Troup's Blake Lynch, who has verbally committed to Baylor, was one of 52 Texas gridiron starts to have been nominated to play in the 2015 U. S. Army All-American Bowl.
The game will be played on jan 3, 2015 and will be shown live on NBC, beginning at noon locally.
A total of 400 young men nation wide received the prestigious honor.
Ninety of those boys will actually be selected to play in the game. Final selections will take place in early December.
Minneosota Vikings' running back Adrian Peterson and Indianapolis Colts signal caller, Oliver Luck, both made their respective national debuts in the U. S. Army All-American Bowl.