Kade Pearson finishes as Mr. Football finalist

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Huntingdon quarterback and linebacker Kade Pearson registered 20-plus touchdowns on offense while racking up 57 tackles and eight sacks on defense. He led his team to a 12-1 record but fell short of the semifinals after suffering a tough loss to Cornersville. Pearson said he learned a very valuable lesson from this season.

“When the adversity hits, we just keep on going — put your head down and keep on going,” Pearson said.

Pearson said he still doesn’t know if he will play football at the next level.