EDGEWOOD, KY (FOX19) - Dixie Heights High School quarterback Zeke Pike was selected to play in the 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.
Pike was honored in front of his teammates, classmates and family on Wednesday afternoon when the Selection Tour visited the high school. Pike was also presented with his official bowl jersey.
"This is awesome, you know, just to be compared in the same category as some people that have played this game in the past and everything that is represents, it means a lot too. So I'm excited it's a great opportunity," Pike said at the event.
The five U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Tour teams travel across the county from September to December to announce all 90 players to the Bowl.
The big game will take place on Saturday, January 7 at the Alamodome.