DB Chaz Elder of College Park, GA will announce his decision on August 26th his coach said Friday. Ryan Andrews said Elder will simply make his decision known thru a Facebook/Twitter post on that Friday. Elder has been favoring USC over Georgia and Vanderbilt.
DL Eddie Goldman of Washington, DC Thursday night released his cut down list of a final seven schools. Clemson made the cut. USC did not. Goldman also has Alabama, Auburn, Florida State, Cal, Maryland and Miami on his short list. Goldman is in the process of deciding on his official visits. One of his early ones could be Florida State for the Oklahoma game September 17th.
The USC baseball program added a heavily recruited outfielder to the 2012 class Friday with a commitment from Jamie Jarmon (6-3 205) of Millsboro, NJ. John Whittle of TheBigSpur.com reported Jarmon’s commitment Friday afternoon. Jarmon reportedly chose the Gamecocks over Clemson, East Carolina, Maryland, Virginia and others. Jarmon is a right-handed hitter with power who can play any of the outfield positions. He’s the only outfielder at this point in the commitment class for 2012.