Newspaper article Charleston Gazette Mail

WVU RECRUITING ; Mountaineers Add Speedy WR Harley

Newspaper article Charleston Gazette Mail

WVU RECRUITING ; Mountaineers Add Speedy WR Harley

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West Virginia's recruiting roll continued this weekend, as the Mountaineers added one of the hottest prospects in the entire country to their 2017 class - Fort Lauderdale (Florida) St. Thomas Aquinas wide receiver Michael Harley. The speedy wideout put on a clinic this spring, dominating at school and Nike Regional camps alike, earning not only a rise in his ranking (from 88 to 84 on 247Sports, with talk of him moving even higher) but new offers from Michigan, Louisville, Miami, Wisconsin, and more, pushing him close to 30 total scholarships.

West Virginia was there first, though, offering over a year ago, and that played a huge factor in his decision on Sunday evening.

"They always put their inside receivers into the league, Harley said. "They were my first offer. I can definitely play there my freshman year and learn from Shelton Gibson and Jovon Durante. Then it will be time to shine my sophomore and junior year.

What helped seal the deal was his visit to Morgantown this weekend. …

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