The Bruin Revolution rolled on Thursday night as UCLA received a commitment from 3* Defensive End Rick Wade from Santa Margarita Catholic High School in Rancho Santa Margarita. Greg Biggins broke the news via Twitter.
Santa Margarita (Calif) DL Rick Wade has committed to #UCLA— Greg Biggins (@GregBiggins) August 1, 2014
Rick has been heavily recruited and, in addition to Boston College and Wisconsin, he received offers from six Pac-12 schools including Oregon, USC, Arizona State and Washington.
In addition to playing Defensive End, Wade has also played Tight End. He is listed at 6'6" and 234 lbs.
Here are some highlights from Rick's Junior Year Season.
Wade is ranked by Rivals as the 30th best Defensive End in the nation and the 62nd best prospect in the state of California at any position.
Here's another video where Rick swats a ball down then snags it and races 80 yards for a touchdown.
Please join us in welcoming Rick Wade to Westwood.