Four Stars of the Week - Week Six
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 Six.
Our Class A Star of the Week is Zach Mitchell of Thornton Academy. During the Golden Trojans 40-0 victory against Oxford Hills, Will threw for 120 yards with two touchdowns while rushing for 54 yards on nine attempts. This is the second time this season that Zach has been named a Star of the Week. He joins other Thornton Academy alumni such as C.J. LaBreck(2017), Michael Laverriere(2016, 2014), Austin McCrum(2015), Eric Christensen(2012), Steve Trask(2009), and Zach Sheehan(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Jake Poole of South Portland. Jake went 12 for 22 for 99 yards while running 19 times for 110 yards with two touchdowns and two two-point conversions as the Red Riots defeated Sanford.
The 2nd honorable mention is Connor Sirois of Bonny Eagle. Connor threw 5 for 9 for 41 yards and a touchdown while running four times for 121 yards and two touchdowns as the Scots defeated Massabesic.
Our Class B Star of the Week is Tommy Springer of Marshwood. During the Hawks 42-19 win versus Falmouth, Tommy went 14 for 20, throwing for 186 yards with two touchdowns while also running eight times for 125 yards and two touchdowns. He joins other prior Marshwood nominated alumni such as Zach Doyon(2015), Brett Gerry(2012), and Cameron Roll(2012).
The 1st honorable mention is Marcus Christopher of Skowhegan. Marcus threw for 426 yards with seven touchdowns during the Indians loss to Biddeford.
The 2nd honorable mention is Austin Pelletier of Messalonskee. Austin ran for 256 yards and a touchdown while also intercepting two passes in the Eagles win against Brewer.
The Class C Star of the Week is Michael Norton, Jr. of Oceanside. In the Mariners 57-28 win against John Bapst, Michael ran for 151 yards with three touchdowns, returned a kickoff for a touchdown, recovered a fumble and ran it for a touchdown, and had two sacks. This is the second time this season that Michael has been named a Star of the Week. He joins other past Oceanside/Rockland nominated alumni such as Brandon DeBrosky(2016), Sam Meklin(2012 & 2010), Derek Miller(2010), and Tyler Fogg(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Tim Albert of Leavitt. Tim went 13-23 for 285 yards with two touchdowns along with 13 carries for 51 yards and a touchdown as Leavitt defeated Cape Elizabeth.
The 2nd honorable mention is Ryan Fredette of Winslow. Ryan had 20 carries for 141 yards and three touchdowns to help Winslow defeat Gardiner.
Our Class D/E Star of the Week is Matthew Young of Mattanawcook Academy. During the Lynx 63-22 win in Dexter, Matthew ran for 147 yards with two touchdowns, he caught a pass for a touchdown, returned a kickoff for a touchdown, had seven 2-point conversions, and kicked a point after try. He joins other previous Mattanawcook Academy nominated alumni such as Scott Jipson(2015) and Trysten Pelkey(2013 & 2012 & 2011).
The 1st honorable mention is Nick Clawson of Foxcroft Academy. Nick went 7 for 8, throwing for 169 yards with two touchdowns while also having nine carries for 85 yards and three touchdowns as the Ponies defeated Mount View.
The 2nd honorable mention is Dylan Desroches of Mountain Valley. Dylan ran 19 times for 229 yards and two touchdowns as the Falcons defeated Old Orchard Beach.
Congratulations to everyone for your outstanding efforts.