Readers can vote for their top performers in the new poll at upper right, or they can vote for one of the following by posting a comment at the bottom of this blog post. We put our finalists in the poll, but they are not the only nominees.
We had many strong performances Friday, including a career milestone and a superb defensive game. Here are some top choices:
Scottie Frisina, QB, Corry: 8-of-19 passing, 217 yards, 4 TDs. He also topped the 4,000-yard passing mark for his career.
Josh Rzepecki, TE, Harbor Creek: 6 receptions, 168 yards, TD catches of 9, 26, 27 and 70 yards.
Josh Giannamore, QB, Harbor Creek: 12-of-20 passing, 235 yards, 4 TDs
Mike Bizzarro, WR, McDowell: 2 receptions, 80 yards, TD catches of 17 and 63 yards
Scott Harris, RB, McDowell: 8 rushes, 113 yards, 2 TDs
Noah Ackerman, PK, Cathedral Prep: Three extra-point kicks and field goals of 35 and 43 yards. The 43-yarder tied him for the third-longest in Prep history.
Jordan Kerner, LB, Fairview: 12 tackles and 2 sacks, including key sack on Fort LeBoeuf’s final drive
Jared Lane, RB, Fairview: 15 rushes, 138 yards, 61-yard TD run, despite playing with injured hamstring
Corey McWilliams, WR, Fort LeBoeuf: 10 receptions, 168 yards
B.J. Arrowsmith, QB, Fort LeBoeuf: 13-of-22 passing, 220 yards
Casey Pace, RB, Fort LeBoeuf: 32 rushes, 147 yards, TD
Courtney Harden-Pullium, WR, Strong Vincent: 3 receptions, 95 yards, 2 TDs
Cory Lee, RB, General McLane: 15 rushes, 155 yards, TD
Casey Baker, QB, Conneaut Valley: 6-of-12 passing, 193 yards, 2 TDs
Nick Copeland, RB, Northwestern: 3 rushes, 102 yards, 2 TDs
Jared Burger, RB, Union City: 33 rushes, 169 yards, TD
Cody Johnson, RB, Oil City: 16 rushes, 200 yards; TD runs of 37 and 68 yards