Northern California high school football: Top stars, best performances in Week 2 of 2021 season

High school football is now in full swing in California, and Week 2 featured several standout performances across Northern California.

Several teams in SBLive’s Top 25 statewide rankings had big games in Week 2, including No. 6 Serra defeating No. 21 Valley Christian 33-26. No. 11 Folsom defeated Granite Bay 35-25 and No. 17 Central (Fresno) outdueled Clovis 35-31.

Here’s a quick look at some of the top stars and memorable performances from the second week of contests.

Note: Entries are based on information provided by coaches, statisticians, media members and high school football fans. Don’t see any details for your team’s game? Email some notes and/or stats to


Dominique Lampkin, San Mateo Serra QB

Lampkin completed 15 of 23 passes for four touchdowns and 224 yards, and added 79 rushing yards in a 33-26 win over San Jose Valley Christian.

Hassan Mahasin, Serra WR

Mahasin was Lampkin’s top target with 115 yards and two touchdowns receiving.

Jurrion Dickey, Valley Christian WR

Dickey helped Valley Christian nearly knock off the Padres, catching for two touchdowns and over 100 yards.

Adam Garwood, Los Gatos RB

Garwood led the Wildcats to a 45-0 blowout win over Milpitas with four rushing touchdowns, including three in the first quarter alone. Kyle Pinkham also had two first-half rushing touchdowns.

DJ Stevenson, Central (Fresno) QB

After the Grizzlies trailed 21-0, Stevenson led Central to a narrow 35-31 win over Clovis with 171 yards and two touchdowns passing plus 97 yards and two touchdowns rushing.

Tristan Risley, Clovis RB

Risley nearly lifted the Cougars over the reigning section champ with 169 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns.

Darian Leon-Guerrero, Vacaville RB

Leon-Guerrero ran for 171 yards and all four of Vacaville’s touchdowns in a 28-21 win over Davis.

Tyler Tremain, Folsom QB

Tremain threw for four touchdowns and ran for another in a 35-25 win over Granite Bay.

Ethan Menezes, Vista Del Lago RB

Menezes erupted for five touchdowns and 228 yards on the ground in a 63-6 blowout over El Camino.

Michael Ingrassia, Marin Catholic QB

Ingrassia led MC to a 35-0 rout of San Marin with 374 yards and three touchdowns in the air.

John Krepps, Marin Catholic WR

Krepps was Ingrassia’s top target, finishing with 155 yards and two touchdowns.

Charles McBride, Marin Catholic DE

McBride led MC’s dominant defensive effort with 2.5 sacks.

Isaiah Hidalgo, Central Valley QB

Hidalgo ran for three touchdowns and had a passing touchdown in a 42-6 win over Johansen.

Jackson Holt, Oakdale QB

Holt threw for 263 yards and a touchdown in a 38-35 win over Escalon.

Ty Harris, Escalon QB

Harris nearly led Escalon to a wild fourth quarter comeback victory with 283 yards and three touchdowns passing.

Luke Anderson, Escalon RB

Anderson ran for three touchdowns and 90 yards.

Elias Mullican, Rocklin RB

In a 29-21 win over Del Oro, Mullican turned just five carries into 135 yards and a touchdown. He also had two receptions for 31 yards and a touchdown.

Mason Davies, Mountain View RB

Davies ran for three touchdowns including a 75-yard dash in a 40-7 win over Santa Clara.

Rolondo Holmes, Tulare Western RB

In a 36-24 win over Mission Oak, Holmes turned five carries into three touchdowns and 100 yards, and also had an 80-yard receiving touchdown.

Mikey Ficher, Tulare Western RB/FS

Ficher ran for 178 yards and a touchdown on offense. He also led the Mustangs on defense with an interception and a deflection that another Mustang caught for an interception.

Michael Iriye, Mission Oak QB

Iriye threw for 133 yards and three touchdowns, and ran for 156 yards and another TD.

Nicholas Coronado, Kimball QB

Kimball nearly knocked off Manteca in a 44-38 loss, as Coronado completed 29 of 47 passes for 335 yards and four touchdowns. He also had 56 rushing yards.

Noah McNeil-Franklin & Bobby Brooks, St. Patrick-St. Vincent RBs

McNeil-Franklin and Brooks combined for 331 yards and three touchdowns rushing in a 28-7 win over College Park.

Hudson Beers, Justin-Siena QB

Beers led Justin-Siena to a 38-14 win over Sonoma Valley with five passing touchdowns.

Caden Parlett, Justin-Siena RB/WR

Parlett was the recipient of five of Beers’ touchdown passes.

Dylan Smith, Vintage RB

Smith ran for 196 yards and two touchdowns on just seven carries in a 57-0 blowout of Petaluma.

Shavon Gramps-Green, Biggs RB/DB

Green ran for 105 yards and two touchdowns in 52-8 win over Los Molinos, and also recovered a fumble on defense. Parker Finley also ran for two touchdowns for the Wolverines.

Dominic Barrera, St. Mary’s (Stockton) QB

Barrera threw for three touchdowns in a 43-20 win over Jesuit.

Max Rascon, St. Mary’s (Stockton) LB

Rascon recovered two fumbles, one of which he returned 76 yards for a touchdown.

Chris Lands, Monterey Trail RB

Lands ran for two touchdowns and 113 yards on just eight carries in a 34-7 win over Woodcreek.

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