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Pennsylvania’s top prospects nominated for the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Written by: on Sunday, May 28th, 2017. Follow David Mika on Twitter.


Fourteen of Pennsylvania’s top football players in the class of 2018 have been nominated to play in the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl presented by American Family Insurance. Those nominated are in the running to be among the 100 officially selected as 2018 U.S. Army All-Americans and to play in the annual Bowl held every January, televised live on NBC to more than five million unique television viewers.

First Last Position High School City State
Blake Zubovic OL Belle Vernon Belle Vernon PA
Chris Bleich OL Wyoming Valley West Plymouth PA
Darryle Simmons WR St. Joseph’s Philadelphia PA
Isheem Young DB Imhotep Institute Philadelphia PA
Jesse Luketa DB Mercyhurst Preparatory School Erie PA
Julian Major WR Penn Hills Pittsburgh PA
Kwantel Raines DB Aliquippa Aliquippa PA
Kyle Pitts TE Archbishop Wood Warminster PA
Matthew Bauer LB Cathedral Prep Erie PA
Micah Parsons DL Harrisburg Harrisburg PA
Nick Tarburton LB Pennridge Perkasie PA
Phil Jurkovec QB Pine-Richland Gibsonia PA
Shaquon Anderson-Butts WR Harrisburg Harrisburg PA
Zack Kuntz TE Camp Hill Camp Hill PA

A full list of the nominees can be accessed at

The athletes were nominated by the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee, which consists of All American Games, its national network of coaches and scouts, and 247Sports.

Of the 400 nominees, 100 will ultimately be selected and invited to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, the nation’s premier high school sporting event.

More information regarding the nomination process, nominated athletes, and the U.S. Army All-American Bowl can be found in the attached documents.

The U.S. Army All-American Bowl presented by American Family Insurance is owned and produced by All American Games, a New Jersey-based sports marketing and event management company.

For more information on the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and its related events visit,, and Connect with all #ArmyBowl activity at, or at the official All-American Twitter (@ArmyAllAmerican) and Instagram (@armyallamericanbowl) accounts.

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2 Responses to “Pennsylvania’s top prospects nominated for the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl”

  1. David Mika says:

    Mike A….Thanks! Fixed!

  2. Mike A. says:

    Micah Parsons goes to Harrisburg High School!

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