The Opening 2015 Roster

The Opening 2015 is set to begin Sunday at Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.

This is the fifth year for the invite-only event that will feature 166 of the best high school football players in the county.  The competition, that will run through July 10th, will include Nike SPARQ testing and a 7-on-7 tournament, along with individual instruction.  The athletes were selected at 13 regional qualifying events held across America.

Below is the complete list of this year’s competitors.

FIRST LAST POS SCHOOL SCHOOL CITY ST YR
McTelvin Agim DL Hope Hope AR 16
Deontay Anderson DB Manvel Alvin TX 16
Jack Anderson OL Frisco Frisco TX 17
Calvin Ashley OL Dr. Phillips Orlando FL 17
Devin Asiasi TE De La Salle Concord CA 16
Krys Barnes LB Liberty Bakersfield CA 16
Traveon Beck DB St. John Bosco Bellflower CA 16
Markail Benton LB Central Phenix City AL 17
Oluwole Betiku DL Serra Gardena CA 16
Parker Boudreaux OL Bishop Moore Orlando FL 16
Brady Breeze DB Central Catholic Portland OR 16
A.J. Brown WR Starkville Starkville MS 16
Derrick Brown DL Lanier Sugar Hill GA 16
Sam Bruce WR St. Thomas Aquinas Fort Lauderdale FL 16
Tre Bryant RB CBC St. Louis MO 16
Shane Buechele QB Arlington Lamar Arlington TX 16
Brian Burns DL American Heritage Plantation FL 16
Brandon Burton DB Serra Gardena CA 16
Devin Bush Jr. LB Flanagan Pembroke Pines FL 16
Shyheim Carter DB Kentwood Kentwood LA 16
Chase Claypool WR Abbotsford Abbotsford BC 16
Tyrie Cleveland WR Westfield Houston TX 16
Jamel Cook DB Miami Central Miami FL 16
Jonathon Cooper DL Lincoln Gahanna OH 16
Donnie Corley WR Martin Luther King Detroit MI 16
K.J. Costello QB Santa Margarita Rancho Santa Margarita CA 16
Carter Coughlin LB Eden Prairie Eden Prairie MN 16
Nate Craig-Myers WR Tampa Catholic Tampa FL 16
Dylan Crawford WR Santa Margarita Rancho Santa Margarita CA 16
Eric Cuffee DB Waco Waco TX 16
Ben Davis LB Gordo Gordo AL 16
Kyle Davis WR Archer Lawrenceville GA 16
Raekwon Davis DL Meridian Meridian MS 16
Terrance Davis OL De Matha Hyattsville MD 16
Stephen Davis Jr. DB Dutch Fork Irmo SC 16
Messiah deWeaver QB Wayne Huber Heights OH 16
Landon Dickerson OL South Caldwell Hudson NC 16
Trevon Diggs WR The Avalon School Gaithersburg MD 16
Jett Duffey QB Lake Ridge Mansfield TX 16
Devin Duvernay WR Sachse Sachse TX 16
Jacob Eason QB Lake Stevens Lake Stevens WA 16
Obi Eboh DB Southlake Carroll Southlake TX 16
Bryan Edwards WR Conway Conway SC 16
Camilo Eifler LB Bishop O’Dowd Oakland CA 16
Michael Eletise OL Kaiser Honolulu HI 16
Tavien Feaster RB Spartanburg Spartanburg SC 16
Miller Forristall TE Cartersville Cartersville GA 16
Erick Fowler DL Manor Manor TX 16
Feleipe’ Franks QB Wakulla Crawfordville FL 16
Jordan Fuller DB Old Tappan Old Tappan NJ 16
Kristian Fulton CB Archbishop Rummel Metairie LA 16
Chauncey Gardner DB Cocoa Cocoa FL 16
Rashan Gary DL Paramus Catholic Paramus NJ 16
DeAngelo Gibbs DB Peachtree Ridge Suwanee GA 17
Trevon Grimes WR St. Thomas Aquinas Fort Lauderdale FL 17
Jarrett Guarantano QB Bergen Catholic Oradell NJ 16
Damar Hamlin DB Pittsburgh Central Catholic Pittsburgh PA 16
Aaron Hansford LB St. John’s Washington DC 16
Mecole Hardman ATH Elbert County Elberton GA 16
Najee Harris RB Antioch Antioch CA 17
Dwayne Haskins QB The Bullis School Potomac MD 16
Jake Hausmann TE Moeller Cincinnati OH 16
Daelin Hayes LB Skyline Ann Arbor MI 16
Brett Heggie OL Mount Dora Mount Dora FL 16
Malik Henry QB IMG Academy Bradenton FL 16
LaVert Hill DB Martin Luther King Detroit MI 16
Elijah Holyfield RB Woodward Academy College Park GA 16
Travis Homer RB Oxbridge Academy West Palm Beach FL 16
Theo Howard WR Westlake  Westlake Village CA 16
Josh Imatorbhebhe WR North Gwinnett Suwanee GA 16
Dontavious Jackson LB Elsik Houston TX 16
Drake Jackson OL Woodford County Versailles KY 16
Lamar Jackson DB Franklin Elk Grove CA 16
Mark Jackson DL Steele Cibolo TX 16
Antwuan Jackson DL Cedar Grove Ellenwood GA 16
Baveon Johnson OL Lake Gibson Lakeland FL 16
Brandon Jones DB Nacogdoches Nacogdoches TX 16
Jackie Jones ATH Long Beach Poly Long Beach CA 16
Jaylon Jones DB Allen Allen TX 16
Jonathan Jones LB Oak Ridge Orlando FL 16
Keandre Jones LB Good Counsel Olney MD 16
Kendell Jones DL Shoemaker Killeen TX 16
Tony Jones Jr. RB IMG Academy Bradenton FL 16
Mique Juarez LB North Torrance Torrance CA 16
Caleb Kelly LB Clovis West Fresno CA 16
Nigel Knott DB Germantown Madison MS 16
Tommy Kraemer OL Elder Cincinnati OH 16
Khalil Ladler DB IMG Academy Bradenton FL 16
Rashard Lawrence DL Neville Monroe LA 16
Dexter Lawrence II DL Wake Forest Rolesville Wake Forest NC 16
Greg Little OL Allen Allen TX 16
David Long Jr. DB Loyola Los Angeles CA 16
Austin Mack WR Bishop Luers Fort Wayne IN 16
Vavae Malepeai RB Mililani Mililani HI 16
Frank Martin II OL Mater Dei Santa Ana CA 16
Frederick Mauigoa OL Tafuna Pago Pago AS 16
Jared Mayden DB Sachse Sachse TX 16
Demario McCall RB North Ridgeville North Ridgeville OH 16
Jeffrey McCulloch LB Davis Houston TX 16
Sean McGrew RB St. John Bosco Bellflower CA 16
Brandon McIlwain QB Council Rock North Newtown PA 16
Javon McKinley WR Centennial Corona CA 16
D.K. Metcalf WR Oxford Oxford MS 16
Kyle Meyers DB Holy Cross New Orleans LA 16
Dillon Mitchell WR White Station Memphis TN 16
Dylan Moses ATH University Lab Baton Rouge LA 17
Trayvon Mullen DB Coconut Creek Coconut Creek FL 16
Byron Murphy DB Saguaro Scottsdale AZ 16
Connor Murphy DL Brophy Prep Phoenix AZ 16
Austin Myers OL Manvel Alvin TX 16
Isaac Nauta TE IMG Academy Bradenton FL 16
Patrick O’Brien QB San Juan Hills San Juan Capistrano CA 16
Ed Oliver DL Westfield Houston TX 16
Sewo Olonilua DB Kingwood Kingwood TX 16
Michael Onwenu OL Cass Tech Detroit MI 16
Marquill Osborne DB Hough Cornelius NC 16
Mike Panasiuk DL Lake Park Roselle IL 16
Jordan Parker DB Pittsburg Pittsburg CA 16
Jawon Pass QB Carver Columbus GA 16
Shea Patterson QB Calvary Baptist Shreveport LA 16
Donovan Peoples-Jones WR Cass Tech Detroit MI 17
Brandon Peters QB Avon Avon IN 16
C.J. Pollard DB Serra Gardena CA 16
Sean Pollard OL Pinecrest Southern Pines NC 16
E.J. Price OL Archer Lawrenceville GA 16
Demetris Robertson WR Savannah Christian Savannah GA 16
Curtis Robinson LB Mater Dei Santa Ana CA 16
Janarius Robinson DL Bay Panama City FL 16
Julian Rochester DL McEachern Powder Springs GA 16
Caleb Roddy DL Denham Springs Denham Springs LA 16
Anthony Russo QB Archbishop Wood Warminster PA 16
Darnell Salomon WR Miami Central Miami FL 16
Miles Sanders RB Woodland Hills Pittsburgh PA 16
Trevon Sidney ATH Bishop Amat La Puente CA 16
Shane Simmons DL De Matha Hyattsville MD 16
Kaden Smith TE Marcus Flower Mound TX 16
Rahshun Smith LB IMG Academy Bradenton FL 16
Saivion Smith DB IMG Academy Bradenton FL 16
Trey Smith OL University School of Jackson Jackson TN 17
Nick Starkel QB Liberty Christian Argyle TX 16
Dillon Sterling-Cole QB Westfield Houston TX 16
Melquise Stovall ATH Paraclete Lancaster CA 16
Elijah Stove WR Niceville Niceville FL 16
Taleni Suhren OL Ardrey Kell Charlotte NC 16
Stephen Sullivan WR Donaldsonville Donaldsonville LA 16
Freddie Swain WR North Marion Citra FL 16
D’Andre Swift RB St. Joseph’s Philadelphia PA 17
Boss Tagaloa DL De La Salle Concord CA 16
Levonta Taylor DB Ocean Lakes Virginia Beach VA 16
Kalakaua Timoteo WR Mililani Mililani HI 16
Darryl Turner WR De Matha Hyattsville MD 16
Naseir Upshur TE Imhotep Charter Philadelphia PA 16
Johncarlo Valentin OL Imhotep Charter Philadelphia PA 16
Tyler Vaughns WR Bishop Amat La Puente CA 16
Binjimen Victor WR Coconut Creek Coconut Creek FL 16
Kareem Walker RB DePaul Catholic Wayne NJ 16
Christian Wallace DB Sealy Sealy TX 16
Nigel Warrior DB Peachtree Ridge Suwanee GA 16
Devin White ATH North Webster Springhill LA 16
Andraez Williams DB Calvary Baptist Shreveport LA 16
Jamyest Williams DB Archer Lawrenceville GA 17
Joejuan Williams DB Hendersonville Hendersonville TN 16
Lyndell Wilson LB Carver Montgomery AL 16
La’Mar Winston Jr. LB Central Catholic Portland OR 16
Jaquan Yulee LB Indian River Chesapeake VA 16
Jake Zembiec QB Aquinas Institute Rochester NY 16

Running concurrently with The Opening 2015 will be the Elite 11 Quarterback Competition.  Click here to see who will be competing in the Elite 11.

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Jeff Fisher
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