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Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association
Season recap: Brock Dean
Season recap: Brock Dean

Brock Dean’s high school football experience was anything but typical. The 6-foot-1, 217-pound linebacker practiced against several Division I-caliber players during his four years at Bishop McDevitt – a Catholic high school in Harrisburg Pa., that has produced more than 60 DI players during coach Jeff Weachter’s tenure there. Dean also dealt with television crews at practice on a near-weekly basis, and played in front of thousands of fans on Friday nights. That college-like experience at McDevitt is one of many reasons why Weachter thinks Dean is primed for a successful college career at Maryland. “Obviously, we’re a nationally known school. I think that...