Brandon Medina, a Class of 2013 midfielder prospect from Chicago, Ill., has verbally committed to Northwestern, according to his family.
Medina attends St. Ignatius College Prep (Chicago, Ill.), where he played for the high school team this past fall.
He plays club soccer for Raiders FC. Medina scored a goal for the Raiders FC under-17 team during last weekend's 2-1-1 showing in US Youth Soccer National League play.
Medina is the first confirmed commitment to Northwestern for the Class of 2013.