Dirk Knudsen

Dirk is a lifelong resident of the Pacific NW; athlete and Merit scholar. He runs camps, clinics, and has been a sports writer and analyst for nearly a decade now; mostly with Rivals.com as the editor of OregonPreps and WashingtonPreps.com. Dirk is the founder of NWPR & BrainChampions.org; a charity for injured athletes suffering from Brain Trauma / Concussion. He is a father of three and married.

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By Dirk Knudsen On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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Southridge Lockdown Corner Derek Parnell A Top Recruit

One of the kids that had a big impact last year as a Junior is already making his presence known in the off season and riding on the wave of attention he generated in 2013 giving fits to every single receiver More...

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By Dirk Knudsen On Saturday, March 29th, 2014
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Lakeridge Gunner Eric Dungey Lands Montana State Offer

Montana State was hosting a few recruits this weekend even in the cold of Spring in the Rockies.  Football never stops anymore.  Neither does star Lakeridge High School QB Eric Dungey.  The 6’4″- More...

Keenan Williams of the Cheney High School Blackhawks is a big time talent in the class of 2015.
By Dirk Knudsen On Saturday, March 29th, 2014
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Keenan Williams Lands Vandals Proving Cheney Is Home To Big Time High School Talent

The town of Cheney, Washington is pretty small especially when Eastern Washington University is out on a break.  The town itself is right at 12,000 people and the College is at 13,500 .  So if it is football More...

Today the word came that the NLRB is going to back and recognize CAPA from Northwestern University as a Labor Union and it is about time  in our view.
By Dirk Knudsen On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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Northwestern’s Kain Colter Will Be Remembered For Today – NCAA Soon To Be Employer

Today was on the biggest days in the history of college athletics and even if you do not realize it you soon will.  Former Northwestern Quarterback Kain Coulter and some of his team mates won their case today More...

Jackson Keimig (#3) for Bothell was impressive last season and we expect bigger things this year.
By Dirk Knudsen On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Jackson Keimig Solidifies D-1 Status With First Collegiate Offer

A quick review of the process of recruiting allows one to check where they are at.  You don’t just jump from nothing to a Major Program unless you have a very special story to tell.  To be clear not More...

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By Dirk Knudsen On Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
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Cameron Saffle Lands First Offer As Bigger Fish Move In

At 6’4″ and 240 lbs Cameron Saffle is an impressive looking kid.   Slated to play Outside Linebacker once again for the Skyline Spartans the rangy powerhouse from Sammamish, Washington is hard at More...

When these two Titans - Skyline Spartans and The Bellevue Wolverines meet- well it is always a hard hitting affair!
By Dirk Knudsen On Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
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Skyline VS Bellevue 2013 Look Back Reveals Amazing Talent

Boy what a year 2013 was for Northwest high school football.  In the opening weekend we caught 4 or 5 games and traveled to the UW to catch the Emerald City Classic.  We saw 4 games back to back and tonight More...

6'7"- 250 lb. Blake Brandel is now sitting on an OSU Beaver offer!
By Dirk Knudsen On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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Blake Brandel Grabs OSU Beavers Offer And Will Lead Offensive Linemen Class

Blake Brandel was an unknown last season when the first kick off went down for the Central Catholic Rams.  But it did not take long for people to start to understand that this big lean kid was going to be something More...

Justice Murphy of Evergreen is an electric player to watch and has risen to a position of being a top recruit in the past month.
By Dirk Knudsen On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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Justice Murphy Going Big As Spring Comes

The kid has the skill.  The coaches have been watching him closely.  And the time has come  now for Justice Murphy of Evergreen High School in Vancouver, Washington to step into the spotlight.  Fresh off More...

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