excitement continues as spring recruiting attracts
more very talented young men.
“We are very excited
to announce the early commitment of these athletes.
Each of them brings valuable skills to the program
and we are eager to see them on the field,”
commented Coach Reist.
Jesse Clifford, 6’3 260 lb. offensive lineman, is an
outstanding player coming out of the Abbotsford
Panthers program. With a high ceiling, this very
athletic big man promises to make an immediate
impact with the club.
Sam Nelson, 6’1 185 lb., REC GW Graham. Nelson is
returning to football after spending last season
recovering from injury. Nelson shows tremendous ball
skills and his athletic frame makes for an ideal
target for quarterbacks. A true playmaker, watch for
Nelson to play an integral role in this year's
LB/DL, Langley Stampeders is 6’3 230 lbs.
Sommerville is returning home to Chilliwack where he
resides and began his football career. Sommerville
has earned multiple awards for top lineman and was a
huge part of the Stampeders 12-0 provincial title
season. He has recently made the switch to
linebacker and is eager to bring his skill set to
Abbotsford Panthers linebacker is6’3 215. Stevenson
is an aggressive hard-hitting linebacker who should
fit in nicely with the Huskers defence. Able to make
plays sideline to sideline, Stevenson's size and
athleticism make him a very intriguing prospect
Remis Tshiovo, RB/WR/KR played 4 high school seasons
with the St, Paul's Crusaders 2013-2016 in Winnipeg,
Manitoba. In his final year with the Crusaders he
had 771 rushing yards on 48 carries with 10
touchdowns. He also added 237 receiving yards and
was 3rd in scoring in the Potter Division (AAA). His
team won 2 provincial championships in 2014 and
2016. The 5' 10", 185 lb. versatile player was team
MVP, WHSFL All-Star Player of the Week and All
Potter Division Offensive team in 2016. He was part
of Team Manitoba U18 in 2016 and Team Manitoba U16
in 2013, 2014. He trained and is part of Recruit
Ready's 7on7 elite team which traveled to Chicago,
Las Vegas, Florida and Minneapolis. Tshiovo should
provide a legitimate scoring threat for the Huskers.
Henneberry is 6 ft. and weighs 170 lbs. In his last
year he received the team MVP and a conference
All-Star Award. He is a very athletic, versatile
player with great speed and brings a strong physical
game to the Valley Huskers.
In naming these early recruits Coach Reist added,
“The momentum is certainly growing and we are seeing
those results in our recruiting efforts. This is a
great start to what we believe will another great
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