A 17-year-old girl is about to make history in the state of Florida.

Erin DiMeglio is the first girl to play quarterback on a boys' varsity football team. Her coach had coached her in flag football and he knew she had the skills to play tackle with the boys.

And, even with her great arm, she says football isn't her "best" sport. She hopes to play basketball in college.

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