Whetstone's Finnegan headed to Mercyhurst

Whetstone High School senior Ramroth Finnegan signed a letter of intent Feb. 5 to play football for Mercyhurst University, a Division II school in Erie, Pa.

The 6-foot-3, 215-pound quarterback holds most of Whetstone's season and career passing records.

Last fall, Finnegan completed 141 of 255 passes for 2,041 yards with 24 touchdowns and six interceptions and rushed for 315 yards and three touchdowns on 46 carries. He was named second-team all-state and first-team all-district in Division II and first-team all-City League North Division and was ThisWeek Super 25 honorable mention.

Last fall, Whetstone finished 6-4 overall, marking its first winning season since 2009, and went 4-3 in the City-North.