Lake Norman & Mooresville

Several Davidson Day students recognized

Four Davidson Day JV football players - freshmen Jordan Brown and Will Grier as well as sophomores Ronnie Jenkins and Aaron Seward - will attend the 2010 Junior Rank Elite High School Underclassman Showcase in Tempe, Ariz., which takes place today.

The combine event recognizes top prep talent and celebrates some of the best athletes at the high school level for their work on and off the field.

Another Patriot, seventh-grader Robert Washington, has been selected to play in the Junior Ranking Diamond All-America Bowl also in Tempe, Ariz., on Dec. 30.This comes the same year Washington sat out the middle school season because of a heart condition. He underwent successful open heart surgery in the fall and plans to play for DDS next year.