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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

A record 12 Manatee Hurricanes make commitments to play college football on National Signing Day

The largest number of Manatee Hurricanes in history, 12 in total, made commitments to play football at the next level in a signing day event at Manatee High.
National Signing Day at Manatee High/www.ManateeFootball.com

  • The event was broadcast live over the internet with at least two major college programs watching live to see their future players sign on the dotted line - Florida State and Georgia Tech. 
  • The event included one last minute change of schools - Kyle Mauk switched from the Citadel to Florida Tech. 
  • One Manatee Hurricane will be playing for national champion Florida State - Demarcus Christmas.
  • One player will be playing in the SEC - Trevon Walters at Missouri. 
  • All five of the entire starting offensive line signed - Jake Stickler, Georgia Tech; Michael Galati, USF; Dylan Beauchamp, Newberry College; Kyle Mauk, Florida Tech and Brooks Larkin, Air Force Academy.
  • Danny Doyle will be playing at Duke University.
  • Brodrick Yancy will be playing at Temple.
  • Darian Dailey at Rutgers.
  • Greg Reaves at University of Albany.
  • Raland Brewer at Hutchinson Community College (KS)