Hawks quintet earns G-R All-Star honors

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 16 November 2016 at 7:56 am

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Holley’s Genesee Region League football All-Stars include Zach Day, Jeremy Mallett and Glenn Thrower.


Rounding out the Hawks All-Star group are Colin Papaj (14) and Dalton Moyer (18).

Holley has placed five players on the annual Genesee Region League All-Star football team.

The Hawks are represented by the senior running back/linebacker duo of Zach Day and Colin Papaj along with junior quarterback/defensive back Jeremy Mallett, junior offensive/defensive lineman Glenn Thrower and sophomore wide receiver/defensive lineman Dalton Moyer.

Day had 468 yards rushing (5.8 average) and 4 touchdowns on offense as well as 93 tackles, including 61 solo and 8 for losses, and 4 sacks on defense.

Papaj rushed for a team leading 832 yards (7.0 ave.) and scored 6 touchdowns.

Mallett rushed for 225 yards and 2 touchdowns and also passed for 2 TDs. On defense, he made 41 tackles, including 22 solo, and had 2 interceptions and 1 fumble recovery for a touchdown.

Thrower made 55 tackles, including 31 solo and 7 for losses.

Moyer was in on 53 tackles, including 33 solo and 5 for losses, and had 2 sacks.