Head coach Urban Meyer and his staff claimed another recruiting victory for the class of 2014 as Johnnie Dixon pledged his allegiance to Buckeye Nation during an official announcement at his high school earlier today.
Dixon, a 5-foot-10, 187-pound wide receiver from Dwyer High School in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla, is rated a four-star recruit by all of the major websites. 247Sports.com lists Dixon as the 16th-best WR in the nation, while Rivals.com tabs him at No. 17 in the country.
Along with Ohio State, Dixon had more than 20 offers and choose the Buckeyes over Alabama and Miami (Fla.).
With Dixon on board, the 2014 recruiting class consists of 19 with ILB Raekwon McMillan from Liberty County High School in Hinesville, Ga.; ATH Curtis Samuel from Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn, N.Y.; ATH Malik Hooker from New Castle Senior High School in New Castle, Penn.; OG Demetrius Knox from All Saints Episcopal School in Fort Worth, Tex.; OT Jamarco Jones from De La Salle Institute in Chicago, Ill.; WR Terry McLaurin from Cathedral High School in Indianapolis, Ind.; QB Stephen Collier from Lee County High School in Leesburg, Ga.; DE Jalyn Holmes from Lake Taylor High School in Norfolk, Va.; K/P Sean Nuernberger from Oldham County High School in Buckner, Ky.; OLB Dante Booker from St. Vincent-St. Mary’s High School in Akron, Ohio; ATH Lonnie Johnson (6-3, 190) from West Side High School in Gary, Ind.; OLB Kyle Berger (6-3, 215) from St. Ignatius High School in Cleveland, Ohio; S/LB Sam Hubbard (6-6, 220) from Archbishop Moeller High School in Cincinnati, Ohio; DE Dylan Thompson (6-5, 270) from Montini Catholic High School in Lombard, Ill.; OT Kyle Trout (6-6, 285) from Lancaster High School in Lancaster, Ohio; RB/WR Parris Campbell (6-0, 179) from St. Vincent-St. Mary’s High School in Akron, Ohio; CB Damon Webb (5-10, 180) Cass Technical High School in Detroit, Mich.; and OG Marcelys Jones (6-5, 325) from Glenville High School in Cleveland, Ohio.