Jan. 13—Gov. Mifflin product Nick Singleton has been selected as one of the three finalists for the Maxwell Football Club National Offensive Player of the Year, it was announced Thursday.
It's the latest honor for the 6-0, 218-pound Singleton, who enrolled at Penn State earlier this week.
Singleton rushed for 2,059 yards and scored 44 touchdowns during the 2021 season and led the Mustangs to a 10-1 record, the Berks Football League Section 1 title and the District 3 Class 5A championship game.
He holds Berks County career records with 6,326 yards and 116 touchdowns.
Last month he was named the Gatorade National Player of the Year and the Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year.
The other two finalists for the Maxwell Club award are Cade Klubnik, a quarterback from Austin, Texas, who's enrolled at Clemson, and Tetairoa McMillan, a wide receiver and defensive back from Anaheim, Calif., who's set to enroll at Arizona.