WIU announces football recruiting class for 2020

MACOMB, IL (NEWS3) — The Western Illinois football team announced its 2020 recruiting class during National Signing Day on February 5th.

The Leathernecks added 25 players to the program during the signing period.

The group of newcomers include 13 incoming freshman and 12 college transfers.

Of those 25, WIU signed 13 players on defense and 12 on offense.

The Leathernecks finished the 2019 season with a 1-11 record (1-7 in the Missouri Valley Football Conference).

Recruiting class list (high school/previous school):

Maceo Barbosa, RB (Frederick Douglass/Santa Rosa)

Levon Barnett, DB (William T. Dwyer/Mt. San Antonio College)

Isaiah Bellamy, DL (Largo/Ellsworth Community College)

D’Angelo Biggs, WR (Graham Kapowsin/College of the Siskiyous)

JaJuan Boyd, DB (Har-Ber)

Brian Bruce, DE (Wendell Phillips/Mount Carmel)

Clay Bruno, QB (Rochester)

Christian Carter, QB (Mount Saint Joseph/Merrimack College)

Ludovick Choquette, RB (Clearwater Academy)

Tyquan Coleman, DB (Cascade Christian/Southwestern Junior College)

Sam Cook, LB (Neosho)

Chastin Cross, LB (River Rouge)

Dallas Daniels, WR (Trotwood Madison/Northeastern Oklahoma A&M)

Juan DelaCruz, LB (Warren Township)

Donovan Lacey, DB (DeKalb)

Shawn Lee, DL (Downers Grove South)

Tre Maronic, SB (Bear River)

Carter Morrow, LB (Goddard)

Chod Morrow, OL (Goddard/Butler Community College)

Matt Muetterties, OL (Burlington Central)

Lucas Nunez, WR (Cardinal Hayes/Monroe College)

Dylan Runkel, TE (Burlington)

Clayton Scott, RB (Millville/Monroe)

Darriell Wells, DB (Ponchatoula/Chabot College)

Alaric Wooten, DB (Romulus/College of DuPage)


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