There were no hot-shots flipping hats to tease a national TV audience, just a bunch of kids grateful for their opportunities during National Signing Day celebrations held across Galveston County on Wednesday.

“A lot of things go into it — their academics, their work ethic, their character, test scores, the list goes on and on,” Dickinson head football coach John Snelson said. “And then, they have to get college football coaches to pick them out of thousands of players all across this country.”

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