Westmoreland County players to watch for Week 3
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | 6:12 PM
Belle Vernon, so., QB
The 6-foot-1, 200-pound sophomore quarterback rushed for two touchdowns and completed 4 of 7 passes for 71 yards and three touchdowns in last week’s Class 4A Big 9 Conference victory over Uniontown.
Greensburg Salem, so., RB
The 5-6, 175-pound sophomore rushed for 171 yards and three touchdowns on 23 carries against Laurel Highlands to help the Golden Lions improve to 2-0 in the Class 4A Big 9 Conference.
Franklin Regional, jr., QB
The 6-1, 185-pound junior completed 13 of 28 passes for 215 yards and three touchdowns to rally the Panthers past Kiski Area last week. The winning toss came in the third quarter to Hunter Stonecheck.
Ligonier Valley, so., QB
Sheeder (5-9, 185) has completed 19 of 27 passes for 327 yards and five touchdowns, including throwing for 122 yards and three touchdowns against Northern Cambria last week. He also rushed for a score in the win.
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