Cedar Creek alum Bo Melton is taking a step closer to the NFL.

The Rutgers wide receiver has accepted an invitation to the Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile, AL  in January.

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The Senior Bowl is one of the top college football all-star games, showcasing the best NFL Draft prospects as the prepare for the NFL Draft in April.

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This season for the Scarlet Knights, Melton has 48 catches for 523 yards receiving, three touchdowns. As a junior, Melton had 47 catches for 638 yards and added 235 combined kick return yards, which could make him an attractive player in the draft.

He is a team leader, bring voted a team captain for the second straight season.


As a senior at Cedar Creek, the Mays Landing resident had 51 receptions for 766 yards and nine touchdowns and added 451 rushing yards and seven touchdowns. As a junior, Melton had 13 rushing touchdowns and 742 yards rushing, adding 31 catches for 676 yards and 11 touchdowns as a junior

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