College football

John Waggoner commits to Iowa

4 star defensive end John Waggoner has committed to Iowa.

The 6-5, 245 pound Waggoner, from Dowling Catholic in West Des Moines IA, chose Iowa over Iowa State, LSU, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, Penn State, and UCLA.

Waggoner is Iowa's top 2018 recruit, according to Rivals and the 247Sports Composite. 247Sports ranks him as the No. 20 weak-side defensive end in the country.

He helped lead Dowling to a state-record fifth consecutive Class 4A title with his 11 solo tackles for loss and five solo sacks this season. The 247Sports Composite ranks Waggoner the No. 365 recruit in the Class of 2018. Rivals ranks him the class' No. 17 defensive end.


December 5, 2017