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Ross Comis

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Weirton, W.Va.

High School:
Madonna HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
QB


08/26/2014

UMass Football 2014 Season Preview

A look at the squad ahead of the season-opener versus Boston College on Saturday

Before UMass: A dual threat quarterback who led Madonna High School to a 14-0 undefeated season and a West Virginia Class A State Championship under head coach Doug Taylor ... During his high school career he accounted for 9,255 total yards and 121 total touchdowns ... Named the MetroNews Player of the Year and the West Virginia Class A All-State First Team as a senior in 2013 ... Named captain of the all-state team ... Also earned all-state first team honors in 2012 as a junior ... Gatorade Player of the Year finalist ... Three-time all-state and all-conference player ... Two-time MVP of the West Virginia State Championship Game ... His 4,839 career rushing yards and 71 rushing touchdowns are state records ... Finished his career with 4,416 passing yards and 49 touchdowns ... Ran for a state record among quarterbacks with 2,037 yards with 35 touchdowns as a senior in 2013 ... Added 1,772 yards and 22 touchdowns through the air with just four interceptions ... Also played safety, where he had 49 tackles, four tackles for loss and four interceptions, including one returned for a touchdown ... He threw six touchdown passes in an overtime loss for the state championship as a junior ... Finished the 2012 year with 1,592 passing yards for 18 touchdowns ... Also ran for 1,694 yards and 29 touchdowns as a junior ... Received interest from Pittsburgh and West Virginia ... Member of the basketball and baseball teams at Madonna High School as well ... Earned a state championship in baseball.

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