The best performances in Arizona high school football form last week

The best performances in Arizona high school football form last week

Player of the Week

* Brophy RB Ryan Velez rushed for 336 yards and 5 TDs in their win over Basha.

Coach of the Week

* Mark Smith - Liberty - No one expected them to beat Centennial last week. They did just that and have some momentum going into the playoffs this week.

Team of the Week

* Dysart - The secured their first trip to the playoffs since 1994 with their win over Glendale.


* Joy Christian senior Matt Mitchell threw 4 TDs and ran for 2 more versus Camp Verde.

* Desert Vista'a Alex Farina had 231 yards and 3 TDs.

* Gila Ridge's Cameron Scudder accounted for 5 TDs against Kofa.

* Bagdad's Israel Loveall accounted for 9 TDs against St. David's.

* Chase Cord from Sunrise Mountain threw for 350 yards and 5 TDs and added a rushing TD against Cactus.

Running Backs

* Arturo Tapia broke Tonopah's rushing record with 427 yards and 3 TDs against Phoenix Christian.

* Mesa RB Kris Jackson had 3 TDs against Skyline.

* T.J. Green from Chandler had 3 TDs against Hamilton.

* Scottsdale Christian's Christian Kalos rushed for 370 yards and 6 TDs.


* Jake Welsheimer from Shadow Mountain caught 10 passes for 215 yards and 4 scores.

* Dujuan Lawrence from Joy Christian caught 6 passes for 146 yards and 3 TDs versus Camp Verde.

* Liberty's Alex Jackson caught 7 passes for 112 yards and 3 TDs against Centennial.

* Ricky Tuita from Liberty caught 7 passes for 128 yards nad 1 TD against Centennial.

* Curtis Hodges from Mesa Mt. View caught 7 passes for 143 yards and 2 TDs against Desert Vista.

Defense/Special Teams/Misc.

* Tonopah DB Quintin Brantley had 2 INTs, 1 for a score against Phoenix Christian.

* Desert Vista sophomore Kieshaun White reutrned a kick, a punt and had 2 receiving TDs last week.

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