Offer Report: 2018 DT Sam Vakalahi

Tyler James
South Bend Tribune

A two-way lineman from Utah reported a Notre Dame offer late Tuesday night. ND Insider takes a closer look at 2018 recruit Sam Vakalahi.

• DT SAM VAKALAHI, 6-2, 293; SALT LAKE CITY EAST.

247Sports ranking: Three stars, No. 15 offensive guard.

Rivals ranking: Three-star offensive guard.

Notable offers: Alabama, Washington, UCLA, Utah and BYU.

Notre Dame connection: Vakalahi’s head coach at East, Brandon Matich, was a guest speaker at Notre Dame’s coaches clinic earlier this year.

Below are junior highlights of Vakalahi via Hudl.

Beyond grateful to have received an offer from The University Of Notre Dame!#GoIrish☘️ pic.twitter.com/0IwoKnGDdx

— Taki (@Sammiuela) May 24, 2017

Always love having the University of Notre Dame on campus! Enjoyed visiting with @CoachMikeElston! #TheETrain#GodCountryNotreDame

— Brandon Matich (@CoachBMatich) May 23, 2017

Three-star lineman Sam Vakalahi, a 2018 recruit, reported a Notre Dame offer May 23, 2017. (Photo courtesy of Student Sports)