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Player Spotlight

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: #33 Nolan Siegrist Class of 2020 
Nolan attended St. Andrew Academy for grade school. He is a sophomore at Holy Cross and has played football for the 2 years he has been here. He is a defensive linemen for the football team and has a cumulative GPA of 3.9. 
"Holy Cross High School has presented me many opportunities to be successful over the two years I have attended school here. Holy Cross is like my second family and I don't know what I'd do without them. Over clubs and sports, I have grown close to many people, making many new friends. Holy Cross is truly my family and I wouldn't trade them for the world." -Nolan Siegrist, Sophomore
PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: #10 Bricklen Avdevich Class of 2019

Bricklen went to St. Athanasius for grade school and is currently a junior here at Holy Cross. He has dedicated 3 years to the football program. He is a wide receiver and defensive end. He has a weighted GPA of 4.2. He works hard to accomplish goals in and outside of the classroom.

"For me, playing football at Holy Cross has been a great experience and a great decision. Coming from grade school, I was the only kid from my class going to Holy Cross. Playing football helped me quickly and easily form some relationships that I still have today with other kids who have graduated and still go to Holy Cross. Playing football has also taught me so many different things about the game that I never knew before. I know that down the road later in life I will look back at my time with a fondness that I know I will share with many other guys who have come through the program before me."   -Bricklen Avdevich, Junior                                                               


PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: #28 Mario Convenuto Class of 2018 
Mario Convenuto is a running back and linebacker for the football team. He is a huge asset to the team and has been since his freshman year. He attended Zoneton Middle School and chose to further his education here at Holy Cross. He has a weighted GPA of 4.1 and has been named 1st All District Team three times. He also won a class award his junior year in Chemistry. He has received a D1 offer from Morehead State University. 
"Football at Holy Cross is one of the best things that has happened to me. I love playing football here because of the relationship between my coaches and teammates. They are my family and I can talk to them about anything. I also love it because of the opportunities I was given which was to play varsity football at Holy Cross, and all the accomplishments I have received from those. Most of all I love it because of the tradition behind the football program!" -Mario Convenuto, Senior 
  PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: #44 Demetrius Dillard Class of 2018 

Demetrius Dillard is an outstanding linebacker and fullback. He has 4 years of varsity experience at Holy Cross. He has been awarded as 1st All District Team 3 times. He went to grade school at Notre Dame Academy and chose to further his high school education at Holy Cross. Demetrius has also received two in-state football scholarships at Morehead State University and Murray State University. He averages a weighted GPA of 4.1 and is an excellent role model in and outside of the classroom. 
"I love playing sports for Holy Cross because…I genuinely love all of my teammates and coaches. I can talk to them about anything at any time. They care for me off the field just as much if not more than when I'm on it. I've gotten an abundance of opportunities as a Cougar since freshman year and I am still receiving opportunities today because of this school." -Demetrius Dillard, Senior