Introducing 2023 Dream All-American Linebacker, Valentin Gomez Ricks
VALENTIN GOMEZ RICKS SELECTED TO PLAY IN 2023 DREAM ALL-AMERICAN BOWL
TEXAS (October 1, 2022) — Valentin Gomez Ricks was nominated and accepted into the 2023 Dream All-American Bowl taking place on January 7, 2023 at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys. After rigorous review from the committee, the top athletes were invited to play in the exclusive all-star game and participate in a weekend long event of developmental activities and performance on a nationwide platform. Dream All-American Bowl showcases the nation’s best senior and underclassmen athletes. Participation allows players to learn from some of the best teachers of the game, former NFL players and current college coaches.
The Dream All-American Weekend in Arlington, TX is the "Football Event of the Year!" The event attracts the best of the best from all football levels, including tackle and non-tackle events:
A National Combine (300 athletes)
A National Youth Combine (300 athletes)
Youth Tackle National Championship (8 teams each age group)
Flag Competition for Boys and Girls (50 teams)
High School 7v7 National Championship (32 teams)
Cheerleaders and Band Members Perform during the Bowl and at Halftime
Committee leader and CEO of Dream Sports Group, Shannon Riley, says “the athletes that were selected have exemplified great leadership skills on and off the field, and have stood out as leading performers in each position. We believe that these are the next stars of the game, and we want to recognize them for their outstanding achievements and help them get to the next level.”
"Valentin is a rising star at linebacker. He reads quickly and gets to the ball carrier. He is a good, physical tackler. He can also cover in the pass game. We are excited to see him display his talents in Arlington, TX."
180 student athletes from across the nation will be selected to play. Dream Sports Group congratulates him on this prestigious honor and once in a lifetime opportunity.
For more details about the 2023 DREAM All-American Bowl, visit dreambowlgame.com.