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Palo Verde DE Daniel Godkin

Daniel Godkin was all set and ready to go to the University of Nevada. The state's #2-ranked player according to, the 6-foot-4, 220-pound pass rusher figured to give Chris Ault's defense a much needed lift once he got to Reno. There was only one problem, however, and that was that Godkin fell in love with another college: The United States Naval Academy.

When The Las Vegas Sun reported last week that Palo Verde (NV) star Daniel Godkin had switched his college commitment from Nevada to Navy, more than a few heads turned. Despite their recent success on the field, Navy seldom receives commitments from such highly regarded prep players, and almost never nabs defensive players with the kind of resume as Godkin. As's 67th ranked defensive... Recommended Stories

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Nevada's #2-ranked player, Las Vegas Palo Verde defensive end Daniel Godkin, will be staying in…