Punahou senior Duke Clemens announced on Twitter tonight that he has committed to UCLA.
— Duke Clemens (@dukeclemens) July 18, 2018
Clemens, a 6-foot-4, 260-pound offensive lineman, is ranked as the 21st best offensive guard prospect in the nation according to 247Sports.
A three-sport athlete who also started on the Punahou basketball team and has logged innings as a pitcher for the baseball team, Clemens was offered by 20 Division I schools, ranking fourth in the class of 2019 from Hawaii.
The Bruins beat out other Pac-12 teams including Arizona, Arizona State, California, Oregon State, Utah and Washington State. He had also been offered by Boise State, Duke, Fresno State, Georgia Tech, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Nebraska, Rice, San Diego State, Syracuse, UNLV, Vanderbilt and Virginia.
Clemens is the 11th senior from Hawaii who has committed to a Division I school and third from Punahou, joining fellow offensive lineman Blake Feigenspan (Army) and kicker Tim Horn (Washington).
CLASS OF 2019 COMMITMENTS
Duke Clemens, OL, Punahou (UCLA)
Miki Ah You, LB, Kahuku (Washington)
Sama Pa’ama, OL/DL, Kaimuki (Washington)
Tausili Fiatoa, LB, Kahuku (BYU)
Gino Quinones, DL, Saint Louis (USC)
Dillon Gabriel, QB, Mililani (Army)
Ethan Erickson, TE, Kahuku (BYU)
Timothy Horn, K, Punahou (Washington)
Tiger Peterson, DB, Kamehameha (Hawaii)
Blake Feigenspan, OL, Punahou (Army)
Darius Muasau, LB, Mililani (Hawaii)