Ford Childress

High School

Houston, Texas

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Coached by Steve Hill at Houston Kinkaid High … led team to a 20-1 record in two seasons as a starter, winning back-to-back Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC) championships in 2010 and 2011 … completed 184-of-292 passes for 3,171 yards and 41 touchdowns and only seven interceptions in 10 games as a senior, completing 63.01 percent of his passes … sixth in passing yards and second in touchdown passes in the Houston area … threw for 300 or more yards in six games and 400 or more yards in one game … completed 19-of-26 passes for 354 yards and seven touchdowns against Anahuac … threw for 328 yards and four touchdowns on 21-of-30 passing against Westbury Christian … threw for three touchdowns and rushed for two touchdowns on 21-of-37 passing for 357 yards against Second Baptist School … completed 13-of-15 passes for 322 yards and six touchdowns against Tulsa Holland Hall … threw for 376 yards and three touchdowns on 20-of-40 passing against Bellaire Episcopal … threw six touchdowns on 14-of-17 passing for 283 yards against Kipp Academy … completed 17-of-23 passes for 369 yards and seven touchdowns against Dallas Greenhill … threw for 447 yards and three touchdowns on 30-of-46 passing against Dallas St. Marks, with one rushing touchdown … finished 2010 season completing 177-of-307 passes for 2,658 yards, 25 touchdowns and 13 interceptions … threw for 300 or more yards in three games … Houston Chronicle Texas Top 100 recruit … a two-time all-SPC first team quarterback … invited to the 2012 Offense-Defense All-American Bowl … ESPNU Top 150 … 2012 No. 15 pro-style quarterback … 2012 No. 37 Texas Preseason Top 100 … 2012 No. 38 Texas Postseason Top 100 … 2012 No. 25 quarterback … 2012 Tom Lemming Top Pro-Style Quarterback … also offered by Arizona, Arizona State, Florida State and Oklahoma State.
About Childress: Why WVU?:
"I liked it a lot. West Virginia, the state is so rolled around the university and the fans are so great. They have such nice facilities and their indoor facilities are great. It was definitely better than I thought it would be." -
Barnhart Stadium
Houston, Texas