Graceville's Xavian Sorey promises to be one of the more highly-sought after recruits in the country. He may wind up as a five-star recruit when all is said and done.
As of today, Sorey is a four-star player, ranked No. 61 overall in the 2021 class. 247Sports' composite rankings have him at No. 5 among outside linebackers and No. 10 in Florida, though he's listed as an athlete elsewhere in his profile.
In the site's internal rankings, he's listed as a truly elite recruit. It has him No. 10 overall, No. 1 at his position, and No. 3 in his talent-rich state.
The three major Florida schools all make the cut for the Sunshine State native. Florida, Florida State, and Miami are joined by SEC programs Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, LSU, South Carolina, and Tennessee. 2018 national champion Clemson rounds out the group from the ACC. He announced the list this afternoon:
So far, just one prediction has been made as to where Xavian Sorey will play. The first crystal ball prediction logged has him joining up with the Alabama Crimson Tide.
He has 22 reported offers so far, so he's just starting to cut things down a bit.
As a high school star, he's a major contributor on both sides of the ball. He recorded 57 tackles and three interceptions on defense, taking one pick back for a touchdown. Offensively, he had 748 yards from scrimmage and five total touchdowns as running back. Per reports, he took a visit to Georgia last weekend.