That was a year and a half ago. He spoke then of playing somewhere close to home, someplace that his family could come and see him every weekend. His favorite player was Andrew Motuapuaka. He’s visited more times than we can count, and Bud Foster has been in his ear for a long time. And now, finally, after all the suspense, Dax Hollifield has finally committed to Virginia Tech. Everyone can step off the edge and exhale. Good. Dax is rated as an across-the-board four star- 267th recruit in the US and the 9th recruit in North Carolina by ESPN, 67th in the US and 6th in North Carolina by 247, and 180th in the country and 9th in NC by Rivals.