The Tampa Bay Storm have acquired quarterback Stephen Garcia, the team announced Monday night.
Garcia, a graduate of Jefferson High who went on to play for Steve Spurrier at South Carolina, played for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League in 2012.
Garcia played four seasons at South Carolina, finishing with 7,597 passing yards and 48 total touchdowns.
He also left Jefferson as the all-time Hillsborough County leader in passing yards (8,081), completions (506) and touchdowns (83).
The Storm begin their 2014 season on Friday, March 14 at the Forum against the New Orleans VooDoo.