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Week 3 Top Performers
Jake Ritts – Sophomore QB (St. Francis)
12/21 168 yards, 4 TD’s
Frannies trailed Walsh Jesuit 21-0 in 2nd quarter, Frannies scores next 2 TD’s to get it to 21-14 at half.
Walsh goes up 28-14, then Frannies scores next 3 TD’s to go up 35-28. Walsh scores, misses kick, Fannies up 35-34. Frannies scores another TD 42-34, Walsh scores late, 2pt convo fails Frannies holds on. This Walsh team is not a great team (0-4) but this was a pretty nice come from behind win on the road.
Cole Snyder – Senior QB (Southwestern)
15-17, 249 yards 6 TD’s in Trojans 49-7 win over Portville
Typical day at the office for Snyder
Conor Mahony – Junior OL/LB (Lancaster)
Forced Fumble in Legends 34-26 win over Will North
Biggest game of the weekend
Danzo Young – Senior RB (Kenmore East)
4 TD’s in Bulldogs 38-21 win over North Tonawanda
Good kid, great performance overall…against a bad team
Robbie Penhollow – Senior RB (Cassadaga Valley)
2-2 o 2 pt conversions/carries) in win over Allegany/Limestone (50-21)
Typical day for Penhollow, played a bad team
Alex Weakfall – Senior QB
3 rushing TD’s (53,58,63)
80-Yard kick return TD in Olean’s 42-14 win over Springville
Unreal performance but against a bad team
Mike Rigerman – Senior RB (Pioneer)
6 Tackles including a fumble recovery
Was the best player on the field from start to finish in the 28-20 win over Maryvale. Ran people over and made them think twice the next time they got in his way. Came up huge in one of the big games of the day.
If you know of a deserving performer in any current high school sport, nominate them for the Southtowns Trophy Athlete of the Week Award.