BUFFALO, NY — Here are the ten finalists for 2017 Connolly Cup, the award given annually to Western New York's top high school football player.

Keshone Beal, Cheektowaga.
Max Giordano, Lancaster.
Jayce Johnson, Canisius.
Rashad Law, Maryvale.
Ryan Mansell, Lancaster.
Matt Myers, West Seneca West.
CJ Perillo, Iroquois.
Jacob Sarow, Akron.
Cole Snyder, Southwestern.
Aaron Wahler, Cleveland hill.

The 47th annual Connolly Cup will be awarded Saturday, Dec. 2 at Ilio DiPaolo's in Blasdell.