Patrick Conroy, who helped DeSmet (St. Louis, Mo.), to a Class 3 state title this past fall and a No. 15 POWERADE FAB 50 final ranking, confirmed Monday that he verbally committed to St. Louis University.
The Class of 2012 midfielder prospect plays club soccer for Lou Fusz, a three-time State Cup champion who finished as the Region II runner-up the past two years.
Conroy had two goals and one assist for DeSmet this past season.
Conroy joins a recruiting class that includes Donte Brangman and David Graydon from Florida, Tyler David from Minnesota, Isaac Fraley from Oklahoma, Khalil Karl from Texas, Dirk van der Velde from California and Evan Wright from Kansas.