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Huskies Offer Second Prospect from Class of 2026 and SoCal

Trent Mosley is a wide receiver from a family of elite athletes.
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The University of Washington football program, under the guise of Kalen DeBoer and staff, keeps making plans for the distant future.

On Tuesday, the Huskies offered a scholarship to Trent Mosley, a Class of 2026 wide receiver from Santa Margarita Catholic High School in Rancho Santa Margarita, California.

Two things stand out from this move: 1) Mosely hails from the same Southern California school that sent edge rusher Maurice Heims to the Huskies a year ago; and 2) he's the second 2026 prospect, both from the Los Angeles area, to hold an offer from the UW, joining linebacker Samu Moala from Leuzinger High.

This 5-foot-10, 160-pound Mosley, whose recruiting attention is based all on camp performances as he begins his high school career, comes from a family of elite athletes. 

His father Emmett IV played as a running back and wide receiver for Notre Dame in 1993-96. His brother, Emmett V, is a senior for Santa Margarita Catholic and a 4-star wide receiver with offers from 14 schools, including Alabama and Georgia. 

His mother Cindy was a soccer standout for Notre Dame, winning the 1996 Herman Trophy, which equates to the women's soccer Heisman.

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This younger Mosley counts just five offers so far, yet all are fairly significant ones from Michigan State, Notre Dame, Oregon, Texas A&M and the Huskies. 

Moala, the Leuzinger linebacker and fellow 9th-grader, received his UW offer four days prior to Mosley's on Sept. 23.

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