Gridiron Terriers of the Week vs St John the Baptist
Chris Auricchio Fullback (Senior) #18
Senior Captain, Fullback and Middle Linebacker Christopher Auricchio led the Terriers to their second victory, barreling for 61 yards with 2 receptions and 2 touchdowns on offense while also contributing 6 tackles and 1 quarterback sack in the days heavy defensive battle.
Ryan Tarantini LB (Senior) #84
3 Game Recap (Weeks 2-4)
A special THANK YOU to Barbara Mergner-Dunn (SFP'83) for sharing her personal journey with our Football Team and explaining "WHY WE WEAR PINK."
As we hit the field in October, St. Francis Prep Football would like to ask everyone to take a moment and think of all those directly and indirectly affected by Breast Cancer.
Senior Captain, Offensive Tackle Benjamin Ortiz was a notable weapon for the St Francis Prep Running Backs this past Saturday as they rushed for 150 yards against their latest CHSFL Opponent, Moore Catholic of Staten Island.
Shawn Bendeck LB (Senior) #88
Senior Captain, Linebacker Shawn Bendeck led the Terrier's Red & Blue Wrecking Crew with 9 solo tackles and 3 assists earning himself the Gridiron Terrier of the week honor in the Prep's efforts against CHSFL opponent Moore Catholic High School.
Senior Captain, LB Marc Anthony Dalce led the team with 11 tackles and 1.5 sacks. Dalce also boomed 3 punts, all over 40 yards & two inside the 20. On Offense Dalce carried 5 times for 26 yards. Dalce was also recognized by MaxPreps with Player of the Week Honors.
Omarion Jones QB (Soph) #3
Sophomore Quarterback Omarion Jones got the nod in his Varsity Home Opener debut, leading the Terrier Offense with a 94.4 QB Rating. Jones was 5 for 7 in the air completing 2 passes for touchdowns in the Terrier 15-7 Victory. Jones also showed his ability to scramble rushing for 63 yards on 8 carries and logging 1 tackle on defense at Free Safety.