Lima Senior’s Keaton Upshaw and Marion Local’s John Dirksen officially signed their Nationa Letters of Intent Wednesday, participating in the first early signing period for college football players.
Upshaw, a 6’7 tight end, signed with Kentuck while Dirksen, a 6’5 offensive lineman, inked with Notre Dame.
Proud day for us as Keaton Upshaw signs his National Letter of Intent to play football at the University Of Kentucky next year. They are getting a great student and great athlete. #spartanpride pic.twitter.com/0xKWQtjEyn
— Lima City Schools (@LimaCitySchools) December 20, 2017
— Mark Stoops (@UKCoachStoops) December 20, 2017
— Notre Dame Football (@NDFootball) December 20, 2017
I don’t know how else to put it, but John Dirksen is a country kid with a farmyard frame.
— Brian Kelly (@CoachBrianKelly) December 20, 2017