The Virginia football team has received its first commitment for the Class of 2015, as Altavista junior Juan Thornhill has verbally committed to the Cavaliers.
Thornhill is a 6-foot-2 quarterback and safety.
He also had offers from schools like Duke, East Carolina, and James Madison.
Virginia currently has the 42nd ranked class in the nation in 2014, according to Rivals.com, featuring five-star recruits Quin Blanding and Andrew Brown.
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