Roxbury Latin's Benzan commits to Holy Cross

Roxbury Latin Class of 2014 point guard Patrick Benzan has verbally committed to Holy Cross, the school's athletic director Tony Teixeira announced this afternoon.

Patrick’s offer from Holy Cross is for the 2015-15 school year. According to ESPN recruiting analyst Adam Finkelstein, Benzan will likely pursue a post-graduate season at Worcester Academy following his graduation next spring from Roxbury Latin.

This past season, Benzan avereaged 19 points, seven rebounds, and six assists for the Foxes. Benzan was selected for the fourth consecutive season as a unanimous First Team All-ISL. Benzan was also selected 1st Team All-New England for Class B and was nominated for Player of the Year as well. Patrick was the quickest player in school history to reach the 1,000-point plateau (just 3 games in to his junior season) and ended the year with 1,377 career points, placing him 2nd all-time in school history.