Four Cavaliers sign scholarship offers

February 4, 2010 

Four Richland Northeast football players signed college scholarship offers on Tuesday morning at the school.

C.J. Wilson, Jordan Thomas and Dontrail McDaniel will continue their playing careers in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

Wilson, a 6-foot-4, 275-pound offensive tackle, will play in Orangeburg with two-time defending MEAC champion South Carolina State. The three-year varsity starter was a Shrine Bowl pick and earned a spot on the Region 5-4A all-star team.

Thomas, another three-year starter on the Cavaliers offensive line, accepted an offer to play at Howard. The 6-2, 290-pound guard played in the North-South All-Star Game game in Myrtle Beach and was an all-region pick.

McDaniel signed at North Carolina A&T. The 6-2, 225-pounder was a three-year starter at defensive end.

Jaquez Jenkins, a four-year starter at center, accepted an offer to play at Mars Hill College. Jenkins (6-0, 275) served as a team captain in 2009, and the all-region team and was selected to play in the North-South All-Star Game.

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