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FOX6 Signing Day 2012

See video of local high school athletes sign letters of intent to play college football on national college football signing day, plus see who signed where and get reaction from the coaches.

The video will be posted here as it arrives back to the TV station on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012.

 

PLAYERS' PICKS


AMERICAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

Austin Grammer, QB - Middle Tennessee State

Hudson Cain, Safety/CB - Stillman College

Tyler Hughes, Safety/RB/Return Specialist - Jacksonville State

 

ANNISTON HIGH SCHOOL

Troymaine Pope, running back - JSU 

Dontavious Blair, left tackle - Garden City Community College (Kansas)

 

BESSEMER ACADEMY

Jeremiah Harris - Coahome Community College

Calvin Perry - Chose Southern Miss over TCU

Wesley Sanders - signed with Delta State

Eric Sledge - Alabama State University.

 

BRIARWOOD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Kalan Reed - Southern Miss

Ben Craft - UAB

Jason Laatsch - University of West Florida (basketball)

Preston Pittman - Mercer 

  

CHELSEA HIGH SCHOOL

Jake Ganus - UAB

Joey Mock - Air Force Academy

 

CLAY-CHALKVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

Jalen Reedus - North Alabama 


 

GADSDEN CITY HIGH SCHOOL

Devin Gordon - UAB

Paul Gilley - Jacksonville State University

Laynce Sanders. Shorter College 

 

HEWITT-TRUSSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

John Youngblood - Ole Miss

Jake Wilks - Samford

 

HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL

Football:

Jackson Armstrong- Faulkner University

Daniel Aust- University of South Alabama

Jeremy Boyd-Delta State

Dakota Daniel-University of West Alabama

Trent Dunne-Delta State

William Eads-Middle Tennessee State University

Blake Patterson-United States Air Force Academy

Softball:

Marcy Harper- Auburn

Track:

Chalandra Gooden-University of South Alabama

Joy Maneice-Marbury- Alabama

Baseball:

Sam Gillikin - Auburn

Tennis:

Hayden Clowers- Gadsden State

Swim & Dive:

Angelica Chapman- Florida State University

Girls Basketball:

Breion Allen-Rice University

Kayla Anderson-UAB

Chardonae Fuqua-Baylor

Nicole Tanner-Auburn

Boys Golf:

Will Cannon-UAB

 

HUEYTOWN

Cameron Broadnax - South Alabama

Chris Rabb - UAB 

 

JACKSON-OLIN HIGH SCHOOL

linebacker Beau Hankins - Georgia Tech

 

JOHN CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL

Daniel Bostick - Navy

Trevor Brooks - North Alabama

Khory Marable - Samford (track)

Johnson C. Smith - Samford (track)

Rachel Roberts - Samford (track)

 

LEEDS HIGH SCHOOL

Ladarius Rodgers - Jacksonville State University 

 

MCADORY HIGH SCHOOL

Marcus Turner - Southern Miss

 

OXFORD HIGH SCHOOL

Michael Flint - Arkansas State 

Linebacker Kwon Alexander - LSU

Defensive back Trae Elston - Ole Miss

Calvin Baker - Jacksonville State, lineman

Coty Spurling - UNA, wide receiver

Dez Swink - Coahoma Community College (Mississippi), defensive lineman

Dominique Williams - Coffeyville Community College (Kansas)

 Monte Bass - Coahoma Community College (Mississippi)

 

PARKER HIGH SCHOOL

Brandon Manning - Concordia

Jarvis Williams - Stillman

Donate Parker - Concordia College

Elijah Jenkins - Jacksonville State

 

PELHAM HIGH SCHOOL

Justin Forehand - UAB

PELL CITY HIGH SCHOOL

Steve Pickren - UAB

Justin Morgan - Southern university 

 

SPAIN PARK HIGH SCHOOL

Paul Angel – (baseball)

Tommy Bostany (wrestling)

Devon Brown – UAB (football)

Justin Carter – Rice (football)

Destin Challenger – UAB (football)

Steven Crain – Samford University– (XC/Track & field)

Colton Freeman– University of Alabama (baseball)

Hunter Hall – Tennessee Wesleyan College (baseball)

Terry Harris – Faulkner Unversity  (football)

Brandon Hazouri – Samford University (XC/Track & field)

Chris Humes - ?

Spencer Jack – West Alabama (soccer)

Sean Mardis – Moorehead State University (football)

Morgan Natale – University of Montevallo (golf)

Robby Prater – University of Alabama (golf)

Kameron Ricks – Faulkner University (football)

Daniel Schroder –University of Montevallo (golf)

Ben Tamburello – Samford University  (football) 

Mikey White- University of Alabama (baseball)

Joe Williams – University of Alabama (track & field)

 

VESTAVIA HILLS HIGH SCHOOL

Kevin Shannon - University of Alabama (track)

 

WENONAH HIGH SCHOOL

Levon Whitt - Miles

Brian Burnett - UNA

 

WOODLAWN HIGH SCHOOL

Rod McKinney - UAB

Cassanova Mckinzy - Auburn

 

ALABAMA SIGNINGS

2012 Alabama Football Signing Class

January Enrollees

NAME                                     POS         HT           WT          CL            HOMETOWN/SCHOOL                       

Ryan Anderson                     LB            6-2          244         Fr.           Daphne, Ala./Daphne

Deion Belue                          DB           5-11        178         Jr.            Tuscumbia, Ala./Northeast Mississippi CC/Deshler

Chris Black                             WR          5-11        170         Fr.           Jacksonville, Fla./First Coast

Amari Cooper                       WR          6-1          190         Fr.           Miami, Fla./Northwestern

Travell Dixon                         DB           6-1          191         Jr.            Miami, Fla./Eastern Arizona CC/Norland

Dillon Lee                              LB            6-4          240         Fr.           Buford, Ga./Buford

Alphonse Taylor                   DL           6-5          340         Fr.           Mobile, Ala./Davidson

T.J. Yeldon                             RB           6-2          210         Fr.           Daphne, Ala./Daphne

 

February Signees

NAME                                     POS         HT           WT          CL            HOMETOWN/SCHOOL                       

Dakota Ball                            DL           6-2          295         Fr.           Lindale, Ga./Pepperell

Landon Collins                      DB           6-0          202         Fr.           Geismar, La./Dutchtown

Denzel Devall                        LB            6-2          243         Fr.           Bastrop, La./Bastrop

Kenyan Drake                       RB           6-1          204         Fr.           Powder Springs, Ga./Hillgrove

Kurt Freitag                           TE            6-4          240         Fr.           Buford, Ga./Buford

Brandon Greene                  OL           6-5          292         Fr.           Ellenwood, Ga./Cedar Grove

Adam Griffith                        PK           5-10        174         Fr.           Calhoun, Ga./Calhoun

Caleb Gulledge                     OL           6-4          280         Fr.           Prattville, Ala./Prattville

Tyler Hayes                           LB            6-2          210         Fr.           Thomasville, Ala./Thomasville

Brandon Hill                          OL           6-6          350         Fr.           Collierville, Tenn./St. George's

Cyrus Jones                           ATH         5-10        192         Fr.           Baltimore, Md./Gilman

Korren Kirven                       DL           6-5          292         Fr.           Lynchburg, Va./Brookville

Darren Lake                          DL           6-3          315         Fr.           York, Ala./Sumter Central

Alec Morris                           QB           6-3          225         Fr.           Allen, Texas/Allen

Reggie Ragland                     LB            6-2          247         Fr.           Madison, Ala./Bob Jones

Geno Smith                           DB           6-0          182         Fr.           Atlanta, Ga./St. Pius X

Dalvin Tomlinson                  DL           6-2          266         Fr.           McDonough, Ga./Henry County

Eddie Williams                      WR          6-3          204         Fr.           Panama City Beach, Fla./Arnold

 

 

AUBURN SIGNINGS

Defensive lineman Tyler Nero from Atmore has faxed in his LOI to Auburn.

TE Ricky Parks from Columbus, GA has signed with Auburn.

WR JaQuay Williams sticks with Auburn. His teammate OL Will Adams flips from Ga Tech to Auburn.

Central Phenix City QB Jonathan Wallace signs with Auburn instead of Central Florida.

Offensive lineman Avery Young and wide receiver Ricardo Louis sign with Auburn.

 

2012 AUBURN FOOTBALL SIGNEES

 

Name                               Pos.       Ht.        Wt.        Hometown (High School)

Will Adams                      OT          6-7        280       Tyrone, GA (Sandy Creek)

T.J. Davis                         DB         6-1        180       Tallahassee, FL (Godby)

Joshua Holsey               DB         5-11      175       Fairburn, GA (Creekside)

Darrion Hutcherson      TE          6-7        247       Dadeville, AL (Dadeville)

Jonathan Jones             DB         5-10      184       Carrollton, GA (Carrollton)

Robert Leff                      OL          6-6        270       Fairhope, AL (Fairhope)

Ricardo Louis                 WR        6-2        210       Miami Beach, FL (Miami Beach)

Cassanova McKinzy     LB          6-3        233       Birmingham, AL (Woodlawn)

Tyler Nero                        DT          6-2        290       Atmore, AL (Escambia County)

Ricky Parks                     TE          6-4        235       Hogansville, GA (Callaway)

Gimel President             DE         6-4        250       Mt. Pleasant, SC (Wando)

Jovon Robinson            RB         6-1        220       Memphis, TN (Wooddale)

Jonathan Wallace         QB         6-2        205       Phenix City, AL (Central)

JaQuay Williams            WR        6-4        204       Tyrone, GA (Sandy Creek)

Avery Young                   OT          6-6        292       Palm Beach Gardens, FL (Palm Beach Gardens)

 

January Enrollees

Shane Callahan            OL          6-6        285       Parker, CO (Chaparral)

Patrick Miller                   OL        6-7       275      West Palm Beach, FL (Dwyer)

Javiere Mitchell              LB         6-2       209         Leeds, AL (Leeds)

Zeke Pike                      QB          6-6       225         Edgewood, KY (Dixie Heights)

Jay Prosch                    FB         6-0       250      Mobile, AL (UMS-Wright)

 

 

JACKSONVILLE STATE SIGNINGS

Calvin Baker, OL, 6-3, 295, Oxford, Ala./Oxford HS

John Clark Barefied, OL, 6-2, 268, Duluth, Ga./Lambert HS

Joshua Barge, WR, 6-0, 170, Carrollton, Ga./Carrollton HS

Dushonta Broughton, DB, 6-0, 165, Jonesboro, Ga./Lovejoy HS

Telvin Brown, WR, 5-9, 167, Carrollton, Ga./Carrollton HS

Erick Butler, DE, 6-7, 215, Tuskegee, Ala./Booker T. Washington HS

Trey Coleman, OL, 6-5, 321, Dorchester SC/Dorchester HS

Blake Glaze, LB, 5-11, 195, Lanett, Ala./Springwood HS

Jermaine Hough, CB, 5-9, 163, Hampton, Ga./Lovejoy HS

Tyler Hughes, SAF, 5-11, 185, Northport, Ala./American Christian HS

Elijah Jenkins, QB, 6-3, 190, Birmingham, Ala./Parker HS

Nick Johnson, OL, 6-2, 250, Dadeville, Ala./Dadeville HS

Leon Jones, LB, 6-1, 225, Madison, Ala./East Limestone HS

Miles Jones, RB, 5-10, 204, Kennesaw, Ga./Allatoona HS

JaJuan Lee, OLB, 6-1, 195, Montgomery, Ala./Jeff Davis HS

John Mark Mintz, TE/DE, 6-2, 235, Ragland, Ala./Ragland HS

Austin Parker, OL, 6-2, 295, Sugar Hill, Ga./North Gwinnett HS

Troymaine Pope, RB, 5-9, 198, Anniston, Ala./Anniston HS

LaDarius Rodgers, RB, 5-10, 215, Leeds, Ala./Leeds HS

Dalton Screws, WR, 5-11, 170, Anniston, Ala./Wellborn HS

Steven Snyder, DL, 6-4, 200, Stockbridge, Ga./Stockbridge HS

 

UAB SIGNINGS

Name                                    Pos.    Ht.    Wt.     Hometown (High School or Junior College)

** Josh Greer                         QB     6-4    215     Arlington, Texas (Arlington HS)

** Cortez Webb                     DB  6-2 1/2 180     Wichita, Kan. (Butler, Kan., CC)

Cameron Blankenship        OL      6-4    305     Alexander City, Ala. (Benjamin Russell HS)

Kelton Brackett                     CB    5-11   186     Mobile, Ala. (Blount HS)

Devon Brown                        CB    5-11   182     Hoover, Ala. (Spain Park HS)

Roscoe Byrd                        ATH    6-3    310     Albany, Ga. (Albany HS)

Destin Challenger                LB     5-11   215     Hoover, Ala. (Spain Park HS)

Ben Craft                               QB     6-2    200     Chelsea, Ala. (Briarwood Christian)

Grant Davis                            TE      6-4    255     Kingwood, Texas (Kingwood HS)

Justin Forehand                   OL      6-5    285     Pelham, Ala. (Pelham HS)

Jake Ganus                          SAF    6-2    190     Birmingham, Ala. (Chelsea HS)

Devin Gordon                        OL      6-4    285     Gadsden, Ala. (Gadsden City HS)

Hisham Haqq                        OL      6-4    305     Huntsville, Ala. (Grissom HS)

Nyiakki Height                     ATH    6-2    190     Marietta, Ga. (Osbrone HS)   

Shaq Jones                           LB      6-3    200     Lanett, Ala. (Lanett HS)

Vashon Landers                   CB     6-1    175     Opelika, Ala. (Opelika HS)

Roderick McKinney             DE     6-4    240     Birmingham, Ala. (Woodlawn HS)

Jontavious Morris                 DT      6-2    295     Albany, Ga. (Albany HS)

Michael Parrotta                  ATH    6-3    232     Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (Ponte Vedra HS)

Larry Pettaway                      LB      6-2    210     Eight Mile, Ala. (Blount HS)

Steve Pickren                      ATH    6-4    245     Pell City, Ala. (Pell City HS)

Chris Rabb                            LB     5-10   220     Hueytown, Ala. (Hueytown HS)

Victor Salako                         OL      6-6    315     Huntsville, Ala. (Grissom HS)

Dominic Sylvester                OL      6-4    315     Horseheads, N.Y. (Alfred State, N.Y., College)

Nyck Young                          WR     6-2    180     Homewood, Ala. (Homewood HS)  

 

** Enrolled at UAB in January

 

 

OTHER SIGNINGS OF NOTE

RB Justin Taylor from Georgia decides against a grey shirt at Bama and signs with Kentucky.

Nation's top cornerback, Tracy Howard, picks Miami over Florida and FSU.

Top Defensive lineman Eddie Goldman picks FSU over Auburn and Bama.

Nation's top player wide receiver Dorial Green Beckham picks Missouri over Arkansas and Texas.

Bama commit WR Casey Gladney flips and signs with Texas Tech. Grades are reportedly an issue.

Linebacker Torshiro Davis flips from LSU and signs with Texas. 'Horns could challenge Bama for #1 recruiting ranking.

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