Eleven players from Southeastern Pennsylvania were selected Tuesday to play for Pennsylvania in the 61th annual Big 33 Football Classic.
The top seniors from the Keystone State will clash with an all-star squad from Maryland at 7 p.m. June 16 at Harrisburg’s Landis Field at Speed Ebersole Stadium.
Neshaminy’s Steve Wilmot and Phoenixville’s Evan Breisblatt are among the assistant coaches for the Pennsylvania team.
Last season, North Penn graduate Reece Udinski, now at Virginia Military Institute, threw for 183 yards and two touchdowns as Pennsylvania topped Maryland, 44-33.
Here are the local players chosen to compete in the prestigious contest:
Player School Pos. Ht. Wt.
Rovny Dasilva West Catholic LB 6-2 220
Rahsul Faison Pottsgrove RB 5-11 190
Justis Henley North Penn ATH 6-0 170
Adam Klein Episcopal Academy OL 6-5 265
Marquez McCray St. Joseph’s Prep QB 6-2 220
Matt Palmer Archbishop Wood LB 6-1 210
Nasir Peoples Archbishop Wood RB 6-1 190
Billy Shaeffer Archbishop Wood DE 6-5 230
Rayshad Wallace St. Joseph’s Prep DE 6-1 225
Tommy Walsh Archbishop Wood OL 6-4 265
Avery Young Coatesville DB 6-1 175