Seymour shows his versatility

Name: Will Seymour

School: Central Cambria

Age: 16

Grade: Junior

Sport: Football

Athlete of the week achievement: Seymour rushed for 155 yards and three TDs and completed 15-of-18 passes for 149 yards and one score as Central Cambria beat up on Forest Hills, 39-22.

Season update: Seymour has rushed for 426 yards and eight TDs on 89 carries while completing 54 of 95 passes for 571 yards, three TDs and four interceptions.

Coach Bill Corrente’s quote: “He did a wonderful job against Forest Hills. He took care of the ball for the most part, and he handled the passing game really well. He made some good reads on the run game. When I heard about his stats from that game, I was really happy to hear that. He’s a real student of the game. He likes the game. He really studies it.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Miller

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “The Outlaw Josey Wales”

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite song: “Ramble On” by Led Zeppelin

Outside interests: Playing guitar and singing

Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Pirates

Favorite college team: Pitt Panthers

Pro athlete most admired: Peyton Manning

Best athlete I ever played with: Brandon Long

Best athlete I ever competed against: Bishop Guilfoyle’s Brandon Chadbourn

Most influential person on my athletic career: My dad, John Seymour

Proudest athletic achievement: Competing in the Pony League World Series when I was 15.

How I got my start in football: I signed up for flag football in third grade.

Future goal: Go to college, play a sport and major in accounting.