - Quarterback (ATH)

Height - 6’0”

Weight - 185

Offer:

  • Syracuse

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James Frenchie

School - Trinity

Position - Wide Receiver

Height - 5’9”

Weight - 175

Offers:

  • Alabama State

  • Illinois

  • Iowa State

  • Kansas State

  • Missouri

  • Syracuse

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Reggie Love

School - Trinity

Position - Quarterback (ATH)

Height - 6’0”

Weight - 185

Offers:

  • Arkansas

  • Bowling Green

  • Illinois

  • Iowa State

  • Kansas State

  • Syracuse

  • TCU

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Missouri State Rankings

Class of 2018 (Rivals)

  1. Michael Thompson*

  2. Trevor Trout*

  3. Kamryn Babb*

  4. Mario Goodrich

  5. Ayodele Adeoye*

  6. Ronnie Perkins*

  7. Daniel Parker Jr.

  8. Daniel Carson

  9. Kaleb Eleby* (Pattonville)

  10. Dallas Craddieth* (Hazelwood Central)

  11. Cameron Brown* (CBC)

  12. Devin Haney

  13. Nick Williams* (Ritenour)

  14. Cartez Crook-Jones

  15. Jacob Sykes

 

Don’t worry. Following up this article I’ll talk about the returning all-staters and players that are garnering offers, but aren’t ranked very high.