Section V Football Playoff Preview: Class A

l-r: Ruben Torres leads Eastridge with 13 touchdowns. East’s Freddie Brock has rushed for 809 yards and scored 13 touchdowns. Spencerport’s Khalize Beamon has scored 11 touchdowns. (Photo: KRISTIN WILLIAMS). Shawny Baker returned to the Victor lineup on Friday (Photo: KRISTIN WILLIAMS).

Class A opens with four games on Friday. Here’s the breakdown:

No. 1 seed EASTRIDGE LANCERS
Record: 7-0
Coach: Jasson Jobson
Streak: Won seven straight
Points per game: 35.4
Points allowed per game: 21
Players to watch: Tony Arnold Sr. WR, DB 233 receiving yards, 3 touchdowns, 15 tackles; Sher’Ron Davis Sr. QB, DB 579 passing yards, 401 rushing yards, 9 touchdowns, 28.5 tackles; Jalen Rose-Hannah Sr. WR, DB 231 receiving yards, 332 rushing yards 8 touchdowns, 18.5 tackles; Ruben Torres Sr. RB, LB 885 rushing yards, 13 touchdowns, 12 tackles
NYSSWA Rank: No. 8
Opponent: Brighton

No. 2 seed EAST HIGH EAGLES
Record: 6-1
Coaches: Steve Flagler and James Vann
Streak: Won six straight
Points per game: 34
Points allowed per game: 16.3
Players to watch: Freddie Brock Sr. RB 809 rushing yards, 13 touchdowns; Yasiir Daniel Jr. WR 378 receiving yards; Anthony Gilbert Jr. QB 880 passing yards; Cameron Sykes Jr. DB 59 tackles
NYSSWA Rank: No. 23
Opponent: Greece Arcadia

No. 3 seed SPENCERPORT RANGERS
Record: 6-1
Coach: John Dowd
Streak: Won three straight
Points per game: 28.1
Points allowed per game: 17.3
Players to watch: Khalize Beamon Jr. RB, DB 711 rushing yards, 11 touchdowns; Connor Mesh Jr. RB, DB 695 rushing yards, 9 touchdowns
Opponent: Wilson Magnet

No. 4 seed VICTOR BLUE DEVILS
Record: 6-1
Coach: Geoffrey Mandile
Streak: Won five straight
Points per game: 29.1
Points allowed per game: 12.9
Players to watch: Rushawn Baker Jr. RB, CB 378 rushing yards, 4 touchdowns; Timothy Keohane Sr. WR, FS 55 tackles; James Knapp Jr. QB 713 passing yards, 6 touchdowns; Mark Oddi Sr. TE, DE 222 receiving yards, 2 touchdowns
NYSSWA Rank: No. 25
Opponent: Canandaigua

No. 5 seed CANANDAIGUA BRAVES
Record: 6-1
Coach: Jeffrey Welch
Streak: Won six straight
Points per game: 33.7
Points allowed per game: 12.3
Players to watch: Bryan Boldrin So. QB, DB 713 passing yards; J.C. Clifford Sr. WR, DL 39 tackles; Casey Herod Sr. WR, DB 247 receiving yards
Opponent: Victor

No. 6 seed WILSON MAGNET WILDCATS
Record: 5-2
Coach: Gregory Mortier
Streak: Lost two of three
Points per game: 35.4
Points allowed per game: 18.1
Players to watch: Sam Jackson Sr. QB, FS 444 passing yards
Opponent: Spencerport

No. 7 seed GREECE ARCADIA TITANS
Record: 4-3
Coach: Tony Streb
Streak: Won two of three
Points per game: 33.4
Points allowed per game: 26.9
Players to watch: K’myn Crumity Sr. RB, DB 660 rushing yards, 12 touchdowns
Opponent: East

No. 8 seed BRIGHTON BARONS
Record: 4-3
Coach: Stephen Lian
Streak: Won three of four
Points per game: 23.6
Points allowed per game: 17.4
Players to watch: Tahj Jackson So. RB, DB 255 rushing yards
Opponent: Eastridge

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