Islip High School (NY) 2020 defenseman Jack Graffagnino has flipped to Ohio State after committing to Rutgers back in October. Graffagnino is the 10th player to commit in the 2020 class and third defenseman.
The 6-1, 155lb defenseman is good at closing out shooters and getting on their hands. Graffagnino is able to use his athleticism to be pretty much all over the field. He is and aggressive player and is able to stay poised while defending in transition. Graffagnino also has the skill set to be able to play the LSM position as he can push the ball up the field off of a turnover.
With Graffagnino now committed Ohio State has ten players committed in the 2020 class. Graffagnino joins a recruiting class at Ohio State that is headlined by Lambert (GA) attackman Gerard Kane, IMG (FL) faceoff man Drew Elder, and Victory (NY) attackman Joey Pezzimenti. Episcopal Dallas (TX) Henry Watson and The Woodlands (TX) Diego Zimmerman are the two other defenseman committed to Ohio State in the 2020 class.
View Ohio State’s full 2020 recruiting class via Inside Lacrosse here.