Arnold’s versatility a big deal

Name: Dylan Arnold

School: Bedford Area

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Football

Athlete of the week achievement: Arnold rushed for 138 yards on 16 carries and scored four touchdowns in Bedford’s 40-14 win over Bishop McCort. He also had seven tackles, kicked off and punted.

Season update: Arnold has rushed for 402 yards on 61 carries with seven touchdowns for the 2-1 Bisons.

Coach Kevin Steele’s quote: “Dylan has an outstanding work ethic in the classroom, weight room and on the football field. He is one of the leaders of our team and a true student of the game. Dylan is an extremely versatile player that we know we can count on to play well each Friday night.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Miller

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “Lone Survivor”

Favorite food: Sushi

Favorite song: “Champion” by Travis Scott and Nav

Outside interests: Lifting

Favorite professional team: Philadelphia Eagles

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Saquon Barkley

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

Most influential person on my athletic career: My family

Proudest athletic achievement: Catching the game-winning two-point conversion at Cambria Heights my sophomore year

How I got my start in football: “I started playing youth football in fourth grade and continued the hard work and dedication.”

Future goal: Study accounting at Penn State

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