Pitt commit Adam Bertke led his Marion Local team to another strong win, this time 42-13 over Parkway. Bertke threw for 150 yards and two touchdowns, as his team improved to 3-0 on the season.
Wade Freebeck took his game to a main stage, leading St. Thomas Aquinas (FL) to a 27-13 win over John Curtis (LA) at the Louisiana Superdome on Friday. Freebeck threw for 155 yards and a touchdown, as his team is 2-0 on the season.
The most recent addition to the 2014 class, Qadree Ollison, saw his Canisius team suffer a 3-0 loss to Aquinas. In a constant downpour, Ollison ground out 95 yards on 23 carries.
Patrick Amara caught three passes for 91 yards, including a 44-yard touchdown pass, helping West Catholic (PA) to a 30-17 win over Bonner-Prendergast.
Elijah Zeise's North Allegheny team suffered a 20-6 loss to Seneca Valley, the Tigers' first loss to the Raiders in 11 years. Zeise caught four passes for 39 yards, and had two interceptions on defense.
Avonte Maddox caught a touchdown, and ran for another, helping Detroit (MI) Martin Luther King to a 40-0 win over Osborn. King is a perfect 3-0 on the season.
Brian O'Neill caught a touchdown pass, helping Salesianum (DE) to a 28-13 win over William Penn. Salesainum is 2-0 on the season.
Phillipie Motley ran for 65 yards, but also finished with 95 yards receiving and a touchdown, helping Hilliard (OH) Davidson to a 35-7 win over Beavercreek. Hilliard Davidson is 3-0.
Aside from the committed players, a number of uncommitted prospects had big games on Friday.
Montae Nicholson took an unofficial trip to Pitt's game with New Mexico. On Friday night, Nicholson helped Gateway remain unbeaten with a 43-25 win over Kiski Area. Nicholson caught a touchdown pass to open the scoring, returned an interception for a touchdown, then capped things off by returning a kickoff 97 yards for a touchdown.
2015 standout Jordan Whitehead rushed for 105 yards and three touchdowns--the first three scores of the game, to be exact, in helping Central Valley to a 49-0 win over Chartiers Valley.