Players of the Week: Holliston's Athy and Elkinson


HOLLISTON, Mass. -- Can anybody slow Holliston's attack?

The Panthers rank among the top offenses in the state, and they hit high gear in Friday night's 63-21 win over Hopkinton. Quarterback Nick Athy and Zach Elkinson combined for four scores, as Athy threw for 350 yards and five touchdowns in the rout.

ESPN Boston High Schools editor Brendan C. Hall caught up with our co-Players of the Week in this segment brought to you by New England Dairy:

(Video by Scott Barboza)



Nick Athy, Sr. QB/ Zach Elkinson, Sr. Ath., Holliston -- Teamed up for 272 receiving yards and four touchdowns while Athy threw for 350 yards and five scores in a 63-21 win over Hopkinton.

Chris Cervizzi, Sr. RB, Brooks -- Recorded 34 carries for 288 yards and three touchdowns in a 30-13 win over Noble & Greenough.

Nick Olson, Sr. QB, Natick -- Threw for 320 yards and four touchdowns in the Redhawks' 35-7 win over Wellesley.

Doug Santos, Jr. RB, Peabody – Turned in his third straight 200-yard rushing game with 273 yards and three touchdowns in the Tanners' 35-19 win over Danvers.

Brooks Tyrrell, Sr. RB, Marblehead – Ran for 260 yards and seven touchdowns in the Magicians' 56-35 win over Swampscott.