The Ohio State Buckeyes got some great news from one of the top players in the class of 2019 on Friday night. Four-star athlete Ronnie Hickman, a product of Wayne, New Jersey, officially announced his commitment to play for Ohio State. Hickman took to Twitter to announce the news.
Hickman is a 6-foot-1, 200-pound player who plays for DePaul Catholic. According to 247Sports, he has offers from 19 different programs. Here's what Hickman had to say on Twitter:
"First off I would like to thank God. My path has been filled with great moments and many obstacles but my dream has remained the same. There are so many along the way that have pushed me towards my goals.
Thank You to the MSO Packers, the DePaul Catholic High School Football Program and all of the Coaches over the years who have trained, mentored and supported me. Thank You to my family and my friends that believed in me and supported my dreams.
Thank You to my Brothers who have stood by my side through it all. Thank you to my Mother and Father for supporting me throughout life. Thank You to all of the College Coaches that have taken their time and interest to recruit me. With God's will and Blessings, along with hard work and dedication my dream has come true.
I will be continuing my education and football career for the next four years at The Ohio State University."
Here's his tweet, which includes edits of him wearing Buckeyes gear.
Hickman had offers from Ohio State, Michigan, Notre Dame, Penn State, Virginia Tech, Boston College, Florida, Florida State, Maryland, Michigan State, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ole Miss, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Rutgers, Syracuse and Wisconsin.