Celebration Cinema Player of the Game
Bryce scored in all 3 phases of the game in the Rangers 41-0 victory at home over Jenison! He had a 99-yd. INT return for a touchdown, an 80-yd. run for a TD, and a 72-yd. punt return for a TD. Not to mention another interception in the end zone to stop a Jenison scoring drive.
This second year starter led Lowell to a (14-0) victory over state power Rockford on Friday night to push the Red Arrows to a (2-0) start this season and a (14-1) record when David is under center. He had an unbelievable 1-yard TD run where he broke 3 tackles and actually had to gain about 6 yards to get the second TD of the game for Lowell.
Sincere started both ways for the Sailors in a hard fought 30-24 OT win over Rockford, carrying the ball 10 times for 51 yards and scoring the winning touchdown on offense while collecting 13 tackles to lead the Mona Shores defense!
11\15 - 302 yards - 5TDs
Position: Wide Receiver/Safety
5 catches - 125 yards - 3TDs and a 48-yard Interception Return for a TD
13 carries - 113 yards - 3 TDs....Hunter scored all 3 touchdowns in Zeeland West's Week #5 (22-14) victory over Byron Center, including the game-winning score with 3 seconds left.
Connor rushed for 186 yards and 2TDs on 30 carries in the Pioneers 28-7 win over Grand Rapids Christian to improve to (6-0). He also had a 93-yard kickoff return for a TD to start the game.
Forest Hills Central Offensive Line
Position: Offensive Line
#78 - Christian Balanda - Senior #55 - Ryan Gast - Senior #52 - Seth Udell - Senior #76 - Kyle Wojczynski - Junior #56 - Elijah Gurley - The Rangers rushed for 4 TDs on the night and improved to (7-0) on the season behind this big offensive line.
Position: Offensive & Defensive Lineman
Jalen was an offensive and defensive force in the Cougars (35-33) win over their rival West Catholic at 5/3rd. Ballpark. Jalen was moved around the field all night long, and many times was double-teamed or blocked two guys to help control the line of scrimmage for the Cougars. Jalen has already verbally committed to play college football next year for Jim Harbaugh and the University of Michigan, and earlier this month, he received his jersey and invite to play in the US Army All-American game this upcoming January in San Antonio. Jalen is believed to be the first player from the Grand Rapids area to receive such an honor!
Keegan Ensing led the Chix to a perfect (9-0) regular season record and outright OK-Green Conference Championship with their 28-8 win over rival Zeeland West. For the night, Keegan was 10-16 passing for 163 yards and 1 TD....and on the ground, he rushed for 126 yards on 20 carries with 2 more TDs.
4 carries for 66 yards - 1TD 50yd. punt return for a TD 54yd. interception return for a TD 6 tackles on defense
Tate had the winning touchdown catch against Muskegon Mona Shores in their Division2 District Final game on Friday night. The Rangers improved to (11-0) on the season and advance to the Regional Championships this weekend! Hallock had 4 catches for 130 yards - 1TD and 10 tackles on defense.
Zack rushed for 8 carries for 123 yards and had a 67-yard TD run for the game winner in a (28-26) win over Portland last Friday night in a Division 5 Regional Final! With the victory, the Falcons are now (10-2) on the season and headed to the Division 5 Semifinals to take on (12-0) Frankenmuth this Saturday.
He rushed 15 times for 172 yards and 4TDs, and he also threw a 42-yard TD pass as Muskegon improved to (13-0) on the season with an impressive (42-0) Division 3 - Semifinal win over (12-0) Battle Creek Harper Creek. The win advanced the Big Reds to the Div. 3 State Championship game this Saturday night - 7:30pm at Ford Field in Detroit against the (12-1) Hawks of Farmington Hills Harrison.
Gaetano threw for 198 yards and 2 touchdowns and carried the ball 15 times for 70 yards and another score as the Falcons completed the 5-peat, becoming just one of three schools in MHSAA high school football history to win 5 consecutive state titles. For Gaetano, it was his third consecutive state title as the Falcons starting quarterback.
Nolan rushed 36 times for 306 yards and 4 touchdowns as the Cougars went back-to-back with state championships in Division 4! Fugate was just one yard shy of tying the MHSAA State Finals individual rushing record, and he also caught 4 passes for 86 yards and another score.