The 6-foot-2, 220-pound senior running back and linebacker rushed for 1,476 yards and 15 touchdowns this past season, leading the Falcons (6-5) to the Division I state quarterfinals. Such also caught eight passes for 126 yards and three scores before breaking his leg in the team’s regular-season finale. Defensively, he recorded 112 tackles, 12 for loss, four sacks and two forced fumbles.
Such has maintained a 3.73 GPA in the classroom. He remains undecided upon a collegiate destination.
Such has volunteered locally with Running for Remission, a road race to benefit Hasbro Children’s Hospital, and he has donated his time to multiple community-service initiatives through his church. “Will Such almost single-handedly beat us,” said Charlie Bibeault, head coach of Woonsocket High. “He has everything you could want in a high school player: size, speed and strength. You could tell he was the heartbeat behind that team.”