While Penn State is calm crushing issues with its Class of 2022, the first constructing block for the Class of 2023 has been locked in. And it’s a fairly big one.
Alex Birchmeier of Ashburn, Virginia, equipped his commitment to the Nittany Lions this week. The four-star interior offensive lineman is ranked as the handiest at the place according to 247 Sports. Birchmeier is also rated as the 42nd handiest recruit overall in the nation and the tip-ranked recruit from the state of Virginia.
Birchmeier selected Penn State over offers from a quantity of faculties, with Notre Dame and Virginia Tech regarded as the opposite severe contenders this far out. At 6′-5″ and 275 kilos, Birchmeier will have to calm match lawful in as Penn State continues to crimson meat up its quality and depth on the offensive line.
Correct this week, Penn State also added a future grad transfer from Harvard to the offensive line with a commitment from Spencer Rolland. Rolland shall be a member of the Class of 2022.
Penn State’s success with its Class of 2022 may have helped sway Birchmeier to be a part of the next recruiting class as well, however the expertise of offensive line coach Phil Trautwein certainly came into play too. And the ability to play more than one offensive line positions makes Birchmeier a very valuable recruit for Penn State’s Class of 2023.
Yeah, this is a nice way to start off your Class of 2023.