On Wednesday Robert Rose of Glenville and Chris Wells of Garfield were officially named to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl game that will be nationally televised by NBC on Jan. 7, 2006. A third Ohio player from another region of the state will be recongnized on Friday. Rose turned in an incredible performance at the All-American combine last January to seal his place in the game and Wells is widely recognized as one of the top running backs in the entire country, if not the top.
Photo Gallery - U.S. Army All-Americans
Ted Ginn Sr.
Rose and Ray Small
Rose with the game MVP trophy.
At Garfield, athletic director Rick Sims got the ceremony underway right on the school's practice field.
Chris Wells was honored in front of his family, friends, coaches and team mates.
Head coach Bob Sax with Wells.
Chris with his father and mother.
His grandma never misses one of his games.