Carmel QB Viktrup commits to Air Force

Carmel QB Viktrup commits to Air Force

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Carmel QB Viktrup commits to Air Force

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Carmel High School junior Michael Viktrup (12) makes a run into the Pike defense during the second half of action. Carmel High School hosted Pike High School in varsity football action, Friday, September 12, 2014. Carmel defeated Pike 48-21.

Carmel High School junior Michael Viktrup (12) makes a run into the Pike defense during the second half of action. Carmel High School hosted Pike High School in varsity football action, Friday, September 12, 2014. Carmel defeated Pike 48-21.

Carmel quarterback Michael Viktrup committed to Air Force on Sunday.

Viktrup, a 6-1, 200-pound senior to be, also had offers from Army and Navy and considered Colgate, Fordham and Illinois State. Viktrup played in eight games last year to help Carmel to a 14-1 record and Class 6A state finals appearance. As a junior, he was 61-for-101 and passed for 627 yards and six touchdowns. Viktrup also rushed for 578 yards and seven TDs.

Tight end Rhett Myers, another in-state player from Columbus East, is also committed to Air Force.

Carmel begins its season on Aug. 21 at Hamilton Southeastern.

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