Joe Girard III, a 6-foot-2 guard from Glens Falls, N.Y., has committed to Syracuse University.
Girard made the announcement during a press conference at the Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls on Sunday night.
Girard, who averaged 50 point per game last season, picked Syracuse from a final list of six schools that included Boston College, Duke, Michigan, Notre Dame and Penn State. He is already NYSPHSAA’s all-time leading scorer heading into his senior season.
— 𝒜𝓃𝒹𝓇ℯ𝓌 𝒮𝓁𝒶𝓉ℯ𝓇 (@Andrew__Slater) October 14, 2018
Joe Girard III, already New York's career scoring leader heading into his senior basketball season, committed to Syracuse tonight. https://t.co/TCioj3cjoj
— NYSSWA (@nysswa) October 14, 2018
BREAKING: 2019 guard Joe Girard III has committed to Syracuse.
— Syracuse Basketball (@cusesigel) October 14, 2018
— Daily Orange Sports (@DOsports) October 14, 2018
— Syracuse Basketball (@syrbasketball) October 14, 2018
BREAKING: Joe Girard III verbally COMMITS to Syracuse.
Everything you need to know about the 2019 combo-guard:https://t.co/9xBbDyxCFw
— Orange Fizz (@OrangeFizz) October 14, 2018