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Elite 11 Quarterback Tracker

11/12/2009

How are the nation's top quarterbacks progressing? Each week, ESPN RISE tracks the performances of the 12 QBs who attended the 2009 Elite 11 quarterback event.

(Results based on games through Oct. 31)

Blake Bell
Bishop Carroll (Wichita, Kan.)
College:
Oklahoma
Bell put up big numbers in a 63-28 first-round playoff victory over Newton (Newton, Kan.). The future Sooner accounted for six touchdowns and more than 400 yards of offense.
Next Game: Nov. 13 vs. Emporia (Emporia, Kan.)

Joe Boisture
Saline (Saline, Mich.)
College:
Michigan State
His season is complete.

Robert Bolden
St. Mary's (Orchard Lake, Mich.)
College:
Penn State
After not attempting a pass in his team's playoff victory last week, Bolden was 4-of-8 for 62 yards and two scores in a 35-21 win over Melvindale (Melvindale, Mich.).
Next Game: Nov. 14 vs. Crockett Tech (Detroit, Mich.)

Tyler Bray
Kingsburg (Kingsburg, Calif.)
College:
Tennessee
Bray continued to roll for unbeaten Kingsburg, throwing for 297 yards and five TDs in a 50-13 victory over Exeter (Calif.).
Next Game: Nov. 13 at Selma (Selma, Calif.)

Barry Brunetti
Memphis University School (Memphis, Tenn.)
College:
West Virginia
His team did not play last week.
Next Game: Nov. 13 vs. Baylor (Chattanooga, Tenn.)

Devin Gardner
Inkster (Inkster, Mich.)
College:
Michigan
Gardener accounted for five TDs in a 50-28 playoff victory over Thurston (Redford, Mich.). As usual, the Michigan commit did a little of everything, throwing for 120 yards and two TDs and rushing for 120 with three scores.
Next Game: Nov. 13 vs. Anderson (Southgate, Mich.)

Jake Heaps
Skyline (Sammamish, Wash.)
College:
BYU
With his team coming off a loss, Heaps went 20-0f-24 for 298 yards and three TDs in the 42-0 victory over Kentridge (Kent, Wash.). It was a good start to the playoffs for Skyline, which seeks another state title.
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Next Game: Nov. 14 vs. South Kitsap (Port Orchard, Wash.)

Austin Hinder
Steamboat Springs (Steamboat Springs, Colo.)
College:
Cal
Steamboat Springs captured the league title and remained unbeaten heading into the state playoffs with a 30-21 victory over league rival Glenwood (Colo.). Hinder was a little off passing, going 9-of-21 for 182 yards and two TDs, but he contributed a 62-yard scoring run.
Next Game: Nov. 13 vs. Berthoud (Berthoud, Colo.) (Colo.)

Nick Montana
Oaks Christian (Westlake Village, Calif.)
College:
Washington
Montana threw for 228 yards and three TDs in another rout for Oaks Christian. With one regular-season game remaining, Montana will look to keep the Lions undefeated and prepare for a run at a state title.
Next Game: Nov. 14 vs. Nordhoff (Ojai, Calif.)

Jesse Scroggins
Lakewood (Lakewood, Calif.)
College:
USC
His team did not play last week.
Next Game: Nov. 13 at Wilson (Long Beach, Calif.)

Phillip Sims
Oscar Smith (Chesapeake, Va.)
College:
Alabama
Sims was 15-of-23 for 277 yards and five TDs for Oscar Smith, which beat league rival Great Bridge 41-17 and brought home another district title.

Next Game: Nov. 13 vs. Kempsville (Virginia Beach, Va.)

Chandler Whitmer
Downers Grove South (Downers Grove, Ill.)
College:
Illinois
Whitmer led South from a 12-point halftime deficit to a 22-19 victory over Bolingbrook (Ill.). He was 10-of-21 for 121 yards and a touchdown, but the biggest play was his 2-yard scoring run late in the fourth quarter.
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Next Game: Nov. 13 vs. Glenbard North (Carol Stream, Ill.)