This season Deal rushed for more than 1,200 yards and 18 touchdowns, and in his DeMatha career Deal ran for 3,117 yards and 41 TDs. Wow.
Next season, the 6’2″, 225 lbs. Deal will play running back for the University of Wisconsin. Deal marks the first DeMatha Stag to win Maryland Player of the Year since Bryce Bevill won the award in 1989. Bevill later played at Syracuse University
Watch DeMatha Stags head coach Elijah Brooks congratulate his senior running back with the Gatorade Maryland Player of the Year Award. Also appearing are Deal’s mother and Bevill.
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- Ruble, Deal, Phillips and Bentley Lead 22 Stags With WCAC Honors (insidedemathafootball.com)
- Congrats To JaWhaun Bentley, Taiwan Deal and Cam Phillips For First Team Washington Post All-Met Selection! (insidedemathafootball.com)