Habraam Gonzalez Escalera is the first recruit for the Hawks 2019 class. A senior captain for the Governor Thomas Johnson High School Patriots, Gonzalez Escalera contributed 5 goals from the defensive midfield and center back positions in 2018. He was an All-County Boys soccer honorable mention in Frederick, and also was selected as an honorable mention for the All-CMC Spires Division. The defender helped lead the Patriots to back-to-back sectional finals appearances in 2017 and 2018, and also to the 2017 3A west region finals.
"We are excited to start our class with a student athlete like Habraam. He is very athletic and wants to keep getting better every day, said Coach CJ Trammell, Habraam has the attitude, both on and off the field, that we look for in players."