Our preseason pick of the cream of the crop for the 2012 season
Friday Night Phenoms: 9/17
* DE Drew Burgesser from Williams Field had 6 sacks in a win over CDO.
* Trey Grant from Centennial had 109 yards passing, 102 yards rushing and 2 total TDs in a win over Apollo.
* Luke Rubenzer from Saguaro had 283 yards and 4 TDs.
* Red Mountain's Mason Thorman had 4 TDs in a win over Mesa. # went to Drake Pierre.
* Emanuel Gant from Tempe totaled 200 yards and 3 TDs in a win over Coronado.
* Tyler Bruggman from Brophy had 4 TDs against O'Conner.
* Mountain View's Jon Clark makes the list for the first time with his 369 yards, 5 TD performance against Mountain Ridge. Clark hooked up with Clark Brown 9 times for 203 yards and 3 TDs.
* Highland QB Blake Young had 3 TDs against Corona.
* Tyler Roger's from Liberty threw from 291 yards and 5 TDs in a win over Peoria.
* Chandler's Darell Garretson threw for 383 yards and 2 TDs and rushed for another score on Friday against Basha.
* Mesquite Junior Payton Haslam threw for 353 yards and 5 TDs in a loss against Gilbert.
* Ironwood Ridge's Tyler Williams threw 3 TDs to Jake Matthews in a win over Cholla.
* Jack Peru from Trevor Browne rushed 168 yards and 2 TDs against Central.
* Westview's Sevion Morris took advantage of his 3 carries and rushed for 174 yards and 2 TDs in a win over Alhambra.
* Saguaro's Gena Adams had 203 yards and 2 TDs total against Fountain Hills.
* Kyle Woolard from Desert Edge had 240 yards and 2 TDs.
* Boulder Creek's Stephen Landeros had 114 yards rushing and 4 TDs and caught 4 passes against St. Mary's.
* Kani Benoit from Thunderbird had for TDs in a win over PV.
* Jett Robertson from Ironwood rushed for 217 yards and 2 TDs against Sunnyslope.
* Horizon's Charlie Quinn rushed for 209 yards and 4 TDs.
* Queen Creek's Matt Guida rushed for 261 yards and 2 TDs in a win over Cactus Shadows.
* Brian McCardy from Nogales had 238 yards and 4 TDs in a win over Douglas.
* Chris Snodgrass from Sahuarita had 207 yards and 4 scores against Desert View.
* Kevionte Alexander from Rincon rushed for 204 yards and 4 TDs against Catalina.
* Antony Thompson from Willow Canyon had 201 yards and 5 TDs.
* Kellis RBs B.J. Freeman and D.J. Hampton had big nights against Independence. Freeman rushed for 195 yards and 5 TDs while Hampton had 154 yards and 2 TDs. He also returned a fumble for a TD.
* Marche Dennard from Brophy had 176 yards and 2 TDs against O'Conner.
* Christian Kirk from Saguaro had 166 yards and 2 TDs.
* Fairfax Junior, Derron Brown had a TD reception and return INT for a score against Tolleson.
* In a loss against Cactus, Greenway's Joey McDonald caught 8 passes for 171 yards and 2 TDs.
* Elroy Masters from Sunrise Mountain had 5 catches all for scores and 254 yards in a win over Copper Canyon.
* Nate Phillips from Basha had 154 yards against Chandler.
* Seton Catholic's Matt Haggerty was great on both sides of the ball, he had 114 yards receiving and 3 INT against San Tan Foothills.
* TE Matt Bushman from Sabino had 212 and a score against Sunnyside.
* Sahuaro's Cole Stearns had 140 yards and 4 TDs in a win over Yuma.
* Desert Edge defense had 8 INT, 4 by Ronald Dowdell, in a win over Verrado.
* The Salpointe offense had 602 yards in a win over Mountain View. QB Cameron Denson, had 239 on the ground 129 in the air while RB Johnny Pena had 176 yards rushing.
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