Colerain junior linebacker Joe Bolden
seen his stock rise very quickly within the past two weeks from a
recruiting perspective. Bolden was offered by Arizona and Stanford on
Feb. 3, just a day after National Signing Day for the 2011 class.
Bolden, who is 6-foot-3 and 225 pounds, is one of Ohio's top players in
the 2012 class. He also has offers from Cincinnati, Miami University,
Northwestern, Illinois and North Carolina.MORE RECRUITING NEWS
junior wide receiver Dwayne Stanford
recently added an offer from
Illinois. Stanford, who is 6-foot-4 and 190 pounds, also has offers from
Alabama, Ohio State, Notre Dame, Georgia, Kentucky and Michigan State,
according to Taft coach Mike Martin. … Middletown junior defensive back
has reportedly added an offer from Toledo, according to the
Middletown Journal. Quinn, who is 5-11 and 165 pounds, also has offer
from Cincinnati and Ohio University. … Vandalia Butler junior offensive
lineman Taylor Decker (6-8, 275) recently added an offer from West
Virginia, according to ScoutingOhio.com. He also has offers from
Cincinnati and Wisconsin.HELMS NO LONGER CHAMINADE-JULIENNE HEAD COACH
Chaminade-Julienne head football coach Andy Helms will reportedly not return next season, according to the Dayton Daily News. The school announced last week that it was seeking a head coach but did not offer additional details, according to the publication. Helms was 29-22 in five seasons at the school, including an 8-3 record in 2009, according to the publication.HARRISON NAMES NEW COACH
Kent McCullough is expected to be approved as the new Harrison
head football coach at the Board of Education meeting on Feb. 17. McCullough was the defensive coordinator and special teams coach at Rogers (Ark.). He played at Miami University from 1996-2000 and was an all-conference punter. McCullough would replace Neal Kasner, who coached at Harrison for the past five years and had a record of 31-23.
Also, Moeller senior defensive lineman Jesse Hayes
(Wisconsin signee) played a key role in Team USA's 21-14 over the World team on Feb. 2. Hayes had two tackles for loss and was involved in five tackles during the game.