CTK 2010 – WPIAL Class A Players to Watch

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Friday, August 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM


Countdown to Kickoff 2010 continues with a week-long look at some of the top high school football talent in the WPIAL for this upcoming season. As always, this list just scratches the surface. We ask for your help in building a complete rundown of candidates. You can nominate a top player by clicking on the contact us button at the top of this page, then clicking Comments or Questions. Here is a look at some of the players to watch this 2010 campaign in Class A.

QUARTERBACKS:

Matt Butter (Bishop Canevin)

Cory Bauer (Brentwood)

Desimon Green (Clairton)

Tanner Garry (Fort Cherry)

Brandon Kozich (Jefferson-Morgan)

Martin Long (North Catholic)

Jason Adamson (Rochester)

Joe Juricik (Serra Catholic)

Joey Dawida (Western Beaver)

RUNNING BACKS:

Deshan Brown (Beth-Center)

Deon Ellis (Clairton)

Gary Kiefer (Fort Cherry)

Christian Henckel (Geibel)

Brett Crenshaw (Monessen)

Kyle Taylor (Serra Catholic)

Luke Shaffer (South Side)

Bill Arch (Springdale)

WIDE RECEIVERS/TIGHT ENDS:

Jared Magon (Avella)

Jesse Martin (Bentworth)

Dakota Conway (California)

Seth Krall (Carmichaels)

Trenton Coles (Clairton)

Ryan Babirad (Fort Cherry)

Brandon Seachrist (Riverview)

OFFENSIVE LINEMEN:

Milton Loop (Avonworth)

Marquis Norris (Clairton)

Carvan Thompson (Clairton)

Greg Kumer (Fort Cherry)

Mike Pace (Monessen)

Greg Brzoza (Neshannock)

Jesse Battaglia (Rochester)

DEFENSIVE LINEMEN:

Nick Sappie (Carlynton)

Nate Grandelis (Chartiers-Houston)

Desimon Green (Clairton)

Marquis Norris (Clairton)

Phil Jandrokovic (North Catholic)

Ryan Lewis (North Catholic)

Jesse Orison (South Side)

LINEBACKERS:

Eddie Kurtz (Avonworth)

Derek Damich (Bentworth)

Jesse Martin (Bentworth)

Dominic Faieta (Beth-Center)

Jake Sofran (Beth-Center)

Brandon Small (Clairton)

Corey Garry (Fort Cherry)

Garrett Miller (Leechburg)

DEFENSIVE BACKS:

Kyle Cline (Bentworth)

Dylan Demain (Bentworth)

Cory Bauer (Brentwood)

Trenton Coles (Clairton)

Deon Ellis (Clairton)

Josh Page (Clairton)

Josh Guiser (Frazier)

Nick Bolias (Monessen)

Desmond Ball (Serra Catholic)

Aaron Grymes (Shenango)

KICKERS/PUNTERS:

Nick Malarbi (Bentworth)

Zach Hamilton (Chartiers-Houston)

Morgan Porter (North Catholic)

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