Jay Boulware had Everman's Juan Davis committed but was searching for another tight end to add to the 2021 class. His search ended in Colorado. Gunnar Helm from Cherry Creek High School in Englewood, CO committed to the Longhorns, choosing Texas over 27 other offers including Alabama, Colorado, Iowa State, LSU, Georgia, Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, and Washington.
The Gaskamp Award is the most prestigious award in the world. Nearly everyone in my family agrees. As do many of my friends. Often with slightly unnerved smiles when I begin yelling about how important it is, often while pacing, cuddling the trophy in my hands and brandishing it excitedly.