Elite Eight - Eight X-Factors to watch for in the Division 1-4 Football FinalsFootball  |
Marco Genrich (QB) – Detroit Catholic Central
Quite a time for a quarterback to make his first start of the season, but that’s the case for Genrich, who is in line to take the field in the Division 1 final at Ford Field as the Shamrock starting signal caller. After Austin Brown suffered a broken leg in Saturday’s semifinal, Catholic Central will now look to the sophomore signal caller to help lead the Shamrocks to their 11th state title in school history.
Jaren Mangham (RB) – Detroit Cass Tech
The Technicians have stars all over the offensive side of the ball with Mr. Football Finalist Donovan Peoples-Jones, Rodney Hall, Donovan Johnson and Jaylen Kelly-Powell. But, after proving to be a dangerous playmaker from the running back position throughout the season, look for Mangham to make a big impact from the running back position i