High School Football Team Highlights:
Starpoint won its first playoff game since 1990 with a 25-7 win over West Seneca East.
Olean remained unbeaten with a comeback victory over Alden.
Timon/St. Jude upset Canisius 7-0 to break the Crusader’s 7 game win streak.
Lackawanna which lost 48-6 to Medina in Week 2 defeated the Mustangs 16-8 in a major upset for the Steelers.
North Tonawanda stopped Iroquios on a 4th and 3 on the Jack’s 15 yard line with 2 minutes left in the game to spark the Jack’s win over the Chiefs.
Kenmore East won its 1st game in 2 years with a 28-12 win over Riverside.
Cheektowaga remained unbeaten with a shutout victory over Burgard.
Allegany-Limestone surprised Wilson 12-7 to advance to the Class C semi-finals.
Bennett moved to the semi-finals for the 3rd consecutive year defeating Grand Island 24-7.
St. Mary’s won its 1st game by defeating CV/Falconer 48-12.
St. Joe’s upset St. Francis with a 18-14 win over the Red Raiders.
Hutch-Tech improved to 6-2 with a win over Niagara Falls to advance to the section semi-finals.
Brock Blecha, Franklinville/Ellicottville pass for 177 yards and 4 TDs in the Titans win over Frewsburg.
Willie Belton, Cheektowaga Soph DB recorded 10 tackles and 2 sacks in the Warrior’s win over Burgard.
Austin Tober and Marcellus Overton, North Tonawanda defensive players combined for a game saving tackle and sparked the Jacks win over the Chiefs.
Joe Harrison, Timon/St. Jude SR RB/LB rushed for 86 yards, one TD and recorded 8 tackles in the Tigers upset of Canisius.
Terry Rutland, Starpoint SR RB rushed for 139 yards and 3 TDs in the Spartans win over West Seneca East.
Jon Wolf, Depew SR QB passed for 352 yards and 5 TDs in the Wildcats loss to Springville.
London Smith, Lackawanna JR WR/DB caught 4 passes for 2 TDs and recorded an interception and 7 tackles in the Steelers upset win over Medina.
Kameron Alexander, Gowanda SR RB rushed for 141 yards and 1 TD in the Panthers win over JFK.
Brendan Tait, West Seneca West SR QB passed for 165 yards and 2 TDs in the Indians win over Amherst.
Joe Dotterweich, North Tonawanda SR RB/LB/K recorded 6 tackles and booted 2 field goals to provide the margin of victory for the Jacks over the Chiefs.
Brandon Yax, Iroquois SR RB rushed for 151 yards and 2 TDs in the Chiefs loss to the Jacks.
Tyler White, Ken-West SR DE/LB recorded 11 tackles in the Blue Devils loss to the Legends.
Dillon Janca, Orchard Park SR QB rushed for 125 yards and 3 TDs in the Quakers win over the Spartans.
Ian Baker, Springville SR RB rushed for 113 yards and 3 TDs in the Griffins win over Depew.
Brad Benson, Maple Grove SR RB rushed for 82 yards and 3 TDs in the Red Dragons win over Portville.
Isaiah McDuffie, Bennett SR RB rushed for 151 yards and 2 TDs in the Tigers win over Grand Island.
Brendan Cimerman, Clarence JR DB blocked a punt and returned it forty yards for a TD to spark the Red Devils win over Jamestown. In addition he recorded 8 tackles and a ½ sack.
Casey Kelly, St. Joe’s Soph QB passed for 162 yards and also ran for 88 yards and 2 TDs in the Marauders win over St. Francis.
Zack Woodward, North Tonawanda SR QB/DB passed for 66 yards, 1 TD, recorded an interception and 17 tackles to spark the Lumberjacks win over Iroquois.
Daemani Devonshire, Hutch-Tech DB recorded 5 tackles including a one on one tackle to preserve the Engineers win over the Wolverines.
DJae Perry, St. Mary’s RB scored 3 TDs in the Lancers 1st win of the season.