Former West Hancock star getting NFL shot

Chris Schleuger, who prepped at West Hancock, was one of 13 rookie free agents to land with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Posted: Apr 30, 2018 7:28 AM
Updated: Apr 30, 2018 10:52 PM

BRITT, Iowa – A record-setting fullback in high school at West Hancock is going to get his shot in the NFL.
Chris Schleuger, who prepped at West Hancock before college stops at Iowa Western, Northern Iowa and UAB, was one of 13 rookie free agents to land with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Schlueger, listed as a 6-foot-4, 305-pound guard, agreed to terms after the completion of the 2018 NFL Draft.
Schleuger ran for 76 touchdowns as a prep from 2009-2012 and finished with 5,452 rushing yards.

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