Posted On: 06/17/17 1:00 PM

"Being able to extend plays, and having the ability to run the ball as well as pass accurately are some of my biggest strengths," Willmar quarterback Donald Jurek said to Northstar Football. "I also take pride/responsibility in being a leader on and off the field. I think when I'm at my best is when the game is on the line, and need a big play. That's when I feel like I shine the most. I'd also say that last season went well. As a team we made it to the section finals, but came up just short of state. We started out slow, but we finished the year very strong. The biggest highlight last year was coming back from a 20 point second deficit in the section semis, and also getting a homecoming win. I was awarded all conference, all district, and team offensive MVP."

There is no such thing as the off-season for Jurek.

"As far as football goes, I will be lifting and conditioning 4 days a week and I also have basketball practices and tournaments as well," Jurek explained. "My head coach (Coach Konold) runs a QB camp for Willmar quarterback's

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