No. 2 Michael Beard Commits

No. 2 Michael Beard Commits
Photo: Josh Conklin
At the end of March, No. 2 Michael Beard announced via Twitter that he had changed his mind about his original commitment to Northwestern and that he would be re-opening his recruitment.

Now just a few months later he has made the decision to verbally commit the No. 1 ranked Penn State Nittany Lions.
I've decided to verbally commit to Penn State because of the great opportunities I have there. I feel as if I fit in perfectly with the coaching staff and the team. #WeAre
Beard finished his junior season with another National Prep title at 195-pounds after defending his No. 1 spot at 182 against Jelani Embree at Who's #1 to start the season in The Snakepit. He projects as a 197-pound for the Nittany Lions.

Watch Michael Beard win his National Prep title.
FloSports, Inc.

FloSports, an innovative sports media and events company, based in Austin, Texas, is the authentic source for content and a new world of coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Focused on three areas – live competition and coverage, original content, and owned and operated events – the company takes fragmented communities and provides them the platform to connect with the sports they love.

Learn More at