Daniel Parker, a 3-star defensive end from Blue Springs, Mo., announced his decision to commit to Missouri on Twitter on Thursday.
Parker, who is listed at 6-foot-2, 268 pounds, is the No. 8 recruit from Missouri in the Class of 2018, according to the 247Sports composite rankings. He also ranks No. 19 among strong-side defensive ends in the class.
Locked In 🔒🐯 pic.twitter.com/18bZBknjAS
— Daniel Parker Jr (@LuhhDaniel) July 27, 2017
Parker’s commitment continues a strong week of recruiting for the Tigers. They landed three commitments on Wednesday, and nine of their 14 commitments in the 2018 class have come in the last six days.
Missouri’s class ranks No. 41 on the 247Sports recruiting rankings.
Parker is the first in-state high school player to commit to Mizzou in its 2018 class.