Vandalia Butler junior offensive lineman Taylor Decker
reportedly made a verbal commitment to Notre Dame the weekend of March 5, according to multiple reports. Decker, who is 6-foot-8 and 288 pounds, also had offers from Cincinnati, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Boston College, Michigan, Louisville and others, according to ScoutingOhio.com.
Decker is the second commitment to the Irish for the 2012 class, according to the South Bend Tribune.
"I knew inside if Notre Dame offered they would be in real contention," Butler coach Greg Bush told the Tribune.
Also, Colerain junior linebacker Joe Bolden
continues to be one of the state's top college prospects in the 2012 class. Bolden, who is 6-foot-3 and 225 pounds, added offers from North Carolina State and Kentucky recently. He also has offers from Cincinnati, South Florida, Syracuse, Indiana, Boston College, Arizona, Stanford, West Virginia, Illinois, North Carolina and others.
* Clayton Northmont junior linebacker Kaleb Ringer
has added recent offers from Syracuse, Nebraska and West Virginia. He also has offers from Cincinnati, Toledo, Bowling Green, Miami University, Michigan and Kent State, according to ScoutingOhio.com.
* Sycamore junior tight end A.J. Williams
added an offer from West Virginia. He also has offers from Michigan, Michigan State, Illinois, North Carolina State, Ohio, Boston College, Indiana and others.