Penn-Trafford leads all-conference picks on Big East football team

Monday, November 30, 2020 | 12:21 PM

Penn-Trafford quarterback Ethan Carr was among 10 teammates who earned first-team all-conference honors, and Warriors coach John Ruane earned Coach of the Year honors in the Class 5A Big East this season.

Carr was joined by Penn-Trafford players Joe Spadaro, Declan Ochendowski, Cole Darragh, Cade Yacamelli, Chase Vecchio, Tom Wilkie, Jack Jollie, Brad Ford and Nate Frye on the first team in a vote of conference coaches.

Penn-Trafford went 6-2 overall, 4-0 in the conference.

Gateway and Woodland Hills had five first-team selections each.


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

Jaimire Ulmer, Woodland Hills, C, 6-0, 317, sr.

Tyler Lynch, Latrobe, G, 6-0, 230, jr.

Joe Spadaro, Penn-Trafford, G, 5-11, 215, sr.

Cam King, Connellsville, T, 6-1, 270, sr.

Declan Ochendowski, Penn-Trafford, T, 6-3, 240, jr.

Cole Darragh, Penn-Trafford, TE, 6-1, 185, sr.

Ethan Carr, Penn-Trafford, QB, 6-3, 205, sr.

Deontae Williams, Woodland Hills, QB, 5-11, 171, jr.

Ky’Ron Craggette, Connellsville, RB, 5-11, 215, sr.

Cade Yacamelli, Penn-Trafford, RB, 5-11, 190, jr.

Patrick Body, Gateway, WR, 6-2, 183, jr.

T’Rek Scipio, Woodland Hills, WR, 6-2, 167, sr.

Chamor Price, Gateway, WR, 6-2, 181, sr.

Gage Gillott, Connellsville, K, 6-0, 190, sr.


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

JT Taylor, Gateway, DE, 6-2, 250, sr.

Hunter Dow, Gateway, DE, 6-2, 205, jr.

Sevon Givner, Woodland Hills, DT, 6-1, 268, sr.

Josh Pelusi, Franklin Regional, DT, 6-0, 315, jr.

Colton Johns, Franklin Regional, OLB, 6-2, 212, sr.

Chase Vecchio, Penn-Trafford, OLB, 5-11, 190, sr.

Tucker Knupp, Latrobe, ILB, 6-0, 225, sr.

Tom Wilkie, Penn-Trafford, ILB, 5-10, 185, sr.

Jack Jollie, Penn-Trafford, ILB, 6-1, 215, jr.

Derrick Davis, Gateway, DB, 6-2, 195, sr.

Brad Ford, Penn-Trafford, DB, 6-0, 190, sr.

Nate Frye, Penn-Trafford, DB, 5-10, 190, sr.

Gavin Yarbough, Woodland Hills, DB, 5-11, 150, sr.

Trevor Brncic, Franklin Regional, P, 5-11, 183, sr.

Coach of the Year: John Ruane, Penn-Trafford



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Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Chris by email at or via Twitter .

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