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Salinas High football player commits to Cal Berkeley

Salinas High School wide receiver Nyziah Hunter has committed to Cal Berkeley. Hunter was a star player on the Cowboys offense in 2021. He had 648 receiving yards along with 8 receiving touchdowns and 4 extra rushing touchdowns. Hunter earned All-League and All-County honors as a junior. Hunter is also a talented sprinter. He finished 18th overall in the 100m at the CIF State Athletics Trials, running 10.71. Hunter is graduating from Salinas High in 2023. He will join the Golden Bears upon graduation. He is the latest in a series of local football players to join Pac-12 schools. Palma graduate Noah Pulealii plays on the offensive line at UCLA. Soquel’s RJ Wyrsh moved to the University of Washington and Carmel tight end JT Byrne now plays at Oregon State.

Salinas High School wide receiver Nyziah Hunter has committed to Cal Berkeley.

Hunter was a star player on the Cowboys offense in 2021. He had 648 receiving yards along with 8 receiving touchdowns and 4 extra rushing touchdowns. Hunter earned All-League and All-County honors as a junior.

Hunter is also a talented sprinter. He finished 18th overall in the 100m at the CIF State Athletics Trials, running 10.71.

Hunter is graduating from Salinas High in 2023. He will join the Golden Bears upon graduation.

He is the latest in a series of local football players to join Pac-12 schools. Palma graduate Noah Pulealii plays on the offensive line at UCLA. Soquel’s RJ Wyrsh moved to the University of Washington and Carmel tight end JT Byrne now plays at Oregon State.