Oxnard (Calif.) Pacifica linebacker Jordan Whitney has narrowed his list of schools to two and is set for a summer decision.

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Whitney holds double digit scholarship offers but has cut his list to a pair of Pac-12 schools, Arizona and Washington. He has already unofficially both and has now been locked in official trips as well.

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“I’m going to Arizona June 10 and Washington June 24,” Whitney said. “I’m down to those two schools and plan to commit on July 1st.

“These are the two schools that I have the best relationships with and where I’m most comfortable with the coaching staffs. They have been consistent with me and I’m excited about the official visits.”

Whitney talked a little more about what stands out about his two finalists.

Arizona– “Jason Kaufusi (LB coach) is my lead recruiter and he’s super cool. He started to reach out right when he came over to Arizona and they offered me back in January.

“He’s a good guy and I like the staff a lot. That was my first offer so it meant a lot and I think you always remember your first offer. I like the direction the program is going, you can tell they’re building something special after the class they just signed and I like the energy and overall vibe there.”

Washington– “I have a good relationship with coach Inge (LB coach/co-DC). He actually offered me when he was at Fresno State and then re-offered me right when he got to Washington. I’m really comfortable with him and can talk to him about anything, not just football.

“My visit was really good and I like the campus and the stadium a lot. I liked the views and the overall atmosphere there so I’m excited to get back for my official.”

Whitney is one of the top linebacker prospects out West. He’s a versatile kid that can play inside or outside and could be the fastest ‘backer in the state. He runs on the schools track team and clocked a 11.2-100m and also ran on the 4X100m relay team.

His speed translates to the football field as well and he plays with a lot of quickness and burst. He’s a big hitter, plays well in space and was very productive on both sides of the ball.

He flashed as a running back as well but linebacker is obviously his meal ticket. He has the kind of all around game that translates well to being an every down ‘backer at the college level.