(WHARTON, N.J.) December 5, 2011 – Nicholas Jordan of Coppell High School, Coppell, TX, has been selected to play in the 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, joining an elite group of All-Americans. Those selected will play in the game on Saturday, January 7, 2012, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The annual East vs. West match-up will be televised live on NBC at 1:00 p.m. EST and will be presented by American Family Insurance. The game will feature the nation’s top 90 high school football players.
“Nick is a talented athlete whose leadership and teamwork qualities have made him a standout at Coppell High School,” said John Myers, Director of Strategic Communications, Marketing and Outreach, U.S. Army Accessions Command. “Only the strongest wear the Army colors, and Nick possesses similar mental, emotional and physical strengths to Army Strong Soldiers. We are proud to honor all of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl players and congratulate each of them on their selection.”
The 6-foot-0, 165-pounder bolsters an impressive roster for the U.S. Army All-American contest. He is currently rated as the #12 kicker in the country by Scout.com, making him a three-star prospect.
Jordan is currently committed to play his college ball for Texas.
(From left to right) Captain Cameron Lowry, Staff Sergeant Bill Monk, Nick Jordan and Sergeant First Class Robert Ponte