Hunter Smith is an 18-year-old senior at Central High School who has excelled in football. Recently, he led his team to a double-overtime win over Clearfield in the PIAA Class 3A playoffs with an impressive performance. In that game, he rushed for 191 yards and four touchdowns, caught three passes for 27 yards, and scored a touchdown. He also led the team with 11 tackles, punted twice, and converted five extra-point kicks.
Smith’s exceptional skills have helped him accumulate an impressive record of rushing for 977 yards and scoring 23 touchdowns while also recording 100 tackles for the undefeated Dragons (12-0). His coach, Dave Baker, praised his performance by stating that he did everything right at crucial moments.
Smith enjoys statistics as a subject and is taught by Mr. Logan, his favorite teacher. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports and lifting weights. His favorite professional team is the Steelers, and he hopes to attend college and earn a degree in the future.
One interesting fact about Smith is that his start in football began with playing flag football. He has a future goal of attending college and living a great life. He admires pro athlete Neil Walker and cites his family as the most influential people in his athletic career. His proudest athletic achievement is winning a state baseball championship.