This is part of our series on spotlighting the top football recruits in the state of Connecticut throughout the signing period. For the full list of football commitments in the state, check out our list here.
Position: QB (dual)
Measurements: 6-foot, 200
School: Avon Old Farms (2018-20); Bunnell (2016-17).
Committed to: Connecticut.
— Tyler Phommachanh (@Tphom7) June 19, 2020
Notables: Played two full seasons at Avon Old Farms after playing the first two at Bunnell-Stratford. … At AOF, he repeated sophomore year and filled in for his older brother, Taisun, at quarterback. …Took over full time as a junior and led the Winged Beavers to an 8-1 record, including an Erickson League championship and berth in the NEPSAC’s Kevin Driscoll Bowl game.
— Sean Patrick Bowley (@SPBowley) November 16, 2019
Why you chose your school: “One of the main reasons was that it’s close to home, my family is here, my support is here. This is where I grew up. I felt like (UConn) was a great opportunity for me to grow and get better as a player and a student-athlete. The coaching staff showed me the most love out of everybody I’ve talked to since the beginning.” — PHOMMACHANH
What fans should know: Brother of Clemson QB Taisun Phommachanh, son of former Harding standout Sam Phommachanh.
Here is the gist: Taisun Phommachanh tweaked his ankle in 3rd Q, little bro Tyler Phommachanh came on and threw this TD pass to Graham Walker for a 17-7 lead eary 4th … #cthsfb pic.twitter.com/gQIphmf0MH
— Sean Patrick Bowley (@SPBowley) October 27, 2018