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400-yard rushers in Long Island history

Long Island high school football players who have rushed for 400 or more yards in a single game.

484 yards: Davien Kuinlan, Plainedge

Plainedge's Davien Kuinlan broke the Long Island single-game
Credit: James Escher

Plainedge's Davien Kuinlan broke the Long Island single-game rushing record by carrying 39 times for 484 yards and seven touchdowns to win the Nassau Conference III championship on Nov. 21, 2015.

467 yards: Jason Gwaltney, North Babylon

North Babylon's Jason Gwaltney, who also holds the
Credit: Ken Kreitzman

North Babylon's Jason Gwaltney, who also holds the LI career rushing mark (7,800), finds himself on this list twice. The 467-yard game came against East Islip on 43 carries on Sept. 20, 2003.

439 yards: Dylan Laube, Westhampton

Dylan Laube rushed for 430 yards, the third
Credit: Daniel De Mato

Dylan Laube rushed for 430 yards, the third most in Long Island history, in Westhampton's win over Eastport-South Manor on Sept. 23, 2017. He had five touchdowns on 28 carries.

428 yards: Rahsaan Vanterpool, North Babylon

Rahsaan Vanterpool's 400-yard game on Nov. 9, 1991
Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Rahsaan Vanterpool's 400-yard game on Nov. 9, 1991 was the first such game for a Long Island running back, according to Newsday's historical records.

426 yards: Tyler Anderson, Shoreham-Wading River

On, Nov. 9, 2013, Tyler Anderson carried the
Credit: George A. Faella

On, Nov. 9, 2013, Tyler Anderson carried the ball 29 times for 426 yards for Shoreham-Wading River. He scored touchdowns on runs of 36, 32, 13 and 77 yards in a 56-19 win over Center Moriches in a Suffolk Division IV playoff game.

417 yards: Sam Florio, Port Jefferson

Port Jefferson's Sam Florio rushed for 417 yards
Credit: Jean Boucher Photography

Port Jefferson's Sam Florio rushed for 417 yards on 33 carries in a 52-42 win over Greenport on Oct. 26, 2018. Florio also scored six touchdowns.

412 yards: Stacey Bedell, Floyd

Floyd's Stacey Bedell set a Long Island Championship
Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Floyd's Stacey Bedell set a Long Island Championship record with 412 rushing yards on Nov. 27, 2011. He carried 29 times and scored four touchdowns in the 54-47 Class I win over East Meadow.

406 yards: Jason Gwaltney, North Babylon

Two weeks after running for 371 yards, Gwaltney
Credit: Ken Kreitzman

Two weeks after running for 371 yards, Gwaltney rushed for more than 300 yards in a single game for the final time in his career. It also happened to be the second time he eclipsed 400 yards, as the North Babylon running back gained 406 yards on Oct. 30, 2004.

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