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2017 Bishop Miege receiver Jafar Armstrong commits to Mizzou

Andy Hill stays dominating Kansas City recruiting

Three star Bishop Miege receiver Jafar Armstrong committed to Mizzou yesterday afternoon. Armstrong picked up his offer on June 9th after camping with Mizzou.

Name Jafar Armstrong
Position WR
Height, Weight 6'1, 200
City (School) Mission, KS (Bishop Miege)
Rating (Rivals) 3 stars (5.7)
Rating (Scout) 3 stars
Rating (247 Composite) 3 stars (0.8603)
Other Offers of Note Illinois, kansas
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Kansas City wideout commits to Mizzou | Dave Matter
Jafar Armstrong Pledges to Missouri - Missouri - Scout
Mizzou adds verbal from one of Kansas's best | 247
Armstrong makes quick decision | Pete Scantlebury
Bishop Miege receiver Jafar Armstrong commits to Mizzou | The Kansas City Star

"I’ve always been a fan of Missouri," Armstrong said. "I’ve been to many games and I’ve been a diehard fan since I moved here." He was born in Los Angeles, but moved to Kansas City as a second-grader and now lives in Lee’s Summit.

Bishop Miege WR Jafar Armstrong commits to MU's 2017 signing class - Columbia Daily Tribune | Blake Toppmeyer

Armstrong caught 65 passes for 1,262 yards and 15 touchdowns as a junior in 2015, helping Bishop Miege go 12-1. That came after he racked up 1,205 receiving yards on 53 catches as a sophomore.

You'll recognize Bishop Miege as the school that #TrueSon, consensus All-American, SEC Defensive Player of the Year, first round pick and Super Bowl Champ Shane Ray attended.

Other Mizzou commits took notice, including Indianapolis lineman Pompey Coleman..

..and four star Kansas City receiver DaRon Davis, who is close friends with Jafar.

Armstrong took part in the Rivals camp a few weeks ago, you can catch a glimpse of him here:

Missouri's Recruiting Hot Board

Armstrong's commitment probably concludes Missouri's wide receiver recruitment unless East St. Louis receiver Jeff Thomas decides to commit - I've heard that Mizzou remains strongly in the hunt for the elite St. Louis recruit but academics could force him the JUCO route before ending up in Columbia. You can check out the rest of our recruiting hot board below:

Missouri's 2017 Recruiting class

Congrats and welcome to the Zou Jafar!

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