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Irish Insights


Defensive lineman commits to Notre Dame

Notre Dame added another defensive lineman to its 2015 recruiting class.

Micah Dew-Treadway, a 6-foot-5, 275-pound defensive end from Bolingbrook (Illinois) High School, committed to the Irish on Wednesday, according to reports.

Dew-Treadway is rated a three-star athlete. He is rated the No. 30 strong-side defensive end in the country and the No. 9 overall player in Illinois by 247Sports.

His commitment comes three days after Notre Dame added 6-5, 285-pound Park Tudor defensive lineman Brandon Tiassum to its 2015 class.

2015 Notre Dame recruiting class

Josh Barajas, LB, 6-3, 212, Andrean, Merrillville

Micah Dew-Treadway, DL, 6-5, 275, Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook, Ill.

Nicco Fertitta, S, 5-10, 175, Bishop Gorman, Las Vegas

Jalen Guyton, WR, 6-0, 180, Allen, Allen, Texas

Tristen Hoge, OL, 6-5, 287, Highland, Pocatello, Idaho

Prentice McKinney, S, 6-2, 180, South Oak Cliff, Dallas

Trevor Ruhland, OL, 6-4, 270, Cary-Grove Community, Cary, Ill.

C.J. Sanders, WR, 5-9, 177, Notre Dame, Sherman Oaks, Calif.

Brandon Tiassum, DT, 6-5, 285, Park Tudur, Indianapolis

Jerry Tillery, OL, 6-7, 332, Evangel Christian, Shreveport, La.