UCLA added another recruit to the 2016 recruiting class this morning when three-star ATH Marquis Lawson from Crenshaw High committed to the Bruins. Lawson has played both WR and DB at Crenshaw, but he told Scout's
He made the announcement on Twitter.
I would like to thank my Coach and my Parents to help me make my decision but I have officially committed to UCLA! pic.twitter.com/wxga83dteA
— GoogleMe 13 (@__quis8) September 17, 2015
Lawson is 5'8" tall. He weighs 166 lbs. and has 33.7" vertical jump.
Scout/BRO's Brandon Huffman broke the story. Lawson told Huffman,
I called up Coach Yarbs and he was really excited. I told him I was committing to UCLA. Everytime I was there, UCLA made me feel like I was at home and that brought me a lot of comfort. I couldn't really go wrong.
Lawson has played both WR and DB at Crenshaw, but he told Huffman that UCLA is recruiting him as an athlete right now.
Here are some of Lawson's highlights from last season that are available on Hudl.
Welcome to Westwood, Marquis! Go Bruins!!!