Smith-Cotton High senior lineman Juan Cantu has accepted a scholarship to play football at William Jewell College in Liberty.

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Cantu joined the Tigers football team his senior year.

S-C Football Head Coach Charlie McFail said: “Despite his late start, Juan really took to the sport and learned very quickly. With his great attitude, work ethic, and coachability I have no doubt that Juan will excel at Jewell."

CANTUSIGNINGGROUP: Smith-Cotton High School senior Juan Cantu has accepted a scholarship to play football at William Jewell College in Liberty. Seated with him is his grandfather, Benito Cantu. Standing, from left, are Smith-Cotton Athletic Director Rob Davis, S-C Football Head Coach Charlie McFail, and S-C High Principal Wade Norton.