All-state teams for most sports are released in the late fall, but with the football season lasting until the end of November the all-state teams are announced closer to the end of the year. After another phenomenal season for the Mountaineers, quarterback Giovanni Mastromatteo was named Detroit News All-State Second Team Athlete of the Year. Previously Giovanni was Detroit News All-North Football Team Honorable Mention.
In his junior year Giovanni had 60% completion percentage, 1280 yards passing, and 17 passing touchdowns plus three rushing touchdowns. Defensively, Giovanni had six interceptions. He is currently the Everest career leader with 15 total interceptions.