Friday Nght Phenoms: Week 2
Southwest Recruiting Analyst
Posted Sep 5, 2011
Jason Jewell

D.J. Foster wins POTW honors but who else stood out this past week? Read more inside...

Week 2 of Friday Night Phenoms

Player of the Week

*Goes to Saguaro RB D.J. Foster and his 277 yards and 6 TDs rushing against Saguaro on Cox's Thursday game of the week.


*Chavez QB Chandler Hovik had 3 passing and 1 rushing TD Friday.

*Brophy junior Tyler Bruggman went 17 of 28 for 26 yards and 3 TDs against Boulder Creek.

*North Canyon QB Tre Grant had 271 yards and 4 TDs against O'Connor.

*Gilbert's Mitchell Trail had 221 yards and 3 TDs passing and 1 rushing in their win over Highland.

*Desert Mountain's Kyle Allen threw for 250 yards and 3 TDs in a loss to Dobson.

*In a loss to Brophy, Boulder Creek's Trevor Bonafasi rushed for 163 yards and 3 TDs, had 208 yards passing and even caught a 29 yard TD pass.

*Pinnacle's Jackson Harley had 219 yards and 5 TDs against Cactus Shadows and in the same game, in a losing effort, CS QB Bryce Kinsler passed for 467 yards and 2 TDs.

*Buckeye's Alex Alvarez had 372 yards and 5 TDs against Sierra Linda. Is favorite targets were Jason Ball (5 for 122 and 2 TDs) and Eric Haynes (4 for 90 and 2).

*Desert Ridge's Parker Rasmussen threw for 269 yards and 4 TDs in a win over Mt. View.

*Mt. Pointe's Dillan Johnson had 240 yards and 4 TDs against Mesa.

*Seton Catholic's Ryan Bresnahan passed for 274 yards and 4 TDs.


*Camelback's Ben Gardner ran for 173 yards and 2 TDs in their win over Central.

*First time on Phenoms, Brophy junior D'Amani Grayer had 139 yards and 3 scores vs. BC.

*Corona RB Dominic Mercurio rushed for 150 yards and scored 3 times, one on a kick return to help Tom Joseph get his first win at Corona Friday.

*Breakout year for Dobson RB T.J. Thomas thus far. He had 232 yards and 3 TDs against Desert Mt.

*Westview RB Shayne Miller had 3 TDs in a win over Tolleson.

*Kellis RB Waymon Payne had 203 yards and 4 Tds against Trevor Browne.

*Williams Field RB Alex Howard made the most of his 4 touches, he scored 3 times Friday.

*ALA's Alfred Erives rushed 8 times for 277 yards and 4 TDs against Cortez.


*North Canyon's Stokeley Session had 3 grabs for 100 yards and 2 TDs in their win over O'Connor.

*Basha's Nate Phillips had 10 catches for 151 yards and 1 kick return for a score.

*Liberty wideout Paul Pannicione had 4 TDs and a punt return for a score Friday.

*Mt. Pointe soph. Jalen Brown had 3 catches all for scores against Mesa.

Defense/Special Teams

*The Hamilton defense recorded an INT for a score, a safety and the special teams returned a kick for a score against Santa Fe from Cali.

*The Liberty D held Glendale to -35 yards.

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