Liberty has made the top 8 for 3-star defensive end Elijah Hawk. Hawk announced his list of finalists on his social media accounts on Monday. The Flames made the list alongside FIU, Miami (OH), Central Michigan, Charlotte, Ohio, Western Michigan, and Rhode Island.

Hawk is rated a 3-star defensive end by both 247Sports and Rivals. He is from Pickerington, Ohio where he attends Pickerington North High School. The 6’4″, 235 pound prospect also had offers from Akron, Ball State, Bowling Green, Eastern Michigan, Kent State, and several FCS schools.