Feb. 1, 2006
SEATTLE - A total of 21 student-athletes have signed national letters of intent or financial aid agreements to enroll at the University of Washington and play football for the Huskies, head coach Tyrone Willingham announced today. The group includes 14 high-school athletes and seven that attended junior college last year.
Included in this list of future Huskies below are three junior college transfers that signed in December. Two of them - Danny Morovick and Jordan Murchison - are currently enrolled at the UW while Anthony Atkins is expected to enroll in the spring.
Of the players in this year's recruiting class, five hail from Washington, 13 are from California and one each come from Arizona, Nebraska and Nevada.
Washington opens the 2006 football season Sept. 2 at Husky Stadium vs. San Jose State.
Here is an alphabetical list of the incoming players (click on name for biographical information):
2006 Washington Football Letter of Intent Signees
|Name||Pos.||Hometown (High School/Last College)|
|Anthony Atkins||DE||Long Beach, Calif. (Jordan HS/Compton CC)|
|Donald Butler||LB||Sacramento, Calif. (Del Campo HS)|
|Cameron Elisara||DT||Spokane, Wash. (Ferris HS)|
|D'Andre Goodwin||WR||Lancaster, Calif. (Antelope Valley HS)|
|Cody Habben||OL||Sammamish, Wash. (Skyline HS)|
|Paul Homer||LB/FB||Omaha, Neb. (Millard North HS)|
|Matt Houston||LB||Goleta, Calif. (Dos Pueblos HS)|
|Derek Kosub||DT||Reno, Nev. (Hug HS)|
|Jake Locker||QB||Ferndale, Wash. (Ferndale HS)|
|Aaron Mason||OL||Santa Monica, Calif. (Santa Monica HS/Santa Monica CC)|
|De'Shon Matthews||DT/DE||Sacramento, Calif. (Laguna Creek HS)|
|Jake Merrill||S||Gig Harbor, Wash. (Gig Harbor HS)|
|Danny Morovick||LS||Mission Viejo, Calif. (Mission Viejo HS/Saddleback CC)|
|Matt Mosley||WR||Chandler, Ariz. (Corona del Sol HS)|
|Jordan Murchison||CB||Oakland, Calif. (Bishop O'Dowd HS/City College of San Francisco)|
|Leilyon Myers||RB/DB||Compton, Calif. (Lynwood HS)|
|Ashlee Palmer||S||Compton, Calif. (Lynwood HS/Compton CC)|
|Marcel Reece||WR||Hesperia, Calif. (Hesperia HS/El Camino CC)|
|Matt Sedillo||OL||Escondido, Calif. (Orange Glen HS)|
|Ryan Tolar||OL||Pasco, Wash. (Pasco HS)|
|Jason Wells||S||La Verne, Calif. (Bonita HS/ Mt. San Antonio JC)|