Jonathan Pennix Commits To Virginia Tech

Jonathan Pennix
Jonathan Pennix on his Jan. 2022 visit to VT. (@jonathan_pennix)

Jonathan Pennix
Cornerback, Class of 2023
Appomattox County, Appomattox, VA
5-11, 170

Virginia Tech picked up a 2023 commitment from Appomattox County cornerback Jonathan Pennix on Thursday night. As it stands now, he is the 19th verbal commitment of the 2023 recruiting class. 247Sports was the first to report the news.

Pennix joins Appomattox teammate Tavorian Copeland in his commitment to the Hokies. Copeland is projected to play linebacker for Virginia Tech. Pennix is an athlete who plays in the secondary and also plays tailback. He is expected to play cornerback for Tech.

Receiving his offer from the Hokies recently on September 17, Pennix is also listed with offers from Boston College, Louisville, Pitt, UVA, West Virginia, Appalachian State and James Madison. Here are his rankings from each of the recruiting services…

247: 3-star, No. 34 player in Virginia
Rivals: 3-star, No. 37 player in Virginia
On3: 3-star, No. 37 player in Virginia