Gridiron Greats

Riverhead's Jeremiah Cheatom carries the ball during a

Riverhead's Jeremiah Cheatom carries the ball during a game against Smithtown West in a Suffolk II football game. (Oct. 19, 2012) Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

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TOM KELLEHER, MACARTHUR

The senior halfback rumbled for 176 yards on 27 carries and two touchdowns in a 31-7 win over Long Beach.

MATTHIAS EATO, BAY SHORE

The senior halfback had 20 carries for 202 yards and four touchdowns in a 40-0 win over Sachem East.

JOE CAPOBIANCO, LAWRENCE

The junior quarterback completed 9 of 14 passes for 357 yards and five touchdowns in a 63-0 win over previously unbeaten Plainedge. His 99-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Fredericks on a shovel pass tied a Long Island record.

EDDIE ROBINSON, LAWRENCE

The senior wide receiver caught four scoring passes on plays covering 47, 90, 35 and 23 yards in a 63-0 win over Plainedge.

JACK KORBER, MASSAPEQUA

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The junior defensive back had a forced fumble, fumble recovery, eight tackles and rushed for 75 yards on seven carries, including a 54-yard touchdown in a 38-29 win over East Meadow. He also had a 15-yard scoring reception.

D.J. PAUL, HILLS EAST

The wide receiver had nine catches for 251 yards and four touchdowns in a 62-42 loss to Lindenhurst.

JEREMIAH CHEATOM, RIVERHEAD

The junior halfback rushed for 256 yards on 19 carries, including TD runs of 47 and 33 yards in a 23-16 win over Smithtown West.

SEAN VALERA, LINDENHURST

The quarterback had a perfect day, completing all 10 of his passes for 145 yards and three touchdowns in a 62-42 win over Half Hollow Hills East.

RYAN SCHENK, PLAINVIEW JFK

The halfback rushed for 231 yards on 18 carries and two touchdowns in a 35-0 win over Valley Stream Central.

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