Football: Local list of 2023 commitments

The Tampa Bay area always produces a tremendous amount of football talent. This year is no different. Several rising seniors have already pledged their allegiance to big-time colleges. Here is the list, which is expected to grow considerably in the next few months. 

Berkeley Prep

LB Johnny Ferrelli

College: Tufts

ATH Damien Henderson

College: Harvard

DL Brice Stevenson

College: Holy Cross

Calvary Christian

OL Sakae Hall

College: Howard

Cambridge Christian

P Chase Benoist

College: Davidson

Carrollwood Day

LB Bryce Battle

College: Wesleyan

SB/CB Almari Brown

College: Navy

DB Christian Carter

College: Navy

OL James Jenkins

College: Cincinnati

CB Eddie Pleasant III

College: Michigan State

OL Clay Wedin

College: Michigan State

Clearwater Academy

OT Lucas Simmons

College: Florida State

Clearwater Central Catholic

ATH Julian Allen

College: Toledo

DB Nate Johnson

College: Boston College

LB Curtis Roberts

College: Florida Atlantic

OT Kevin Terry

College: Temple


ATH Eugene Wilson III

College: Florida


OL/DL Marcus Calvin

College: Kansas

ATH Tra’quan Johnson

College: Tennessee Tech


LB Troy Bowles

College: Georgia

RB Joquez Smith

College: Temple


QB Anthony Colandrea

College: Virginia

ATH Montravious Lloyd

College: Pittsburgh

DE Isaiah Nixon

College: Florida


WR/RB Harrison Hensley

College: Davidson


RB Keoni Denny

College: UNC Charlotte

ATH Kylen Webb

College: Clemson

Tampa Catholic

LB Lewis Carter

College: Oklahoma

OL/DL Chris Luna

College: Army

Tampa Bay Tech

DL Antonio Camon

College: Pittsburgh

S Norris Davis

College: Iowa State

Wiregrass Ranch

WR Bryson Rodgers

College: Ohio State