Deerfield's Alex Loukas is one of the top quarterback prospects in the state of Illinois. The 6-foot-4, 193 pounder is a threat throwing and running the ball.
Loukas completed 109-of-223 passes during his junior season for 1,518 yards. He connected for 16 touchdowns with eight interceptions.
Loukas also rushed for 525 yards, averaged 6.4 per carry, and scored six times.
This fine athlete was an all-conference and all-area selection on the grid-iron his junior season, as well as an all-state choice in tennis his sophomore year.
Asked about colleges he's interested in, Loukas said, "Iowa State has offered, so I'm definitely interested in them.
"And a lot of Big Ten schools like Illinois, Northwestern, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Notre Dame, Iowa, and Texas Tech. And I really like Stanford.
"I've been to Purdue, Northwestern, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa State, and Notre Dame. I went to junior days at all of them except Iowa State.
"I really liked the Notre Dame campus. And I liked Michigan's facilities. They were pretty unbelievable.
"But I really don't have a favorite."