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Notre Dame Football Recruiting

Notre Dame Evaluation Camp #1 | Offense Preview

June 14, 2023
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Notre Dame will hold an important evaluation camp on Thursday as over 250 prospects are expected to camp in South Bend. 

Several prospects have already been to Notre Dame, but a few key targets are making their first stop on campus. As always, this is a tentative list as visits can always change. 

QUARTERBACK
2026 - Will Griffin‍ - Jesuit (Tampa, Fla.) 
Offers: Auburn, Florida, Florida State, Miami, Pitt and Toledo 

Note: Notre Dame stopped by his school during the spring

Freshman Highlights

2025 - Jackson Kollock‍ - Laguna Beach (Laguna Beach, Calif.) 
Offers: Cal, Campbell, Colorado, Colorado State, Minnesota, UNLV and Washington 

Sophomore Highlights

2025 - Grady Adamson‍ - Deer Creek (Edmond, Okla.) 
Offers: North Texas, Pitt, Sam Houston, Tulsa and UNLV
Sophomore Highlights

2026 - Noah Grubbs‍ - Lake Mary (Lake Mary, Fla.) 
Offers: Central Florida, Charlotte, Duke, Miami, Texas A&M, UAB, Virginia Tech and West Virginia 

Freshman Highlights

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RUNNING BACK
2025 - Justin Thurman‍ - Jesuit (Tampa, Fla.) 
Offers: Auburn, Central Florida, Charlotte, Coastal Carolina, Florida, Florida A&M, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kansas State, Louisville, Middle Tennessee State, NC State, Notre Dame, Purdue, Rutgers, Tennessee, Toledo, UAB and Vanderbilt

Note: Thurman was offered in May and arrived Wednesday to start his visit. He also grew up in St. Louis and knows most of the STL kids on the Irish roster. 

Sophomore Highlights

2025 - Kamar Archie‍ - The Hun School (Princeton, N.J.) 
Offers: Boston College, Cincinnati, Clemson, UConn, Duke, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, UMass, Michigan, Michigan State, NC State, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Penn State, Pitt, Rutgers, South Carolina, Syracuse, Tennessee, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Virginia Tech, West Virginia and Wisconsin 

Note: Archie was offered during Notre Dame’s St. Patrick’s Day push and attends the same school as former 2024 Irish commit Owen Wafle. He also holds offers to play linebacker. 

Freshman Highlights

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WIDE RECEIVER
2025 - Corey Simms‍ - Christian Brothers (St. Louis, Mo.) 
Offers: Alabama A&M, Arkansas, Ball State, Central Arkansas, Central Florida, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas, Kansas State, Marshall, Miami (OH), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Purdue, TCU, Tennessee, Toledo, UTSA, Washington State and Western Michigan 

Note: Simms was a teammate of freshman running back Jeremiyah Love. 

Sophomore Highlights

2025 - Jackson Wiley‍ - Olentangy (Liberty, Ohio) 
Offers: Kentucky, Miami (OH), Middle Tennessee State and Toledo

Note: Son of former Ohio State running back Michael Wiley

Sophomore Highlights

2026 - Milan Parris‍ - Walsh Jesuit (Stow, Ohio) 
Offers: Ball State, Central Michigan, Kentucky, UMass, Ohio, Purdue and Wisconsin 

Note: The 6-foot-4, 185-pounder has seen his recruitment take off this spring. Interesting athlete.

2025 - DeShaun Williams‍ - St. Francis (Wheaton, Ill.) 
Offers: Central Michigan and Miami (OH)

2024 - Xavier Southall‍ - IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) 
Offers: Alcorn State and Brown

Note: Son of former Notre Dame cornerback Corny Southall

Spring 2023 Highlights

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TIGHT END 
2025 - Brady O'Hara‍ - North Catholic (Cranberry Township, Pa.) 
Offers: UConn, Marshall, Penn State, Pitt, West Virginia and Wisconsin 

Sophomore Highlights

2025 - John Baker IV‍ - Cass Tech (Detroit, Mich.) 
Offers: Arkansas Pine Bluff, Kentucky, Louisville, UMass and West Virginia 

Sophomore Highlights

2025 - Marshall Pritchett‍ - Rabun Gap Nacoochee (Rabun Gap, Ga.) 
Offers: Boston College, Central Florida, Cincinnati, Florida A&M, Georgia Tech, Miami (OH), North Carolina, Troy, UAB, Vanderbilt and Wisconsin 

Note: The Notre Dame legacy has made several visits over the last year and now he’s looking to earn an offer. 

Sophomore Highlights

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OFFENSIVE LINE
2025 - Rowan Byrne‍ - Iona Preparatory School (New Rochelle, N.Y.) 
Offers: Boston College, Charlotte, UConn, Duke, Kennesaw State, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Penn State, Rutgers, Stanford, Syracuse, Temple, Texas A&M and Wisconsin 

Note: Byrne camped at Notre Dame last summer and has started to rack up the offers over the last few months. Notre Dame would be a major player here if offered. He arrives on campus Wednesday. 

Sophomore Highlights

2026 - George Haseotes‍ - Community School of Naples (Naples, Fla.) 
Offers: Arizona, Arizona State, Eastern Kentucky, Kentucky, Louisville, Michigan State, New Mexico State, Penn, South Florida, Stanford, Virginia Tech and Western Michigan 

Note: Worth noting there aren’t many freshmen earn an offer from Stanford

Freshman Highlights

2026 - Tyler Merrill‍ - Cumberland Valley (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) 
Offers: Akron, Iowa State, Kent State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Penn State, Pitt, Syracuse, Temple and West Virginia 

Note: Merrill earned an offer following camp at Ohio State earlier this week. 

Freshman Highlights

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