Football - 2008
JOHN WOOD graduated from Corning West High in 1985 and following a very successful football career with the Vikings, took his talents to Mansfield University. He led West High to the Sectional Championship in 1984 from both sides of the ball when he scored a touchdown on offense and recorded five sacks on defense. He was named the Defensive Player of the Game as the Vikings beat EFA, 256. John was Corning West's leading receiver for catches and yards while leading the defense with sacks. He was named AII League and AII Twin Tiers as a senior. While at Mansfield, John became one of the best receivers in the school's history. He finished his career for the Mounties with 127 receptions for 1,505 total yards and nine touchdowns. He is listed as fourth all time at Mansfield for receptions and fifth all time for reception yardage. John was named to the PSAC all league, second team as a junior and was named to the PSAC, First Team as a senior. John is currently the assistant principal at EFA.