Central’s QB ‘sets the tone’
Name: Jeff Hoenstine
Athlete of the week achievement: He completed 18-of-32 passes for 211 yards and three TDs, and rushed for 39 yards and a score in Central’s 26-14 win over Bellefonte. He also intercepted a pass and recovered a fumble.
Season update: Hoenstine has completed 33-of-51 passes for 424 yards and 6 TDs while throwing just one interception. He’s also rushed for 105 yards and another score on 19 carries.
Coach Dave Baker’s quote: “He had a great game this week, and he has been outstanding this season. He has ability both mentally and physically. He has the drive to be good and sets the tone. He deserves this.”
Favorite teacher: Mr. Waite
Favorite subject: History
Favorite movie: “Remember the Titans”
Favorite food: Lobster
Favorite song: “Dreams and Nightmares” by Meek Mill
Outside interests: Baseball, basketball, weight lifting, hanging out with friends, hunting and fishing
Favorite professional team: Patriots
Favorite college team: Oklahoma
Pro athlete most admired: Tom Brady
Best athlete I ever competed against: Bellefonte graduate C.J. Funk
Most influential person on my athletic career: My dad, A.J.
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning VFW state championship for baseball in eighth grade
How I got my start in football: Started playing in kindergarten in flag football
Future goal: Win a state championship in football and baseball