SCHOOL: St. Thomas Aquinas.
SIZE: 6-foot-1, 185-pounds.
STAR RANKING: THREE-STAR.
POSITION RANKING: Number-118 cornerback.
WHY Ohio State? “I just feel like it’s the best opportunity that I have, on the field and off the field,” Arnette said.
It was after an in-home visit with Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer last week that Arnette knew he would be a Buckeye. He then took his official visit and it solidified his choice.
“It was a hard choice. I really like South Carolina, but I have to do what’s best for me,” he said.
The work ethic and winning mindset of the Ohio State players and coaches was a big reason Arnette decided to commit.
“Speaking with the players, those players have the same mindset as me and my teammates from St. Thomas. I felt like the environment is very similar to St. Thomas, and that’s a good environment for me to be in, to push myself,” he said.