In just two years, Abraham Lincoln star lineman Thomas Holley has gone from football newbie to All-American. The undecided senior, who only started playing football two years ago, accepted his jersey to play in the Under Armour All-America game during a ceremony at the Coney Island school last Tuesday.
Wandering the sidelines before the game was four-star defensive tackle Thomas Holley of Brooklyn (N.Y.) Abraham Lincoln. Rated by Rivals.com the No. 3 defensive tackle in the country, Holley flew to Columbus for his official visit alongside Ohio State commitment Cutis Samuel, also a native of Brooklyn.