5-star 2022 Tiger (Ga.) Rabun County quarterback Gunner Stockton, the highest dual-threat signal-caller within the class of 2022 according to 247Sports, has dedicated to Georgia.
Stockton was initially dedicated to South Carolina, however backed off his dedication to the Gamecocks after the firing of head coach Will Muschamp and the departure of offensive coordinator Mike Bobo, his main recruiter. Many thought Stockton may comply with Bobo to Auburn after his appointment to Bryan Harsin’s workers, however Georgia finally gained the battle due largely to Stockton’s relationship with head coach Kirby Sensible.
“The day after Coach Muschamp was fired I referred to as Coach Sensible and advised him I used to be fearful about what was occurring at South Carolina,” Stockton told 247Sports’ Rusty Mansell. “We talked about the whole lot and he assured me that I used to be the quarterback that he needed for the Class of 2022. My relationship with Coach Monken and Coach Faulkner has grown. I’m excited to compete for my house state group.
“I simply really feel actually good in regards to the group, the workers, the college, the whole lot. I have already got relationships with heaps of the present gamers, and the recruiting Class of 2022 goes to be made up of men I have already got nice relationships with. Plus, I couldn’t say no to Coach Sensible twice. At Georgia, you all the time have an opportunity to win the SEC and be a Nationwide Champion. That’s my dream.”
Florida, Florida State, North Carolina and Texas have been additionally concerned with Stockton previous to his dedication to Georgia.
Stockton handed for 3,128 yards and 45 touchdowns with simply 4 interceptions as a junior and rushed for 1,581 yards and 26 touchdowns as nicely. In line with the industry-generated 247Sports activities composite rankings, he’s the No. 27 recruit within the class of 2022, in addition to the No. 1 dual-threat quarterback and No. Three prospect in his house state of Georgia.