St. Charles Preparatory School senior forward Charlie Macias has verbally committed to play soccer at Evansville (Ind.) University.

Macias, a Westerville resident, led the team with nine goals this season and also led the Cardinals with nine goals as a junior.

The Cardinals finished 5-12 overall after losing to fourth-seeded Pickerington North 3-0 in the second-round of the Division I district tournament. St. Charles was 2-2 in the CCL to finish behind co-champions DeSales and Hartley at 3-0-1 and ahead of Watterson at 1-3 and Ready at 0-4.

The Purple Aces finished 7-10-1 overall and 3-4 in the Missouri Valley Conference last season.