Boys Athlete WINNERS

Patriot’s John Ober voted SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

Patriot's quarterback John Ober aims for a pass against Rubidoux during the game at Rubidoux HS in Riverside on Friday September 2, 2016.
Patriot's quarterback John Ober aims for a pass against Rubidoux during the game at Rubidoux HS in Riverside on Friday September 2, 2016.

SoCal Prep Legends
Boys Athlete of the Week
Name: John Ober
School: Patriot
Sport: Football
Year: Senior

Winning Numbers: Ober rushed for three touchdowns and threw another as the Warriors erased a 21-point halftime deficit and rallied to beat Hillcrest, 36-35, in a River Valley League game. Ober tossed a 4-yard pass to Zach Stauffer with 11.9 seconds remaining, and he ran in a two-point conversion for the deciding points. Ober set a school record with 50 carries and finished with a career-high 236 yards on the ground.

Final Tally:

NAME, SCHOOL VOTES %
John Ober, Patriot 3,840 87.45%
Kyle Bryant, San Fernando
361 8.22%
Lawrence Starks, Etiwanda
90 2.05%
Doug Brumfield, Serra
58 1.32%
Ryan Pettway, Wilson
31 0.71%
Amon-Ra St. Brown, Mater Dei
7 0.16%
Elias Opsahl, Redlands East Valley
4 0.09%

NOTE: Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!