Barnstable Red Raider “Players of the Game” for the Varsity match-up of Barnstable vs. New Bedford have been announced by MAXPREPS.
Overall Player of the Game: #8 SAM ROSEN, Wide Receiver/ Defensive Back
“Sam Rosen scored all of Barnstable’s points Friday night at New Bedford, including a diving 31-yard catch in the end zone and a record-setting 101-yard two-point PAT interception return, the longest interception return since 1893 and the longest PAT return. He also added 5 tackles on defense and had two interceptions.”
Offensive Player of the Game: #51 LOU COCOZZA, Offensive Lineman (Center/ Guard)
“Barnstable’s offensive anchor played a superlative game on the front line and even added a solo tackle on a punt after snapping the ball.”
Defensive Player of the Game: #58 JOSHUA VON STAATS, Middle Linebacker/ Guard
“Red Raider captain Josh von Staats turned in his best performance of the season and totaled 7 total tackles while leading the defense.”
Special Teams Player of the Game: #21 MICHAEL TURNER, Wide Receiver/ Defensive Back
“Michael Turner turned in three kickoff returns for a total of 68 yards including a 29-yard return and added three solo tackles on defense.”
Message of Appreciation
Our appreciation goes out to Sean Walsh, our outstanding team statistician, for his countless hours of volunteerism on behalf of the Barnstable High School football program!