WARREN, Pa. – Nick Weaver did a little bit of everything to help Keystone rally past Curwensville for a 26-16 win Friday night and that is why he is the Week Four D9and10Sports.com Jim Kelly District 9 Football Player of the Week Powered by the Allegheny Grille.
Weaver scored four rushing touchdowns and ran for 146 yards on 26 carries, but it was a special team’s play by the senior that turned the game around.
With the Panthers trailing 16-13 early in the fourth quarter, Weaver blocked a punt to give Keystone the ball at the Curwensville 2-yard line. He then scored from there to give his team the lead for good, his third touchdown of the game before putting the game away a couple of minutes later with another touchdown run.
Weaver was also a force on defense for Keystone finishing with six tackles and a sack. He also caught one pass for 20 yards.
Honorable mention: James Davis (St. Marys), Jack Krug (Brookville), Brayden Kunselman (Brookville), Kyle MacBeth (Brookville), Noah Lent (Smethport), Hayden Keck (Coudersport), Sam Kaul (Elk County Catholic), Conner Ford (Brockway), Oliver Billotte (Clearfield), Jake Lezzer (Clearfield), Josh Buhl (Kane), Harley Morris (Kane)
The Allegheny Grille, where you come for the food and stay for the view, is a restaurant situated alongside the Allegheny River in Foxburg with breathtaking views, stellar service, and fine cuisine. Enjoy fabulous fine dining in a casual, elegant atmosphere.
The Allegheny Grille offers the perfect setting for all your holiday parties, wedding, banquets and more! For more information or to make a reservation, call the Allegheny Grille at 724-659-5701 or visit it on the web at www.alleghenygrille.com.
Jim Kelly is the Hall of Fame quarterback of the Buffalo Bills who grew up in East Brady, Pa. and went to Miami (Fla). Kelly was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2002 after passing for over 45,000 yards as a pro, including two seasons in the USFL, with 320 career touchdown passes. He led the Bills to four straight AFC Titles.
2020 JIM KELLY DISTRICT 9 PLAYERS OF THE WEEK POWERED BY THE ALLEGHENY GRILLE
Week 1 – Jack Krug, Brookville
Week 2 – Hayden Keck, Coudersport
Week 3 – Cole Sebastian, Otto-Eldred
Week 4 – Nick Weaver, Keystone
Like what we are doing at D9and10sports.com? Want to support great local sports journalism? Many have asked us how they can do that! Now we offer a way for people to make voluntary donations to the site. Our commitment and promise to you are we will NEVER charge you for our content and donations are strictly voluntary and being accepted because people have asked how they can enhance our coverage. And know that any donation you make will go directly to enhancing our coverage and will be used to pay District playoff streaming fees and other costs associated with bringing playoff coverage in all the sports we cover. Click here to donate.