During Saturday’s non-conference football game between the Stetson Hatters and the Mercer Bears, former PHS QB Tanner Brumby got in on the action. The redshirt Sophomore played the majority of the 2nd half in what was a big win for Mercer 57-14.
Brumby was 3-9 passing on the night for 31 yards while adding 54 yards rushing on 9 carries and a touchdown. Brumby starred under center at PHS where he set all-time school records with 3,624 passing yards, 294 completions, and 32 touchdowns while rushing for 1,603 yards and 20 scores. Gathering honorable mention honors from the AJC in 2012 and all-state recognition for his punting ability in 2012 and 2013. Brumby was also named to the 7-AAAA all-state teams in ’12 & ’13 at QB.
Not only did Brumby excel on the field, he achieved success in the classroom as well as he was a member of the PHS Academic Honor Roll all four years.
Pickens High School senior quarterback Tanner Brumby signed his National Letter of Intent on Wednesday with Mercer University, guaranteeing that he will be a Mercer Bear come the fall of 2014. (more…)