The Nike NFTC finished its cross-country tour of phenomenal events Sunday in Eugene, Oregon.
Arizona commit Jordan Morgan was the top overall performer.
Many of the top players from the state of Oregon and beyond showed up to compete in hopes of earning a prestigious golden ticket to the premier recruiting event, 'The Opening.'
The event was littered with several elite recruits and numerous hopefuls trying to get their name on the map.
247Sports was on hand at the event and below we will list our Top-10 performers and the MVP's from the camp. As of this writing, no new invitations to 'The Opening' have been extended.
1. WR Jordan Morgan - Beaverton (Ore.) Southridge
The Arizona commit was flat out unstoppable. Bad wind, poor throws and opposing DB's couldn't slow down the 6-foot-3, 185-pounder from making catch after catch. Morgan flashed great speed along with a knack for getting open due to his clean route-running. Morgan committed on his only Pac-12 offer, Arizona, and the Cats scored a gem of a receiver in Morgan.
2. DL Marcus Griffin - Bellevue (Wash.)
The Washington State commit showed up with something to prove and did just that. Griffin flashed a great burst off the line for a 300-pounder and proved too tough to stop for every offensive lineman in attendance. The Cougars have also landed a real steal of a recruit in Griffin who showed he deserves to be talked about amongst the best out there.
2015 OL Tristen Hoge made a big name for himself on Sunday.
3. OL Tristen Hoge - Pocatello (Idaho) Highland (2015)
Hoge showed up with virtually no eIxpectations from media and coaches alike. About halfway through camp his name started circulating and the buzz was born. This class of 2015 offensive lineman flashed unreal potential as he anchored down the center position through most of the drills. Hoge measured in at 6-foot-4, 270-pounds but carried almost no bad weight. There is little question his early four-star status wasn't justified at Sunday's NFTC.
4. DE Sumner Houston - Concord (Calif.) De La Salle
Houston won't wow you with his height but he makes up for that with skill and work ethic. The 6-foot-2, 240-pound prep brought his 'work pail' to the camp and was one of the top lineman in attendance despite the lack of fanfare. Houston is another technically sound, well-coached De La Salle product
5. TE Henry Mondeaux - Portland (Ore.) Jesuit
One of the bigger questions regarding Henry Mondeaux will be where he ends up at the college level. In this particular setting he worked his way among the tight ends and made his case to play there. Schools are recruiting Mondeaux as a defensive end, tight end and offensive tackle. His speed is exceptional for a 250-pounder but his ability to track the ball may push him to a lineman position. In any event, Mondeaux was too much for opposing DB's to handle and had a great camp.
6. TE Andrew Sample - Newport (Wash.)
The 6-foot-4, 235-pound Sample has managed to collect double digit offers but is lacking that signature Pac-12 offer yet. He showed up in a talented tight end group including, Mondeaux and Chase Blakley and managed to compete. Perhaps Sample may have been the best true tight end of the group. He did an excellent job of catching the ball away from his body and maintaining good body control on his routes.
Budda Baker wasn't at full strength but was still a top performer.
7. DB Budda Baker - Bellevue (Wash.)
It wasn't exactly the dominant showing most would expect from Baker but he was still impressive nonetheless. Baker is battling a fractured finger injury which may have limited him. Still he flashed great change of direction, flexible hips and instincts. Baker was only featured on defense for the day which is likely where he'll play in college. Oregon might be the team to beat for this four-star.
8. DL Benning Potoae - Lakewood (Wash.) Lakes (2015)
Upon first glance Potoae passes the 'eyeball test' right away. Already a very well-built, balanced 6-foot-3, 225-pounds, Potoae showed great strength with a fierce tenacity. He's a bit raw in terms of learning the defensive end position where he will ultimately end up in college. However he's got all the measurables and will continue to develop his final two years of high school. Expect his offer sheet to hit double digits adding to his UCLA offer.
9. OL Kaleb McGary - Tacoma (Wash.) Fife
McGary showed up with a lot of questions regarding where he may work out. Upon arrival there was no question which player he was regardless of position group. At a full 6-foot-7, McGary carries a lean 270 pounds with great footwork. It seems clear by watching him throughout the day he will make a college offensive lineman but will need to learn the nuances of the position. His upper body strength and long arms combined with his overall athleticism give him a real chance to be a first-round NFL pick some day.
10. DB Dylan Kane - Kamehameha (Hawaii) (2015)
Kane is another Hawaiin making his way to Eugne for the NFTC. The 6-foot-3, 185-pound prep has good instincts and great lateral movement. He's still learning the nuances of the safety position and isn't shy about making physical contact. He doesn't claim any offers at this time but will be a 2015 prospect to watch given his measureables. Kane also gets it done in the classroom boasting a 3.6 GPA.
OL MVP - Tanner Davies - Sheldon (Ore.)
DL MVP - Marcus Griffin - Bellevue (Wash.)
WR MVP - Jordan Morgan - Southridge (Ore.)
RB MVP - Tyler Reid - Churchill (Ore.)
LB MVP - Alex Kacmarcik - Woodinville (Ore.)
QB MVP - Jett Even - Tigard (Ore.)
DB MVP - Kavika Fonua - Syracuse (Utah) (Top Sparq score in Portland)
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