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McDowell’s Simmons Named Week One 2022 District 10 Jim Kelly POW Powered by the Allegheny Grille

McDowell's Artis Simmons. File photo PA Football News.

WARREN, Pa. – McDowell’s Artis Simmons ran for 295 yards and three touchdowns as the Trojans earned an impressive 56-37 win over Ohio power Walsh Jesuit (Ohio).

Simmons also had 49 receiving yards and scored on runs of 80, 59, and two yards, a performance that earns him the 2022 YDL Sports Network District 10 Jim Kelly Football Player of the Week Award Powered by the Allegheny Grille of Foxburg.

Two of Simmons’ touchdown runs came in the first half as the Trojans built a 42-28 halftime lead.

Additional players who had fantastic weeks and are part of the Honor Roll include Oil City’s Ethen Knox (304 yards rushing, 64 yards receiving, 5 total TDs), Reynolds’ Jalen Wagner (287 yards, 4 TDs), Meadville’s Khalon Simmons (203 yards rushing, 4 TDs), Fairview’s Jeremy Frazao (2 interceptions on defense, 44 yards receiving), Titusville’s Brock Covell (110 yards passing, 2 TDs, 55 yards rushing), Maplewood’s Ben Gilberto (145 yards rushing, 2 TDs), Franklin’s Cole Buckley (98 yards receiving, TD, 2 interceptions on defense, Eisenhower’s Benji Bauer (134 yards rushing, two touchdowns), Kabron Smith of Farrell (245 yards passing, 3 TDs), Farrell’s Kylon Wilson (156 yards receiving, 1 TD), William Acrie of Hickory (178 yards receiving, 2 TDs) and Slippery Rock’s John Sabo (62 yards receiving, 98-yard INT return for TD).


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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. Kelly’s name on the award is being used with his permission.


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