Chandler Wolves' Gunner Romney gaining national attention

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Chandler Wolves receiver Gunner Romney is drawing big time national attention. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Chandler Wolves receiver Gunner Romney is drawing big time national attention. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Romney earned MVP honors at the Oakland Regional of The Opening and the Elite 11 Final. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Romney earned MVP honors at the Oakland Regional of The Opening and the Elite 11 Final. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Some people around the Chandler program feel Romney is a better receiver coming out in his senior than former Wolves star and current ASU receiver N'Keal Harry. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Some people around the Chandler program feel Romney is a better receiver coming out in his senior than former Wolves star and current ASU receiver N'Keal Harry. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Chandler Wolves receiver Gunner Romney is drawing big time national attention. In the summer, he played well in several national showcases.

Romney earned MVP honors at the Oakland Regional of The Opening and the Elite 11 Final. He caught passes for rival Hamilton quarterback Tyler Shough; Romney joked about not talking about the "other team" from Arizona Avenue. But Gunner stated, he and Shough are good friends and became even better friends during the course of these showcases.

Some people around the Chandler program feel Romney is a better receiver coming out in his senior than former Wolves star and current ASU receiver N'Keal Harry.

Romney disagrees, the receiver is just honored to be mentioned in the same conversation because Harry was named a freshman All-American at Arizona State.

The accolades motivate Gunner to be the same kind of impact player in college.  

Wolves coach Shaun Aguano feels Romney has the ability to make an immediate impact as a college freshman.  Aguano feels Romney is a great route runner, with good speed and a great work ethic.

Romney is heading to BYU. He took a visit and fell in love with everything about it.  

Along the way, he is getting great football advice from his uncle, former NFL and Sun Devil star Todd Heap.

Gunner is appreciative of the support and is thankful to have someone in his corner like the former NFL star.  

If he keeps it up the 1,000-yard receiver could become a college football household name. 

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