The Huskies on Wednesday announced the signing of 17 recruits, including eight offensive players. Meet them all and watch their game highlights.

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All 17 recruits who were expected to sign with the Huskies did so on Wednesday morning. A look at the eight recruits added to the Huskies’ offense:

DANIEL BRIDGE-GADD, QB
6-3, 191, Paradise Valley HS, Phoenix, Ariz.

Arizona’s Gatorade player of the year signed a financial-aid agreement in December and enrolled at UW in early January … completed 251-of-374 passes for 4,258 yards and 47 touchdowns with nine interceptions as a senior … also rushing for 627 yards and 17 touchdowns on 139 carries while leading Paradise Valley to its first state-championship game appearance.

Paradise Valley coach Greg Davis: “He’s a special kid. His ability for us to extend plays was something I haven’t seen in 18 years of coaching high school football.”

 

SEAN McGREW, RB
5-7, 173, St. John Bosco, Torrance, Calif.

Named California’s Gatorade player of the year, a USA Today first-team All-American and National High School Coaches Association player of the year after rushing for 1,852 yards and 27 touchdowns on 200 carries as a senior at the Southern California powerhouse … also had 17 catches for 264 yards and three TDs … Career totals of 5,762 yards on 630 carries (a 9.1-yard average), with 76 career rushing TDs, plus nine career receiving touchdowns … finished second last spring in the California 100-meter dash, running 10.56 seconds.

St. John Bosco coach Jason Negro: “People up there are going to be shocked. When you see him, he’s so unassuming, like ‘Oh my gosh, how can this kid be a running back at St. John Bosco?’ Sure enough, he’s able to come out week after week; he’s durable, physical; he can finish runs — all those things you want out of a great back.”

 

KAMARI PLEASANT, RB
6-0, 196, Etiwanda HS, Rialto, Calif.

Three-star athlete played running back, receiver and safety for Etiwanda … as a senior, scored eight touchdowns and totaled 677 all-purpose yards on offense … teammate of UW tight end Michael Neal at Etiwanda.

UW running backs coach Keith Bhonapha: “The one thing that intrigues you about Kamari is he’s a big body. The thing that made him so special and made him stand out (is) when he has the ball in his hands, for a bigger body, he has really quick feet (and) he has the ability to make guys miss.”

 

NICK HARRIS, OL
6-1, 282, Inglewood, Calif.

UW’s two offensive linemen in this class both come from JSerra Catholic HS in Southern California … Harris named to first-team All-Trinity League as a senior, helping the Lions to a 7-3 overall record … ranked as No. 13 center in the nation by ESPN.

 

LUKE WATTENBERG, OG
6-4, 275, JSerra Catholic HS, Trabuco Canyon, Calif.

Played in the Army All-American Bowl game and is one of seven UW recruits considered a consensus top-300 prospect. Named to the Los Angeles Times all-area first team and the Orange County Register All-County first team in 2015 … Trinity League Co-Lineman of the Year in 2015.

UW offensive line coach Chris Strausser: “Luke’s a guy we’re really excited about. He’s passionate about football, very athletic guy, can change direction; a physical player (who) comes from a very good football program.”

 

JORDAN CHIN, WR
6-0, 151, Chaminade Prep, San Fernando, Calif.

Three-star recruit had team-high 37 receptions for 691 yards as a senior … teamed with quarterback Tommy Costello, who has signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball at Washington … as a sophomore, played on an Eagles team with current Huskies JoJo McIntosh and Brayden Lenius, helped the team to a 14-2 overall record, a CIF Southern Section Western Division title and a berth in the state Division II semifinals. … Ran leg on Chaminade’s 4×100-meter relay team in 2015.

UW receivers coach Bush Hamdan: “Jordan’s a guy that brings a lot of speed to our program. He brings good ‘length’ … and makes a lot of plays. We think his speed makes him an electric-type player on the outside — something we really need.”

 

AARON FULLER, WR
5-11, 177, Lovejoy HS, McKinney, Texas

Three-star recruit caught 86 passes for 1,178 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior … also rushed for two TDs and returned two punts for TDs … as a junior in 2014, had 69 receptions for 1,396 yards and 22 touchdowns to earn District 10-5A Offensive Player of the Year.

UW receivers coach Bush Hamdan: “Aaron’s a guy we feel is just really consistent. … He’s the son of a coach (and) a guy who we think is extremely tough and will be a really versatile player for us.”

 

JACOB KIZER, TE
6-4, 250, West Salem HS, Salem, Ore.

Three-star recruit who missed most of his senior season with a back injury. … ranked state’s No. 5 recruit by Rivals … earned first-team all-state as a defensive lineman in 2014.

UW tight ends coach Jordan Paopao: “Phenomenal athlete. He’s really going to be an in-line tight end — traditional ‘Y’ — pretty reminiscent of a Mark Brunner, Ernie Conwell, Cam Cleeland-type tight end. Physical, sets the edge, tremendous catching radius.”