The Marshall Thundering Blog is comfortable reporting that two Parkersburg High School football players have received offers to play for Marshall University.
One offer has gone out to Allen Wasonga, a 5 - 9, 196 pound running back. Wasonga was named the West Virginia Gatorade Player of the Year after rushing for 2,203 yards and scoring 28 rushing touchdowns for the Big Reds last fall. A native of Kenya Wasonga moved to Parkersburg about ten years ago. Wasonga also has offers from WVU, Michigan, and Ohio State.
Another offer has been extend to Big Reds offensive lineman Justin Johnson. Johnson tips the scales at 6 - 3, 300 pounds and also has offers from Ohio and WVU. Johnson's brother Paul is a grad assistant at WVU and his other brother Josh starts along the Mountaineer's offensive line.
Allen Wasonga Maxpreps.com profile: http://www.maxpreps.com/athletes/1PFOLPZeekq47V9YWz9ZaA/football-fall-09/profile-allan-wasonga.htm
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Justin Johnson Scout.com profile: