Ross Blackard's career at a glance:
Positions: Center/Defensive End
Last week: Helped pave the way for Spartans to generate 398 yards of total offense (213 rushing, 185 passing) in 34-6 season-opening win over Riverdale. ... Recorded 7 tackles, 1 tackle for loss at defensive end.
2013: Played multiple positions while making 10 starts (missed Glenbrook game with an injury).
2012: Started at center as a sophomore.
Miscellaneous: 3.3 student. ... Also competes in shot put for track team.