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Gilman defensive end Thomas Booker commits to Stanford

Gilman defensive end Thomas Booker commits to Stanford

Gilman’s Thomas Booker, a four-star defensive end in the ESPN 300, has committed to play football for Stanford.

He announced his commitment on Twitter Sunday afternoon, opting for the Cardinal over Notre Dame, Harvard, Princeton and Penn. In Palo Alto, Calif., Booker joins two former Greyhounds teammates -- sophomore running back Dorian Maddox and sophomore offensive tackle Devry Hamilton.

In his Tweet, Booker thanked his coaches, teachers, friends and family as well as Gilman, where he has been a student since pre-first.

“It has been a privilege to be recruited by distinguished colleges and universities throughout the country. I have thought deeply about the...

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