Gibbons' Stankavage and Gill deliver the play of the week

From staff reportsSeptember 16, 2013 

Cardinal Gibbons quarterback Shawn Stankavage should be a strong candidate for Big Eight player of the year.

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Player of the week: Cardinal Gibbons quarterback Shawn Stankavage, who completed 22 of 36 passes for 434 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 91 yards in a 35-28 victory against Broughton.

Play of the week: Stankavage’s 51-yard winning touchdown pass to Earl Gill to erase a 28-27 deficit. Gill finished with 11 catches for 245 yards.

Defense of the week: Millbrook held Northern Durham to 19 yards on 42 rushes in a 41-2 victory. The Wildcats have allowed 36 points in four games.

This week’s number: 4 – Area passers who threw for 300 yards or more last week

Trent Evans, East Wake: Passed for 341 yards and four touchdowns in a 41-35 loss to Heritage.

Patrick Kearney, Broughton: Completed 23 of 45 passes for 334 yards and four touchdowns in a 35-28 loss to Cardinal Gibbons. Dominic Ford had 11 catches for 151 yards.

Ti Pinnix, Pittsboro Northwood: Passed for 314 yards in a 41-19 win against Carrboro.

Nyheim Hines, Garner: Rushed 19 times for 269 yards and four touchdowns in a 42-28 win against Cary.

Johnny Frazier, Princeton: Ran for 267 yards and four touchdowns in a 45-32 win against North Johnston. He also returned a punt 65 yards for a score.

Jeriko Styles, Sanderson: Carried 30 times for 220 yards and three touchdowns in a 27-16 win against Holly Springs.

Braxton Berrios, Leesville Road: Rushed for 189 yards and four touchdowns in a 39-3 win against Athens Drive.

Garrett Smith, South Johnston: Passed for 274 yards in a 50-38 win against Red Springs.

Luke Massei, Green Hope: Completed 22 of 31 passes for 288 yards and five touchdowns in a 49-28 win against Cleveland.

Isaac Martin, Cleveland: Rushed for 171 yards in a 49-28 loss to Green Hope.

Trey Daniels, North Johnston: Caught 11 passes for 181 yards in a 45-32 loss to Princeton.

Peyton Pappas, Cedar Ridge: Passed for 296 yards in a 38-31 loss to Durham Riverside.

Joel Evans, Durham Riverside: Ran for 192 of the Pirates’ 400 rushing yards and scored the winning touchdown in a 38-31 win against Cedar Ridge.

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