Player of the Week
*Big night on national TV for Basha QB Kyle Duran. He threw for 411 yards and 2 TDs against Chandler. In the same game, Chandler QB Darrel Garretson passed for 320 yards.
*Cienega QB Michael Archie went 18 of 25 for 301 yards and 2 TDs against Catalina Foothills.
*Brophy junior Tyler Bruggman had another big game, he passed for 286 yards and 4 TDs, 3 of which went to junior WR Devon Allen.
*PV junior Ryan Finley had 392 yards and 3 TDs in a big win over Tbird.
*Chaparral's Connor Brewer had 211 yards passing, 76 rushing and 3 TDs overall.
*Aidan Wright from Scottsdale Prep had 353 yards and 8 TDs Friday.
*In a shootout with Copper Canyon, Sunrise QB Max Shepherd had 198 yards and 2 TDs passing, 208 rushing and 2 more scores.
*Cienega RB Manny Vera rushed for 220 and 4 TDs against Catalina Foothills.
*Dobson RB T.J. Thomas continued with his breakout year. He rushed for 346 yards against Skyline.
*Small ball sensation Remington Baldwin from Joseph City scored 7 times against rival Mogollon.
*Northwest Christian's Casey Jahn had 219 yards in a win over Cortez.
*The 1-2 punch of Jalen Ortiz and Zach Hoffpauir was huge in Centennial's win over Apollo.
*Deer Valley stayed undefeated and Trae Armstrong played a big part. He rushed foe 197 yards and 3 TDs.
*Breakout performance for Casa Grande RB James Colbert. He rushed for 260 and 2 TDs and had an INT return for a TD.
*Notre Dame got their first win behind RB Nick Cole who rushed for 174 and 3 TDs.
*Big Arcadia back Sosaia Maafu rushed for 5 TDs in a win over Sahdow Mountain.
*Westview's Shayne Miller had 4 TDs against Alhambra. 3 rushing, 1 on a punt return.
*Central's Jordan Harris had 5 TDs and 287 yards in a win over Trevor Browne.
*Fairfax RB Brandon Jones ahd 213 yards rushing and threw a TD pass.
*Nick Brown from Florence had 235 and 3 TDs against Vista Grande.
*Cienega's Edgar Poe caught 6 passes for 127 yards and 2 scores in a win over Catalina Foothills.
*St. Mary's WR Lucas Treffers had 10 grabs for 181 yards in a loss to Boulder Creek.
*Desert Edge junior Kyle Woolard had 2 catches, both for TDs, and 187 yards in a win over Verrado. He also took an INT to the house.
*Against Greenway, Cactus returner Kareel Al-Khourig returned 2 punts for scores.
*Despite the loss to Chaparral, impressive was Desert Mountain kciker Matt Foley. He hit from 52 and 43.
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