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Top 5 Youth1 Members with the highest NIL valuations

Even with March Madness underway, the NIL is still the buzz of the college and high school sports world. There athletes with valuations of hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars who haven't even graduated from high school. Some of our Youth1 members are among the top valued high school...

2025 WR Will Packard transitioned seamlessly from 8th grade standout to high school varsity player

Class of 2025 wide receiver Will Packard has recently completed his first freshman football season at Prescott High School in Wisconsin. Packard’s steady improvement during the season eventually...

Scouting the Freshman450: 2025 RB Anthony Rodgers

For the most part, it’s hard for natural running backs to stand out during 7v7. Most of the time, the passes they receive are of the short variety and don’t end up being huge gains. However, there...

2025 QB Brayden Smith excels with pocket presence and ability to read defenses

Bradyen Smith is a Class of 2025 quarterback from the state of New York. He plays for Cicero-North Syracuse High School and is the starting quarterback on the JV team. The 5'11 just completed his JV...

Elite 2025 prospect Wyatt Becker improved his game this year, picked up sixth Power-5 offer from Arizona

This past week, 2025 QB Wyatt Becker has received an offer from Arizona. With his freshman football year coming to a end, it marks the end of what's been an incredible year for Becker. He was named...

Class of 2026 RB Marquez Wimberly is focused on being a leader and complete football player

Marquez Wimberly, a 5-foot-9, 160-pound athlete, is looking like he’s on his way to being the next big thing out of the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. Wimberly is currently an 8th grader playing on...

Nine 2026 prospects shining in California

While eighth graders having Division I offers are no longer a surprise, it’s still a big deal. Here are nine Class of 2026 prospects from the state of California that have at least one Division I...

2024 Jah’Sear Whittington switched to DT and now has six D1 offers

Authored by: Ed O'Brien, @EdOBrienCFB You don’t see too many high school football players go from running back to linebacker to defensive lineman in a span of a few years. But, that’s what Class of...

Youth1 is on the selection committee for NextGen's The SHOW, Mega VI and Trench King Challenge

NextGen is launching two of the most exciting camps in the country this year: The Mega VI and Trench King to give elite exposure to quarterbacks and linemen. The events are invite only and Youth1 is...