ANCHOR LEAD: The history and tradition of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl is unparalleled, highlighted by a Heisman Trophy winner and more than 200 NFL players counted among its alumni. Brian Osuch has the details on the upcoming event. (:59)
SCRIPT: Newsbreak, I'm Brian Osuch. On January 3rd, 2015, the U.S. Army All-American Bowl will kick off at San Antonio's Alamodome. Each year, 90 of the Nation's top high school football stars, along with 125 top high school marching band musicians are selected to showcase their talents before a national television audience. Joseph Adams, is with the Army Marketing Research Group.
CUT: (Adams) Being selected as a U.S. Army All-American is an important and prestigious honor both for the athletes and the musicians. They have been granted the right to wear the Army colors by demonstrating their dedication to team, community and excellence.
SCRIPT: These elite players, like the elite team that is the U.S. Army, are paired with soldier mentors to interact throughout a variety of activities.
CUT: (Adams) The U.S. Army All-American Bowl provides the Army a platform to engage local communities; support the development of America's future leaders; and allows America the opportunity to get to know the team that makes a real difference in the world – the U.S. Army.
SCRIPT: For more, visit usarmyallamericanbowl.com. That's Newsbreak from the U.S. Army. I'm Brian Osuch.
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