December 11, 2006
Quick trip for Acho
A handful of Texas commitments weren't able to make it to Austin last weekend because their teams were still alive in the state playoffs, and it turns out there was one more pledge that wasn't able to make it in for entirely different reasons.
Dallas St. Mark's defensive end Sam Acho made his way to the Forty Acres on Friday, but the talented playmaker had to turn around and head back to Dallas on Saturday to take part in an SPC football all-star game and a basketball game for a tournament championship later that night.
The 6-foot-2, 250-pound Acho did spend enough time with his future teammates that a strong impression was made, including attending the team's annual awards ceremonies.
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