Breaking News
More () »

Columbia's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Columbia, South Carolina | WLTX.com

Midlands lineman commits to Army

Will Jeffcoat from Pelion will continue his football career near the banks of the Hudson River.

Pelion senior Will Jeffcoat has announced he will play at the next level for Army West Point. He made the announcement Wednesday on Twitter.

Jeffcoat is a four-year starter on the Pelion offensive line and a three-year starter on the defensive line.

The 6-2 1/2, 270-pound senior plans on majoring at kinesiology while playing for the Black Knights.

There have been a number of Midlands players who have continued their careers at that program, the latest being North Central product Cedric Cunningham who is a starting defensive back for Army.

The Black Knights will be on WLTX this Saturday when they host Air Force at 11:30 a.m.