Mark Cann: Upstate QB Names A New Leader

SCPrepNation.com caught up with Landrum High School quarterback Mark Cann to see just where his college recruitment stands currently and the strong armed signal caller gave us the latest.

Standing 6'4 210 pounds Mark Cann has the size many coaches desire in a college quarterback. The Landrum High School standout spoke with SCPrepNation.com to let us know just where his recruitment stands in early October.

"Right now I've got an offer from Marshall. I hear a lot from N.C. State still too. Western Michigan is another school that's picked up lately too. Marshall is my leader right now though with the offer."

Asked what would play a major role in making his decision Cann responded, "I want to go to a place where I can play ball, it has to have a good atmosphere, and I want to be surrounded by good people and a good coaching staff."

So far in his senior season Cann's Landrum squad stands at 4-4 on the year. He's passed for 896 yards, 10 touchdowns, and 3 interceptions.

Cann also told us what he felt were his strengths and weaknesses. "My arm strength is probably my best asset but I'm very smart in the pocket as a passer too. Right now I'd say the area I need the most work is my speed."

The size, strong arm, and assertiveness in the pocket helps to make Cann one of the state's top quarterbacks. Division 1 schools will continue to recruit him but the Thundering Herd of Marshall will soon play host to Cann in a few weeks.

"Yeah we're going up to Marshall on October 28th. We're taking the whole family up there too. It should help out a lot as far as making my decision goes."

SCPrepNation.com will keep you filled in on the very latest regarding QB Mark Cann and everything else concerning SC high school sports.

Mark Cann Facts
-Max Bench Press: 260 pounds
-Max Squat: 300 pounds
-40 Yard Dash: 4.85 seconds
-Favorite Player: Brett Favre

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