IMG Academy's ownDirector of FootballChris Weinke, has been invited to coach at the 6th Annual Under Armour All-American game. Weinke will serve the role of offensive coordinator for head coach Herman Edwards's team. The Under Armour All-American game features 90 of the nation's elite senior high school players battling it out on the gridiron before they move on to become college football's stars of tomorrow.
âI'm really looking forward tocoaching withHerm Edwards, and working with some of the top seniors in the entire country,â said Weinke on coaching in the Under Armour All-American Game. âThese playerswillbe leading the top college programs in the country next year, so it's a special opportunity for me to teach such an elite group of talent.â
For Coach Weinke, it will be a chance to work with several top players who visited IMG Academy this year as part of the NFA 7v7 's Southeast Regional and National Championships events, such as Vernon Hargreaves, III; Leon McQuay, III; Shane Morris; Jeryl Brazil; Artie Burns; and Alvin Bailey. The Under Armour All-American game will be held at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., Friday, January 4 at 5:00 p.m. The game will be broadcast nationally live on ESPN.