Multiple recruiting outlets are reporting today that Darren Gardenhire, a defensive back from Cabrillo High School (Long Beach, Calif.), has given an oral commitment to play for the Huskies after receiving an offer from new coach Chris Petersen.
Here's Gardenhire's bio from Scout.com, which rates him as a 3-star prospect and the No. 94 safety in the 2014 class. He was previously committed to Washington State.
Click here to watch Gardenhire's highlights. You can also watch the highlight clip above, which is from Gardenhire's junior season at Lakewood High School.
His commitment gives UW six known commitments for the 2014 class, according to Scout.com. He's also the first known player to commit to Petersen.
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Here's a breakdown of Gardenhire from CougCenter after he committed to WSU a few weeks back.