Michael was born and raised in Laguna Niguel, California. He graduated from Aliso Niguel High School where he was a letterman in football and lacrosse. He attended Northern Arizona University before graduating with a B.A. in Communications from Cal State Fullerton. He has covered high school sports for the Orange County Register since 2015.
Jordan Reyes began his scouting career right out of high school as a Scouting Associate for NorCal Football Scouting in 2008. From there, he went onto the University of Colorado Boulder to work in their football and recruiting offices while obtaining his bachelor’s degree in economics in 2012. Since then, he has worked as a Player Analyst and Scout for the college market, first for XOS Digital for five years and has been with National Preps since 2017 as a Western Region Scout for over 250 colleges nationwide. Jordan has also spent five years as a coordinator and WR/DB coach for one of the top high school programs in northern California.
Matt Holder is a former division three football player at Willamette University who also worked in the recruiting department for the program when his playing days were over. Before joining PrepRedzone, he covered the Oakland/Las Vegas Raiders and San Francisco 49ers for various websites, focusing on a variety of topics from film analysis to NFL Draft coverage. Matt recently completed coursework at the Scouting Academy, and brings his knowledge of player evaluation and the recruiting process to help student-athletes in the Sacramento area accomplish their dreams of playing college football!