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Southern California quarterbacks to watch

Canyon Country Canyon's Cade Apsay, Santa Ana Mater Dei's Chase Forrest, and Corona Centennial's Robert Webber are among passers to watch in the Southland.

August 23, 2013|Eric Sondheimer
  • Oaks Christian quarterback Brandon Dawkins scampers away from Notre Dame linebacker Nicholas Monica in the first half during the first round of Pac-5 Division playoff game in Sherman Oaks on Nov. 9, 2012.
Oaks Christian quarterback Brandon Dawkins scampers away from Notre Dame… (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles…)

Cade Apsay; CC Canyon; 6-2; 180; Sr.; Colorado commit passed for 3,333 yards, 39 touchdowns.

Brandon Dawkins; Oaks Christian; 6-4; 210; Sr.; Arizona commit has size, experience.

Alexander Diamont; Venice; 6-2; 175; Sr.; Indiana commit is stronger, faster, smarter.

Ian Fieber; Mission Viejo; 6-1; 190; Sr.; Makes deep throws as well as anyone.

Chase Forrest; Mater Dei; 6-3; 180; Sr.; Can handle pressure and runs well.

Jalen Greene; Gardena Serra; 6-2; 185; Sr.; Boise State commit is threat running, passing.

Brad Kaaya; Chaminade; 6-4; 215; Sr.; Miami commit is ready for best season.

Josh Rosen; St. John Bosco; 6-3; 195; Jr.; Becoming a national prospect.

Ricky Town; St. Bonaventure; 6-4; 190; Jr.; Alabama commit with powerful arm, good instincts.

Robert Webber; Corona Centennial; 5-10; 175; Sr.; Passed for 3,968 yards, 41 touchdowns.

Brady White; Hart; 6-2; 180; Jr.; Passed for 2,575 yards, 23 touchdowns.


K.J. Costello; Santa Margarita; 6-5; 205; So. All signs point to him being very good.

Sam Darnold; San Clemente; 6-5; 205; Jr.; Two-sport standout is rising prospect.

Kevin Dillman; La Mirada; 6-4; 225; Jr.; It's time to show what he can do.

Ryan Esslinger; Whittier Christian; 6-1; 180; Sr.; Passed for 2,736 yards, 28 touchdowns.

Ty Gangi; St. Francis; 6-3; 180; Sr.; Former backup made summer leap.

Coltin Gerhart; Vista Murrieta; 6-0; 210; Sr.; Rushed for more than 1,000 yards at Norco.

Jesse Hanckel; Village Christian; 6-3; 180; Jr.; Has arm strength, athleticism to succeed.

Ajene Harris; Crenshaw; 5-11; 175; Sr.; Arm strength makes him dangerous.

Malik Henry; Westlake; 6-3; 180; So.; Will be ready to compete in tough Marmonte League.

Koa Haynes; Bishop Amat; 6-2; 180; Sr.; Runs 4.5-second 40 and is true leader.

Tyler Hilinski; Upland; 6-4; 175; Jr.; Has supporting cast to peak by season's end.

Eban Jackson; Narbonne; 6-3; 185; Sr.; Will have chance to excel.

Luke Napolitano; Corona del Mar; 6-4; 200; Sr.; Top punter also can pass.

MC Poe; Cathedral; 6-2; 165; Jr.; Developing into a top passer.

Mark Powell; Verdugo Hills; 6-0; 185; Sr.; Passed for 2,350 yards, 29 touchdowns.

Kaelon Price; LB Cabrillo; 5-11; 175; Sr.; Passed for more than 1,900 yards.

Nick Robinson; JSerra; 6-1; 185; Jr.; Will compete with best in Trinity League.

Cristian Solano; San Fernando; 6-3; 180; Sr.; Passed for 3,064 yards, 28 touchdowns.

Gilbert Soto; Lincoln; 5-10; 175; Sr.; Passed for more than 2,000 yards.

Tai Tiedemann; LB Poly; 6-4; 180; Sr.; Will take advantage of strong receivers.

Travis Waller; Servite; 6-4; 185; Jr.; Showed summer improvement.

Clarence Williams; Sylmar; 6-1; 170; So.; Versatile and getting better.

Tanner Workman; Nordhoff; 6-0; 175; Sr.; Passed for 2,193 yards, 28 touchdowns.

Damion Wright; Jurupa Hills; 6-1; 185; Jr.; Made impact as a sophomore.

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