When it comes to top athletes, defensive end Keisean Lucier-South of Orange Lutheran is on his way to developing his skills.
The 6-foot-5, 210-pound junior also plays basketball, but football is where he can create havoc rushing the passing and chasing down ballcarriers.
Rasheem Green of Gardena Serra is another member of the class of 2015 exciting college recruiters. He's 6-5, 270 pounds.
Michael Mathewes of Mission Viejo, 6-5 and 245 pounds, might be the best player on his team. Tyler Puccio of Moorpark is the returning defensive MVP from the Marmonte league. Ainuu Taua of Lompoc is back and scoring offensive coordinators trying to figure out how to block him.
St. John Bosco's powerful defensive line will be led by the versatile Malik Dorton. Vista Murrieta has a pair of veteran defensive ends in Curtis Bolton and Tyler Cook. Hunter Mattox of Westlake is a junior on the rise. Ditto for junior Joseph Wicker of Long Beach Poly.