2014: Enrolled at Illinois in January and participated in 2014 spring practices.
High School: Three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports ... Ranked the No. 23 QB in the nation by Rivals and No. 27 by 247Sports ... Ranked the No. 28 player in Ohio by 247Sports and No. 31 by ScoutingOhio.com ... All-State in 2012 and 2013 ... Threw for over 4,700 yards and 40 touchdowns, and rushed for over 1,000 yards and 24 touchdowns while posting a 25-6 career record as a starter ... Threw for 1,996 yards and 16 touchdowns, and rushed for another 527 yards and 13 TDs while leading Newark Catholic to an 11-2 record as a senior in 2013 ... Led Newark Catholic to a runner-up finish at the 2013 OHSAA Division VI state championship ... Four-year varsity letterwinner in football, three-year letterwinner in basketball and baseball ... Batted over .400 and helped team to 2012 state baseball title ... Averaged 13 points per game and was a three-time all-region selection in basketball.
Personal: Full name is Troy Edward Crouch ... Goes by Chayce ... Born May 15, 1995 ... Son of Troy and Traci Crouch ... Father played basketball and mother played softball at Shawnee State University ... Has three brothers ... Enrolled in Division of General Studies.
Updated July 2014