Northwest Eight: South Fayette has 6 players, coach named to all-conference team

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 | 3:35 PM

South Fayette had six players named to the Northwest Eight all-conference team and coach Joe Rossi was tabbed as the conference Coach of the Year.

Knoch and Montour both had five players named to the team.

Blackhawk’s Marques Watson-Trent was named as the Offensive Player of the Year and Montour’s Dom Magliocco was given Defensive Player of the Year honor.


Name, School, Pos., Ht., Wt., Yr.

Naman Alemada, South Fayette, QB, 6-5, 200, jr.

Marques Watson-Trent, Blackhawk, RB, 6-0, 190, sr.

Matt Goodlin, Knoch, RB, 5-10, 185, sr.

Jaylan Cox, New Castle, TE, 6-3, 230, jr.

Johnny Crise, Highlands, WR, 6-6, 200, sr.

Charley Rossi, South Fayette, WR, 5-8, 165, jr.

George Padezanin, Montour, T, 6-4, 285, sr.

Bernie Fabian, New Castle, T, 6-4, 310, sr.

Kail Davidson, Blackhawk, T, 6-1, 240, sr.

Cole Lassinger, Knoch, G, 6-4, 280, sr.

Jeremiah Nelson, Highlands, G, 5-10, 268, jr.

Quentin Franklin, South Fayette, C, 5-10, 275, sr.

Robbie Rippole, Montour, K 5-1, 170, sr.

Justin Tristani, Knoch, K, 5-11, 165, sr.

Demetrius McKnight, New Castle, ATH, 6-0, 200, sr.


Name, School, Pos., Ht., Wt., Yr.

George Padezanin, Montour, DT, 6-4, 285, sr.

Quentin Franklin, South Fayette, DT, 5-10, 275, sr.

Keon Johnson, South Fayette, DE, 5-9, 210, so.

Wahkeem Roman, Highlands, DE, 6-5, 286, jr.

Nolan Lutz, South Fayette, OLB, 6-0, 205, sr.

Marques Watson-Trent, Blackhawk, OLB, 6-0, 190, sr.

Matt Goodlin, Knoch, ILB, 5-10, 185, sr.

Logan Persinger, Montour, ILB, 6-0, 210, sr.

Dom Magliocco, Montour, DB, 6-1, 180, sr.

Johnny Crise, Highlands, DB, 6-6, 200, sr.

Scott Fraser, Knoch, DB, 6-4, 192, sr.

James Darno, Blackhawk, DB, 6-3, 195, sr.

Johnny Crise, Highlands, P, 6-6, 200, sr.

Offensive Player of the Year: Marques Watson-Trent, Blackhawk

Defensive Player of the Year: Dom Magliocco, Montour

Coach of the Year: Joe Rossi, South Fayette



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