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Top Defensive Performers (Oct. 13th – 16th)

Written by: on Thursday, October 20th, 2016. Follow David Mika on Twitter.


Tackles (13 or more)

22 – Zach Davies, Wyoming Valley West

21 – Kaden Martell, Canton

20 – Noah Bridinger, Emmaus

18 – Major Jordan, North Schuylkill

18 – Trey Delbaugh, Lewisburg

16 – Cole Veliky, Central Dauphin

16 – Dan Cirino, Pope John Paul II

15.5 – Benjamin Maehrer, Emmaus

15 – Audley Isaacs, Valley Forge Academy

14 – Chase Alisauckas, Pottsville

14 – Kalie Kuyateh, Interboro

13 – Charlie Wendling, Sun Valley


Interceptions (2 or more)

3 – Alex MacKenzie, Conrad Weiser

3 – Kaden Rude, Athens

2 – Anthony Sloan, Olney Charter

2 – Chris Ray, Sayre

2 – Jadon Haynes, York Suburban

2 – Noah Zippittelli, Riverside (2)

2 – Shane Beckwith, Interboro


Fumbles recovered (2 or more)



Sacks (3 or more)

4 – Bryson McCurdy, Academy of the New Church

4 – Mike Miller, Marple-Newtown

3.5 – Austin Heisler, Pen Argyl

3 – Ashton West, Bermudian Springs



Tackles for loss (3 or more)

4 – Austin Heisler, Pen Argyl

4 – Matthew Nimas, Emmaus

4 – Mike Miller, Marple-Newtown

3 – Amara Kenneth, Academy Park

3 – Azeez Badmus, Academy Park

3 – Charlie Wendling, Sun Valley

3 – DeArnie Waters, Central York

3 – Isaiah Cruz, Abington

3 – Jackson Taylor, Abington


Fumble returns for touchdowns

79-yards, George Reid, Abington

65-yards, Isaiah Woodard, Bishop McDevitt

53-yards, Bill Nash Riverside (2)

50-yards, Bobby Strunk, Phoenixville

46-yards, Jacob Krah, Abraham Lincoln

40-yards Isaiah Giddens, Reading

32-yards, Hunter Webb, Loyalsock Township

19-yards, Zion Parris, Milton Hershey

01-yards, Brandon Kelly, Bethlehem Catholic

0-yards, Gabriel Vazquez, Hamburg

0-yards, Tre Leach, Middletown


Interception returns for touchdowns

98-yards, Karim Powell, Bethlehem Catholic

95-yards, Qualik Davis, Bishop McDevitt (3)

91-yards Isaiah Giddens, Reading

80-yards, Shabazz Sweets, Olney Charter

72-yards, Ryan Stubler, Governor Mifflin

70-yards, Audley Isaacs, Valley Forge Military Academy

65-yards, Dalton Prough, Wellsboro

62-yards, Damion Rodriguez, Northern Lehigh

62-yards, Darnell Ferrell, Allentown Central Catholic

52-yards, Phil O’Connor, St. Joseph’s Prep

50-yards, Nasir Green, Phoenixville

47-yards, Marcus Williams, Loyalsock Township

44-yards, Kody Showers, Selinsgrove

30-yards, Daizhun Rhodes, Bethlehem Catholic

20-yards, Jared Colletti, Palisades

13-yards, Tim Kowalski, Wyomissing


Blocked punts for touchdowns

28-yards, Brody Coolidge, Wellsboro

12-yards, Kamron Wolfe, Governor Mifflin


Blocked field goals for touchdowns

83-yards, Kaleb Corwell, Eastern York



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4 Responses to “Top Defensive Performers (Oct. 13th – 16th)”

  1. David Mika says:

    Gary, I will add Kaden to my list. Thank you!

  2. Gary Martell says:

    Kaden Martell, Canton HS 21 tackles vs Sayre

  3. David Mika says:

    BiggJayy, I will add Chase to my list. Thanks!

  4. BiggJayy says:

    Pottsville’s LB Chase Alisauckas 15 tackles against Lehighton