High school football players of the week

Bay Shore quarterback Ryan Mazzie throws a pass

Bay Shore quarterback Ryan Mazzie throws a pass during an eight-team varsity football scrimmage at Bay Shore High School. (Aug. 31, 2013) Photo Credit: James Escher

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Nick Capuana | Massapequa

He had 17 carries for 148 yards, three catches for 84 yards and totaled four touchdowns (3 rushing, 1 receiving) in a 41-32 win at Baldwin.

Ryan Mazzie | Bay Shore

He completed five of six passes for 320 yards and five touchdowns in a 49-6 win over Whitman.

Brett Stewart | Garden City

He completed 13 of 22 passes for 215 yards and a touchdown, ran for 76 yards and two touchdowns and caught a 60-yard touchdown pass in a 47-27 win over Elmont.

Nick Frenger | Plainedge

He passed for 201 yards and four touchdowns in a 41-18 victory over Glen Cove. He also rushed for one touchdown on 103 yards.

Brett Osman | Miller Place

He rushed for 254 yards and three touchdowns on 27 carries in a 34-12 win over Harborfields.

Joe Casper | Mount Sinai

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He kicked the winning 30-yard field goal with 51 seconds remaining in a 24-21 win over Bayport-Blue Point.

Boljan Castillo | Valley Stream Central

He rushed for 191 yards and four touchdowns on 20 carries in a 35-21 win over Uniondale. Valley Stream Central qualified for its first playoff game since 1993. Castillo had nine tackles, including four for losses.

Tyler Nason | Connetquot

He had six receptions for 102 yards and three touchdowns in a 45-21 win over Ward Melville.

Justin Cestro | Seaford

He had 16 carries for 214 yards and three touchdowns in a 42-0 win over Mineola.

Elijah Walters | Long Island Lutheran

He had 294 yards on 25 carries and scored five touchdowns in a 54-48 victory over Friends Academy.

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