Tuesday , March 18, 2014 - 3:40 PM
PLANTATION, Fla.— The first female quarterback in Florida high school history now has a new title: homecoming queen.
Erin DiMeglio was crowned South Plantation High’s homecoming queen at halftime of the Paladins’ 18-0 win over Hollywood Hills on Thursday night.
The 17-year-old senior is the third-string quarterback for the undefeated Paladins. She also plays on the girls basketball team.
The South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported (http://sunsent.nl/OYnyDj ) that she wore her uniform during the ceremony, tucking a flower into her wristband to make an impromptu corsage.
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