.

Football: Lemont Junior Ethan Pocic Up to 20 Scholarship Offers

The Chicago Tribune reports that Texas A&M, Clemson, Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Missouri are the latest to offer scholarships to the standout offensive tackle.

The college scholarship offers continue to pile up for  junior Ethan Pocic.

Pocic—a 6-foot-6, 285-pound offensive lineman—received five offers last week, bringing his total to 20, the Chicago Tribune reports

The most recent offers are from Texas A&M, Clemson, Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Missouri.

According to his ESPN recruiting profile, Pocic has also received offers from Arkansas, Arizona, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Purdue, Tennessee, University of Southern California, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

Pocic, who was recentlty given a five-star ranking, finished the 2011 football season with many accolades after leading the Indians to a 12-1 season and an IHSA state semifinal appearance.

In November, he was one of 35 Chicago-area players to be named to ESPNChicago.com's All-Area football team. He also received All-State honors from the Illinois High School Football Coaches Association, as well as First Team All-Area honors from the Chicago Sun-Times.

Pocic is considered one of the top offensive recruits in the state. He follows in the footsteps on his older brother, , who currently starts at center for Illinois.

Ray February 16, 2012 at 06:23 PM
That's pretty darned impressive. Looks like a bright future! (And has this town has turned into some kind of football player factory, or what?!)
Amanda Luevano (Editor) February 16, 2012 at 09:07 PM
I agree. Very impressive. I'm excited to see what the future has in store for Ethan.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something