Mission Conf. Players of the Week

Pasadena City College quarterback David Pittman, Saddleback College linebacker Brad Rife, and Long Beach City College cornerback/wide receiver Ryan Howard have been named Week 5 Mission Football Conference Players of the Week for their performances on the field. Those highlights plus Honorable Mentions...

Pittman (QB, 5-11, 189, Fr., Snellville, GA/Brookwood HS) set a Pasadena record for most completions in a game with 31 on 40 attempts to be named offensive player of the week. He threw for 336 yards and 4 touchdowns in Pasadena's 50-33 loss to Santa Ana College. Pittman also ran 10 times for 43 yards.

Rife (LB, 6-2, 230, So., Irvine, CA/Northwood HS) led the Saddleback defense with 13 total tackles (7 solo) in the Gauchos' 37-10 win against previously unbeaten Mt. San Antonio College. He also had a sack and posted three tackles for lost yardage on his way to defensive player of the week honors.

Howard's play on both sides of the field in Long Beach's 35-28 win at Cerritos College earned him all-purpose player of the week honors. On offense, Howard (DB/WR, 5-9, 180, So., Carson, CA/Bishop Montgomery HS) threw a 51-yard touchdown pass and turned a short screen pass into a 77-yard TD reception. At the cornerback position, he had a 49-yard interception return from the end zone, broke up 2 passes, and had 2 solo tackles.

HONORABLE MENTION

CERRITOS

Rylon Thomas, RB, 5-9, 200, So, Valencia HS - 12 carries 90 yards, TD (18)

Terrell Cole, CB, 6-0, 185, So, Lakewood HS - 4 solo, 3 assisted tackles, TFL. (He is tripping to Boise State this weekend - 10/6/06)

Aaron Alonzo, LB, 6-1, 235, So, Mayfair HS - 1 solo, 8 assisted tackles

Genoa Dill, 6-0, 195, So, Compton HS - Returned kickoff 95 yards for touchdown – second in his career

EL CAMINO
Boo Jackson, QB, 6'2, 190, Fr., Lompoc HS – 17-of-25 for 339 yards and 3 TDs with a long of 75-yards

Corey Surrency, WR, 6'4, 205, South Ridge HS, FL – 4 receptions for 128-yards and 1 TD with a long of 75-yards

Kayne Farquharson, WR, 6-2, 190, So., Homestead HS, FL – 5 receptions for 106 yards and 1 TD with a long of 45 yards

Elisha Mueller, LB, 6-1, 220, So., Carson HS – 13 tackles with 4 solo, 1 tackle for loss, 1 pass deflection, 1 QB hurry

Vuna Tuihalamaka, LB, 6'0, 225, So., Hawthorne HS – 11 tackles with 4 solo, 1 tackle for loss

FULLERTON
Luke Tracy, QB, 6-2, 205, So., San Juan Capistrano, CA/Irvine HS - Rushing: 13 for 108 yards 2 TDs; Passing: 30atts-14comps-3ints- 2TDs

Mike Jablonsky, LB, 6-3, 240, So., Yorba Linda/Esperanza HS - 8 solo tackles, 3 assists, 9.5 total

GOLDEN WEST
Les Obie, QB, 6-0, 180, Fr., Huntington Beach, CA/Huntington Beach HS – 17 for 30 passing, 129 yards, 0 interceptions, 1 passing TD, 1 rushing TD

James Crowley, WR, 6-2, 210, So., Ocean City, NJ/Ocean City HS- 10 catches for 84 yards, 1 interception

Patrick Tafua – DB, 6-0, 190, Fr., Westminster, CA/Westminster HS – 10 tackles (8 solo), 1 interception

LONG BEACH
Josh Powell, QB, 6-3, 225, Fr., Spokane, WA/Shadle Park HS – Threw for a season-best 197 yards and 3 TDs on 15 of 25 passing with 0 interceptions. Also ran 13 times for 46 yards, including a 4-yard TD.

LaTroy Dinkins, WR, 6-1, 195, So., Long Beach, CA/Jordan HS – 5 catches for 84 yards with 2 TDs (51, 10 yards).

MT. SAN ANTONIO
Travis Lee WR, 5-09, 165, SO, Thomas Jefferson – 3 receptions for 88 yards and a TD. 3 punt returns for 104 with a long of 85

Chris Huley DB, 6'00, 180, SO, Waukegan (IL) – 6 solo tackles

ORANGE COAST
Andrew Banks RB 6'1" 190 Fr. North Torrance - 30 carries for 121 yards

Kekoa Crowell QB 6'1" 180 So. Kauai, HI - 28-16-1-212 yards

Brock Jaramillo K 5'8" 175 So. Chaparral - 3-3 on FG's 2-2 PAT's

Ryan Wolfe DE 6'3" 245 So. Trabuco Hills - 4 solo 6 assists 1.5 sacks

Matt Harris LB 6'1" 235 Fr. Mission Viejo - 4 solo (1 for loss) 2 assists caused fumble

PALOMAR
Donnell Fulford, RB, 5-10, 200, Fr, Temecula / Temecula Chaparral HS - Scored 2 TD's vs. El Camino; Rushed for 73 yds and a TD on 17 carries; also took short pass and turned it into a 28-yd TD reception

Chauncey Dariso, CB, 5-10, 175, Fr, Oceanside / Oceanside HS - 7 tackles (5 solo), broken up pass, interception in end zone when he took ball away from El Camino receiver

PASADENA
Marlon Anderson, WR, 5-7, 170, FR, Lyndon B Johnson (Austin, TX)- Eight receptions for 44 yards, 1 carry for 3 yards and returned a kickoff 86 yards for a Lancer TD. Finished with 183 all-purpose yards.

David Reed, WR, 6-1, 180, FR, New London (CT) - Caught 4 passes for 120 yards, including spectacular TD bombs of 56 and 62 yards from David Pittman.

Breyon Williams, DB, 5-9, 175, SO, Muir HS (Pasadena) - 1 interception, 2 pass breakups and 3 tackles

Nigel Orozco, P, 5-8, 160, FR, Crescenta Valley HS - Had punts of 60 and 62 yards, averaged 41.3 in six kicks, had 3 extra points as a kicker.

RIVERSIDE
Shane McComb, LB, 5-10, 205, Fr, Hemet - Intercepted a pass and returned it 54 yards for a TD. Also had 2 solo tackles and 6 assists

Jamaal Scott, DB, 5-9, 175, Fr, San Bernardino - Blocked an Orange Coast punt and then scoped it up and returned it 12 yards for a TD.

SADDLEBACK
PT Gates, RB, 5'11, 195, So, Marian Catholic HS – Had 16 carries for 103 yards and 1 TD and added 7 receptions for 92 yards and 2 TD's.

Andrew Nakihei, RB, 5'9, 185, Fr, Maui HS (HI) – Had 7 carries for 78 yards and a TD, averaging 11.1 yards per carry.

Entire Saddleback defense – The Saddleback defense limited Mt. SAC to 68 rushing yards (57 yards coming from Antonio Williams in the closing minutes of the game against the Gaucho reserves). The Gauchos sacked Mountie QB Jake Fadden 5 times and intercepted 3 Fadden passes.

Chris Cole, DB, 5'11, 215, So, Mission Viejo HS – The transfer from the University of Hawaii had 5 tackles, 1 tackle for lost yardage, and returned a fumble on the final play of the game 98 yards for a touchdown.

Rico Russo, FS, 6'0, 185, Fr, Granite Bay HS – Posted 5 tackles, had 1 tackle for lost yardage, had 1 pass break up, and had 1 interception which he returned 32 yards.

SANTA ANA
DeAndre Williams, WR, 6-3, 195, So., Long Beach Poly HS - 5 catches 155 yards 2 TDs

Brian Allen, RB, 5-8, 180, So., Fullerton HS - 23 carries 163 yards 3 TDs

Nathan Mitani, DB, 6-0, 200, So., Edison HS - 8 tackles, seven solo

Eric Rivera, DB, 6-2, 190, So., La Habra HS - 85-yard interception return for TD

Dominik Bronowicki, K, 6-1, 205, So., Edison HS - 5 punts 154 yards, 2 XP
 

 


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