Evan Smith, the junior QB for Manheim Central and Hayden Rucci, the senior wide receiver for Warick have been voted on to the USA Today’ ALL-USA Pennsylvania Football Team for their athletic achievements in the 2018 season.
The 6’2″ Evan Smith led the Barons to a second place finish in the 5A PIAA State Tournament, to a District 3 Title, and a Section Two Title in the L-L League.
He finished the season with 2,753 yards for 30 touchdowns while running for 12 more.
Evan has received 7 college football scholarships, including the University of Pittsburgh, West Virgina. Other schools such as Syracue, Penn State and Wisconsin have also shown serious interest.
Hayden Rucci, the senior from Warwick finished his senior year with 645 yards receiving and 8 TD’s. He just signed his letter of intent to attend the University of Wisconsin to play.
Rucci’s performance helped the Warriors to a Section One Title share in the L-L League and to the Warriors first District 3 playoff win.