High School Buzz 

Spring Football Tour: Jupiter Christian begins new chapter this month

  • 12:49 pm Monday, May 3rd, 2010 by Jason Lieser

The shiny white banner commemorating Jupiter Christian’s 2007 and ’08 state titles has never seemed so irrelevant. Other than that sign, which hangs near the Eagles’ practice field, there are few traces remaining from their dominant run.

The two most important players of that era — running back and linebacker Will Powers (four-year starter) and quarterback Marshyl Rothman (three years) — are gone. Danny Meyer and Westin Pedersen were two-way, two-year starters who graduated as well. This team looked entirely different as it began the 2010 season Saturday.

“There’s definitely a changing of the guard,” coach Bill Powers said. “We have four or five kids that were important role players last year that should hopefully step up for us, but we’ve got some young kids.

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