Here at Youth1, we pride ourselves on our ability to identify elite talent at a young age. Many of the talents we've first noticed in 5th, 6th and 7th grade have gone on to be elite athletes at the high school and collegiate level.
Today we take a look at the top athletes in Maryland named to our top prospect reports.
This year we're also ranking the top football players by state. To be considered for our Youth1 State Rankings NOMINATE YOURSELF or someone you know today.
2023 MD athletes named to our Sophomore Spotlight 200
Jason Moore - DE - Hyattsville, MD
David Ojiegbe - DL - Bowie, MD
Tavin Willis - LB - Cumberland, MD
Cameron Edge - QB - Hyattsville, MD
2024 MD athletes named to our Freshman450
Carson Whittier - QB - Bethesda, MD
Charlie Blessing - QB - Bethesda, MD
DeJuan Riggs - QB - Maryland
DJ Fronek - QB - Bel Air, MD
DJ McWilliams - ATH - PG County, MD
Donte Howard - ATH - Capitol Heights, MD
Elijah Moore - WR - White Oak, MD
Gideon Ituka - RB - Maryland
Jasaan Williams - LB - Elkton, MD
Jordan Brooks - QB - Baltimore, MD
Jordan Seaton - OL - Maryland
Joshua Evans - QB - Bethesda, MD
Sean Johnson - DB - Bowie, MD (Not Pictured)
Bryan Veltman-Stamey - DL - Bel Air, MD (Not Pictured)
2025 MD athletes named to our Elite101
Peyton 'Pey Pey' Nelson - RB/DB - Maryland
DeCarlos Young - LB/RB - Maryland
Tomir Bransford - RB/LB - Maryland
Iverson Howard - DB - Maryland
Blake Carter - QB - Crofton, MD
CJ Franklin - QB - Waldorf, MD
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