Football: Tampa Bay early signing day updates — Dec. 20, 2023

The early signing period for football kicked off today with several Tampa Bay area football standouts putting pen to paper on scholarships to end their recruiting process and make their college plans official. Here is the list of local signees.


WR Mekhi Anderson

College: UTSA

CB Rashad Godfrey

College: Iowa

Damon McMillian

College: Rhode Island

WR Kason Stokes

College: UCF

Calvary Christian

DE/LB Callahan Blair

College: Vanderbilt

QB Jacob Drackett

College: Air Force

OL Joe Ionata

College: Alabama

Cambridge Christian

K Nico Gramatica

College: South Florida

Carrollwood Day

CB Tayshaun Burney

College: Wake Forest

RB Anthony Carrie

College: Georgia Tech

LB Talan Dudley

College: Lehigh

CB Tavoy Feagin

College: Clemson

Juan Garanton

College: Bucknell

DE Ryan Hussey

College: Georgetown

WR Bredell Richardson

College: UCF

WR Izaiah Williams

College: Texas A&M

DL Solomon Williams

College: Texas A&M


S Jarvis Boatwright

College: Southern California

Clearwater Academy

DL Evan Aubrey

College: Southeastern Louisiana

QB Evans Chuba

College: Washington State

DL Samuel Ehret

College: Ohio

DL Louis Gendron

College: Southeastern Louisiana

OT Mauricio Hinds

College: Florida Atlantic

LB Keyari James

College: Maryland

OL Herschel Johal

College: Bucknell

TE Ludovic Martin

College: Massachusetts

DL Sean Sevillano Jr.

College: Notre Dame

WR Dallas Sims

College: Minnesota

S Isaiah Thomas

College: Miami

DL Solomon Williams

College: Texas A&M

OL Jason Zandemela

College: Southern California

Clearwater Central Catholic

WR Caleb Goodloe

College: Bowling Green

S Andy Jaffe

College: Mississippi

WR Shamar Rigby

College: Purdue


ATH Andrew Brinson IV

College: Michigan State

K Will Fotopoulos

College: Charlotte

OT Tyreek Major

College: USF


LB Martavius Durden Jr.

College: Long Island


ATH Jay Cummings

College: Bethune Cookman


College: Elias Williams


WR Bryson Goodwin

College: Temple

DL Peter Pesansky

College: North Carolina

WR Willy Suarez

College: Army

LB Drew Woodaz

College: Clemson


S Chase Green

College: Tulane

LB Adarius Hayes

College: Miami

Nature Coast

RB Christian Cromer

College: Navy

Northside Christian

DB Zuri Watson

College: Howard

Pinellas Park

DL Javon Williams

College: East Carolina


OL Shamar Crawford

College: Middle Tennessee


ATH Arkese Parks

College: USF


LB Rufus Ferguson II

College: Howard


ATH Devin Spencer

College: Arkansas State

S Greg Smith III

College: Florida

Tampa Catholic

CB Jameer Grimsley

College: Alabama

QB Trey Hedden

College: Furman

WR TJ Moore

College: Clemson

OL Eddy Pierre-Louis

College: Oklahoma

DL Xavier Porter

College: Louisville

Tampa Bay Tech

RB Rod Gainey

College: UNC Charlotte

OL Andrew Smithberger

College: Tennessee-Martin


DL Booker Pickett Jr.

College: Miami

Wiregrass Ranch

QB Luke Knight

College: Army


DB Jakobe Campbell

College: New Mexico State