Stanford has added a major piece to its 2024 recruiting class in 4-star EDGE Dylan Stephenson.

Stephenson announced his commitment to the Cardinal on Tuesday morning. He had offers from programs like Florida State, Auburn, Florida and South Carolina, amongst others.

Here’s his announcement:

Stephenson is a huge pickup for Stanford. He’s the No. 158 overall player and the No. 13 EDGE in the country for the class of 2024, according to 247Sports Composite rankings. He’s also the No. 26 player from the Sunshine State.

Stanford has now made 2 massive additions on Tuesday. The Cardinals also picked up a commitment from 4-star EDGE Naki Tuakoi as well.

Stephenson is now the highest-ranked member of Stanford’s 2024 recruiting class. With head coach Troy Taylor leading the charge, Stanford is off to an excellent start for the 2024 cycle.

Stanford now has 16 commitments and have a top-25 class nationally, per 247Sports Composite rankings.

Here are some highlights from Stephenson’s junior season: