Zack Atwood, an all-state high school performer and Class of 2013 prospect, verbally committed to Detroit-Mercy.
Atwood has two goals in seven appearances as the Crew Soccer Academy Wolves under-15/16 Development Academy team is off to a 6-0-1 start this season. He previously was a member of the Michigan Olympic Development Program state team and was invited to the ODP Region II camp last year.
During the high school season, Atwood scored a team-high 19 goals for Stevenson (Livonia, Mich.) in the fall. He earned all-district, all-conference, all-region and all-state mention. During his sophomore year, Atwood scored nine goals and earned all-district honors.
Atwood is the first confirmed commitment to Detroit-Mercy for the Class of 2013.