May 28, 2022


NCAA Early Football Signing Day: Suburban Life athletes who signed with colleges Wednesday

Nazareth's Quentrell Harris (11) carries the ball during a Class 5A second-round game at Marmion in Aurora on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021.

Here is a list of Suburban Life area football players who have committed to colleges at various levels and can sign their letters of intent starting on Wednesday. That is the first day of the early signing period for NCAA football scholarship schools (Divisions I and II).

Downers Grove South

• Eli Reed, wide receiver — Northern Illinois (Division I)


• Kaden Cobb, quarterback – Ball State (Division I)

• Jimmy Liston, offensive line – Purdue (Division I)

• Max Reese, wide receiver – Eastern Michigan (Division I)

• Eian Pugh, wide receiver – Illinois (Division I)

Glenbard East

• Mario Rodriguez, linebacker – University of St. Francis (Division I FSC)


• Mack Indestad, offensive tackle – Eastern Michigan (Division I)

• Albert Kunickis, running back – Northwestern (Division I, preferred walk-on)

• Michael Stricker, defensive end – Olivet Nazarene (NAIA)


• Quentrell Harris, wide receiver – Kent State (Division I)

• Peter Roll, wide receiver – Navy (Division (I)

St. Francis

• Ryan Calcagno, defensive back – St. Thomas (Division I FCS)

Adam Criter, wide receiver – San Diego (Division I FSC)

Wheaton North

• Mark Forcucci, quarterback – Holy Cross (Division I FSC)

Joshua  Welge

Joshua Welge

I am the Sports Editor for Kendall County Newspapers, the Kane County Chronicle and Suburban Life Media, covering primarily sports in Kendall, Kane, DuPage and western Cook counties. I've been covering high school sports for 24 years. I also assist with our news coverage.