High school football players of the week

Farmingdale's Curtis Jenkins runs the ball against Oceanside. Farmingdale's Curtis Jenkins runs the ball against Oceanside. (Sept. 20, 2013) Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy

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CURTIS JENKINS Farmingdale Rushed 14 times for 139 yards and two touchdowns, including a 93-yard run in the second quarter, in a 31-13 victory over Oceanside.

JORDAN GOWINS St. Anthony's The junior ran for a career-high 298 yards and three touchdowns, including a 94-yard run, in the Friars' 31-14 victory over Stepinac.

BRETT OSMAN Miller Place The senior workhorse carried 30 times for 164 yards and all four of his team's touchdowns as the Panthers defeated Sayville, 25-18.

JOHNNIE AKINS Roosevelt He ran for 326 yards and four touchdowns on 22 carries in a 35-14 win over North Shore. He had TD runs of 69 and 55 yards.

NICK SANTORELLI Babylon The quarterback completed 14 of 16 passes for 200 yards and three touchdowns in a 36-14 win over Shoreham-Wading River. He also kicked four PAT's and threw for a two-point conversion.

JAWAN JENKINS Floyd The defensive end had four sacks and finished with 11 tackles in a 14-7 win over Northport.

LOGAN GRECO Smithtown West The halfback had 225 yards on 24 carries and three TDs in a 46-19 win over Newfield. He had 170 yards on the ground in the second half.

JASAWN THOMPSON Deer Park He had touchdown runs of 86, 75 and 91 yards and finished with 307 yards on 17 carries in a 20-7 win over Harborfields.

MIKE GENNUSA Port Washington He ran for 211 yards and four touchdowns (10, 15, 10, 12 yards) in the Vikings 32-26 double-overtime victory over Friends Academy.

MATT CARACAPPA Massapequa He completed 17 of 25 passes for 222 yards and four touchdowns, and his 10-yard TD pass to Craig Berge gave Massapequa the one-point lead over East Meadow in a 48-40 Nassau I win.

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