After another fun week of the high school football season, it’s time to look back on the best performances.
Read about the players who stood out last week and let us know who you think should be the Morris/Sussex Player of the Week in the poll at the bottom of this page.
Voting closes at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Sussex Tech running back
Baker ran 22 times for 174 yards and four touchdowns in a 43-26 victory for the Fighting Mustangs over Kinnelon. Baker found the end zone in all four quarters, including a five-yard run to build a 15-0 first quarter lead and a 12-yard run for a 29-6 halftime advantage.
Morristown defensive back
The Colonials are among the best in the area because of plays this season from players like Brown. Despite the offense sputtering during a 13-7 loss to Mount Olive, Brown provided the only Morristown points of the game. Brown’s interception of a Jake Asbury throw resulted in an 80-yard touchdown return the other way, which tied the game at seven at the time.
Mountain Lakes tight end/linebacker
Dzamba has worked himself back from injury to contribute more on both sides of the ball. Dzamba got his first offensive touchdown of the season this week, a 10-yard touchdown catch in the second quarter of a 33-6 win over Madison. The senior is more well known for his defensive skills, which he showed off moments later with a 56-yard interception returned for a touchdown.
Pequannock running back
Horgan led a Pequannock rushing attack that was varied and effective against Whippany Park in a 35-6 victory. Horgan rushed 12 times for 165 yards, including a 93-yard touchdown run that broke the backs of the Wildcats.
Kurilko was a big component of the Braves shutting out Wallkill Valley in a 14-0 victory. The sophomore had 12 total tackles, including…
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Publish date : 2023-09-18 12:29:43
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