Twenty one NISD athletes were selected to play in the 2014 San Antonio Sports All-Star Football Game.
Stevens High School athletes Marcus Davenport and Marquie Hinton received their jerseys from SA Sports during a school pep rally. Their coach, Darryl Hemphill, will coach the West squad in the game.
Marcus and Marquie, along with Coach Hemphill, received their jerseys from Brandon Parrott, SA Sports Vice President, and Russ Bookbinder, SA Sports President and CEO.
Brennnan High School athletes received their jerseys from SA Sports on Friday, Nov. 15 at the school's pep rally before their first playoff game.
Pictured are Brennan Coach Stephen Basore and athletes Joshua Luna, Daniel Vidaurri, Jr., Grant Watanabe, and Brandon Locha with SA Sports Vice President Brandon Parrott.
Players representing 51 high schools have been chosen for the game which will showcase top local high school players. The game will be played immediately following the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014 at the Alamodome.
Players were nominated by their high school coaches and chosen by a selection committee.
The San Antonio Sports All-Star Football Game, presented by H-E-B, will feature players that are committed to play for some of the top universities in the country as well as players looking for an additional chance to impress college scouts.
Tickets are available at the Alamodome Box Office and through Ticketmaster.com for $13 (general admission) and $26 (reserved).
Northside ISD Athletes: (all will play on the West team)
Isaac Gorman, DL, Brandeis HS
Johnny Garcia, OL, Brandeis HS
Larry Stephens, TE/WR, Brandeis HS
Brandon Locha, C, Brennan HS
Grant Watanabe, LB, Brennan
Joshua Luna, LB, Brennan HS
Daniel Vidaurri, Jr., OL, Brennan HS
Brandon Valle, FB/RB, Clark HS
Chris Sauceda, QB, Holmes HS
Gary Walls, TE/WR, Holmes HS
Josh Williams, DB, John Jay HS
Darren Howell, DL, John Jay HS
Erik Nava, OL, Marshall HS
Marces Garza-Dishmon, LB, O’Connor HS
Zach Galindo, QB, O’Connor HS
Marcus Davenport, DL, Stevens HS
Marquie Hinton, FB/RB, Stevens HS
PJ Anderson, DB, Taft HS
Austin Lawrence, OL, Taft HS
Sean Eddington, WR/DB, Warren HS
Carlos Garcia, OL, Warren HS