Johnny Curren

Johnny Curren

Started with WeAreSC in early 2000’s as recruiting writer. Emmy-winner while covering high school football at Fox Sports West.

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Isaac Taylor-Stuart has high interest in the Trojans

By Johnny Curren Arguably the top cornerback prospect in the western region for the Class of 2018, San Diego (Calif.) Saint Augustine’s Isaac Taylor-Stuart shined this past weekend at the King of the I.E. 7-on-7 Tournament in Murrieta, California. Playing for a Premium Sports team that wound up winning the event, he locked down receiver after ...

Johnson’s pledge stronger than ever following brother’s signing with USC

By Johnny Curren When Class of 2018 star athlete Marcus Johnson (Los Angeles, Calif./Hawkins) committed to the Trojans this past December, he made the decision without any doubt in his mind. And now with his brother, Greg Johnson, having inked with USC last Wednesday, not to mention a close friend and teammate in Joseph Lewis as well, he says ...

WeAreSC Video: King of the I.E. 7on Tournament – USC targets in action

Highlights of some prospects who are on the Trojans' radar in action at the King of the I.E. 7-on-7 tournament in Murrieta this past weekend. QB JT Daniels WR/DB Devon Cooley LB De'Gabriel Floyd WR Eric Fuller WR Jalen Hall WR Andre Hunt CB Marcus Johnson CB Brandon Jones WR Austin Osborne LB Merlin Robertson WR Amon-Ra St. Brown CB ...

USC offer makes big impact on Andre Hunt

By Johnny Curren It’s safe to say that all eyes were focused squarely on the Class of 2017 throughout last week, and for good reason. But that didn’t stop Clay Helton and the Trojans coaching staff from dishing out offers to a handful of underclassmen, including a Class of 2018 star from right in their own backyard in Lawndale (Calif.) ...

Clay Helton and staff close strong to pull in a special class at USC

By Johnny Curren Riding a wave of momentum created by his team’s dramatic turnaround on the field this past season, USC head coach Clay Helton and his staff closed with a flurry on National Signing Day to help the Trojans pull in a stellar recruiting class. Adding to a group of five early enrollees who are already on campus, the Trojans ...

WeAreSC Video: The USC Signing Class of 2017

Video highlights of the Trojans' signing class of 2017.

WeAreSC Video: An early look at the Class of 2018

With signing day for the Class of 2017 nearly upon us, here's a glance ahead to some of the top prospects from next year's class to keep close tabs on in the coming months.

A look at the upcoming recruiting weekend at USC (Jan. 27)

By Johnny Curren With signing day now less than a week away, and USC head coach Clay Helton and his staff with a ton of momentum, the Trojans will host one final set of official visitors this weekend. At this point in time only two recruiting targets are expected to make it on campus, but they just so happen to be two of the most highly ...

Echols confident Trojans’ signing day haul will be one to remember

By Johnny Curren Since pledging to USC back in August – less than a month after he had decomitted from UCLA – Los Angeles (Calif.) Cathedral defensive end Hunter Echols has garnered a reputation as one the sturdiest members of the Trojans’ recruiting class, and his official visit to Troy this past weekend only helped to solidify his ...

Grimes is all in with USC following visit

By Johnny Curren Coming off a recent visit to Nebraska, there had been some internet chatter circulating that perhaps Las Vegas (Nev.) Desert Pines wide receiver Randal Grimes wasn’t completely solid in his pledge to the Trojans. Following his official visit to USC this past weekend, however, it’s safe to say that any and all such ...