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Several sport stars make their college choice official on Feb. 6, and we’ve put all our coverage in one place. Feb. 6 was National...

Several sport stars make their college choice official on Feb. 6, and we’ve put all our coverage in one place.

Feb. 6 was National Letter of Intent signing day for athletes accepting scholarships in the following sports: football, soccer, track and field, cross country and boys water polo. We spent the day providing as much coverage as possible.

Below you’ll find an initial list of football signees, as well as multimedia from our visits to six different high schools across Northern California.  

Schools we visited:

BELLA VISTA-FAIR OAKS — A number of soccer signings show the continued rise of the Broncos program.

Video: SSM’s Jim McCue talks to a pair of Bella Vista girls soccer standouts

DE LA SALLE — Five football defensive standouts ink letters, including our Bay Area Male Athlete of the Fall, Michael Hutchings.

Photos: See images from the signing ceremony.
  Video: Standout DE/TE Austin Hooper talks about why he chose Stanford

FREEDOM-OAKLEY — Darrell Daniels, the biggest football recruit in the program’s history, makes things official with the Univ. of Washington. His QB Dante Mayes signs on with Nevada.

Photos: See images from the signing ceremony 
  Video: Our conversation with Darrell Daniels
  Video: Our conversation with Dante Mayes 

OAK RIDGE-EL DORADO HILLS — It’s a good day for the Trojans soccer program.

Video: Girls soccer player Caris Rivers talks about choosing Middle Tennessee

PLACER-AUBURN —  5-star defensive lineman Eddie Vanderdoes chose Notre Dame in a 5 p.m. ceremony.

Video: Vanderdoes makes his announcement official. Fighting Irish, here he comes.

SAN RAMON VALLEY-DANVILLE — As many as 10 athletes signing, with a heavy does of girls soccer.
  Audio: UCLA-bound girls soccer player, Alyssa Alarab.
  Audio: QB Cameron Birse chats about signing with Arkansas State




Player, school College
Matt Anderson, K, San Ramon Valley — VIDEO (via Cal) Cal
Xavier Banks, DL, De La Salle Southern Oregon
Cameron Birse, QB, San Ramon Valley Arkansas State
Caleb Coleman, WR, St. Mary’s-Berkeley — VIDEO (via Cal) Cal
Darrell Daniels, WR, Freedom-Oakley Washington
Jared Goff, QB, Marin Catholic-Kentfield — VIDEO (via Cal) Cal
Gunnar Graham, OL, Marin Catholic Colorado
Austin Hooper, DL/TE, De La Salle Stanford
Ray Hudson, TE, Foothill-Pleasanton — VIDEO (via Cal) Cal
Antonio Huey, OL, Pittsburg Colorado
Michael Hutchings, LB, De La Salle USC
Karris Johnson, RB, California-San Ramon Utah State
Kevin King, DB, Bishop O’Dowd-Oakland Washington
Uaisele Manoa, LB, Concord Humboldt State
Dante Mayes, QB/ATH, Freedom Nevada
Warren Miles Long, RB/LB, James Logan-Union City Northwestern
Takkarist McKinley, RB/LB, Kennedy-Richmond — VIDEO (via Cal) Cal
DJ Moffitt, LB, De La Salle UNLV
Marcellus Pippins, DB, El Cerrito Washington State
Joe Protheroe, RB, Clayton Valley Charter-Concord Cal Poly
Elijah Qualls, DL, Casa Grande-Petaluma Washington
Olito Thompson, RB, Concord Washington State
Phil Wright, LB, Cardinal Newman-Santa Rosa Arizona



Player, school College
Kevin Blueford, LB, Inderkum-Sacramento Southern Oregon
Phillip Carter, WR, Folsom Duke
Jeff Camilli, LB, Ponderosa-Shingle Springs Fresno State
Aaron Cochran, OL, Buhach Colony-AtwaterVIDEO (via Cal) Cal
Ross Dwelley, TE, Oak Ridge-El Dorado Hills San Diego
Daren Echeveria, OL, Antelope Air Force
Kyle Evanski, DL, Del Campo-Fair Oaks Sacramento State
Peter Denham, QB, Placer-Auburn Northern Arizona
Christian Fonbuena, RB, Franklin-Elk Grove Colorado Mesa
Dom Giampaoli, WR, Rocklin Southern Oregon
Omari Gray, DB, Christian Brothers-Sacramento Butler
Marcus Green, DB, Franklin-Elk Grove Weber/Sacramento State
Cole Hannum, LB, Nevada Union-Grass Valley Sacramento State
Trayvon Henderson, WR, Grant-Sacramento Hawaii
Beau Hershberger, LB, Granite Bay Nevada
Vinnie Johnson, OL, Christian Brothers — VIDEO (via Cal) Cal
Daniel Kniffin, QB, Rocklin Sacramento State
Bryce Mann, OL, Franklin-Elk Grove South Dakota School of Mines/Tech
Brandon Monroe, RB, Del Oro-Loomis San Jose State
Trace Noble, WR, Folsom Southern Oregon
Michael Okorike, OL, Antelope San Jose State
A.J. Samatua, OL, Del Campo San Jose State
Kyle Saxelid, OL, Cosumnes Oaks-Elk Grove UNLV
Stone Sander, TE, Placer Sacramento State
Isaiah Saunders, RB, Pleasant Grove-Elk Grove Idaho
Thomas Sperbeck, WR, Jesuit-Carmichael Boise State
Garrett Strohmaier, OL, Jesuit Dartmouth
Nick Terry, DL, Pleasant Grove Boise State
Viliami Umukuke, DE, Monterey Trail-Elk Grove Sacramento State
Tanner Vallejo, LB, Nevada Union Boise State
Eddie Vanderdoes, DL, Placer Notre Dame
Jordan Vinson, TE, Rio Americano-Sacramento Sacramento State
Tyler Winston, WR, Antelope San Jose State
Sam Woods, OL, Rocklin Northern Arizona
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