Tumwater’s Trevor Davis picks up first offer

June 17, 2014

       Great news from the South Sound where LB Trevor Davis of Tumwater (Wash.) received his first offer, when the coaching staff from Portland State University made their intentions known.      “It’s a great feeling to get my first offer,” Davis told NEI. “All the hard work that I’ve put in throughout my life has gotten me a free ticket into college and to be able to play the sport…

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Intro 2015: Addison Barrett of Tumwater: By Scott Eklund

February 24, 2014

Click for Addison Barrett Highlights        The Tumwater football team is loaded with talented senior class. One standout, at least on the defensive side of the ball, is LB Addison Barrett and he spoke with Northwest Elite Index recently to update us on his offseason as well as what makes him such a sure-tackler.      “I read the ball really well and I have more speed than a lot…

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Tumwater’s Christian Cummings leads way for 2A’s top team: By Scott Enyeart

September 11, 2013

       The Tumwater (Wash.) T-birds are always considered one of the top teams in both the Evergreen Conference and the 2A classification at the state level, and this season is no different.      Ryland Spencer currently has Tumwater atop his 2A rankings, and virtually ever publication in the state has them at or near the top as well.      One of the players expected to star…

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Ranking Washington’s Top 10 HS Football Uniforms: By Ryland Spencer and Scott Enyeart

July 24, 2013

We are very excited to be starting a new interactive feature here at NEI, where players and fans of high school football here in the Northwest will be able to answer a weekly question relating to the game we all love and the players who play it. Readers will be able to submit their answers via twitter by simply tweeting using the hashtag #NEIpoll, and top tweets and poll results…

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Tumwater’s Jayden Croft ready to show what he can do: By Scott Eklund

June 28, 2013

       Tumwater QB Jayden Croft is the unquestioned leader of one of the top teams in the 2A classification. Because he doesn’t throw the ball a lot in his team’s run-dominated offense, this summer is his chance to show college coaches what he can do and he plans to do just that.      “We don’t throw a lot, so I have to take advantage of every opportunity…

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Northern Colorado remains busy; Offers Tumwater DE Nick Foerstel: By Jordan Johnson

May 8, 2013

       A kid that stood out at our elite events and comes off the end as quick as any D end in the northwest, Nick Foerstel (6-3 215 Jr. DE/OLB Tumwater),  got his first offer Tuesday night from the very busy Northern Colorado Bears.      Foerstel will be part of a Thunderbirds group that will be favored to win the Washington class 2A state title next season. Referencing the offer Nick says,…

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Olympia’s Finest; WA Top Jr QB’s Derrick Becker-Capital and Jayden Croft-Tumwater: By Jordan Johnson

March 31, 2013

Highlights: Derrick Becker, Jayden Croft        In the heart of Olympia two of the state’s top QB’s will shortly be coming into their senior year, in Derrick Becker (6-0 180 Jr.) and Jayden Croft. (6-1 185 Jr.)      Both kids are football junkies and the type of athletes that you want to root for. Becker will be a 2 time all league starter coming back for the Cougars…

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Jayden Croft and Tumwater look to carry athletic family tradition into 2013: By Jordan Johnson

December 15, 2012

Highlight Videos: Jayden Croft, Korye Trejo, Gabe Gleizes, Christian Cummings, Nick Foerstel          Anyone that pays attention to high school football in the northwest can tell you that Tumwater has traditionally always been one of the top teams in the State of Washington. They have gone (67-14) overall and (37-2) in conference since 2006, and Head Coach Sid Otton is a legend to say the least in his…

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