Giants have 11 sign national letters

Led by Mr. Football position winners Kyle Castner and Asmar Bilal, the Class 6A state football championship Giants had 11 seniors sign letters of intent to play football collegiately Wednesday afternoon.

Castner, the Mr. Football winner at quarterback, signed to play at Columbia University in New York City while Bilal, the Mr. Football winner at linebacker, was part of an impressive class signed by the University of Notre Dame in South Bend.

The Giants beat Carmel 42-24 in the state championship game in November.

The complete list of signees includes:

Asmar Bilal, Notre Dame

Kyle Castner, Columbia

Justin Brandon, Buffalo

Norman Oglesby, University of Cincinnati

Omar Beasley, Arkansas Baptist

Antonio McEwen, Arkansas Baptist

RaShawn Bond, St. Francis

Chris Parish, St. Francis

Josh Brown, Dakota State Univ.

Jailyn Harden, Grand Valley State

Trew Smith, Grand Valley State