Price setting records

Name: Jonathan Price

School: Huntingdon

Age: 18

Grade: Senior

Sport: Football

Athlete of the week achievement: Price caught 12 passes for 226 yards and three touchdowns as the Bearcats trounced Juniata, 53-7, in the District 6 Class 3A semifinals.

Season update: Huntingdon, the top seed in 3A, will play Forest Hills for the district title Friday. Price has 53 catches this season for 892 yards and 13 touchdowns. He’s also carried the ball eight times for 134 yards and a score and has two touchdowns on returns for a total of 96 points.

Coach Mike Hudy’s quote: “He loves the game, and he’s a go-to guy. He loves to practice, and he’s always ready and catches everything.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Oswald

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: Big Daddy

Favorite food: Pizza

Outside interests: Basketball and other sports

Favorite professional team: New York Giants

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Jarvis Landry

Best athlete I ever competed against: Central graduate Justin Helsel

Most influential person on my athletic career: My dad, James

Proudest athletic achievement: Breaking the career receiving record at Huntingdon

How I got my start in football: Even before I was old enough to play on a team my dad threw a football around with me.

Future goal: To be as successful as I can be.

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