Name: Billy Cosh
Hometown: Arundel, Md.
High School: Arundel
Previous: Kansas State
Coach: Chuck Markiewickz
- Transferring after one year at Kansas State, where he redshirted
- Enrolled at JMU and will participate in the spring practices
- Three-year starter at quarterback for Coach Chuck Markiewickz at Arundel HS in Maryland
- Rated a three-star prospect out of high school by ESPN, a "player with the skills to develop into a solid starter at the major college level.
- Ranked as the #46 quarterback in the nation and the #19 overall prospect in the state of Maryland by Rivals.com
- Was named the 2009 Player of the Year by the Washington Post
- Earned First-Team All-State, All-County and All-Metro honors as a junior and senior
- Selected to play in the Maryland Crab Bowl his senior year
- Holds the Maryland high school records for passing yards (7,433), touchdown passes (112) and total offense (7,882) in a career, as well as the records for passing yards in a season (3,913), touchdowns in a season (56), attempts (292) and completions (448) in a season
- Also set numerous single game passing records
- Lead the Arundel Wildcats to an 11-1 record in 2009 and a berth 4A Regional Finals
- Finished high school career with a 22-3 record as a starting quarterback.