Newport News, Va. offensive lineman Jaymes Brooks made his verbal commitment on Friday making fans in his home state happy. "I am committing to Virginia Tech," Brooks told Scout.com.
It is a big week for prospects out of the state of Virginia this week. Kellam's Greg Nosal is deciding Tuesday, Varina's Davon Morgan will decide Wednesday, and Denbigh High School offensive lineman Jaymes Brooks will officially announce on Friday.
Although much of Jaymes Brooks' summer has surrounded around preparing for his senior season, the 6-foot-3, 295-pound offensive guard has made sure to keep in contact with interested schools' coaching staffs.
Quietly, Jaymes Brooks has collected seven scholarship offers. However, it's in-state school Virginia Tech that currently taken over the top spot on the list for the offensive lineman out of Virginia.
In early May, a performance at the Peninsula District combine held at Christopher Newport University earned offensive lineman Jaymes Brooks a handful of scholarship offers -- including one from North Carolina