2017 WATCH LIST: TOP 40 ILLINOIS BOYS – SENIORS

With the fall season right around the corner, college coaches are beginning to ramp up their final 2018 recruiting efforts in Illinois. Their main focus: uncommitted seniors, many of whom made our Top 40 Illinois Boys Watch List.

It features three players from upstart Bradley, which is located 60 miles south of Chicago. Midfielder Efrain Davila (pictured) is just one of its studs this upcoming season. Here is the complete list, featuring the top 40 seniors to watch throughout Illinois:

Ramon Botello, Eisenhower, D; Miguel Jimenez, Evanston, M; Dominic Wistocki, Lockport, G; Efrain Davila, Bradley, M; Anthony Aldape, Bloom, F; Caleb Griffin, Danville, D; Josef Halcomb, Normal, M; Artem Burnett, Urbana, G; Aldo Lazaro, Streamwood, F; Peter Willis, St. Charles North, D; Zach Timmerman, Edwardsville, D; Omar Flores, Marine Acd., M; Billy Heniades, Neuqua Valley, F; Anthony Markanich, Bradley, M; Noah Melick, Jacobs, F; Alex Mezyk, Lane Tech, F; Ethan Ytterberg, Metea Valley, D; Kelby Phillips, Springfield, M; AJ Franklin, St. Edward, F; Evan Wimberly; Young, M; Sam Spivey, Columbia, M; Aldo Vázquez, Kelly, F; Omeed Miraftab-Salo, Urbana (University), M; Ryan Wittenbrink, Libertyville, F; Nate Zain, Naperville Central, M; Marcin Kieta, Lane, M; Ethan Harvey, Naperville North, D; Hugo Rios-Neto, Urbana, D; Nikolas Getzinger, Crystal Lake South, M; AJ Capitanini, St. Ignatius, D; Alec Bazzetta, Morton, F; McCade Brown, Normal West, G; Angel Barriga, Fenton, M; Ryan Kuhlman, Hinsdale South, F; Matt Vear, Lyons, G; Rahi Miraftab-Salo, Urbana (University), F; J.D. Gunn, Wheaton Academy, G; Jake Koenig, Markanich, Bradley, F. #PrepSoccerReport