Posted On: 05/3/21 8:24 PM

The defensive front in the state of Washington has been demonstrating massive talent. These players have been doing damage on offensive schemes and creating plays on the defensive side of the ball. Defense wins games, and these players have been demonstrating that. Here is an inside look at 5 spotlighted defensive ends from the PNW.

Frankco Gratton Frankco Gratton 6'5" | LB Rainier Beach | 2021 State WA , DE/OLB, 6’5" 205lbs, SR, Rainier Beach High School

Gratton is a freak athlete absolutely dominating the football field. He is strong, aggressive, and knows how to use his power to outplay his offensive opponents. Frankco shows no brakes in his gameplay with his ferocious eye for the football and ball carrier. He is offers from top schools, such as Eastern Washington, Cal, Notre Dame, and Fresno State. Gratton has committed to Fresno State and will be a force in the Mountain West Conference.

Peter Taoipu Peter Taoipu 6'6" | DL Eastside Catholic | 2022 State WA , DE, 6’5" 350lbs, JR, Eastside Catholic High School

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Taoipu is a 350lb junior who can play whatever spot he needs to on the defensive line. He moves quick for his size and knows how to place himself for the perfect tackle. Peter is

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