Today IMG Academy announced the 2013 IMG All-Madden Team, featuring 27 of the nation’s top high school football players selected for their exemplary on-field and classroom performance at the invitation-only All-Madden Mini-Camp, held July 26-28 at IMG Academy. Former NFL quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Chris Weinke directed the camp, which simulated the intensity and atmosphere of an NFL training camp.
“The 2013 IMG Academy All-Madden Team members were selected by coaches with a wealth of collegiate and NFL experience, for their work ethic, leadership abilities, and their ability to effectively apply what they were taught on the field,” said Chris Weinke, Director of Football, IMG Academy. “We congratulate this talented group of young men and wish them the best of luck in their upcoming seasons.”
Chris Weinke and his staff possess a wealth of experience coaching high school, collegiate and professional players. Most recently, they helped prepare seven 2013 NFL Draft first-round selections, including: No. 2 overall pick, OL Luke Joeckel (Jacksonville Jaguars), No 13 overall pick, DT Sheldon Richardson (New York Jets); No. 18 overall pick, S Eric Reid (San Francisco 49ers); No. 21 overall pick, TE Tyler Eifert (Cincinnati Bengals); No. 23 overall pick, DT Sharrif Floyd (Minnesota Vikings); No. 24 overall pick, DE Bjoern Werner (Indianapolis Colts); and No. 27 pick, WR DeAndre Hopkins (Houston Texans).
2013 IMG Academy All-Madden Team:
QB: David Hernandez (Shibuya-Ku, Tokyo, Japan/American School (Japan))
RB: Josh Hicks (Palmetto, Fla./Palmetto HS)
WR: Wesley Jackson (Bradenton, Fla./Bayshore HS)
WR: Chad Lewellyn (Louisville, Ky./Christian Academy)
WR: Lavon Lane (Simpsonville, S.C./Hillcrest HS)
OL: Alex Harrison (Tallahassee, Fla./North Florida Christian)