According to 247Sports, the state of Washington still has the best high school football player in the country for the Class of 2021.
Eastside Catholic sophomore J.T. Tuimoloau, who had previously been ranked the top overall 2021 prospect last summer, held onto the No. 1 spot in the latest recruiting rankings released by 247Sports on Tuesday.
A 6-foot-5 270-pound lineman, Tuimoloau led Eastside Catholic to the 2018 3A state championship and a national GEICO Bowl Series victory over Centennial High School (Arizona). He has offers from every top college football program in the country, including Alabama, Ohio State, Stanford, USC and Washington.
Tuimoloau is also a standout basketball player. He was named first team All-Metro League this past season and helped lead Eastside Catholic to a third-place finish at the 3A state tournament.