Trybus’ return a plus for BG

Name: Josh Trybus

School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Football

Athlete of the week achievement: After missing two games with an injured leg, Trybus completed his first seven passes and threw for three touchdowns in the Marauders’ 35-0 win over Penn Cambria at Mansion Park. He finished 8-of-11 for 160 yards.

Season update: Trybus has completed 30-of-44 passes for 511 yards and eight touchdowns for the 6-0 Marauders. He also has 106 yards and a touchdown rushing.

Coach Justin Wheeler’s quote: “For us, it adds another huge dynamic to our offense when you can put a kid in there who has command of what we’re trying to do. He is truly a coach on the field, being able to audible and getting us into the correct plays.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Cooper

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “The Interview”

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite song: “Sunday Candy” by Chance The Rapper

Outside interests: Playing basketball and baseball, hanging out with friends

Favorite professional team: Philadephia Eagles

Favorite college team: Villanova

Pro athlete most admired: Russell Wilson

Best athlete I ever competed against: Johnstown’s Exree Loe

Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents (Adam and Diane)

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning back-to-back state football championships.

How I got my start in football: “Fourth grade APL (Altoona Parochial League) football with Coach (John) Conlon and Coach (Tom) Lang.”

Future goal: Win a third state football championship