YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – There were some big wins and big numbers thrown around in Week Three of the high school football season. And some players certainly caught the eyes of WKBN Sports Team 27.
Here are the contenders for our WKBN Big 22:
Mark Waid: Girard’s junior quarterback passed for 281 yards, rushed for 131 and accounted for five touchdowns in the Indians’ big win over Warren JFK Saturday night.
Parker Sherry: East Palestine earned their first win of the season thanks, in part, to quarterback Parker Sherry. He racked up over 380 totals yards and four touchdowns in the Bulldogs win over Campbell.
Vinnie Fiorenza: Canfield quarterback Vinnie Fiorenza accounted for well over 400 total yards and three touchdowns as the Cardinals handed Chardon its first regular season loss in nearly two years.
Zach Rogers: Lakeview quarterback Zach Rogers only completed four passes last Friday night, but they were all touchdowns in the Bulldogs’ 34-6 victory over LaBrae.
Jack Cappabianca: It was another big game for Western Reserve senior Jack Cappabianca. He rushed for 203 yards, scored three touchdowns and racked up 12 tackles on defense in the Devils’ 10-point win over Steubenville Catholic Central.
Willie Mitchell: And finally, our Player of the Game from last Friday night was Struthers running back Willie Mitchell. He rushed for 213 yards and scored four times, helping the Wildcats knock off Niles in our WKBN Game of the Week.