Santa Margarita (CA) QB K.J. Costello chooses Stanford

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by Jeff Fisher

Santa Margarita High School quarterback K.J. Costello has announced he’s going to stay in the west and play for Stanford.  Costello’s announcement now means that the top four pro-style quarterbacks on’s composite rankings have now made their verbal commitments.

Costello chose the Cardinal over Michigan and USC.  Last season, Costello threw for over 3,100 yards and 23 touchdowns.

Pro-Style Composite Rankings (as of March 28, 2015)

1. Jacob Eason – Lake Stevens (Washington) – Georgia

2. Malik Henry – IMG Academy (Florida) – Florida St.

3. Shea Patterson – Calvary Baptist Academy (Louisiana) – Ole Miss

4. K.J. Costello – Santa Margarita High School (California) – Stanford

5. Dwayne Haskins – The Bulls School (Maryland) – Undecided

6. Jarrett Guarantano – Bergen Catholic (New Jersey) – Undecided

7. Jack Allison – Palmetto (Florida) – Miami, FL

8. Austin Kendall – Cuthbertson (North Carolina) – Undecided

9. Cole Kelly – Teurlings Catholic (Louisiana) – Undecided

10. Brandon Peters – Avon (Indiana) – Undecided


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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.