Absegami High School football players David Hood and Abdullah Anderson officially singed national letters of intent on Wednesday to play football for NCAA Division I schools.

Hood will play for Football Bowl Subdivision school Temple University of the American Athletic Conference, while Anderson will play for Football Championship Subdivision school Bucknell of the Patriot League.

Started at The Press in 1993 as an Ocean County reporter. Moved to the copy desk in 1994 until taking over as editor of At The Shore in 1995. Became deputy sports editor in 2004 and was promoted to sports editor in 2007.