Week 1 of the Section II high school football season saw several great performances, but none were greater than Taylor McCredie of Gloversville, who helped lead the Dragons to a 48-40 victory over Green Tech.

McCredie threw for 184 yards and four touchdowns en route to earning our first ESPN Radio 104.5 Athlete of the Week for the 2014-15 academic year.

Get to know McCredie:

Name:Taylor McCredie

Courtesy Gloversville Athletics
Courtesy Gloversville Athletics

School: Gloversville

Position: Quarterback

Favorite Subject in School: AP U.S. History

Favorite Musical Artist: Kendrick Lamar

Movie or TV Show: When the Game Stands Tall

Favorite Athlete: Victor Cruz

Best Sports Memory: Diving into the mud after winning the Super Bowl my 5th grade year

Favorite Memory at Gloversville: Getting moved up to the varsity basketball team my sophomore season to play Scotia.

Hobbies Outside of Football: Basketball and Track

Thoughts on Team Success for 2014: We can have great success and make a good run this year if we are able to block up front on offense and come up and make tackles in the secondary.

To nominate an Athlete of the Week for Week 2, email AthleteOfTheWeek@1045theteam.com

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