Betz returns from Germany, picks Radford

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Eli Betz, a Class of 2012 prospect from Blacksburg, Va., has committed to Radford University.

Betz plays for Roanoke Star SC. He attends Blacksburg (Blacksburg, Va.), however, missed the spring 2011 high school season since he was training in Germany for three months. He has returned to Blacksburg where he is expected to resume with his club and high school teams for the 2011-12 school year.

As a sophomore, Betz scored 12 goals for Blacksburg.

Betz is one of five confirmed commitments to the Radford program, joining Guy Cross, Bryan Darby, Jannik Eckenrode and Jacob Greifer.