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Week 3's gridiron greats

Long Beach running back James Forkin heads for

Long Beach running back James Forkin heads for the endzone in a game against Herricks during the first half. (Sept. 22, 2012) Credit: Steven Ryan

JORDAN GOWINS, ST. ANTHONY'S

The sophomore scored on touchdown runs of 68, 11 and 8 yards and rushed for 125 yards on 14 carries in a 28-0 victory over Holy Cross that gave coach Rich Reichert his Suffolk record 212th victory.

RAY CATAPANO, CAREY

Junior quarterback set a school record with 340 passing yards and four touchdowns, including the winning 13-yard pass to Andrew Ris with 1:01 remaining in a 34-30 win over New Hyde Park.

J.P. FORKIN, LONG BEACH

Halfback tied a school record with six touchdowns, including four on the ground and two on receptions in a 46-18 win over Herricks. Forkin had 180 yards rushing and 54 yards receiving.

SAM ILARIO, WEST ISLIP

Sam Ilario accounted for six total touchdowns in a 42-27 win over Smithtown West. He completed six of 12 passes for 205 yards and three scores and rushed 19 times for 107 yards.

TYLER WARNER, BALDWIN

He completed 13 of 19 passes for 152 yards and three scores in a 35-7 win over Hempstead.

JOE CAPOBIANCO, LAWRENCE

He completed 14 of 19 passes for 188 yards and three touchdowns in a 34-13 win over Bethpage. He also caught a 30-yard scoring pass.

JAKE BIRO, WARD MELVILLE

He passed for 182 yards passing and two scores and added 118 yards on the ground and two touchdowns in a 42-18 win over Central Islip.

TRENT CROSSAN, SACHEM NORTH

He rushed for 213 yards on eight carries and two TDs in a 41-14 win over Patchogue-Medford.

VANTRELL NASH, FLOYD

He had seven receptions for 198 yards and three touchdowns in a 45-0 win over Brentwood. His scoring receptions were 50, 25 and 44 yards.

JOE GUERCIO, KINGS PARK

Senior quarterback rushed for five touchdowns in a 48-20 win over Rocky Point. He also had two interceptions and a fumble recovery.

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