Opening impressions

VanHaaren: Five things we learned from the elite prospect camp

Updated: July 8, 2012, 2:14 PM ET
By Tom VanHaaren | WolverineNation
While WolverineNation recruiting writer Tom VanHaaren was not at The Opening, he still watched ESPN's coverage intently, scoured's offerings and was in contact with several Michigan commitments via text and social media during the event.

We asked him for five things he learned from the weekend gathering at the Nike headquarters in Beaverton, Ore., and here's what he had to offer: