National Signing Day had its highlights through Pasco County and there was absolutely no shortage of local names inking their signatures to sign on for college football action this fall.

Commitments started to come last minute on Wednesday, as numerous players were still sorting out which university or college to attend. Mitchell High School had a strong contingent of players sign after a very successful 11-1 campaign, while River Ridge, Wiregrass Ranch, Zephyrhills, Zephyrhills Christian and Wesley Chapel also had signees. Below is the list of players, high school they currently attend, position and the college they have selected to play at in 2021.

Maguire Anderson, Mitchell, WR: Bringham Young University (preferred walk-on)

Conor Finer, River Ridge, LB: University of South Florida (preferred walk-on)

Grady Clower, Wiregrass Ranch, WR: University of Central Florida (preferred walk-on)

Matt Helms, Wesley Chapel, QB: Warner University

Gary Shepard, Mitchell, OL: Centre College

Evan Brennan, Mitchell, OL: Lake Erie College

Larry Gibbs Jr., Wiregrass Ranch, DB: Warner University

Mehdi Boutazart, Mitchell, DL: City College of San Francisco

Jonathan Fairbank, Mitchell, S: Valpo University

Mike Barber, Zephryhills, DB: Luther College

Gabe Thompson, Wiregrass Ranch, OL: Army

Elijah Hadley, Mitchell, WR: West Liberty University

Nicholas Novo, Zephyrhills Christian, QB: Apprentice School

Robby Rinaldi, River Ridge, OL: Ave Maria University

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