Dickson Among Player of Year Nominees
Updated: November 17, 2015
U.S. ARMY ALL-AMERICAN BOWL SELECTS
2016 U.S. ARMY PLAYER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES
High School Football’s Highest Honor, 16 of Nation’s Elite Nominated
ROCKAWAY, N.J. (November 17, 2015) – The U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee has nominated 16 high school seniors for the 2016 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award, considered high school football’s highest honor. The U.S. Army Player of the Year award is given to the Nation’s most outstanding senior high school football player. The six finalists for the award will be announced in early December.
The U.S. Army Player of the Year will be crowned during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Awards Show on January 8, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas.
The selection process began this fall as players were evaluated by coaches from around the country and the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee. Navasota's Tren'Davian Dickson is among the 2016 U.S. Army Player of the Year Nominees.
For 16 years, the U.S. Army All-American Bowl has been the nation’s premier high school football game, serving as the preeminent launching pad for America’s future college and NFL stars. Andrew Luck, Odell Beckham Jr., Jamaal Charles and Ezekiel Elliott made their national debuts as U.S. Army All-Americans, and a total of five U.S. Army All-American Bowl alumni were drafted in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft. The 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl drew a crowd of 35,687 to the Alamodome.