Marcus Hooker

Hometown:
New Castle, Pennsylvania

High School:
New Castle

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
SAF

 

Marcus Hooker
Safety - 6-0, 185
New Castle, Pa. / New Castle

Consensus three-star prospect out of New Castle High School ... is the younger brother of former Buckeye and current Indianapolis Colt Malik Hooker, a 2016 All-American for the Scarlet and Gray ... coached by Joe Cowart ... on offense, played running back, wide receiver and quarterback throughout his career ... was a cornerback, safety and linebacker on defense ... Hooker scored 17 touchdowns as a junior, helping the Red Hurricanes reach the WPIAL Class 4A final, and had over 1,100 yards rushing as a senior ... 44 tackles, two forced fumbles and a sack during his junior season ... New Castle News Player of the Week following his 262-yard effort on 40 carries in a 48-47 double OT win over Northwest this past fall ... also a star basketball player for New Castle who has scored over 1,000 career points ... Mother is Angela Dennis.