JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Anyone complaining of the level of competition Jerrion Ealy faces should check him out this January in the Under Armour All-America game. The Jackson Prep superstar received his jersey for the game during a Patriots' pep rally. Ealy was selected to play in the All-America game set for January 3rd in Orlando. He says the honor is something he’s wanted and worked hard for.
“It’s a phenomenal feeling,” Ealy said, “It’s been something I’ve wanted to do since the age of 12. It’s one of those things I’ve really worked hard for and I really wanted to accomplish.”
Ealy also an Under Armour All-American in baseball, having played in that All-America game at Wrigley Field in July.