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There were some great individual performances in the air, on the ground, on defense, and on special teams in Week 3, and now it’s time to get your vote in for who had the top performance in the Shore this weekend to choose the Ocean County Sports Medicine/Shore Sports Network Player of the Week. The winner will be announced on Thursday right here on Voting will end Wednesday at midnight.    

The winner will receive a $25 gift card to Burger 25 in Toms River.

Scroll down to see the candidates and make your selection.    


Ocean County Sports Medicine Player of the Week nominees for Week 3 (listed in alphabetical order) 

Mark Augello, Jr., QB, Freehold Township

Augello threw for 172 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Patriots' offense as they topped Howell, 26-13, for their fifth straight win over the Rebels.


JoJo Bivins, Sr., RB, Barnegat

Bivins ran for 152 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries as the Bengals defeated Jackson Liberty, 20-0.


Najee Calhoun, Fr., RB, Donovan Catholic

Calhoun's impressive freshman season continued when he rushed for 115 yards and three touchdowns on 18 carries to help the No. 5 Griffins to a 35-6 win over No. 6 Manalapan.


Connor Cilento, Sr., RB/DB, Point Boro

Cilento ran for 108 yards and two touchdowns on just two carries and also intercepted a pass on defense as the No. 4 Panthers rolled to a 41-10 win over Holmdel.


Tyler Douglas, Sr., QB, Ocean

Douglas authored a record-setting performance in Ocean's 49-33 win over Brick Memorial with a school single-game record 473 yards of offense and seven touchdowns. Douglas, who is verbally committed to Temple University, completed 16 of 21 passes for 308 yards and four touchdowns and rushed for 165 yards and three touchdowns on 18 carries.


Kieran Falzon, Sr., RB, Raritan

Falzon ran for 130 yards and two touchdowns on 26 carries, including the go-ahead touchdown in overtime, as the Rockets beat No. 10 Manasquan, 28-27, in overtime to improve to 3-0.


Micah Ford, Jr., QB, Toms River North

Ford only played the first quarter in the No. 2 Mariners' 64-0 win over Central but still produced big numbers with 128 yards rushing and two touchdowns on just four carries.


Jah'Cire Jones, Jr., RB, Red Bank

Jones rushed for 117 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries to lead the Bucs to a 31-12 victory over Toms River South.


Ryan Mendes, Sr., WR/LB, Marlboro

Mendes made recorded nine tackles with two tackles for loss, intercepted two passes, forced a fumble, and had two catches for 26 yards in the Mustangs' 54-0 win over Freehold.


Owen O'Toole, So., QB, Rumson-Fair Haven

O'Toole completed 15 of 23 passes for 223 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs to a 44-20 victory over Wall and give head coach Jeremy Schulte his first career win.


Colin Palumbo, So., RB, Matawan

Palumbo rushed for 166 yards and three touchdowns on 14 carries to help lead the Huskies to a 36-6 victory over Manchester.


Amari Phillips, Sr., RB/LB, Toms River East

Phillips ran for 110 yards on just 12 carries, caught a 50-yard touchdown pass, and made seven tackles on defense as the Raiders defeated Pinelands, 14-6, for their first win of the season.


Lucas Rosa, Sr., RB, Shore

Rosa ran for 93 yards and three touchdowns on just five carries in Shore's 58-0 win over Keansburg that secured win No. 200 for longtime head coach Mark Costantino.


Emanuel Ross, Jr., WR, Red Bank Catholic

Both of Ross's receptions went for touchdowns during the No. 1 Caseys' 35-0 win over No. 3 Middletown South as he caught scoring passes of 17 and 38 yards to help RBC move to 4-0.


Armando Sanchez, Jr., DE, Southern

Sanchez had two sacks, two tackles for loss, and a fumble recovery as part of an amazing defensive effort by the Rams in their 7-0 upset win over No. 7 Long Branch.


Chris Scully, Jr., RB, Colts Neck

The Cougars earned a dramatic 15-7 win over No. 8 Jackson Memorial and Scully played a huge role with 137 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 24 carries, including the game-winning touchdown run with 2.9 seconds left in regulation to snap a 7-7 tie.


Luke Sheehan, Jr., QB, Middletown North

Sheehan completed 12 of 20 passes for 216 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Lions to a 28-10 victory over lacey.


Jake Toye, Jr., LB, Brick

Toye had a great all-around game in Brick's 16-6 win over Neptune with 10 total tackles, 2 sacks, 5 tackles for loss, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery, three quarterback pressures, two blocked punts, and two receptions for 26 yards.


Nazir Treadwell, Jr., RB/LB, Keyport

Treadwell ran for 131 yards and three touchdowns on 12 carries and caught a 62-yard touchdown in the Red Raiders' wild 33-30 win over Point Beach. Keyport scored 20 points in the fourth quarter to erase a 10-point deficit and it was Treadwell's 62-yard touchdown reception from quarterback Roman Blanks that served as the game-winning score. He also made eight tackles on defense.


Kyle Verriest, Sr., RB/WR/DB, St. John Vianney

Verriest had a 30-yard touchdown catch and an interception return for a touchdown to help the Lancers to a 30-0 win over Monmouth Regional to improve to 3-1.





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