The 55th installment of the Big 33 Classic, pitting the best players from Ohio against the best from Pennsylvania, will be held on June 16th at Hersheypark Stadium in Hershey, PA.
The Big 33 is an All-Star game, featuring some of the top high school players in the region and in the country. Every Super Bowl winning team in history has featured at least one Big 33 alum. Some of them include Joe Montana, Joe Namath, Ricky Watters, Orlando Pace, Ty Law and Ben Roethlisberger.
Below is the 2012 Pennsylvania roster, which features 3 Penn State commits and several other targets.
2012 Pennsylvania Big 33 Roster
# Indicates a PSU target
** Indicates a PSU commit.
QB – Skyler Mornhinweg, St. Joe’s Prep #
QB – Brendan Nosovitch, Allentown C.C.
RB – Rushel Shell, Hopewell #
RB – Julian Durden, Montour
H Back – Colin Thompson, Archbishop Wood
H Back – J.P. Holtz, Shaler #
WR – Kevin Gulyas, Allentown C.C.
WR – Cory Jones, Penn Hills
OL – Brandon Arcidiacono, Archbishop Wood
OL – Frank Taylor, Archbishop Wood
OL – Ian Park, Upper St. Clair
OL – Kyle Friend, Cumberland Valley
OL – Jason Emerich, Blue Mountain
OL – Adam DePietro, Lancaster Catholic
OL – JJ Denman, Pennsbury #
ATH – Greg Garmon, McDowell
DL – Treyvon Hester, Penn Hills
DL – Tyrique Jarrett, Allderdice
DL – Noah Spence, Bishop McDevitt #
DL – Evan Schwan, Central Dauphin**
DL – Terrell Williams, McKeesport
LB – Bryton Barr, Mechanicsburg #
LB – Mike Caprara, Woodland Hills
LB – Jon Hicks, Palmyra
LB – Nyeem Wartman, Valley View **
DB – Nate Smith, Archbishop Wood
DB – Miles Williams, Bishop McDevitt
DB – Anthony Nixon, Pittsburgh C.C.
DB – Andrew Scanlan, Spring-Ford
DB – Damiere Shaw, Cardinal O’Hara
DB – Michael Felton, South Western
K/P – Bryant Myer, Manheim Central