Hendersonville senior Michael Schmidt said Friday that he has committed to play college football for Air Force.
Schmidt is the career passing leader for the Bearcats (6,923 yards) and was the 2015 Western Highlands Conference Player of the Year.
The All-WNC quarterback gained more yards than any other Western North Carolina player (4,363) last fall for Co-WHC champion Hendersonville (7-6, 5-1). Schmidt passed for an area-best 3,312 yards and 31 touchdowns with 14 interceptions.
The 6-foot-3, 188-pound senior rushed for an additional 1,051 yards and 14 touchdowns.