Four Stars of the Week - Week Eight
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 Eight.
Our Class A Star of the Week is Jake Poole of South Portland. During the Red Riots' 34-17 victory against Portland, Jake went 10 for 13 for 200 yards and 2 touchdowns while also rushing for 100 yards and two more touchdowns. This is the second time he's been named a Star of the Week. He joins other previous South Portland nominated alumni such as Duncan Preston(2013), Michael Salvatore(2011), and Ryan Curit(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Garrett Poussard of Lewiston. Garrett had 25 carries for 140 yards, he ran for two touchdowns, and he recovered a fumble for a touchdown to help the Blue Devils defeat Edward Little.
The 2nd honorable mention is Tanner Bernier of Windham. Tanner threw two touchdown passes and ran for another touchdown for the Eagles as the beat Bangor.
Our Class B Star of the Week is Isaiah Schooler of Lawrence. During the Bulldogs 41-27 win against Messalonskee, Isaiah had 25 carries for 192 yards, he ran for a touchdown, he caught three passes for 81 yards, and he returned a kickoff for a touchdown. He joins other past nominated Lawrence alumni such as Anthony Sementelli(2012), Shaun Carroll(2011), and Christian Powers(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Adam McKenney of Gorham. Adam had 17 carries for 139 yards and four touchdowns as the Rams beat Westbrook.
The 2nd honorable mention is Marcus Christopher of Skowhegan. Marcus went 21 for 35 for 274 yards with five touchdowns through the air to help the Indians defeat Mt. Blue.
The Class C Star of the Week is Michael Norton, Jr. of Oceanside. In the Mariners 67-26 victory over Belfast, Michael had seven carries for 221 yards and four touchdowns. He also recorded ten tackles and a sack. This is the third team this season he has been named a Star of the Week. He joins other prior Oceanside/Rockland alumni such as Brandon DeBrosky(2016), Sam Meklin(2012 & 2010), Derek Miller(2010), and Tyler Fogg(2009).
The 1st honorable mention is Ryan Weare of Cape Elizabeth. Ryan had 17 carries for 111 yards and three touchdowns to help the Capers defeat York.
The 2nd honorable mention is Ryan Fredette of Winslow. Ryan had 28 carries for 218 yards and a touchdown as the Black Raiders won at Maine Central Institute.
Our Class D/E Star of the Week is Connor Crawford of Ellsworth. During the Eagles 48-12 victory over Washington Academy, Connor went 3 for 4 for 38 yards and threw for a touchdown, he ran 20 times for 210 yards and four touchdowns, he caught a pass for a touchdown, and he scored on a two-point conversion. He joins Devin Wright(2015) as the second Ellsworth nominated alumni.
The 1st honorable mention is Nick Clawson of Foxcroft Academy. Nick threw for 79 yards and a touchdown, while also running 19 times for 156 yards and three touchdowns, as the Ponies beat Mattanawcook Academy.
The 2nd honorable mention is Sean Whalen of Madison. Sean ran for four touchdowns as the Bulldogs beat Spruce Mountain.
Congratulations to everyone for your outstanding efforts.