One of the top recruits in the state of Oregon says he will play football for the Washington Huskies.
Elijah Molden, a 4-star cornerback prospect from West Linn, announced a commitment on Saturday to play football for UW.
Molden chose UW over offers from Oregon, Stanford, USC and several others.
Scout.com lists Molden at 5-foot-10 and 175 pounds, and ranks him the No. 142 overall prospect in the 2017 recruiting class. He is considered the No. 2 prospect in Oregon, behind Central High School defensive tackle Marlon Tuipolotu, who committed to UW in April.
The Huskies now have 14 known commitments for the 2017 class.
Here are some of Molden’s highlights, via Hudl: