Friday Night Phenoms: 10/27

The state rushing record is broken plus many more great performances from Friday

Player of the Week

Empire RB Sean Fitzsimmons broke the state rushing record Friday. He ran for 516 yards and 6 TDs against Catalina.

QBs

*Junior Emanuel Gant from Tempe threw for 422 yards and 4 TDs against Moon Valley.

*Cienega's Adriell Alvarado threw for 279 yards and 3 TDs. All 3 TDs went to Christian Poe.
 
*Quarterback battle in the Pinnacle v. Horizon game. Pinnacle's Brian Lewerke threw for 384 yards and 5 TDs. While Dalton Sneed from Horizon threw for 260 yards and 5 TDs.
 
*Josh Eckley from Marcos had 373 yards passing, 86 yards rushing and 4 total TDs against Mesquite.

*Playing QB, Cameron Denson from Salpointe had 173 yards rushing, threw 1 TD and returned a punt for another score.

*Daniel Bridge-Gadd, a sophomore from Paradise Valley, had 367 yards and 5 TDs against Notre Dame.

*Ft. Hills' Luke McDermott threw for 278 yards and 4 TDs against Globe.

*Chaparral's Chandler Fox had 333 yards and 3 TDs.
 
*Kyle Allen from Desert Mountain threw for 296 yards and 4 TDs against Desert Ridge.

*St. Marys' Josh Coronado had 285 yards and 4 TDs against Trevor Browne.

*Saguaro's Luke Rubenzer threw for 357 yards and 3 TDs and ran for 151 yards and 3 more scores against Higley.

*Desert Edge's Anthony Hernandez threw for 279 yards and 3 TDs in a win over Buckeye.
 
*Luke Pineda from Campo Verde had 280 passing yards and 4 TDs against Poston Butte. He also had a rushing TD. 
 
*Brandon Haagsma from Valley Christian threw for 241 yards and 3 TDs.
 
*Brophy's Brian Woodward had 234 yards and 4 TDs in a win over Dobson.
 
*Kyle Johnson from Seton Catholic threw 5 TDs.

*Liberty's Tyler Wyatt threw for 265 yards and 3 TDs, ran for a 4th and kicked 2 FGs.

*Bryce Perkins from Chandler threw 3 TDs and ran for a 4th against Basha.

*Apollo's Jordan Gungl had 246 yards and 3 TDs against Kellis. 

RBs

*Connor Graham from Notre Dame ran 229 yards and 2 TDs.
 
*Esteban Arteaga from McClintock ran for 172 yards and 3 TDs against South.

*Catalina Foothills' Ty Cruz rushed for 168 yards, had 97 receiving and had 3 total TDs against Marana.
 
*Kamron Johnson from Tempe had 146 yards and 3 TDs against Moon Valley.
 
*Cory Kasperson from Valley Christian had 145 yards and 3 TDs against Paradise Honors.
 
*Paul Perry from Mesquite had 137 yards and 3 TDs against Marcos.

*Sunnyslope's Tim Fryson ad 291 yards and 4 TDs against Carl Hayden.

*Sabino's Zaxh Joseph had 3 TDs against Douglas.

*St. Johns' Jake Zieler had 3 rushing TDs.

*Chaparral's Elijah Castro 45 yards rushing, 94 yards receiving and 3 total TDs.
 
Receivers

*Desert Mountain's Mark Andrews had 201 yards and 3 TDs against Desert Ridge.
 
*Cules Rose from Pinnacle had 136 yards and 2 TDs against Horizon.
 
*Valley Vista's Terry Juniel had 3 receiving TDs, 1 rushing and returned an INT for a score against Maryvale.

*Canyon del Oro's J.J. Metz had 6 catches for 190 yards and 3 TDs against Flowing Wells.

*Ben Sims from Buena had 140 yards rushing, 113 receiving yards and 4 total TDs against Nogales.

Special Teams/Defense/Misc.

*Junior Taren Morrison from Desert Ridge had 305 yards rushing and 2 TDs on just 23 carries. He also returned a kick 99 yards for a score.
 
*Austin Carver kicker from Gilbert made 3 FGs. He hit from 20, 44 and 52 in their win.
 
*Ricky Wilson from San Tan Foothills had 161 yards rushing and 2 TDs on offense. He was also a terror on D, recording 14 tackles, 4 TFLs, a sack and an INT. 

*Highland DE Grant Thompson had 9 tackles, 4 TFLs, 1 sack, 3 forced fumbles and a fumble recovery.

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