Wisconsin top in-state class of 2025 target commits to Midwest rival

Wisconsin top in-state class of 2025 target Owen Strebig announced his commitment to Notre Dame Thursday night.

The Waukesha, Wisconsin, native is the No. 1 player in the state of Wisconsin in the class of 2025. He ranks as the No. 127 overall recruit and No. 13 offensive tackle.

He joins a Notre Dame class that ranks No. 1 in the nation with 13 commitments, including eight blue-chip recruits.

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This result isn’t a surprise. Strebig received multiple crystal ball predictions in the last few weeks to pick the Fighting Irish, including from 247Sports Director of Football Recruiting Steve Wiltfong.

He chooses Marcus Freeman’s program over Wisconsin, Florida State, Miami, Notre Dame and USC.

Wisconsin’s class of 2025 ninth in the nation with seven commitments, including one blue-chip recruit.

Story originally appeared on Badgers Wire