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Here’s who signed with Florida schools on first day of early signing period

Players who signed letters of intent or arrived via the transfer portal for the Florida Gators, FSU, Miami, USF and UCF.
 
Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas football players, from left, Ryan Mack, Chance Robinson, Romanas Frederique and Jordan Lyle announce they are signing with Miami during a signing ceremony Wednesday at the high school.
Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas football players, from left, Ryan Mack, Chance Robinson, Romanas Frederique and Jordan Lyle announce they are signing with Miami during a signing ceremony Wednesday at the high school. [ D.A. VARELA | Miami Herald ]
Published Dec. 21, 2023

State early signing classes

Compiled from 247 Sports composite rankings

Florida

5-STAR

QB DJ Lagway, Willis (Texas) (6-2, 225)

DL LJ McCray, Daytona Beach Mainland (6-6, 260)

4-STAR

LB Myles Graham, Gainesbille Buchholz (6-1, 212)

OT Fletcher Westphal, Tuscarora (Virginia) (6-8, 335)

LB Aaron Chiles, Our Lady Good Counsel HS (Maryland) (6-3, 220)

TE Amir Jackson, Portal (Georgia) (6-4, 223)

RB Kahnen Daniels, West Point (Mississippi) (5-11, 190)

WR Jerrae Hawkins, Bradenton IMG Academy (5-9, 165)

WR Tawaski Abrams, Fort Myers Dunbar (5-11, 175)

3-STAR

S Josiah Davis, Berrien (Georgia) (6-1, 185)

OT Mike Williams, Charles Herbert Flowers (Maryland) (6-7, 310)

RB Jadan Baugh, Columbia (Georgia) (6-0½, 214)

DL Brien Taylor, Blinn College (Texas) (6-6, 270)

CB Teddy Foster, Sarasota Cardinal Mooney (6-2, 170)

S Gregory Smith III, Sumner (6-4, 200)

DL Michai Boireau, Creekside (Georgia) (6-5, 390)

OT Marcus Mascoll, South Gwinnett (Georgia) (6-4½, 292)

OL Noel Portnjagin, Germany (6-5, 334)

Florida State

4-STAR

QB Luke Kromenhoek, Benedictine Military School (Georgia) (6-4, 185)

CB Charles Lester III, Venice (6-1, 171)

TE Landen Thomas, Colquitt County (Georgia) (6-4, 235)

CB Jamari Howard, Miami Norland (6-2, 175)

ATH Cai Bates, Orlando Edgewater (6-1½, 180)

OT Manasse Itete, Central Catholic (California) (6-5, 290)

RB Kameron Davis, Dougherty (Georgia) (5-10, 200)

WR Lawayne McCoy, Miami Central (6-0, 170)

RB Micahi Danzy, Florida State Univ. School (6-1, 175)

WR Elijah Moore, Good Counsel (Maryland) (6-4½, 200)

3-STAR

OT Jonathan Daniels, Pensacola Pine Forest (6-3, 280)

WR BJ Gibson, Wilcox County (Georgia) (6-0, 188)

WR Camdon Frier, Lake City Columbia (5-11½, 175)

DL D’Nas White, Jay M Robinson (North Carolina) (6-4, 333)

DL DD Holmes, Gonzaga (Washington, DC) (6-6, 250)

OT Tye Hylton, Oviedo (6-4, 270)

LB Jayden Parrish, Delray Beach Atlantic (6-1, 210)

CB Ricky Knight III, West Palm Beach Cardinal Newman (6-0, 168)

DL Jamorie Flagg, Miami Booker T. Washington (6-3, 300)

LB Timir Hickman-Collins, Indian Land (South Carolina) (6-1, 218)

OT Jayden Todd, West Laurens (Georgia) (6-6, 315)

K Jake Weinberg, Delray Beach American Heritage B/D (5-10, 160)

Miami

5-STAR

DL Justin Scott, St. Ignatius (Illinois) (6-4, 310)

4-STAR

DL Armondo Blount, Miami Central (6-3½, 250)

ATH Zaquan Patterson, Hollywood Chaminade-Madonna Prep (6-0, 185)

EDGE Marquise Lightfoot, Kenwood Academy (Illinois) (6-5, 220)

WR Ny Carr, Colquitt County (Georgia) (5-11, 168)

WR Joshisa Trader, Hollywood Chaminade-Madonna Prep (6-1, 175)

WR Chance Robinson, Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas (6-1½, 190)

LB Adarius Hayes, Largo (6-4, 210)

TE Elija Lofton, Bishop Gorman (Nevada) (6-2, 220)

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DL Artavius Jones, Blountstown (6-3, 280)

OT Markel Bell, Holmes C.C. (Mississippi) (6-8½, 340)

LB Cameron Pruitt, Theodore (Alabama) (6-3, 187)

EDGE Booker Pickett Jr., Wharton (6-3, 205)

EDGE Elias Rudolph, Taft (Ohio) (6-4, 205)

RB Jordan Lyle, Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas (6-0, 180)

3-STAR

S Ryan Mack, Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas (5-11, 165)

S Dylan Day, Southern Lab (Louisiana) (5-11, 165)

OT Deryc Plazz, Jacksonville Mandarin (6-5, 289)

CB Romanas Frederique Jr., Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas (6-0, 176)

S Isaiah Thomas, Clearwater Academy International (6-2, 205)

QB Judd Anderson, Warner Robins (Georgia) (6-6, 210)

EDGE Cole McConathy, Spanish Fort (Alabama) (6-5, 225)

RB Chris Wheatley-Humphrey, Hollywood South Broward (6-0, 175)

OT Juan Minaya, Paramus Catholic (New Jersey) (6-6, 335)

DL Daylen Russell, Miami Columbus (6-1, 235)

OL Nino Francavilla, Cheshire Academy (Connecticut) (6-3, 293)

K Abram Murray, C.E. Byrd (Louisiana) (6-1, 180)

UCF

4-STAR

RB Frankie Arthur, Oak Ridge (Texas) (5-10, 190)

WR Kylan Fox, Grayson (Georgia) (6-4, 208)

OL Waltclaire Flynn Jr., Grayson (Georgia) (6-2, 305)

3-STAR

CB Jaylen Heyward, Rockledge (5-11, 180)

LB Qua Birdsong, Troup County (Georgia) (6-2, 195)

RB Stacy Gage, Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas (5-11, 200)

S Jakob Gude, Langston Hughes (Georgia) (5-11½, 180)

WR Bredell Richardson, Carrollwood Day (6-1, 185)

WR Kason Stokes, Armwood (6-2, 180)

DL Marcus Downs, Riverside (South Carolina) (6-6, 285)

S Christian Peterson, Westlake (Georgia) (5-9½, 175)

QB Riley Trujillo, Jacksonville Bartram Trail (6-3, 215)

CB Chasen Johnson, Sanford Seminole (6-1, 180)

QB EJ Colson, Cedar Grove (Georgia) (5-11, 192)

LB Derrick McCormick, Rockledge (6-1, 195)

S Jashad Presley, Orlando Dr. Phillips (6-1½, 209)

WR Jordyn Bridgewater, Winter Garden West Orange (6-0, 170)

OT Chase Malamala, North Palm Beach The Benjamin School (6-6, 300)

USF

4-STAR

TE Jonathan Echols, IMG Academy (6-6, 225)

3-STAR

LB Devon Byrd, West Palm Beach Cardinal Newman (6-3, 190)

OL Braden Carter, Forsyth (Georgia) (6-6, 285)

DB Jermaine Dalias, Fort Lauderdale American Heritage (6-0, 180)

RB Nykahi Davenport, Roswell (Georgia), (6-0, 190)

OL Chenellson Exume, Miami Edison (6-4, 250)

DE Dinellson Exume, Miami Edison (6-4, 240)

DB Fred Gaskin, Ocala Vanguard (5-10, 190)

DT Jahari Grant, Port St. Lucie Treasure Coast (6-0, 324)

LB Zavier Hamilton, Fort Walton Beach (6-2, 218)

LB Rodney Hill, Daytona Beach Mainland (5-11, 211)

RB Alvon Isaac, Hawthorn (5-9, 166)

DE Ryan Jenkins, Albany (Georgia) Westover (6-4, 230)

OL Tyreek Major, Gaither (6-6, 305)

OL Teriyan Morman, Ocala Vanguard (6-5, 330)

LB Ashton Mosley, Blountstown (6-3, 205)

WR Arkese Parks, Robinson (6-2, 180)

DE Jaylen Pettus, Iowa Western CC (6-3, 235)

WR Joshua Porter, Fort Meade (6-0, 170)

DE Ira Singleton, Parkview (Georgia) (6-3, 215)

TE Levi Smiley, Cincinnati Purcell Marian (6-4, 220)

DB Hasaan Sykes, Tucker (Georgia) (6-0, 170)

QB Marcelis Tate, Neptune Beach Fletcher (6-2, 180)

WR Brandon Winton, Alcoa (Tennessee) (6-2, 175)

2-STAR

PK Nico Gramatica, Cambridge Christian (5-8, 140)

Transfer portal

Florida

WR Chimere Dike, from Wisconsin (6-0, 185)

CB Trikweze Bridges, from Oregon (6-3, 198)

DL Joey Slackman, from Pennsylvania (6-4, 300)

OT Brandon Crenshaw-Dickson, from San Diego State (6-6, 310)

Florida State

EDGE Marvin Jones Jr., from Georgia (6-5, 250)

Miami

OL Zach Carpenter, from Indiana (6-5, 292)

S Savion Riley, from Vanderbilt (6-2, 200)

DL C.J. Clark, from N.C. State (6-3, 305)

UCF

RB Myles Montgomery, from Cincinnati (5-11, 205)

TE Evan Morris, from Michigan State (6-5, 205)

TE Reece Adkins, from Eastern Kentucky (6-6, 250)

LB Nikhai Hill-Green, from Charlotte (6-2, 232)

S Bryon Threats, from Cincinnati (5-10, 195)

OL Jabari Brooks, from Samford (6-3, 335)

USF

WR Abdur-Rahmaan Yaseen, from Purdue (6-2, 200)

S D’Marco Augustin, from Youngstown State (6-1, 200)

EDGE Obi Ezeigbo, from Gannon (6-3, 252)