NAME: Greg Simpson
SCHOOL: Sycamore High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2014
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Leading team to 2012 playoffs
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'9"-185 lbs.
PARENTS: Greg & Daneka
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Dad
FUTURE GOAL: Play in NFL
Greg Simpson has wrapped up a solid football career with the Sycamore Aves. A 3-year varsity starter at quarterback, his senior year he passed for 574 yds. (5 TDs) and rushed for 829 yds. (13 TDs). He was also one of the top punters in the league with a 41.2 yd. average.
His junior year, Greg passed for 1,024 yds. (13 TDs) and led the GMC in rushing with 1,915 yds. (28 TDs). His 1,915 yds. rushing set a school record for single-season rushing yards. For his junior year accomplishments, Greg was named GMC Offensive Player of the Year, 1st team all-city (Enquirer) and honorable mention all-SWO district.
Greg is active in community service, and also played baseball for the Aves. He has not yet selected a college but plans to play football at the next level.
His favorite athlete is Russell Wilson, favorite book is The Outsiders and favorite movies are Gladiator and Scarface.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Greg is a great athlete who is blessed with a great combination of speed and natural strength. He is a very intelligent football player who truly understands the game."
— Scott Dattilo, Football Coach
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