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Under Armour taps local athletes, actors for marketing

Under Armour taps local athletes, actors for marketing

At 4-foot-6 and 70 pounds, he is hardly an imposing Under Armour model, but 10-year-old Thomas Geyer of Havre de Grace loves sports and possesses just the right look.

Also, his feet are the perfect size.

"Attractive Boys (think UA ads) 10-12 years old — must be able to play baseball," said a local casting company's online announcement for an Under Armour photo shoot that Thomas' mother heard about from a co-worker. "Shoes — Size 4 (sample) is ideal, up to size 7 is doable."

Thomas, a baseball pitcher and shortstop, wears a size 4. Most important, he is a real athlete, fresh-faced and earnest. His ability to enthusiastically play —...

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