Preps

Saturday, Feb 01 2014 01:15 AM

BCHS LB Bouma heading to Texas Tech

  1. 1 of 4

    By unknown

    Grant Bouma, BCHS football

    click to expand click to collapse
  2. 2 of 4

    Asauni Rufus, Bakersfield football

    click to expand click to collapse
  3. 3 of 4

    Kevin Hayes, Bakersfield football

    click to expand click to collapse
  4. 4 of 4

    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Frontier High School football player Colton Foster.

    click to expand click to collapse
By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN

Bakersfield Christian senior linebacker Grant Bouma will sign a preferred walk-on agreement on National Signing Day on Wednesday to play college football at Texas Tech.

A preferred walk-on means Bouma doesn't receive a scholarship but is guaranteed a spot on the Red Raiders' roster when practice starts this summer.

Bouma, the BVarsity Defensive Player of the Year, had 250 tackles to lead the state, according to MaxPreps. He led the Eagles to a Central Section Division IV title and a berth in the D-IV state bowl championship.

Three other local high school players are set to sign letters of intent and scholarship agreements on Wednesday: Bakersfield quarterback Asauni Rufus, who will play defensive back at Nevada; Bakersfield defensive back Kevin Hayes, who's going to Oregon State; and Frontier defensive lineman Colton Foster, who will sign with Colorado State.

Have something to share? Comment on this story

Bakersfield.com Daily Deal!

El Tazumal

Daily Deal

$20 worth of Salvadorian food for $10

Value
$20
% Off
50%
You Save
$10
5 Bought
Buy Now! See more deals
What do you think?