From Hanover QB Michael Landolfi to Xaverian QB Jake Gilbert, there were several standout high school football performances across the state of Massachusetts during the ninth weekend of the 2021 season. Here’s a look at Massachusetts’ top stars for Nov. 5-6.
(The list is in alphabetical order.)
TOP STARS IN MASSACHUSETTS HS FOOTBALL (NOV. 5-6)
Andrew Abrokwah, Abby Kelley RB/S
Abrokwah scored a touchdown on offense (2-yard run), defense (30-yard pick-six) and special teams (75-yard punt return) in Abby Kelley’s 44-22 win over Keefe Tech.
Cameron Ayotte, Millbury QB
Ayotte threw six touchdown passes to lead Millbury to a 55-14 win over Sutton.
Will Baker, Cohasset QB
Baker rushed for three touchdowns and passed for another TD to lead Cohasset to a 26-13 win over Nantucket.
Ryan Boyce, Northbridge QB
Boyce accounted for six touchdowns – four passing and two rushing – to lead Northbridge to a 41-7 win over Greenfield.
Derek Coulanges, St. Mary’s RB
Coulanges rushed for 140 yards and three touchdowns to lead St. Mary’s to a 34-8 win over Boston English.
Tyler DeMattio, North Attleboro RB
DeMattio rushed for five touchdowns to lead North Attleboro to a 48-6 win over Plymouth North.
Ryan Fitzpatrick, Dennis-Yarmouth QB
Fitzpatrick threw for four touchdowns and ran for two TDs to lead Dennis-Yarmouth to a 48-43 win over Bishop Stang.
Jake Gilbert, Xaverian QB
Gilbert accounted for six touchdowns – four passing and two rushing – to lead Xaverian to a 48-21 win over Brockton.
Mason Hatfield, Dexter Southfield RB
Hatfield rushed for 317 yards and four touchdowns to lead Dexter Southfield to a 41-34 win over Alban Academy.
Lucas Lambert, Oxford QB
Lambert ran for 175 yards and a touchdown and passed for a touchdown in Oxford’s 28-14 win over Quaboag.
Michael Landolfi, Hanover QB
Landolfi passed for 365 yards and four touchdowns to lead Hanover to a 35-0 win over Minnechaug.
Lucas Leander, Rockland RB
Leander racked up 143 yards of offense and scored three touchdowns to lead Rockland to a 27-0 win over Easthampton.
Riley O’Connell, Lincoln-Sudbury QB
O’Connell passed for 195 yards and four touchdowns and rushed for a TD in Lincoln-Sudbury’s 42-0 win over Wellesley.
Sam Okunlola, Thayer Academy WR
Okunlola hauled in four passes for 168 yards and two touchdowns in Thayer Academy’s 38-0 win over Groton.
Ayden Pereira, Central Catholic QB
Pereira threw for 205 yards and three touchdowns to lead Central Catholic to a 35-14 win over Weymouth.
Logan Quinn, Monty Tech RB
Quinn carried the ball 12 times for 179 yards and four touchdowns in Monty Tech’s 44-12 win over Bartlett.
Josh Robertson, Marblehead QB
Robertson threw for 200 yards and three touchdowns to lead Marblehead to a 21-7 win over Norwood.
Dylan Rice, Hanover WR
Rice caught nine passes for 167 yards and two touchdowns in Hanover’s 35-0 win over Minnechaug.
D’Kari Rodrigues, Scituate RB
Rodrigues carried the ball 11 times for 125 yards and four touchdowns in a win over East Longmeadow.
Jason Romans, Bishop Fenwick WR
Romans caught three touchdown passes, had a pick-six on defense, kicked five PATs and scored a two-point conversion to lead Bishop Fenwick to a 29-14 win over Maynard.
Anthony Rudiman, Westford Academy RB
Rudiman ran for 156 yards and a touchdown in Westford Academy’s 28-13 win over Malden Catholic.
Michael Sheskey, Scituate DE
Sheskey had a 40-yard pick-six in Scituate’s 42-0 win over East Longmeadow.
Angelo Smith, Wachusett RB
Smith carried the ball 25 times for 167 yards and two TDs in Wachusett’s 35-19 win over Andover.
Steven Woods, Bishop Fenwick QB
Woods passed for 271 yards and six touchdowns to lead Bishop Fenwick to a 49-14 win over Maynard.