Local contingent to play in Thursday's UA All-America Game

The fifth annual Under Armour All-America Game kicks off Thursday (7:30, on ESPN), and Georgia will be well represented with 10 players stepping onto Florida's Tropicana Field for the contest.

Creekside CB Joshua Holsey, Banneker S Chaz Elder and Harris County DE Jordan Jenkins will suit up for Team Highlight, while Marist K Austin Hardin, Pepperell DT Dakota Ball, Buford OT Vadal Alexander, Jenkins County DT Jonathan Taylor, Cedar Grove OT Brandon Greene, Buford LS Reid Ferguson and Thomson OG John Atkins will represent Team Blur.

Buford head coach Jess Simpson will serve as linebacker coach for Team Highlight.