Stroman made his announcement at his high school, picking the Hokies over Virginia and Duke. TechSideline.com’s Chris Horne first reported the news.
Stonewall Jackson (Manassas, VA) class of 2014 athlete Greg Stroman will attend Virginia Tech.— Chris Horne (@ChrisHorneSW) August 3, 2013
The 5-foot-11, 160-pound Stroman is a quarterback for Stonewall Jackson but projects as a cornerback in college. Virginia Tech defensive backs coach Torrian Gray was his primary recruiter.
Stroman threw for 1,667 yards and 20 touchdowns last year with seven interceptions. He also ran for 761 yards and five touchdowns, earning Cedar Run District offensive player of the year honors.
247 Sports lists Stroman as a three-star recruit. Rivals has him as a two-star.
He’s Tech’s third commitment this week, joining Columbus, Ohio, offensive tackle Brady Taylor and Hyattsville, Md., receiver Cam Phillips.
Stroman is the 17th commitment in the 2014 class. Commitments are non-binding until February. Here’s an updated list:
- WR Jaylen Bradshaw, 6-0, 175, Chesapeake (Oscar Smith)
- TE Xavier Burke, 6-3, 247, Lawrenceville (Brunswick)
- DB Terrell Edmunds, 6-1, 180, Danville (Dan River)
- QB Andrew Ford, 6-3, 180, Camp Hill, Pa. (Cedar Cliff)
- OL Eric Gallo, 6-2, 275, Holland, Pa. (Council Rock South)
- DB Javon Harrison, 6-2, 190, Lakeland, Fla. (Kathleen)
- ATH Travon McMillian, 6-0, 196, Woodbridge (C.D. Hylton)
- DE Vincent Mihota, 6-4, 240, Fredericksburg (Massaponax)
- OL Billy Ray Mitchell, 6-3, 288, Paramus, N.J. (Paramus Catholic)
- DB Shawn Payne, 6-2, 180, Chesterfield (L.C. Bird)
- OL Colt Pettit, 6-4, 260, Deshler, Ohio (Patrick Henry)
- WR Cameron Phillips, 6-0, 178, Hyattsville, Md. (DeMatha Catholic)
- DB C.J. Reavis, 6-0, 199, Chester (Thomas Dale)
- OL Tyrell Smith, 6-5, 250, Ramsey, N.J. (Don Bosco Prep)
- CB Greg Stroman, 5-11, 160, Manassas (Stonewall Jackson)
- OT Brady Taylor, 6-5, 275, Columbus, Ohio (Bishop Ready)
- RB Marshawn Williams, 5-11, 200, Hampton (Hampton)
Here’s Stroman’s highlight video: