Chaffey running back Mikey Dean confirmed that he has received his first Division 1 offer from Idaho State.
“Sunday was the first time I emailed the coach and he said the recruiter for my area was already coming out to see me today,” Dean explained. “He offered me on spot during my home visit.”
Dean has offers from Western New Mexico (Division 2) and Trinity international (NAIA).
Dean finished the season as California’s leading rusher at the high school level and was seventh in the national following the conclusion of the regular season.
The running back is listed at 5’8″ stated that this offer means a lot to him for several reasons.
“It means a lot. Not being the biggest player,” he said. “It shows that there are people that truly believe in me and it is not about my size. It is about my work ethic, stats and skills.”