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Giovanni Vizza
Giovanni  Vizza
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
San Antonio, TX

High School:
Alamo Heights HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195

Position:
Quarterback


03/03/2017

Spring Scouting Report: Quarterbacks

Six Signal-Callers Open Spring Ball With Something To Prove

2007
Led the nation among true freshmen in pass attempts (383), pass completions (223), passing yards (2,388) and passing touchdowns (16) ... Was named Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year ... Received honorable mention honors on the Scout.com and SportingNews.com Freshman All-America team ... Is the all-time leader in passing yards by a freshman at North Texas ... Set the NCAA record for most passing touchdowns by a freshman with eight TD tosses against Navy ... Tied record for most passing touchdowns in a half regardless of class with seven against Navy ... Ranked third in the Sun Belt with 238.8 passing yards per game ... Ranked third in the con¬ference in total offense with 268.7 yards per game ... His 383 passing yards in his first collegiate start against Louisiana-Lafayette were the second-most by a quarterback during the 2007 season in Sun Belt play.


High School
In 2006 put up numbers of 107 rushes, 667 rushing yards and seven touchdowns along with 218/357 passing (61%) for 3,278 yards, 37 touchdowns to only eight interceptions and a 116.3 QB rating ... In 2005 had 98 rushes for 687 yards and six scores to go along with 127/215 passing (59%) for 2,062 yards and 17 TD ... Rated fifth overall prospect in San Antonio Express-News Top-20 ... Rushed for 141 yards and 2 TD, threw 26-42 for 347 yards and two scores with no interceptions in 2006 state title game versus Copperas Cove ... Member of 2006 4A Division I state champions; first state title in school history ... Named Offensive Player of the Year -- regardless of classification -- on 2006 All-Texas team by Dave Campbell's Texas Football ... Named Offensive Player of the Year for 4A Region IV by TexasHSfootball.com ... Team Texas 4A first team by Texashsfootball.com ... 4A second team All-State by Texas Sports Writers Association ... First team All-Region IV 4A by Texashsfootball.com ... Unanimous All-District 27-4A ... Combined 747 yards passing and seven touchdowns in state finals and semifinals ...2006 All-Area Sub-5A by San Antonio Express-News ... Named 2006 week six area Player of the Week by San Antonio Express-News ... 2005 second team All-District 28-4A ... Rated as state's ninth-best dual-threat quarterback by Rivals.com ... Member of Alamo Heights team named Most Outstanding Team for 2006 in 4A by texashsfootball.com.
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