Chadbourn has a great start

Name: Brandon Chadbourn

School: Bishop Guilfoyle

Age: 17

Grade: 12

Sport: Football

Athlete of the week achievement: Chadbourn rushed for 135 yards on 12 carries and scored three touchdowns. He also ompleted 4 of 7 passes for 70 yards and caught a pass in his team’s 61-12 win over Richland.

Coach Justin Wheeler’s quote: “He is as advertised. He has a ot of expectations on him, and he seems to thrive on that. He had an oustanding opening night. He did everything we asked him to do. The four years with him I have watched him mature into one of the best players I have ever coached. He has so many weapons – speed, vision. He’s a great competitor and extremely hard working.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Bussman

Favorite subject: Environmental science

Favorite movie: “Dumb and Dumber”

Favorite food: The roast beef at Mike’s Court

Favorite song: Anything by Akon

Outside interests: Fishing and hanging out with my friends

Favorite professional team: Boston Red Sox

Favorite college team: Villanova

Pro athlete most admired: Adrian Peterson

Best athlete I ever had as a teammate: Sam McCloskey

Best athlete I ever competed against: Central Cambria’s Will Seymour

Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents and coaches

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 title in basketball

How I got my start in football: “I started playing for Altoona Central Catholic in fourth grade.”

Future goal: Go to college, play football, be successful and get a good job.”