The Neshaminy Redskins have the daunting task of duplicating an 11-1 2016 record. With the loss of star quarterback Mason Jones, the Redskins have an uphill battle ahead.
** Senior Night
Sophomore Brody McAndrew seems poised and ready to fill Mason Jones’ shoes at quarterback.
Returning Offensive Starters: OL Giovanni Figueroa, WR Corey Joyce, OL Nick Napadano.
Returning Defensive Starters: DL Louis DiFrancesco, LB Mike Garlick, LB Oleh Manzyk, DB Joel Still.
Most Impactful Roster Loss: The three captains. Mason Jones, Zach Tredway, and Will Dogba.
“Three great leaders both on and off the field. We built our whole team around those three guys,” head coach Steve Wilmot said.
2017 Player To Watch: LB Oleh Manzyk.
“He had a breakout year on both offense and defense last year. He’s the guy to really look out for. He’s a major weapon,” Wilmot said.
2017 Player That May Surprise People: TE/DE Luke Hitchen.
“He got better and better each game before tearing his ACL. He is 100 rehabbed and looks faster and stronger then ever,” Wilmot stated.
Head coach Steve Wilmot provided some brief thoughts heading into the 2017 season.