Preparing for Sacred Heart Cathedral, QB Ray-John Spears named Northern California High School Athlete of the Week by SBLive – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings


Congratulations to the preparation of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart strategist Ray john spears for being voted SBLive Northern California High School Athlete of the Week for Nov 29-Dec. 5!

The senior led SHCP to a 31-7 victory over Chico with three touchdown passes.

Lances received 46.34% votes, beating Argonaut RB / DB Mateo Flores who finished second with 32.5%. Vanden WR / DB Jamai East QB finished third with 8.25% and Bullard QB Roland Russo finished fourth with 6.17%. Over 35,000 votes were cast this week!

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Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Nov. 29 to Dec. 5:

Aiden “Ponyboy” Taylor, Central Catholic RB / LB: Taylor led the Raiders to a 44-41 victory over Bullard with 24 carries for 281 yards and four touchdowns. He also returned two kickoffs for 105 yards and was second defensively with five tackles and a sack.

Kemauri Glenn, Wilcox RB / DB: Glenn carried the Chargers to a 35-21 win over Manteca 18 carries for 172 yards and two touchdowns, three catches for 103 yards and another tub, a 36-yard punt return, a kick return 20 yards and five tackles.

Blake Nichelson, Manteca RB: Despite the loss, Nichelson dominated the execution of the ball with 31 carries for 344 yards and three touchdowns.

Ryan Osborne, Fall River QB / LB: In a 42-21 win over LeGrand, Osborne completed 11 of 17 passes for 94 yards and one touchdown, ran 16 times for 135 yards and two touchdowns, and had seven tackles.

Jalen Hankins, Liberty (Bakersfield) RB: While we normally have Kern County teams listed in the SoCal post, Liberty has been in the NorCal post this week since playing Pittsburg in a CIF Northern Region bowl game. In the Patriots’ 35-7 win, Hankins ran for 127 yards and a touchdown, and had five catches for 58 yards.

Jason Oliver, Liberty (Bakersfield) WR / DB: Oliver caught a career-high 57 yards and three touchdowns, recorded four tackles and two broken passes in defense, and recorded 83 punt return yards.

Grant Buckey, Liberty (Bakersfield) DE: Buckey finished with nine tackles and a team-high three tackles for a loss, two sacks and two rushed QBs, plus a forced fumble.

Jakobe Harmon, Pittsburg LB: Despite the loss, Harmon led the game with 12 solo tackles and 16 total tackles, plus a TFL and a sack.

Tre Dimes, Vanden QB: Dimes led the Vikings to a 56-28 victory over Windsor with 252 yards and five 12-20 passing touchdowns.

Jamai Est, Vanden WR / DB: East caught a 64-yard touchdown and also had a 45-yard pick-six.

Damian Escarcega, Windsor RB / LB: Escarcega still had a remarkable game with 89 yards and three touchdowns, 31 receiving yards, six tackles, one interception and 183 versatile yards.

Jaivian Thomas, McClymonds RB: Thomas dominated in a 40-21 win over Campolindo running for three touchdowns and 239 yards on just 11 carries.

Charles Williams, Catholic Sailor RB: Williams ran for all three touchdowns from MC in a 21-14 win over Escalon.

Owen Nash, Escalon WR / DB: Nash led the Cougars with 122 receiving yards and one interception.

Andrew Latu, Sacred Heart Preparation RB: In a 20-0 win over University Prep, Latu caught 80 yards and a touchdown, and also ran for 26 yards and another tub.

Mat Bucher, Sacred Heart Preparation LB / TE: Bucher exploded for 17 tackles and three TFLs in defense, and got a 19-yard reception.

Justin Guin, San Marino RB: Guin ran for 168 yards and two touchdowns as the Mustangs passed Sutter 35-7.

Beau Davis, Argonaut QB / LB: Davis led the Mustangs past St. Vincent de Paul 42-12 with a team record of 11 tackles (nine solo), 61 passing yards on 2-4 completions, and nine carries for 78 yards and three touchdowns .

Mateo Flores, Argonaute RB / DB: Flores ran for 147 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries, and had six tackles.

Nicholas Fontanilla, Salesian collegiate preparer QB: Fontanilla led The Pride to a 36-28 victory over Aragon by completing 16 of 23 passes for 145 yards and four touchdowns, and running for 98 yards.

Devin Quinn, Preparation for Salesian College RB / DB: Quinn ran for 108 yards and two touchdowns, and recorded a key interception.

Roland Russo, Bullard QB: Russo completed 23 of 38 passes for 406 yards and 5 touchdowns in Bullard’s 41-44 loss to Central Catholic.






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