10 Patrick Witt
10 Patrick Witt
Height: 6-4
Weight: 220
Year: So.
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
High School: Wylie High School (Texas)
Previous College: Nebraska
Position: QB

2009: Compiled impressive numbers considering the inexperience of the offensive line... Completed 22 of 27 passes for 216 yards against Georgetown... Connected on 28 of 41 with 2 TDs vs. Brown... Season efficiency of 109.59 with a 57.3 completion percentage (138 of 241)... Threw eight TD passes and had 11 interceptions. 

Notes: Eligible for three seasons at Yale after transferring from Nebraska in summer of 2009... Served as Huskers backup in 2008... Appeared in five games with six completions (40 yards) in eight attempts... No. 3 QB in 2007 but gained redshirt season... 4.0 GPA in five semesters in Lincoln... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll, Nebraska Dean's List.

At Wylie High: Played senior season after moving from Georgia... Threw for 1,846 yards and 17 touchdowns... Ran for 330 yards and four touchdowns... Named team MVP... All-district and all-region selection... Team fell one win shy of the state playoffs...  Ranked among top 20 pro-style quarterbacks in the nation and among the top 100 prospects in Texas... 2007 Texas High School Student-Athlete of the Year finalist (4.72 GPA).

At Parkview High (Lilburn, Ga.): Threw for 1,000 yards and 12 scores as a junior... Ran for 15 touchdowns... Football teams went a combined 32-8 over three seasons.

Personal: Son of Gene and Kathy Witt, both commercial pilots and captains... Brother, Jeff, played QB at Harvard and graduated in 2009... Volunteered for School is Cool Week, Special Olympics, St. Elizabeth's Burn Unit and as a speaker with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes... Writes for the Yale Daily News as staff reporter... Had scholarship offers from Nebraska, Texas Tech, South Carolina, Texas A&M, Wisconsin, UTEP, Purdue, Vanderbilt, Oklahoma, Indiana, Baylor and Tulsa... History Major... Jonathan Edwards College Resident.