Four Stars of the Week - Week Three
We are proud to announce our selections for the Maine Four Stars of the Week! This honors the outstanding individual achievement from the five classes. Here are our selections for the stars and honorable mentions of Week Three.
Our Class A Star of the Week is Will Mitchell of Thornton Academy. During the Golden Trojans 32-28 victory over Scarborough, Will went 17-26 for 243 yards with three touchdowns in the air and one rushing touchdown. He joins over former Thornton Academy nominated alumni such as Michael Laverriere(2016, 2014), Austin McCrum(2015), Eric Christensen(2012), Steve Trask(2009), and Zach Sheehan(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Alex Sprague of Bonny Eagle. Alex ran for three touchdowns and caught a pass for a touchdown as the Scots defeated Portland.
The 2nd honorable mention is Max Coffin of Cheverus. Max had 25 carries for 117 yards. He ran for a touchdown and returned an interception for a touchdown as Cheverus lost to Edward Little.
Our Class B Star of the Week is Austin Pelletier of Messalonskee. In the Eagles 57-42 win against Skowhegan, Austin had 33 carries for 341 yards and seven touchdowns. He was also named a Star of the Week in 2016. He joins over previous Messalonskee nominees such as Jack Bernatchez(2015 & 2014), Jake Dexter(2013), Sam Dexter(2011), Justin Tinsman(2010), and Keenan Knox(2010).
The 1st honorable mention is Marcus Christopher of Skowhegan. Marcus went 43 for 60 with 435 passing yards and five touchdowns as Skowhegan lost to Messalonskee.
The 2nd honorable mention is Anthony Sousa of Cony. Anthony went 18 for 30, threw for 254 yards and three touchdowns while running for 47 yards with a touchdown as the Rams defeated Brunswick.
Our Class C Star of the Week is Colby Lee of Mount Desert Island. During the Trojans 43-22 win in Bucksport, Colby had 21 carries for 313 yards with four touchdowns and an interception. He joins over past MDI nominated alumni such as Tanner Bickford(2015), Jon Phelps(2013), and Nat Hinckley(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Adam Bertrand of Maine Central Institute. Adam had 11 carries for 121 yards with three touchdowns to go with two interceptions, one of which went for a touchdown, as the Huskies defeated Belfast.
The 2nd honorable mention is Ben Dorval of Winslow. Ben had ten carries for 154 yards with two rushing touchdowns and another touchdown on a punt return to help the Black Raiders beat Waterville.
Our Class D/E Star of the Week is Sean Whalen of Madison. During the Bulldogs 47-8 win over Winthrop/Monmouth, Sean had ten carries for 105 yards, ran for two touchdowns, and caught four passes for 120 yards with two more touchdowns. He joins over past Madison alumni such as Chase Malloy(2015) and Cody Saucier(2014).
The 1st honorable mention is Lucas Francis of Lisbon. Lucas had 25 carries for 210 yards and three touchdowns as the Greyhounds defeated Mountain Valley.
The 2nd honorable mention is Cooper Chiasson of Dirigo. Cooper ran for 157 yards and made 12 tackles as Dirigo fell to Spruce Mountain.
Congratulations to everyone for your outstanding efforts.