LB/TE-Josh Nelson returns for 2021 season

by Erie Express Media

Express Announce return of LB/TE-Josh Nelson for 2021 season

The Erie Express are happy to announce the return of LB/TE-Josh Nelson (Conneaut Valley, HS) for the 2021 season. Josh begins his second season with the Express and will compete for a rotations spot at linebacker and on special teams.

Josh helped lead us to our third consecutive conference finals appearance last season. (2017 PAFL Stars, 2018 & 2019 GDFL Xtreme)

Josh is a graduate of Conneaut Valley High School. While there Nelson was a three year letter winner on the varsity football team and earned a pair of varsity letters on the basketball team as well. The Indians qualified for the playoffs in three of Josh's seasons there.

"Josh did a nice job for us last season. He has a great team first attitude and will do whatever is asked of him. He has the ability to play multiple positions and is always working to better himself and the team. We are blessed to have him back with us and are expecting a great season from him in 2021"-Director of Operations Paul Pennington.

Josh is a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard and we appreciate his choice to serve our great state and country.

Happy to have you back on board the PAINTRAIN Josh! GO EXPRESS!