Name: Steve Franco
Athlete of the week achievement: Franco was 10-of-14 passing and threw three passes for touchdowns and ran for a score in a victory in the District 6 Class AA championship over Richland.
Season update: Franco is 119-of-202 passing for 2,088 yards and 26 touchdowns
Coach John Franco's quote: "Steve has been everything you look for in a quarterback. He is the hardest worker on the team, and he could care less about individual statistics. He really epitomizes what a quarterback is supposed to be and has had tremendous success following that formula."
Favorite teacher: Mr. Wilson
Favorite subject: Gym
Favorite movie: "Remember the Titans"
Favorite food: Steak
Favorite song: "The Motto" by Drake
Outside interests: Hanging out with friends and my brother, playing other sports
Favorite professional team: Miami Dolphins
Favorite college team: Notre Dame
Pro athlete most admired: Aaron Rodgers
Best athlete I ever played with: Nick Patton
Best athlete I ever competed against: Richland's John Rizzo
Most influential person on my athletic career: My dad and brother
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 championship this year
How I got my start in football: Playing in the backyard with my brother and his friends when I was little
Future goal: Win the state championship and go on to play Division I football