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Juan Beltran Mount Carmel

Juan Beltran, Mount Carmel

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Updated: December 23, 2012 6:08AM



OFFENSE

Juan Beltran, Mount Carmel

Ht: 6-1

Wt: 254

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Anchored line that has helped Caravan average 38 points per game.

Notable: All-Catholic League Blue selection.

LeMonte Booker, Sandburg

Ht: 5-11

Wt: 185

Year: Senior

Position: Running back

Stats: 132 carries, 995 yards, 15 touchdowns

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Blue pick

Tom Fuessel, Lincoln-Way East

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 180

Year: Senior

Position: Quarterback

Stats: 162 carries, 1,502 yards, 21 TDs; 75-of-135, 1,498 yards, 8 TDs

Notable: Committed to Northern Illinois University

Julian Hylton, Lincoln-Way North

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 180

Year: Junior

Position: Running back

Stats: 155 carries, 1,186 yards, 20 TDs

Notable: Being recruited by various Big Ten schools

Ron Johnson, Homewood-Flossmoor

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 170

Year: Senior

Position: Quarterback

Stats: 106-of-170, 1,595 yards, 30 TDs; 95 carries, 491 yards, 4 TDs

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Blue selection

Sam Kessler, T.F. South

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 300

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Anchored line that helped Rebels average 30 points per game

Notable: Three-year varsity member

Londell Lee, Shepard

Ht: 6-1

Wt: 170

Year: Senior

Position: Receiver

Stats: 59 catches, 1,187 yards, 19 TDs

Notable: All-South Suburban Red pick

Lance Lenoir, Crete-Monee

Ht: 6-0.

Wt: 167

Year: Senior

Position: Receiver

Stats: 64 catches, 1,046 yards, 14 TDs

Notable: All-Southland selection

Tim McAuliffe, Lemont

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 275

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Part of overpowering offensive line that helped Indians average 34 points per game

Notable: Headed to Bowling Green

Colin McGovern, Lincoln-Way West

Ht: 6-7

Wt: 280

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Anchored line that allowed offense to top 30 points in five games

Notable: Headed to Notre Dame

Tommy Mister, Richards

Ht: 6-1

Wt: 180

Year: Junior

Position: Running back

Stats: 137 carries, 1,076 yards, 15 TDs

Notable: Getting numerous Division I college looks, including Notre Dame and Northwestern

Austin Olsen, Lincoln-Way North

Ht: 6-5

Wt: 265

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Anchored line that allowed Phoenix to average 36 points per game

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Red selection

Matt Page, Brother Rice

Ht: 6-5

Wt: 210

Year: Senior

Position: Quarterback

Stats: 238-of-420, 2,879 yards, 25 TDs

Notable: All-Catholic League Blue pick

Ethan Pocic, Lemont

Ht: 6-6

Wt: 290

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Major factor why Indians scored more than 40 points seven times

Notable: Headed to LSU

Brandon Price, Providence

Ht: 5-7

Wt: 175

Year: Senior

Position: Running back

Stats: 190 carries, 1,031 yards, 19 TDs

Notable: All-Catholic League Blue pick

Marcus Terrell, Crete-Monee

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 175

Year: Senior

Position: Quarterback

Stats: 219-of-326, 3,127 yards, 37 TDs

Notable: All-Southland pick

Preston Thompson, Tinley Park

Ht: 5-7

Wt: 205

Year: Junior

Position: Running back

Stats: 179 carries, 1,268 yards, 12 TDs

Notable: All-South Suburban Blue pick

Ben Threloff, St. Rita

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 215

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Key member of offensive line that helped Mustangs score more than 30 points six times

Notable: All-Catholic League Blue selection

Jamal Towns, Thornton

Ht: 5-7

Wt: 175

Year: Senior

Position: Running back

Stats: 166 carries, 1,112 yards, 7 TDs

Notable: Headed to Illinois State University

Laquon Treadwell, Crete-Monee

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 200

Year: Senior

Position: Receiver

Stats: 75 catches, 1,339 yards, 15 TDs; 164 yards rushing, 6 TDs

Notable: Narrowed college choices to Michigan, Michigan State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Mississippi

Nic Weishar, Marist

Ht: 6-5

Wt: 215

Year: Junior

Position: Receiver

Stats: 89 catches, 1,050 yards, 5 TDs

Notable: Notre Dame, Northwestern among college suitors

Brandon White, Evergreen Park

Ht: 5-11

Wt: 190

Year: Senior

Position: Quarterback

Stats: 1,713 yards passing, 22 TDs; 1,077 yards rushing, 15 TDs

Notable: All-South Suburban Red pick

Payson Wick, Homewood-Flossmoor

Ht: 6-4

Wt: 290

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: Anchored line that helped Vikings average 34 points per game

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Blue pick

Devonta Wilson, Bremen

Ht: 5-11

Wt: 235

Year: Senior

Position: Running back

Stats: 170 carries, 1,157 yards, 18 TDs

Notable: All South Suburban Blue selection

Jaylen Zachery, Rich South

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 180

Year: Senior

Position: Receiver

Stats: 60 catches, 1,140 yards, 9 TDs

Notable: All-Southland Conference pick

DEFENSE

Corey Brent, Oak Forest

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 195

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats: 65 tackles, three interceptions

Notable: All-State selection

Alec Brown, Oak Forest

Ht: 5-11

Wt: 220

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 75 tackles, three fumble recoveries

Notable: Three-year varsity member

Ryan Coghlan, Sandburg

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 195

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 67 tackles, three sacks, fumble recovery

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Blue pick

Brian Craft, Brother Rice

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 250

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 101 tackles, nine sacks

Notable: All-Catholic League Blue pick

Jesse Gonzales, Eisenhower

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 225

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 72 tackles, seven sacks, two fumble recoveries

Notable: Two-way starter, All-South Suburban Red selection

Brian Hettiger, Richards

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 215

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 82 tackles, 11 sacks, three fumble recoveries

Notable: Two-way starter, All-South Suburban Red pick

Romel Hill, Richards

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 195

Year: Junior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 71 tackles, two sacks, fumble recovery

Notable: All-South Suburban Red selection

Nick Horne, Rich East

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 195

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 97 tackles, four sacks, three forced fumbles

Notable: Also played fullback; All-Southland pick

Malcolm Hurt, Bloom

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 215

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 142 tackles, four sacks, four interceptions

Notable: All-Southland pick

Fred Kassal, Andrew

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 240

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 43 tackles, two sacks, two fumble recoveries

Notable: Three-year starter

Kyle Langenderfer, Lincoln-Way East

Ht: 5-8

Wt: 150

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 112 tackles, 8.5 sacks

Notable: Earned state championship in wrestling at 138-pound weight class

Jarret Lecas, Lincoln-Way East

Ht: 5-11

Wt: 160

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats: 110 tackles, five interceptions

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Blue pick

Nyles Morgan, Crete-Monee

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 215

Year: Junior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 106 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions

Notable: Notre Dame among slew of interested D-1 colleges

Adam O’Grady, Lincoln-Way East

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 200

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 117 tackles, 20 for loss, 10 sacks

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Blue selection

Evan Panfil, Lincoln-Way Central

Ht: 6-5

Wt: 220

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 55 tackles, nine sacks

Notable: Headed to University of Illinois

Tony Petta, Providence

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 188

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats: 46 tackles, one sack, two blocked field goals

Notable: Averaged 29 yards per kickoff return

Justin Sanchez, Mount Carmel

Ht: 5-11

Wt: 180

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats:
46 tackles, fumble recovery

Notable: All-Catholic League Blue pick

Derek Schultz, Tinley Park

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 228

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 105 tackles, nine sacks

Notable: All-South Suburban Blue selection

Draco Smith, Mount Carmel

Ht: 5-9

Wt: 185

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats: 33 tackles; also rushed for 813 yards, 9 TDs

Notable: Headed to Northern Illinois University

Shannon Smith, Marist

Ht: 6-1

Wt: 268

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 81 tackles, 12 sacks

Notable: Defensive Player of the Year in East Suburban Catholic

Matt Soraghan, Lincoln-Way West

Ht: 6-3

Wt: 185

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 47 tackles, 10 sacks

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Red pick

Jason Towns, Thornton

Ht: 5-7

Wt: 165

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats: 44 tackles, eight interceptions

Notable: All-SouthWest Suburban Red selection

Kyle Venhuizen, Evergreen Park

Ht: 6-2

Wt: 220

Year: Senior

Position: Lineman

Stats: 80 tackles, six sacks, four blocked kicks

Notable: Two-way starter; All-South Suburban Red pick

Blake Waller, Oak Forest

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 185

Year: Senior

Position: Secondary

Stats: 60 tackles, three interceptions

Notable: All-South Suburban Blue pick

Kevin Walsh, Andrew

Ht: 6-0

Wt: 215

Year: Senior

Position: Linebacker

Stats: 101 tackles, three interceptions

Notable: Three-year varsity starter; All-SouthWest Suburban Red selection



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