Jeff Lindquist, just a sophomore at Mercer Island, has been named one of the top seven quarterbacks in the country by Steve Clarkson, who has coached several NFL QBs.
Here is the press release:
Pasadena, CA–Quarterback expert Steve Clarkson announced today the top seven prep quarterbacks in the nation to be honored at the second annual “Steve Clarkson Super 7” retreat. The retreat will be held July 1-5 in Maui, Hawaii at the Grand Wailea Resort.
The Super 7 are: Kyle Boehm of Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose, CA, committed to University of California at Berkley; Jerrard Randle of Chaminade Madonna College Prep in Hollywood, FL (undecided); Brett Hundley, Chandler High School in Chandler, AZ (undecided); Bennie Coney of Plant City High School, Plant City, FL (undecided); Jeff Lindquist of Mercer Island High School in Mercer Island, WA (undecided); Max Wittek of Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, CA, committed to USC; and Jacoby Brissett of Dwyer High School in West Palm Beach, FL (undecided).
The Super 7 were selected from the 13-city national Dreammaker tour which took place from February 26-June 5, in which Clarkson and his expert team of coaches searched the United States for new, fresh, undiscovered quarterback talent. His rigorous selection process included evaluations, workouts, and in-person interviews. The cities included Pasadena, CA; Dallas, TX; Nashville, TN; Atlanta, GA; New Orleans, LA; San Jose, CA; Orlando, FL; Las Vegas, NV; Houston, TX; San Diego, CA; New York, NY; Denver, CO; and Chicago, IL. Each city tour stop produced 10 semi-finalists totaling 130, in which Clarkson and his committee selected the top seven prep quarterbacks in the nation.
The “Steve Clarkson Super 7” will experience a once in a lifetime opportunity to compete on the highest level by participating in the Maui retreat in July with such Hall of Famers due to appear Joe Montana, Warren Moon and current NFL quarterbacks Matt Leinart and Matt Cassel.
Steve Clarkson has long been known in the world of professional football as the ultimate authority on quarterback coaching, having coached some of the most recognizable names in the NFL from Ben Roethlisberger to Matt Leinart to Matt Cassel. Clarkson’s current top college quarterback alumni include Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame), now a Carolina Panther. Clarkson’s success as a player and coach, combined with the personal relationships he has developed over the years, gives his students a much greater chance of making it to the next level.
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