Years of hard work shedding blood, sweat and tears culminated in a handful of Galveston County student-athletes earning the opportunity to secure their long-term futures as they put pen to paper on their college scholarships on national signing day Wednesday.

Over at Dickinson High School’s competition gym, six football players signed on the dotted line, headlined by quarterback Mike Welch, who will transition to defensive back for the University of Houston Cougars.

James LaCombe: 409-683-5242, james.lacombe@galvnews.com or on Twitter @JamesAtGalvNews

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Carlos Ponce

Congratulations Pacey Jones on your appointment to the Air Force Academy!

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