George Fox University Bruin RecruitsGeorge Fox University Bruin Recruits

NCAA Division IIITo be one of the best. It's the reason athletes compete at the NCAA Division III level. And at George Fox, athletes get the opportunity to pursue their passion for sports at a nationally ranked Christian college with a storied athletic tradition that includes both individual and team national championships. We're excited about the quality of student-athletes who will join us for the 2019-20 academic year as we pursue our vision of being "the team to beat." In April, we invited them to campus for a Commitment Day to celebrate their decision* and are proud to introduce our newest Bruins to you.

Football Recruits

Kobe Andrews

Name: Kobe Andrews

High School: Washington High School (Tacoma, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Outside linebacker

Height / Weight: 5' 11"/195 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named first-team all-league (Class 2A Puget Sound League) as a senior and was part of most successful season class in school history; was named second-team all-league at linebacker as a junior

Why I chose George Fox:
After my first visit to George Fox it was clear this was a very special place. My second visit was even better. I got to go more in depth with the academic portion of the university, and it was great. The professors, students and coaches were a huge help, and I saw it as a place I would want to be a part of. Lastly, George Fox took a chance and give me the opportunity to further my education. With all the trust that was shown to me, it was a real eye-opener to what George Fox could offer. They showed they really cared for me not only as an athlete and student, but as a person.

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Austin Brockamp

Name: Austin Brockamp

High School: Wallowa High School (Wallowa, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Safety

Height / Weight: 5' 11"/180 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Served as team captain his junior and senior seasons; recorded 102 tackles and four interceptions as a senior; rushed for 1,700 yards as a junior

Why I chose George Fox:
It is a great engineering school and has an amazing football program.

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Joshua Camacho

Name: Joshua Camacho

High School: Washington High School (Spanaway, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Running back

Height / Weight: 5' 4.5"/149 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a four-year varsity letterman, a three-year starter and a two-time team captain; earned second-team all-league honors as a running back twice (Class 2A South Puget Sound League) and first-team all-league honors once; also earned second-team all-area running back distinction and honorable mention AP all-state honors; is the all-time leading rusher for Washington High School with 3,453 yards and 30 touchdowns; scored 17 touchdowns as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
I chose George Fox because of the amount of success you guys are offering within the classroom to the football field. I sat down and looked at each college to see where I felt most welcomed and accepted; George Fox made me feel that way. You guys value the traits of family, success and motivation, which made me decide this is my fit.

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Chandler Camba

Name: Chandler Camba

High School: Moanalua High School (Hawaii)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Center

Height / Weight: 6' 0"/285 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Assisted his team in making history by ending his senior year with an 8-0 undefeated season; earned the Team Captain Award In 2018 for his leadership on and off the field; was named the Junior of the Year in 2017 and Sophomore of the Year in 2016; played a huge role at center for Moanalua High School and was hand-selected to play in the 2018 Life Champion Bowl in Maui and the All-Hawaii Bowl In 2019; has volunteered over 600 hours of community service within the Hawaiian Islands

Why I chose George Fox:
George Fox University felt like home and the relationship that was built with coach Ingram throughout my recruiting process was paramount in choosing George Fox. I followed my heart and allowed God to bless and direct my path. George Fox is a Christ-centered community that reflects the foundation of my core values. I am extremely excited to continue my education and chase my dreams to play football at the next level! Go Bruins!

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Nick Charles

Name: Nick Charles

High School: Hockinson High School (Hockinson, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Kicker

Height / Weight: 5' 11"/175 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned first-team all-league recognition (Class 2A Greater St. Helens League) his senior year, when he averaged 65 yards on kickoffs and hit 71 of 75 PATs; was a second-team all-league kicker as a junior

Why I chose George Fox:
When I visited, the sense of community and fellowship was extremely welcoming, and it just felt like the right place to be in my heart.

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Riley Cowan

Name: Riley Cowan

High School: Sequim High School (Sequim, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Quarterback

Height / Weight: 6' 2"/210 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was team’s four-year Offensive MVP and served as team captain his junior and senior seasons; earned Olympic League (Class 2A) first-team honors as a quarterback his junior and freshman years and was the league’s Offensive MVP his sophomore season

Why I chose George Fox:
I feel at home here. It is a Christian university and my faith is important to me. I love the football program, coaches, and opportunity I have to play here. It also has a strong engineering program, which I plan on majoring in.

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Mikey Delgado

Name: Mikey Delgado

High School: Oak Hills High School (Hesperia, California)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver and safety

Height / Weight: 5' 10"/185 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a first-team all-league wide receiver and the team leader in receiving yards as a senior; also recorded 26 solo tackles and 11 assists on defense; helped team win a Mojave River League championship in 2018 and 2017 and a CIF title in 2015

Why I chose George Fox:
I chose George Fox because of the team camaraderie, the coach’s dedication to excellence, and the faith-based academic program.

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Khristian DeMarco

Name: Khristian DeMarco

High School: Temescal Canyon High School (Lake Elsinore, California)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Tight End, Linebacker

Height / Weight: 6' 2"/200 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned all-Sunbelt League honors three times; recorded 106 tackles, three sacks and an interception on defense and caught four passes for 59 yards and two touchdowns on offense as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
It’s the place for me!

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Dillan Dobbins

Name: Dillan Dobbins

High School: Palmdale High School (Palmdale, California)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver

Height / Weight: 5' 11"/185 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named first-team all-league (Division 6 Golden League) as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
The school felt surprisingly comfortable, had my major, and everyone was so inviting and welcoming. I also wanted to try something new and leave California to play football for a great program.

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Lucas Fisher

Name: Lucas Fisher

High School: Newport High School (Newport, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Linebacker and defensive end

Height / Weight: 6' 3"/220 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned second-team all-league honors at linebacker his senior year (Class 4A Oregon West Conference); recorded two interceptions, three forced fumbles, 17 tackles for a loss, four sacks, and a punt return for a touchdown his senior season

Why I chose George Fox:
From the start, George fox showed me how it is a place for growth and togetherness. The coaches promote excellence as a student and athlete at the same time, making everyone a part of something great.

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Logan Flenner

Name: Logan Flenner

High School: Cascade Christian (Central Point, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Center and offensive lineman

Height / Weight: 6' 1"/300 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named a first-team all-league offensive lineman in 2017 (Class 3A Far West Conference), as well as a first-team all-state lineman; named a first-team all-league offensive lineman in 2018 and was 2018 Offensive Lineman of the Year while earning first-team all-state honors

Why I chose George Fox:
I love the sense of community and how friendly everyone is. I am excited to be a part of a football program that feels like family. I appreciate the way the team works together and how skilled the coaching staff is.

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Nicholas Garcia

Name: Nicholas Garcia

High School: Centennial High School (Gresham, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Running back and wide receiver

Height / Weight: 5' 5"/160 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned all-league honorable mention honors as a running back his senior season (Class 6A Mt. Hood League); named team’s Most Inspirational Player, its “Eagle of the Year” and the Team Captain Award

Why I chose George Fox:
It's a place where I can not only continue and develop my academics and athletics at a high level, but also grow stronger in my faith. Christ played a big role in my college decision. I also love the environment and the people I interacted with on my recruiting visit. George Fox has everything I could ever want in a college, and I feel it is place where I can be known and not just be another number.

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Nigel Harris

Name: Nigel Harris

High School: McNary High School (Keizer, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver

Height / Weight: 6' 20"/165 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named first-team all-league cornerback (Class 6A Mountain Valley Conference) and an all-league honorable mention in 2018; was 2018 All-Mid-Valley Regional cornerback

Why I chose George Fox:
The people made me feel welcomed. I feel like I will fit in great.

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Kevin Hernandez

Name: Kevin Hernandez

High School: Central Catholic High School (Milwaukie, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Offensive lineman

Height / Weight: 6' 2"/280 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named honorable mention all-league (Class 6A Mt. Hood Conference) as a senior; served as a game captain

Why I chose George Fox:
I love the atmosphere at George Fox and the small campus. I admire the dedication Coach Casey has for all his players, and their education. Also, I really liked the food in the cafeteria.

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Ethan Hoffman

Name: Ethan Hoffman

High School: Cascade Christian High School (Medford, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Kicker and punter

Height / Weight: 5' 10"/185 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named a first-team all-state (Class 3A) kicker his junior and senior years; was a first-team all-state punter as a senior; helped team win state title as a junior and finish as state runner-up as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
The engineering facility and staff are amazing and facilitate the perfect environment for me to learn in. As well as being proficient academically, George Fox has an outstanding football program with an outstanding set of coaches.

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Joseph James

Name: Joseph James

High School: Mary Star of the Sea (San Pedro, California)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Linebacker

Height / Weight: 6' 1"/185 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named All CIF Linebacker and 2018 Camino Real Defensive MVP as a senior and was a National Football Foundation Member in his final year; was named first team all-league (Camino Real) as a junior and senior; was a South Bay All-Area Linebacker as a junior and senior); varsity football captain as a junior and senior; was Team MVP as a junior and team’s defensive MVP as a senior; recorded 110 tackles as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
I sensed a strong bond between the football players and the coaches from the moment I stepped onto campus.

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Luke Janssen

Name: Luke Janssen

High School: Santiam Christian High School (Corvallis, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Running back

Height / Weight: 5' 6"/160 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a first-team all-league (Class 3A Mountain Valley Conference) running back his junior and senior years; earned second-team all-state recognition his junior year and honorable mention all-state honors his senior season; selected to participate in the Oregon East-West All-Star Shrine Game.

Why I chose George Fox:
The coaches are amazing and the atmosphere here is like nowhere else.

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Daniel Jefferies

Name: Daniel Jefferies

High School: Central Catholic High School (Portland, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Offensive lineman

Height / Weight: 5' 10"/230 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a team captain and named first-team all-conference (Class 6A Mt. Hood Conference) his senior year; named honorable mention all-state his final season

Why I chose George Fox:
It’s a great Christian environment with a great business department where I can thrive in academics, spiritually and socially.

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Leon Johnson III

Name: Leon Johnson III

High School: Bothell High School (Bothell, Washington)

Sport(s): Baseball and football

Position(s): Outfielder and right-handed pitcher (baseball); wide receiver (football)

Height / Weight: 6' 5"/205 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was Scout Team Player of the Year as a junior football player; named honorable mention all-Kingco as a senior in football; helped team reach state quarterfinals; as a senior he recorded five blocked PATs, 24 receptions for 334 yards and three touchdowns, and 17 special teams tackles

Why I chose George Fox:
I love the campus environment, the coaches, and the faculty I have met. I feel like I will be able to make a new home and family for myself with the teams I will be playing with. The academic reputation also stands out for me as a primary reason I selected George Fox.

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Logan Keppel

Name: Logan Keppel

High School: Westview High School (Portland, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Middle linebacker/linebacker

Height / Weight: 6' 0"/215 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named “Uncommon Man of the Year” and all-league (Class 6A Metro Conference) his senior year

Why I chose George Fox:
The community

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Nathaniel Koenig

Name: Nathaniel Koenig

High School: Sam Barlow High School (Gresham, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football, track and field

Position(s): Defensive end and outside linebacker (football); shot put, discus and hammer (track)

Height / Weight: 6' 2"/225 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned Coaches Award (senior year of football), Most Inspirational Award (senior year of basketball) and Most Improved Award (junior year of track); named a team captain in football senior year; only student in his graduating class of 2019 to earn award for competing in three separate sports all four years; was an honorable mention all-league outside linebacker and second-team all-league center (Class 6A Mt. Hood Conference)

Why I chose George Fox:
It has the best small-college engineering program in the Northwest. I love the beautiful and new campus and athletic facilities. The great coaches, teachers, players, students and Christ-centered community was the best fit for me.

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Korbin Lopez

Name: Korbin Lopez

High School: Grants Pass High School (Grants Pass, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver

Height / Weight: 6' 2"/174 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned second-team all-conference honors (Class 6A South West Conference) as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
George Fox has the academic career path I want to pursue and because I wish to continue playing football after high school.

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Hunter Manassero

Name: Hunter Manassero

High School: Oregon City High School (Oregon City, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Running back and inside linebacker

Height / Weight: 5' 7"/165 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named an all-league honorable mention linebacker (Class 6A Three Rivers League) his senior season; selected to league’s second team at linebacker as a junior

Why I chose George Fox:
The community is great and the football staff and team feels like home.

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Jaron Marks

Name: Jaron Marks

High School: Auburn Mountainview High School (Auburn, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Defensive end

Height / Weight: 6' 1"/230 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Served as a team captain his junior and senior years; led conference in tackles for loss both his junior and senior seasons (Class 4A North Puget Sound League)

Why I chose George Fox:
I felt like it was a second home, everyone was welcoming, and the football team was young. If I could help this team in any way I can, I would.

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Chris Martinez

Name: Chris Martinez

High School: South Umpqua High School (Myrtle Creek, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver

Height / Weight: 5' 7"/150 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Earned second-team all-league honors as a defensive back (Class 3A Far West League) in 2017

Why I chose George Fox:
I chose George Fox because I want to be set up for success in the future.

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Calin Morgan

Name: Calin Morgan

High School: Sheldon High School (Eugene, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Defensive back

Height / Weight: 5' 11"/160 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was named second-team all-league (Class 6A Southwest Conference) in football his senior year, when he recorded 71 tackles (56 solo), four interceptions, 16 pass deflections, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery

Why I chose George Fox:
It was an amazing fit for me in the classroom, but I also really loved the town of Newberg and connected well with the amazing coaching staff.

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Devon Morrow

Name: Devon Morrow

High School: Timberline High School (Lacey, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Center and guard

Height / Weight: 6' 0"/280 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a three-time varsity letter-winner and served as a team captain his senior year; earned second-team All-South Sound Conference (Class 3A) as an offensive lineman his senior season

Why I chose George Fox:
Everyone accepted me as part of the family as soon as I stepped foot on campus.

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Matthew Phillips

Name: Matthew Phillips

High School: South Medford High School (Medford, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Cornerback and free safety

Height / Weight: 6' 3"/178 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was the team’s Defensive Player of the Week two weeks in a row and led his squad with four interceptions as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
I chose George Fox because it is important for me to stay in a Christian environment while I am in college. It is also important that I play football at the next level and can receive the best education possible while going to school.

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Savien Pressley

Name: Savien Pressley

High School: Inderkum High School (Sacramento, California)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Running back and strong safety

Height / Weight: 5' 10"/190 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a first-team all-conference (Capital Valley Conference) honorable mention as a senior, when he carried the ball 55 times for 448 yards and seven rushing touchdowns on offense while recording 48 tackles and three interceptions on defense

Why I chose George Fox:
I chose George Fox because of the amazing campus atmosphere and the love and support from the coaching staff.

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Kaegan Prevett

Name: Kaegan Prevett

High School: Madras High School (Madras, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Kicker

Height / Weight: 5' 7"/164 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named a first-team all-league and all-state honorable mention kicker (Class 3A); connected on 5 of 5 field goals his senior season and was 26 of 32 on extra-point attempts; hit 40-yard field goal in game his senior year

Why I chose George Fox:
I was incredibly impressed by the school’s Christian core values along with the great football program and coaching staff.

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Gus Ramsden

Name: Gus Ramsden

High School: Wallowa High School (Wallowa, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver and safety

Height / Weight: 6' 0"/170 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a three-time all-league quarterback (Class 1A Old Oregon League), a four-time all-league defensive back, a Conference Player of the Year, and a three-time all-state selection; served as team captain; rushed for 1,353 yards (12.5 yards per carry) and had 24 rushing touchdowns as a senior

Why I chose George Fox:
I felt like the community was very welcoming and wanted me there. The football team was super nice and treated me as an equal rather than someone below them. The atmosphere was great, and I felt comfortable all the time.

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Skylar Rayburn

Name: Skylar Rayburn

High School: Selah High School (Selah, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Defensive end

Height / Weight: 6' 3.5"/245 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Led his team in sacks his junior and senior years; earned Lineman of the Year Award and the “Bring the Hammer Award” as a senior; was a two-time all-league defensive end and an all-league offensive guard; named honorable mention all-state defensive end at Class 2A level

Why I chose George Fox:
I chose Fox because of the people and the way the team was coached. I got a feeling that I had from no other colleges. I had offers from some NAIA and DII schools, but I chose George Fox because it has a sense of family.

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Henry Samuelson

Name: Henry Samuelson

High School: Astoria High School (Astoria, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Offensive lineman

Height / Weight: 6' 3"/270 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was an all-league (Class 4A Cowapa League) offensive lineman his junior and senior seasons; earned Scholar-Athlete Award recognition as a sophomore, junior and senior

Why I chose George Fox:
This is where God is telling me I need to be.

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Joshua Thurmond

Name: Joshua Thurmond

High School: Lawndale High School (Lawndale, California)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Linebacker

Height / Weight: 5' 11"/195 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Helped team win a league, CIF, regional and state championship his senior season; averaged 5.2 tackles per game and 6.0 tackles for loss

Why I chose George Fox:
I felt like George Fox was a great place for me to grow as a man spiritually and physically, on and off of the football field. The coaching staff, football team, students and teachers make you feel welcomed anywhere you are on campus, and I feel like that is what it is all about. Being and feeling a part of a family that you are not really related to goes a long way.

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Anthony Ujdur

Name: Anthony Ujdur

High School: Cascade Christian High School (Medford, Oregon)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Defensive end

Height / Weight: 6' 1"/225 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Named first-team all-league (Class 3A Southern Cascade League) and second-team all-state in 2017, when he helped his team win a state championship; recorded 42 tackles, 10 sacks and one blocked punt his senior season

Why I chose George Fox:
I wanted to receive a quality Christian education while playing football.

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Ben Victoria

Name: Ben Victoria

High School: Kentridge High School (Kent, Washington)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Wide receiver and punter

Height / Weight: 6' 2"/180 lbs.

High School Highlights:
Was a second-team wide receiver in 2018 and a first-team all-league punter in 2017; caught 23 passes for 383 yards and seven touchdowns his senior season; caught 22 passes for 533 yards and three TDs as a junior; averaged 36.6 yards per punt as a junior

Why I chose George Fox:
Great atmosphere and culture! Excited about the players, coaching staff and fan support!

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* Student-athletes listed above have accepted George Fox University's written offer of admission and/or financial aid. George Fox University is a member of the NCAA Div. III.