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Liberty Football: Hugh Freeze announces first signing class

Liberty FootballHugh Freeze announced his first-ever signing class at Liberty on Wednesday with 13 players signing national letters of intent during the NCAA’s early signing period.

The first half of Liberty’s 2019 signing class included four defensive linemen, three wide receivers, two safeties, two defensive backs, kicker/punter and a quarterback.

Freeze, who was hired as Liberty’s eighth head football coach on Dec. 7, 2018, will announce the remainder of his signing class on Feb. 6, 2019.

Liberty’s second signing class at the FBS level included four three-star recruits and two two-star recruits as ranked by 247Sports.com.

Liberty’s football staff continues to bring in the best high school talent from all around the country, signing players from nine different states: Virginia (3), North Carolina (2), South Carolina (2), Alabama (1), California (1), Florida (1), Georgia (1), Mississippi (1) and Ohio (1).

Liberty Recruiting Class

  • Zack Amerson DE 6-4 225 Greenwood, S.C./Emerald HS
  • Tre’Shaun Clark DE 6-2 235 Danville, Va./Cape Coral HS (Fla.)
  • Micah Glaize S 6-1 190 Lynchburg, Va./Brookville HS
  • Devonte Lloyd DT 6-2 300 Meridian, Miss./Meridian HS(NW Mississippi Community College)
  • Chris Megginson DB 6-0 180 Lynchburg, Va./Heritage HS
  • Brayden Monday DE 6-5 245 Waynesville, N.C./Tuscola HS
  • Jason Stricker K/P 6-2 180 Charlotte, N.C./Marvin Ridge HS
  • CJ Yarbrough WR 6-3 195 Tanner, Ala./East Limestone HS

2019 Mid-Year Enrollees Announced in December

  • Isaiah Avery CB 6-1 185 Antioch, Calif./Antioch HS (City College of San Francisco)
  • Johnathan Bennett QB 6-1 210 Summerville, S.C./Summerville HS
  • Shedro Louis WR 5-8 175 Immokalee, Fla./Immokalee HS
  • Treon Sibley WR 6-0 190 Akron, Ohio/Coventry HS
  • Aubrey Williams S 6-2 200 Brunswick, Ga./Brunswick HS