HIGH SCHOOL - A five-star recruit according to both rivals.com and scout.com … Second-team USA Today All-American … Selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl all-star game … Scout.com’s No. 2-ranked defensive tackle in the country … No. 3 recruit and No. 1 ranked defensive tackle on the scout.com West 150 list … ESPN.com’s No. 10 recruit in the nation, No. 1 defensive tackle in the country and the top-rated recruit in the state of California … No. 2-ranked defensive tackle in the nation according to scout.com and No. 1 in the West … Listed No. 21 on the rivals.com 250 and No. 9 in the nation by scout.com … Ranked No. 3 recruit in California by rivals.com and the No. 2 defensive tackle in the nation … SuperPrep’s No. 4-ranked defensive lineman nationally … Regarded as the No. 2 recruit in the CA/NV/HI region by SuperPrep … Ranked as the nation’s No. 43 recruit and the No. 6 defensive end by Tom Lemming … No. 32-ranked player nationally on PrepStar Dream Team and the country’s No. 5-ranked defensive tackle … Credited with 72 tackles and nine sacks for an 11-1 team in his senior season … Had 65 tackles and 10 sacks as a junior … Coached by Joey Montoya ... Also played baseball.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Eddie Norman Vanderdoes IV ... Born: October13, 1994 in Auburn, CA ... Parents: Eddie and Behia Vanderdoes ... Has one younger sister, Baylee ... Admires NBA player LeBron James and NFL players Ray Lewis and Ndamukong Suh ... Lists his biggest thrill to date as playing in the U.S. Army High School All-American Bowl and winning his league championship ... Hobbies include longboarding and hanging with his friends ... Interested in Communications.