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John

Foreback

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Quarterback
Height 6'3"
Weight 220
Year First Year
Hometown Morristown, Tenn.
High School Morristown West H.S.
Major Enrolled at Columbia College
Experience High School
School: CC
Birthdate December 04, 1999

Bio

HIGH SCHOOL

 

A 2018 graduate of Morristown West High School where he played four years of varsity football for Head Coach Alvin Sanders … Two-time All-Region honoree … Named football team captain as a senior … Four-sport athlete (football, basketball, track and field and golf) … Set virtually every passing record for both career and season while leading the Trojans to three regional titles at Morristown West … Set career record for touchdown passes … Missed entire senior season due to injury … Threw for 2,231 yards passing as a junior … Set school’s single-game passing record with 290 yards vs. Knox Catholic … Threw for a career-high five touchdowns against Sevier County … Threw for 1,210 yards passing as a sophomore … Rated a two-star prospect by 247sports and Rivals.com … Also competed in basketball for three years, track and field for three years and golf (one year) … Personal bests were a 12.18 in the 100-meter dash, 25.67 in the 200-meter dash and 15-2 ½ in the long jump … Earned All-Conference honors in golf while leading the Trojans to the regional title as a freshman … Graduated high school with honors and distinction … National Honor Society, Beta Club member.

 

PERSONAL

 

Born John Franklin Foreback on December 4, 1999 in Laurens, S.C. … Son of Sandy Dyke and Billy Foreback … Has two sisters Kelly and Laura … Nickname is “Johnny Football” from his classmates … Hobbies and interests include ping pong, golf, Xbox and snowboarding … Role model is Peyton Manning and favorite sports figure is Dan Marino … Favorite sports memory was winning the city championship after coming back from a 21-point deficit … Committed to Columbia on November 20, 2017 … Selected Columbia because of the endless opportunities that the university and school provides for his academic and athletic career and the fact that the football program is on a rise … Chose Columbia over offers from Harvard, Cornell, Austin Peay, Ball State, Chattanooga, Dartmouth, Liberty, Mercer and interest from Cincinnati, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Kentucky, Memphis, Michigan, Michigan State, Notre Dame, North Carolina, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M and Vanderbilt … Enrolled at Columbia College and intends to major in business/finance.

 

ARTICLES

http://www.local8now.com/content/sports/Foreback-focusing-on-Trojans-football-future-378400851.html

 

 

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