Top high school receivers

Top high school receivers
Servite receiver Equanimeous St. Brow (Eric Sondheimer / Los Angeles Times)

Receivers to watch

Deontay Burnett; Gardena Serra; 6-0; 150; Sr.; Great offensive weapon.


Dylan Crawford; St. Francis; 6-1; 170; Jr.; UCLA and USC want him.

Jaylinn Hawkins; Buena Park; 6-1; 182; Sr.; Big-play pass catcher.

Desean Holmes; Alemany; 5-11; 175; Sr.; USC commit is big-play force.

Trent Irwin; Hart; 6-2; 190; Sr.; He's the standard for excellence.

Dymond Lee; Chaminade; 6-1; 180; Jr.; Get him the ball and he'll do the rest.

David Long; Loyola; 6-0; 175; Jr.; Has speed, hands, grades, toughness.

CJ Sanders; Sherman Oaks Notre Dame; 5-10; 175; Sr.; Tennessee transfer is impact player.

Trevon Sidney; Bishop Amat; 5-11; 155; Jr.; Has speed, sure hands.

Equanimeous St. Brown; Servite; 6-5; 200; Sr.; Has size, strength, moves, instincts.

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Ethan Aguayo; JSerra; 6-1; 185; Sr.; Can be a top player in Trinity League.

Lavan Alston; St. Bonaventure; 6-0; 180; Sr.; Has blazing speed.


Greyson Bankhead; Corona Centennial; 5-10; 165; Sr.; Committed to California.

Andre Baccellia; Westlake; 5-11; 170; Sr.; Malik Henry's favorite target.

Gaston Bouchereau; Calabasas; 6-0; 170; Jr.; Lots of speed and good hands.

Jake Breeland; Trabuco Hills; 6-6; 225; Sr.; Big target headed to Oregon.

Lance Brown; Palos Verdes; 5-10; 175; Sr.; Elusive and plays multiple positions.

Tony Brown; La Mirada; 6-1; 175; Sr.; Servite transfer has lots of skills.

Liam Cabrera; Canyon Country Canyon; 5-10; 170; Sr.; Caught 73 passes.

Kemontae Dafney; Venice; 5-11; 180; Sr.; Joins long list of top Venice pass catchers.

Noah Evans; Whittier Christian; 6-3; 220; Sr.; Caught 71 passes and 10 touchdowns.

Antonio Frazier; San Pedro; 6-0; 170; Jr.; One of the best in Marine League.

Jake Favreau; Edison; 6-0; 170; Sr.; Was a summer star in passing competitions.

Jalen Hall; Hawkins; 6-3; 175; Fr.; Highly regarded freshman.

Jared Harrell; St. John Bosco; 6-2; 185; Jr.; Showed in summer competitions he's ready.

Brandon Hasson; Carson; 6-0; 160; Sr.; Has fabulous speed.

Vincent Heard; Narbonne; 6-0; 170; Jr.; Important player for City title favorites.

Jacoby Herring; Citrus Hill; 6-5; 170; Sr.; Caught 11 touchdowns.

Jeremy Kelly; Salesian; 6-2; 175; Sr.; Has skills to be standout.

Keyshawn Johnson Jr.; Mission Viejo; 6-0; 178; So.; Has lots of ability.

Brandyn Lee; Chaminade; 6-1; 170; Sr.; Committed to Wisconsin.

Malik Lovett; Redlands East Valley; 6-0; 190; Sr.; Makes huge impact.

Aaron Moore; Cathedral; 6-0; 180; Sr.; A summer star.

Anthony Muse; Sylmar; 6-0; 185; Sr.; Will be standout in Valley Mission League.

Janson Navarrete; Wilmington Banning; 5-11; 180; Sr.; All-City honoree who caught 63 passes.

Brandon Oroxon; Lincoln; 5-3; 130; Sr.; Caught 54 passes for 1,028 yards, nine touchdowns.

Carter Otte; Verdugo Hills; 6-1; 190; Sr.; Caught 76 passes, scored 15 touchdowns.

Cedric Peterson; Rancho Verde; 5-11; 190; Sr.; Committed to Arizona.

Brandon Pierce; Alemany; 5-10; 170; Sr.; Capable of big season.

Quinten Pounds; Cypress; 6-0; 165; Sr.; Has gone 6-8 in high jump and can catch.

Brandon Presley; Great Oak; 6-0; 180; Sr.; Caught 15 touchdown passes.

Michael Pittman; Oaks Christian; 6-4; 210; Jr.; Has big-time potential.

Isaiah Renfro; Sierra Canyon; 6-2; 190; Sr.; Committed to Washington.

Bo St. Geme; Corona del Mar; 6-0; 170; Sr.; Go-to receiver for DIII state champions.

Jake Smeltzer Tesoro; 6-3; 190; Sr.; Big target makes big catches.

Ray Surry; Rancho Cucamonga; 6-0; 175; Sr.; Committed to San Jose State.

Kyle Sweet; Santa Margarita; 6-0; 185; Sr.; Makes tough catches.

Nolan Thompson; Huntington Beach; 6-4; 190; Sr.; Caught 50 passes.

Malik Yoakum; Upland; 6-0; 170; Sr.; Will get lots of opportunities to catch passes.

Aaron Young; Murrieta Valley; 6-4; 200; Sr.; Had 38 receptions as a junior.

George Wilson; Tustin; 6-4; 190; Sr.; Long arms and good hands.

Compiled by Eric Sondheimer