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Mankato West QB named AP prep player of year

Mankato West quarterback Philip Nelson is the Minnesota Associated Press prep player of the year. Nelson threw for almost 2,800 yards in 12 games this season, with 35 touchdown passes. He's committed to playing for the Gophers next year.
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Mankato West quarterback Philip Nelson is the Minnesota Associated Press prep player of the year. Nelson threw for almost 2,800 yards in 12 games this season, with 35 touchdown passes. He's committed to playing for the Gophers next year.

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