One of the most talented running back's in Charlotte history, Elijah Hood, has committed to play football in 2014-15 for the University of Notre Dame.
The Charlotte Catholic Cougar, ran for a Mecklenburg County record of 3,309 yards and 48 touchdowns this past season.
Hood Selected Notre Dame over North Carolina, Georgia, Virginia Tech, Clemson, Michigan and Ohio State ... Just to name a few!
The 5'11", 222 pound RB has plenty of family and friends that root for the Tar Heels. Maybe they will support the Irish, come 2014, when Notre Dame begins there ACC football schedule. The school is set to play 5 ACC opponents each season.
We will continue to follow Elijah's progress throughout his final season with the Cougars, and you can too. WBTV's award winning Football Friday Night airs each Friday 11:35pm-12:35pm during the Football season.