Two Former Carbon Football Players Nominated for SUU’s All-Century Team


Athletic Department of Southern Utah University Press Release

Southern Utah University is celebrating 100 years of football activity at the school and in doing so, the athletic department has compiled a list of the top 100 football players. Included in the list of 100 are two former Carbon High School players, Lane Martino and John Borla.

Martino was a defensive lineman for SUU in the late 1970’s and earned Little All-American recognition for his play. He holds the SUU record for quarterback sacks.

Borla was a defensive back during the same period of time and still holds the school record for single season interceptions and is tied for career interceptions. Both Martino and Borla were all-conference selections during their playing days at SUU.

During the present football season, Southern Utah University is conducting a poll among the 100 players in selecting the school’s all-century team. Carbon area football fans may vote for the former Carbon players at

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