The Huskies have picked up their second verbal commitment in as many days, this from linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven out of Sacred Heart Prep in Atherton, Calif.
Burr-Kirven, listed at 6-foot, 200 pounds, is a three-star recruit by 247sports and Scout.
He was named the San Jose Mercury News player of the year in 2013. He was named to the Cal-Hi Sports’ preseason all-state first team this year. According to the Mercy News, he rushing for 163 yards and four touchdowns on 15 carries and had 17 tackles in a victory over El Cerrito in the Northern California Division III regional championship game last season.
Here are his hudl.com highlights.
He is the 13th known commitment for UW’s Class of 2015.
— Coach Petersen (@CoachPeteUW) September 18, 2014