Notre Dame added another major piece for its defensive backfield future Friday night.
Max Redfield, a 6-foot-2, 195-pound safety from Mission Viejo (Calif.) High School, orally committed to the Irish during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, which was televised on ESPN.
Redfield is a five-star prospect, according to Rivals.com, and he is the 23rd player to join Notre Dame's 2013 recruiting class.
Class of 2013 oral commitments
Alex Anzalone, LB, 6-3, 229, Wyomissing Area, Wyomissing, Pa.
Hunter Bivin, OL, 6-7, 288, Apollo, Owensboro, Ky.
Greg Bryant, RB, 5-11, 197, American Heritage School, Delray Beach, Fla.
Devin Butler, DB, 6-1, 185, Gonzaga, Washington D.C.
Michael Deeb, LB, 6-2, 237, American Heritage, Plantation, Fla.
Steve Elmer, OL, 6-6, 305, Midland, Midland, Mich.
Will Fuller, WR, 6-0, 170, Roman Catholic, Philadelphia
Mike Heuerman, TE, 6-4, 215, Barron Collier, Naples, Fla.
Torii Hunter Jr., WR, 6-1, 175, Prosper, Prosper, Texas
Rashad Kinlaw, ATH, 6-1, 185, Absegami, Galloway, N.J.
Cole Luke, CB, 6-0, 165, Hamilton, Chandler, Ariz.
Jacob Matuska, TE, 6-5, 240, Bishop Hartley, Columbus, Ohio
Mike McGlinchey, OL, 6-9, 280, William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia
Colin McGovern, OL, 6-6, 292, Lincoln-Way West, New Lenox, Ill.
John Montelus, OL, 6-5, 293, Everett, Everett, Mass.
James Onwualu, ATH, 6-1, 205, Cretin-Derham Hall, St. Paul, Minn.
Doug Randolph, LB, 6-3, 237, Woodberry Forest, Richmond, Va.
Max Redfield, S, 6-2, 195, Mission Viejo, Mission Viejo, Calif.
Corey Robinson, WR, 6-4, 195, San Antonio Christian, San Antonio, Texas
Isaac Roschell, DE, 6-5, 260, Eagle's Landing Christian, McDonough, Ga.
Jaylon Smith, LB, 6-3, 215, Bishop Luers
Malik Zaire, QB, 6-1, 190, Archbishop Alter, Kettering, Ohio