Friday Night Phenoms: 11/11
Southwest Recruiting Analyst
Posted Nov 12, 2013
Jason Jewell

Playoff edition of Friday Night Phenoms. It is win or go home.

Player of the Week

* Saguaro’s Luke Rubenzer broke the state’s all-time TD record against Washington. On the night he threw for 256 yards and 6 TDs while rushing for 151 yards and 1 more score.


* In an upset of Horizon,
Zach Werlinger from Basha threw for 453 yards and 3 TDs. He had four 100 yard receivers Rajhan Meriwether, Doc O’Connor, Joe Storm and Ryan Robertson all went over the century mark.

* Junior
Emanuel Gant from Tempe threw for 451 yards and 5 TDs.

* Desert Edge’s Anthony Hernandez makes the list again. He threw for 440 yards versus Thunderbird.

* QB battle in the Pinnacle v. Mt. View game. John Clark from Mountain View threw for 329 yards and 4 TDs while Brian Lewerke from Pinnacle threw for 321 yards and 6 TDs.

* Liberty junior Tyler Wyatt had 4 rushing TDs and 2 passing against Marana Mt. View.

* Dalton Sneed from Horizon threw for 299 yards and 3 TDs.

* Junior Tyler Bloom from Higley threw for 261 yards and 2 TDs.

* Mt. Pointe’s Antonio Hinojosa threw 3 TD passes, all to Jalen Brown.

* Josh Eckley from Marcos had 338 yards passing, 103 yards rushing and 4 total TDs.

* Chandler’s Bryce Perkins had 299 total yards and 5 TDs.

* Andy Cota from Salpointe threw 3 TDs against Cibola, 2 to Cameron Denson.


* Shadow Ridge RB Chris Salsberry rushed for 317 yards and 5 TDs against Catalina Foothills.

Taren Morrison from Desert Ridge had 283 yards, and3 TDs against Desert Mountain.

* Horizon’s Luke Quinn rushed for 187 yards and 3 TDs.

* Ryan Velez from Brophy had 185 yards rushing and 2 TDs. He also returned a kickoff 94 yards KO return TD.

* Pinnacle’s Josh Hoekstra rushed for 179 yards and 2 TDs.

* Tyler Whiley from Chaparral rushed for 173 yards and 1 TD and also had 3 receiving TDs against Tolleson.

* Basha’s Rajhan Meriwether had 152 yards rushing, 122 receiving and 4 total TDs.

* Catalina Foothills RB Ty Cruz had 214 yards and 4 TDs against Shadow Ridge.

* Antonio Campanella from Seton Catholic had 4 rushing TDs.

* In an upset of MWC, Isaiah Brittain from Tempe Prep had 121 yards and 2 TDs.

* Sabino RB Zach Joseph had 194 yards and 5 TDs against Tempe.

* Agua Fria’s Marquice Paige had 212 yards against Williams Field.


Christian Kirk from Saguaro had 232 yards rushing, 68 yards receiving and 4 TDs against Washington.

Special Teams/Defense/All-Purpose

* The
Hamilton defense had 3 safeties and allowed just 16 total yards.

* Qualen Cunningham from Hamilton had 4 sacks and broke the HHS single-season record.

* Peoria’s
Darius Aguire had 90 and 70 yard punt return TDs and a 95 yard KOR TD.

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