Football: List of local signees — Dec. 21

The early period for football is today. Several area standouts in the Class of 2023 have already turned their oral pledges into binding ones by signing scholarships with schools to make their college plans official. Here is the list.

Berkeley Prep

LB Johnny Ferrelli

College: Tufts

DE Keon Keeley

College: Alabama

DL Brice Stevenson

College: Holy Cross


DB Christian Bodnar

College: Liberty

Calvary Christian

OL Sakae Hall

College: Howard

Cambridge Christian

P Chase Benoist

College: Davidson

Carrollwood Day

LB Bryce Battle

College: Wesleyan

SB/CB Almari Brown

College: Navy

DB Christian Carter

College: Pennsylvania

OL James Jenkins

College: South Florida

CB Eddie Pleasant III

College: Michigan State

OL Clay Wedin

College: Auburn

Clearwater Academy

DE Gideon Bedada

College: Old Dominion

DB CJ Mckinney Jr.

College: Alcorn State

OL Nikola Milovac

College: South Florida

OT Lucas Simmons

College: Florida State

LB Dylan Simpson

College: Long Island

DL Elijah St John

College: Long Island

DB Noah St-Juste

College: South Dakota State

Clearwater Central Catholic

ATH Julian Allen

College: Toledo

DB Nate Johnson

College: Boston College

LB Curtis Roberts

College: Florida Atlantic

OT Kevin Terry

College: Temple


ATH Eugene Wilson III

College: Florida


OL/DL Marcus Calvin

College: Kansas


DE DJ Jones

College: Virginia


LB Troy Bowles

College: Georgia

WR Jarriett Buie

College: Iowa

DL Andre Morris Jr.

College: Northern Iowa

RB Joquez Smith

College: Temple


QB Anthony Colandrea

College: Virginia

DB Amare Garrett

College: Toledo

ATH Montravious Lloyd

College: Pittsburgh

DE Isaiah Nixon

College: Central Florida

WR Aviyon Smith-Mack

College: Long Island


WR Demitirus Carter Jr.

College: South Florida


RB Keoni Denny

College: UNC Charlotte

ATH Kylen Webb

College: Clemson

Tampa Catholic

LB Lewis Carter

College: Oklahoma

OL/DL Chris Luna

College: Furman

Tampa Bay Tech

DL Antonio Camon

College: Pittsburgh

S Norris Davis

College: Iowa State


DB Dijon Johnson

College: Florida

Wiregrass Ranch

WR Bryson Rodgers

College: Ohio State