Joe Davidson

The Sacramento Bee’s prep football preseason player rankings: Honorable mention

Christian Brothers’ Jamarri Jackson tackles Cordova’s Alvin Banks during a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I football playoff game at Hughes Stadium,  Nov. 11, 2016.
Christian Brothers’ Jamarri Jackson tackles Cordova’s Alvin Banks during a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I football playoff game at Hughes Stadium, Nov. 11, 2016. Sacramento Bee file

In an area as vast as the Sacramento landscape, coming up with a preseason list of the Top 50 high school football players isn’t just subjective, it’s darn near impossible.

There are so many good players out there, judging from the coaches who insist as much. Here’s our honorable mention list of players not found on any recruiting sites but who are playmakers and college worthy nonetheless at some level:

Nate Addleman, Oak Ridge, LB, 6-foot-1, 195 pounds

Michael Arellano, Rio Vista, OL/DL, 6-4, 290

Alvin Banks, Cordova, WR/DB, 6-0, 180

Isaiah Barner, Folsom, DB,

Danny Bell, El Dorado, QB, 6-5, 200

Logan Benoit, Inderkum, LB, 5-11, 215

Keith Brinkman, Del Campo, OL/DL, 6-3, 255

Devin Carmona, Casa Roble, RB/LB, 6-1, 205

Jack Cartwright, Rio Americano, RB/LB, 5-7, 175

Deven Coffer, Lincoln, RB, 6-0, 180

Gerald Davis, Highlands, QB/DB, 5-11, 170

Andrew Dettling, Christian Brothers, QB/DB, 6-1, 175

Devin Carmona, Casa Roble, LB, 6-0, 215

Javon Felton, Sacramento, RB/DB, 5-7, 170

Freddie Fiske, Christian Brothers, WR/DB, 5-11, 205

Brandon Grant, Elk Grove, RB 6-1, 210

Jake Green, Colfax, WR, 6-2, 185

Johnny Guzman, Del Oro, WR, 6-2, 180

Hank Harvego, Jesuit, QB, 6-2, 175

Jesse Hernandez, Grant, FB/LB, 5-9, 195

Kayden Hoal, Davis, TE, 6-4, 200

CJ Hutton, Folsom, WR, 5-9, 170

Avant Jacobs, Oak Ridge, WR/DB, 5-9, 170

Fabian Joseph, Sheldon, FB/DL, 5-7, 190

Eli Keith, Del Campo, WR/DB, 5-10, 170

Jake Lahaie, Colfax, OL/DL, 6-1, 230

Omar Lott, Grant, OL/DL, 6-1, 280

Tre Maronic, Bear River, RB/CB, 6-3, 175

Sawyer Merrill, Oak Ridge, WR/DB, 6-0, 170

Chandon Pierre, Folsom, OL/DL, 6-3, 255

Colton Reeves, Colfax, WR/DB, 5-10, 160

Charlie Rogers, Del Oro, LB, 6-2, 210

Mhari Roberts, Antelope, RB, 5-9 175

Brandon Rundgren, Franklin, QB, 6-3, 190

Nico Salaices, Rio Linda, OL/DL, 6-3, 305

Johnele Sanders, Cordova, QB, 5-9, 160

Sam Sanders, Oak Ridge, TE/LB, 6-1, 205

Shane Semeit, Capital Christian, OL, 6-6, 270

Tyrell Smith, Sheldon, RB/LB, 5-11, 175

Michael Stuck, Placer, QB, 6-0, 185

Jacob Trach, Cosumnes Oaks, RB 5-8, 175

Isaiah Tupou, Grant, OL/DL, 6-3, 285

Ruben Voznyuk, Casa Roble, LB, 6-1, 215

Ryan Whalley, Del Oro, K, 6-2, 185

Mychal Williams, Sacramento, WR/DB, 5-11, 195

Someone we missed? Let us know by emailing jdavidson@sacbee.com

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