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Ohio State has busy weekend on the recruiting trail

You might’ve took it easy the last few days, but Ryan Day and crew sure didn’t.

Van Fillinger

Did you miss out on your Ohio State Buckeyes recruiting fix while spending time with family and friends over the weekend? Don’t worry! Land-Grant Holy Land is here to get you caught back up with some of the latest happenings.

Recruits invade Columbus

The new football staff at OSU were hard at work trying to show some of the most sought after talent on the high school level what it would be like to be a student-athlete at Ohio State playing for the Buckeyes.

Making the trip to Columbus from surrounding counties and even states, Day and crew had their hands full with a very solid group of recruits from the class of 2020 and beyond.

Below are some of the recruits who took time out of their to check out what the Buckeyes are putting together:

4-star WR Mookie Cooper

Class: 2020

Town: Saint Louis,MO/Trinity Catholic

Size: 5’8/190

Offers: Ohio State, Illinois, LSU, Miami, Oklahoma, etc

3-star CB Joseph Johnson

Class: 2020

Town: Colonial Heights,VA/Life Christian Academy

Size: 6’3/180

Offers: Ohio State, North Carolina State (Former verbal commit), Florida, Florida State, Penn State, Tennessee, etc

3-star DT Dayon Hayes

Class: 2020

Town: Pittsburgh,PA/Westinghouse

Size: 6’3/250

Offers: Ohio State, Michigan State, Penn State, Pittsburgh, West Virginia, etc

3-star DE Gage Keys

Class: 2020

Town: Hilliard,OH/Davidson

Size: 6’5/240

Offers: Indiana, Cincinnati, Minnesota, Rutgers, Maryland, etc

4-star C Ryan Linthicum

Class: 2021

Town: Damascus,MD/Damascus

Size: 6’4/275

Offers: Ohio State, Louisville, LSU, Maryland, Michigan, etc

3-star DE Van Fillinger

Class: 2020

Town: Draper,UT/Corner Canyon

Size: 6’3/250

Offers: Ohio State, LSU, Michigan, Oregon, UCLA, USC, etc

Buckeyes deal out offers

Van Fillinger, a product of Corner Canyon (UT), the same program that produced current OSU offensive tackle Branden Bowen, wasn’t the only prospect to earn an opportunity to line up in the Scarlet and Gray this weekend.

Before you have a chance to play for a powerhouse of the of the Ohio State University, a has to be sent your way first. The Buckeyes gave these aforementioned recruits just that:

4-star CB Jason Marshall

Class: 2021

Town: Miami,FL/Palmetto

Size: 6’2/180

Other offers: Florida, Florida State, Miami, Tennessee, USC, etc

4-star CB Corey Collier

Class: 2021

Town: Miami,FL/Palmetto

Size: 6’2/170

Other offers: Florida State, Miami, Florida, LSU, Nebraska, Notre Dame, etc

4-star DT Leonard Taylor

Class: 2021

Town: Miami,FL/Palmetto

Size: 6’4/240

Other offers: Auburn, Georgia, Miami, Alabama, LSU, etc

4-star ATH Kaemen Marley

Class: 2021

Town: Ramseur,NC/Eastern Randolph

Size: 6’2/206

Other offers: Florida, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Texas A&M, Virginia Tech, etc

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