IMG Academy player commits to FGCU

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Joey Hutchinson, a starter for IMG Soccer Academy and Class of 2012 midfield prospect, confirmed Sunday that he has verbally commited to Florida Gulf Coast.

Hutchinson attends high school at Manatee (Bradenton, Fla.).

He has started in 11 of 13 matches for the IMG Soccer Academy under-18 squad in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy. Last season, with the under-17/18 team, he started in 20 of 23 matches.

Hutchinson is part of a Florida Gulf Coast recruiting class that includes Luis Fernando Vega of Guatemala and Florida natives Andrew Garcia, Danny George, Daniel Gonzalez, Jourdan Gooden and Anthony Ricci.