Posted On: 03/29/20 3:52 PM

After his first year of being a full-time starter, Annandale big man Drew Conte Drew Conte OL Annandale | 2021 State MN was excited to the chance to see some of the schools that have become interested in him after playing both ways on a team that fell just one game short of the Prep Bowl. Despite the obvious delays in recruiting, Conte has generated interest from Division II and III schools across the Midwest.
"We all worked hard to get to where we were (the AAA state semi-finals)," Conte said. "We all banded together and got through it. We all wanted to get to US Bank Stadium. We all worked a lot in the season and offseason."
Playing in the trenches, Conte had a hand in both the Cardinals’ strengths.
"We were a hard-running offense," Conte said. "We had a big offensive line and pounded the ball. On defense, we stopped everybody. We were strong on third down, and we turned the ball over."
"I played both ways," Conte continued. "I always started at guard on offense. I sometimes started on defense, but I played mainly offense."
Conte’s role expanded from his sophomore season.
"I started a few games

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