Since Ivy League colleges do not award athletic scholarships, recruits for Princeton's football team are not asked to sign the NCAA's letter of intent. But even without the paperwork, several high school seniors announced their intentions to join head coach Bob Surace ’90's first crop of Tigers on or before "signing day," Feb. 3. The following 13 players were mentioned as Princeton recruits in published reports:

Robert Basile, linebacker, Quakertown H.S., Quakertown, Pa. []

Connor Clegg, defensive end, Chagrin Falls H.S., Chagrin Falls, Ohio [Cleveland Plain Dealer]

Max Coale, offensive lineman, River Hill H.S., Clarksville, Md. [Baltimore Sun]

Taylor James, running back, University School, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. [South Florida Sun-Sentinel]

Connor Kelley, quarterback, Batesville H.S., Batesville, Ind. []

Parker Mack, offensive lineman, Pulaski Academy, Little Rock, Ark. [Arkansas Democrat-Gazette,]

Brian Mills, running back, Santa Fe H.S., Edmond, Okla. []

Elijah Mitchell, safety, Desert Oasis H.S., Las Vegas, Nev. [Las Vegas Sun]

Taylor Pearson, offensive lineman, Allen H.S., Allen, Texas [Dallas Morning News]

Alex Polofsky, linebacker, Butler H.S., Matthews, N.C. [Charlotte Observer]

Joe Robin, defensive lineman, Vestavia Hills H.S., Vestavia, Ala. [The Birmingham News]

Tommy Sedeski, defensive back, Park View H.S., Sterling, Va. [Washington Post]

Roman Wilson, wide receiver, Lincoln Christian, Tulsa, Okla. [Tulsa World]


Feb. 4: Malik Jackson, quarterback, Ribault H.S., Jacksonville, Fla. []

Feb. 5: Jason Ray, linebacker, Detroit Country Day School, Beverly Hills, Mich. [The Oakland Press]

Feb. 9: Cameron Koziarn, defensive end, Newport Harbor H.S., Newport, Calif. [Daily Pilot]

Feb. 9: Andrew Shafer, offensive lineman, Cardinal Gibbons H.S., Raleigh, N.C. [News & Observer]

Feb. 11: Michael Willis, offensive lineman, Rutherford H.S., Rutherford, N.J. [Bergen Record]

Feb. 11: Phil Bhaya, defensive back, Haddonfield H.S., Hadonfield, N.J. [Philadelphia Inquirer]

Feb. 12: Mike Major, offensive lineman, Bishop Kelley H.S., Tulsa, Okla. [Tulsa World]

March 4: Chris Pondo, tight end, Delsea H.S., Franklinville, N.J. [Philadelphia Inquirer]

March 15: Matt Strauser, linebacker, St. Thomas More H.S., Champaign, Ill. [WCIA]