Who are some of the top quarterbacks going into the 2011 season? Here’s our list of the top three quarterbacks in Western PA. Who do you think makes the top five list?
1. Dillon Buechel, Montour
Buechel threw for 2,221 yards and 24 touchdowns, leading Montour to the WPIAL AAA championship game against Central Valley. Buechel has thrown for 4,093 career yards and 34 touchdowns and has an overall record of 17-6 as a varsity starting quarterback. The Spartans averaged 372 yards of offense and 32.1 points per game last season.
2. Thomas Woodson, Gateway
Only a junior in 2011, Woodson had a respectable sophomore season and has tremendous upside. He threw for 1,362 yards and added more than 400 yards rushing for the Gators. Woodson figures to be a very highly recruited athlete in Pennsylvania’s 2013 recruiting class.
3. Damion Terry, Cathedral Prep
The Ramblers’ junior-to-be helped lead his team to a 9-5 record and berth in the PIAA AAA semifinals opposite Bishop McDevitt, Prep’s first state semifinals appearance since 2000. Terry threw for 1,780 yards and 19 touchdowns against five interceptions. He also ran for 555 yards and nine additional touchdowns. Is on pace to become the second District 10 quarterback to throw for 5,600+ yards in career.
Who are some of the top quarterbacks going into the 2011 season? Here’s our list of the top three quarterbacks in Eastern PA. Who do you think makes the top five list?
1) Brendan Nosovitch – Allentown Central Catholic 6-2 195
As a junior, Nosovitch passed for 3,112 yards and 43 touchdowns. He rushed for 1,647 yards and 25 touchdowns. His sophomore year he passed for 2,085 yards and 20 touchdowns. He rushed for 1,007 yards and 19 touchdowns.
2) Skyler Mornhinweg – St. Joesph’s Prep 6-3 190
As a sophomore, Mornhiweg passed for 1,543 yards and 18 touchdowns. He rushed for 364 yards and five scores. His junior year he passed for 1,546 yards and 13 touchdowns.
3) Blake Rankin – Bloomsburg Area 6-4 195
As a junior, Rankin passed for 1,580 yards and 16 touchdowns. He rushed for 981 yards and 17 touchdowns.