Posted On: 06/8/20 6:55 PM

Some of the top qualities that are looked for in a QB are strong leadership, precise decision making, and the ability to sling it. Below is a list of returning QBs who possess those characteristics and much more.

Julian Hammond III Julian Hammond III 6'2" | QB Cherry Creek | 2021 State CO - 6’2” - Cherry Creek

Hammond III finished his junior season with a total of 2,354 passing yards, 28 passing touchdowns, three rushing touchdowns, and a 5A state championship title. He completed 187 of his 295 passes (63%) and threw a total of seven interceptions on the season, which resulted in a 108.8 quarterback rating. In one of his better games, he went 11 of 14 (78%) with 237 yards and four touchdowns in a 47-7 win over Chaparral. Hammond III, who is also one of the top point guards in the state, is a dynamic athlete with an incredible arm and shifty athleticism.

Luke McAllister Luke McAllister 6'4" | QB Palmer Ridge | 2021 State CO - 6’4” 195lbs - Palmer Ridge 

McAllister and the Bears are coming off of a third straight 3A state championship-winning season. The Colorado State commit finished fifth in the state with 2,647 total passing yards, averaging 220 yards per game while completing 136

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