Lavar Highsmith, a 5'10, 210 lbs linebacker from Dunbar High School (MD) has given a verbal commitment to Marshall University. A one star prospect according to ESPN, Highsmith also had offers from Youngstown State and Elon. Per the Baltimore Sun, Highsmith is planning an official visit to Marshall after Dunbar's football season is over.
For more on Highsmith visit these links:
Scout.com article on Highsmith commitment (subscription).
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