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Trey Staunch, West Middlesex – Had a solid game at quarterback as the Big Reds beat Moniteau 27-8. Staunch rushed for 42 yards and two touchdowns and threw for 112 yards.
Zach Bigley, Lakeview – Had a hand in three touchdowns as the Sailors beat Conneaut 28-14. Bigley had touchdown runs of 32 and 68 yards and threw for one touchdown. He finished with 116 rushing yards.
Jauwan Ford, East – Scored three touchdowns, including the game-winner in overtime of a 28-22 win over Central Tech. Ford rushed for three touchdowns and threw for one. He also scored the game-tying 2-point conversion in the final minute of regulation.
Eugene Husband, Central Tech – Scored two touchdowns and ran for 65 yards in a 28-22 overtime loss to East. He also caught three passes for 37 yards.
John Pascuzzi, Eisenhower – Carried the ball 15 times for 150 yards and three touchdowns in a 48-19 win over Maplewood.
Chad Eisenhooth, Cochranton – Had a hand in four touchdowns in a 49-14 win over Cambridge Springs. Eisenhooth threw for two touchdowns, ran for one and recovered a fumble in the end zone. He threw for 194 yards and ran for 66.
Jesse Rodgers, Sharon – Threw for three touchdowns and ran for one in a 40-12 win over Saegertown. Rodgers threw for 246 yards for the Tigers.
DeShawn Coleman, Hickory – Ran for 132 yards and two touchdowns on eight carries in a 35-10 win over Greenville. He also returned a punt 38 yards for a touchdown.
Kel Barnes, Girard – Had 25 carries for 226 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-7 win over Fairview.
Donovan Owens, Fort LeBoeuf – Drilled a 24-yard field goal with seconds left to give the Bison a 17-14 win over Harbor Creek.
Nate Smith, Corry – Threw for two touchdowns and ran for one more in a 35-28 win over North East. Smith ran for 64 yards and threw for 92.
Rocky Owens, North East – Rushed for 185 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries in a 35-28 loss to Corry.
Kyle Ritchey, Franklin - Threw for 318 yards and three touchdowns in a 61-21 loss to DuBois.
Bryson Paulinellie, DuBois – Scored five touchdowns in a 61-21 win over Franklin. Paulinellie caught four catches for 102 yards, including three touchdowns, returned an interception for a touchdown and ran for a 32-yard touchdown.
Jeff Croll, Slippery Rock – Ran for 148 yards and three touchdowns on nine carries in a 42-7 win over Meadville.
James Conner, McDowell – Carried the ball 13 times for 165 yards and three touchdowns in a 48-14 win over General McLane.
Damion Terry, Cathedral Prep – Threw for 265 yards and four touchdowns in a 48-22 win over Strong Vincent. He also ran for 33 yards.
Austin Jerman, Warren – Threw for 88 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 101 yards and one touchdown in an 83-12 win over Clarion-Limestone.
Foster Reznor, Grove City – Scored two crucial touchodwns in a 19-7 win over Wilmington.
Rocco Gatta, Youngsville – Had 11 carries for 174 yards and two touchdowns in a 46-41 win over Iroquois.
Josh Ott, Mercyhurst Prep – Collected a hat trick in a 5-2 win over Steel Valley.
David Jeffries, Commodore Perry – Scored two goals on his birthday to lead the Panthers to a huge 2-1 win over Slippery Rock. He also had two goals in a 5-0 win over Iroquois.
Tyler Bone, Conneaut – Put together a hat trick to lead the Eagles to a 3-0 win over Titusville.
Matt Schenberg, Saegertown – Scored twice as the Panthers beat Fort LeBoeuf 6-1. He also had two assists in a 3-0 win over Strong Vincent.
Jake VanHouten, Eisenhower – Had four goals in an 8-2 win over Oil City. He also scored the game-winning goal with three seconds left in a 3-2 win over Corry. VanHouten also scored three times in a 6-0 win over Titusville.
Eric Campbell, Harbor Creek – Scored two goals to lead the Huskies to a 4-1 win over Central Tech. He also had two goals in a 4-1 win over Warren.
Teddy Martin, Cathedral Prep – Finished with two goals as the Ramblers beat General McLane 2-1.
Justin Peidle, Hickory – Collected three goals in a 4-1 win over Sharpsville.
Will Juergens, Mercer – Had two goals and one assist in a 4-0 win over DuBois.
Nathan Sandberg, Warren – Posted an impressive shutout in goal as the Dragons beat North East 2-0.
Eldin Sabic, McDowell – Scored the match’s only goal in a 1-0 win over St. Francis (N.Y.).
Jared Ruth, Oil City – Had three goals in a 4-2 win over West Middlesex.
Sarah Kaiser, Mercyhurst Prep – Scored two goals and dished out two assists in a 7-0 rout of Central Tech.
Kaylee Lewis, Harbor Creek – Had two goals and two assists in an 8-0 win over North East.
Alexa Dunn, Girard – Scored in the second overtime to give the YellowJackets a thrilling 2-1 win over Iroquois.
Caroline Mashyna, McDowell – Drilled the game-winning goal in overtime to give the Trojans a 5-4 win over Villa Maria.
Jordan Oberlander, Fort LeBoeuf – Scored with less than two minutes left to give the Bison a 1-0 win over Mercer.
Courtney Herget, Iroquois – Had a hat trick in a 7-0 win over Maplewood. She also scored four times in an 8-0 win over Corry.
Rebekah Landers, Cambridge Springs – Finished with one goal and one assist in a 2-0 win over Conneaut.
Noelle Vallimont, Central Tech – Had two goals in a 2-1 win over North East.
Emma Levitt, Sharon – Scored twice in a 4-0 win over Oil City.
Challen Litwiler, Conneaut – Had 18 kills and eight digs as the Eagles beat McDowell in four games.
Danielle Hayes, McDowell – Finished with 13 kills and six blocks in a four-game loss to Conneaut. She also had 17 kills, eight digs and six blocks in a five-game loss to Meadville.
Leah Jones, Meadville – Had 15 kills and 14 digs in a sweep of General McLane. She also had 18 kills and 25 digs in a win over McDowell.
Molly Regan, General McLane – Collected 22 assists in a loss to Meadville.
Lauren Kenny, Mercyhurst Prep – Crushed 14 kills in a sweep of Eisenhower. She also had 12 kills in a sweep of Seneca.
Karly Stoddard, Harbor Creek – Finished with 19 assists and seven digs in a sweep of Titusville. She also had 21 assists in a loss to Iroquois.
Hannah Tombaugh, Iroquois - Played a crucial role in the Braves’ surprising sweep of rival Harbor Creek.
Kristen Scurpa, Sharpsville - Had 27 assists, six kills and five digs in a sweep of Wilmington.
Taylor Miller, Union City – Dished out 23 assists in a four-game win over Franklin.
Allison Mild, West Middlesex – Had 40 assists in a five-set loss to Mercer.
Abby Jones, Franklin – Finished with 19 points, 13 kills and nine blocks in a four-set win over Grove City.
Brooklyn Goodsel, Corry – Earned an award as the best hitter at the Moon tournament. Corry lost in the semifinals of the tournament to Hopewell.
Charlie Holt, Meadville golf – Shot an even-par 71 to finish second at the Corry tournament.
Brett Rinker, Slippery Rock golf - Won the Corry tournament with a round of 68.
Andrew Britton, Cathedral Prep golf – Shot a 31 at J.C. Martin to help the Ramblers win a mega-match.
Adrianna Jeffress, McDowell tennis – Continued her impressive season with a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 1 singles against Villa Maria.
Maggie Rutkowski, Villa Maria water polo – Scored four goals in a 16-11 win over Mechanicsburg in the Screaming Eagle tournament.
Rachel Weibel, Fairview water polo - Had three goals on Friday and four more Saturday in the Screaming Eagle tournament.
Alyssa Linden, McDowell water polo – Scored seven goals in two matches during the Screaming Eagle tournament.
Josh Daniel, McDowell water polo – Finished with 16 goals in four matches at the Screaming Eagle tournament.
Mike Squeglia, Cathedral Prep water polo – Had 10 goals in four matches at the Screaming Eagle tournament.
Bernadette Prichard, Villa Maria cross country – Won the Red, White and Blue Classic in Pittsburgh with a time of 18 minutes, 51 seconds.
Dan Jaskowak, Grove City cross country – Won the B race at the Red, White and Blue Classic in Pittsburgh with a time of 16:22.
Ryan Smathers, North East cross country – Took second at the Spiked Shoe Invitational after running a 16:02.
Jeremy Parsons, Maplewood cross country – Won the White race at the Big Red Invitational with a time of 17:12.
Zack Ford, Meadville golf – Shot a 73 to help the Bulldogs win a Region 3 mega-match.
Matt McCort, Titusville golf – Finished with a round of 73 to win a Region 5 mega-match.