The best of the best this past week in BC high school football. (ESPN graphic)
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10.04.17: Varsity Letters’ Top 10 B.C. High School Football Performances of the Week

It’s time once again time to look at the top performances of the week in the world of B.C. high school football.

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1. MICHAEL CALVERT — It was the most varied performance of the season for the South Delta Sun Devils’ masterful senior quarterback. Calvert, in a 50-20 win over Belmont, went 20-of-30 for 293 yards and one touchdown, carried 11 times for 156 yards and two scores, and then caught an eight-yard TD pass.

2. TYLER ECKERT — In a 57-0 win against Coquitlam’s Centennial Centaurs, the St. Thomas More Knights’ running back carried 10 times for 284 yards and five touchdowns.

3. TYSON PHILPOT — In a 55-14 win in North Vancouver over the Carson Graham Eagles, Philpot caught a touchdown pass, returned a kickoff for another finishing with 191 all-purpose yards. He also led the defence with 11 tackles.

4. SAM STEELE — The St. Thomas More linebacker supplied nine tackles as his Knights opened with their fourth straight shutout to open the season, blanking the Centennial Centaurs 57-0.

5. BEN CORBETT — In a 22-20 win over the Ballenas Whalers, the West Vancouver Highlanders’ quarterback went 22-of-41 for 257 yards and three touchdowns.

6. ANDREW KRAFT — The South Delta Sun Devils running back carried 12 times for 104 yards and three touchdowns, and caught six passes for another 67 yards in a 50-20 win over the Belmont Bulldogs. 

7. JEVAUN JACOBSEN — He led the way as Port Coquitlam’s No. 1-ranked Terry Fox Ravens dispatched the Kelowna Owls 55-6. Jacobsen scored three touchdowns on offence, then made seven tackles and recorded an interception on defence. 

8. BROCK MCCARTNEY — The Robert Bateman Timberwolves star made 10 tackles as a linebacker, blocked two PATs on specials, and finished with 90 combined rushing and pass-catching yards in his team’s 32-12 loss to John Barsby. 

9. JELLO JUATCO — The Seaquam Seahawks’ bruising fullback carried eight times for 79 yards and three touchdowns in a 55-14 win at Carson Graham.

10. KINSALE PHILIP — It wasn’t a vintage passing performance in terms of completion percentage or passing yards, yet in a 20-14 win over Vancouver College, one in which the New Westminster Hyack quarterback went 4-for-13 for 78 yards, he threw three touchdown passes.

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