NAME: Spencer Ware
COACH’S QUOTE -- "Spencer is blessed with great instincts. He has the ability to anticipate, react, and adjust on the fly. Spencer is a great athlete and a super young man." – Bill Leach, Football Coach
GRADUATING YEAR: 2010
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Named to U.S. Army All-American Bowl
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5’11”-225 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Lincoln Heights
MOM: Cashawna Franklin
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “My mother”
FUTURE GOAL: “To be successful”
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Spencer Ware has been a star quarterback for the past 4 years. This season he passed for 1,007 yards (5 TDs) plus ran for 770 yards (13 TDs) and was named GMC Offensive Player of the Year and GMC Co-Athlete of the Year. His junior year he threw for 1,938 yards (13 TDs) and rushed for 741 yards (15 TDs) and was named 1st team all-conference, 1st team all-city and 2nd team all-SWO district. Spencer has been selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Jan. 9 in San Antonio. Spencer is also a good baseball player who, as a junior, hit .310 with 16 RBIs, 10 stolen bases and 23 runs scored. He was named 2nd team all- conference and honorable mention all-city. Spencer will play football next season at Louisiana State University. His favorite athlete is Willis McGahee, his favorite entertainer is Mike Epps, and his most-like-to-meet is Jennifer Lopez.
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