Sunday, November 25, 2012
High school highlights (Nov. 25)
By Mason Kelley
Recapping the weekend's prime-time performances from Washington's 2013 recruiting class:
Washington commit Damore'ea Stringfellow is rated the nation's No. 9 WR in the ESPN 150.
Damore’ea Stringfellow (Moreno Valley, Calif./Rancho Verde): The receiver continues to deliver in the playoffs, catching five passes for 93 yards during a 35-28 victory over Menifee (Calif.) Paloma Valley. One of Stringfellow’s receptions resulted in a 65-yard touchdown that helped the Mustangs earn a return trip to the CIF Southern Section Central Division championship game.
Troy Williams (Harbor City, Calif./Narbonne): The Gauchos kept their unblemished season intact with a 39-13 win over Carson (Calif.) in the CIF City Section Division I semifinals. Williams had another strong performance, completing 8-of-13 pass attempts for 173 yards and a touchdown. He also finished with five carries for 13 yards.
Lavon Coleman (Lompoc, Calif./Lompoc): Lompoc’s 32-game winning streak came to an end against Gardena (Calif.) Serra after a 34-21 loss in the CIF Southern Section Western Division semifinals. In Coleman’s last high school game, the running back finished with 14 carries for 47 yards and a touchdown. He also added a sack on defense.
Jaimie Bryant(Tumwater, Wash./Tumwater): The defensive lineman caught a two-point conversion during the Thunderbirds’ 35-21 win over Prosser (Wash.) in the Class 2A semifinals, earning a second trip to the state championship game in three years.
Cameron Van Winkle (Snoqualmie, Wash./Mount Si): The best season in Mount Si history came to a close after a 37-7 loss to Bellevue (Wash.) in the Class 3A semifinals. Van Winkle kicked the extra point on the Wildcats’ lone touchdown.