Olsen having a good Elite 11 to this point

Through two days of the Elite 11 showcase in Redondo Beach, Cal. Kevin Olsen, according to multiple reports, is having the best showing of any of the quarterbacks from the East.

Along with Olsen, a Miami recruit from Wayne, N.J., Christian Hackenberg (Fork Union, Va. and Penn State recruit) and Shane Cockerille (Baltimore, Md. and Maryland recruit) are participating. They are three of 25 standout quarterbacks from around the country competing in the ESPN event.

For those looking to follow the event on a free site, check out 247Sports message board. It has continuous updates during all drills and competitions.

There are still two days of drills and competition left for Hackenberg, Cockerille or any of the other top quarterbacks and recruits in the country to improve.

The competition will also be televised as a show on ESPNU.

Other quarterbacks attending will be Max Browne (USC), Shane Morris (Michigan), Cooper Bateman (Alabama), Cody Thomas (Oklahoma), Tyrone Swoopes (Texas), Brice Ramsey (Georgia), Malik Zaire (Notre Dame), Troy Williams (Washington), J.T. Barrett (Ohio State), Asiantii Woulard (South Florida), Riley Ferguson (Tennessee), Jared Goff (Cal), Anthony Jennings (LSU), Johnny Stanton (Nebraska), Austin Allen (Arkansas), Davis Webb (Texas Tech), Zack Greenlee (undecided), DeVante Kincaid (Ole Miss), Joshua Dobbs (Arizona State), Luke Del Rio (Oklahoma State), Danny Etling (Purdue) and Zach Allen (Syracuse).

For more information on eastern football recruiting, follow @EastRecruiting on Twitter or email marty.valania@easternfootballrecruiting.com.

Top talent at PSU skills camp

Gateway football coach Terry Smith brought some of his players to the Penn State skills camp.

A host of highly recruited prospects made their way to State College to show off their skills in front of the Penn State coaching staff Saturday.

Penn State held an Advanced Skills Camp, which saw over 250 campers show up. However, it was a select group of 30 that got a lot of attention.


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