Athletic with a good arm, Llanusa is the ideal dual-threat quarterback for the spread offense Dilbeck and offensive coordinator Ty Prestidge had so much success with at Mustang over much of the last decade.
But the Yellowjackets are still a work in progress in terms of building a consistent winning program. They haven't won more than three games since 2005, and the playoffs are a distant memory.
“The program is going up, for sure,” Llanusa said. “We've doubled our wins from last year already.
“It's just hard work so far. We came off a loss last week and knew we had to bounce back in a big way.”