Connect with us


Region’s best receive Mini Max High School Awards

The 2019 Mini Max High School Award winners for the state of Pennsylvania were announced Wednesday by the Maxwell Football Club and President Mark Dianno. The 63 players selected are from schools located in Districts 1, 3, 11 and 12 in the eastern half of the state. Players were nominated by their coaches throughout the 2019 season and were evaluated based on a criteria that includes football performance, academics and community service. 

The Mini Max Award recipients will be honored at a dinner to be held on Thursday January 9, 2020 at the Drexelbrook Catering Ballroom in Drexel Hill. The awards dinner is open to the public and tickets are available on the Club’s website

The Maxwell Football Club will select one player from the group of Mini Max winners as the winner of the Pennsylvania High School Player of the Year, which will be announced at the awards diner.

The winner of the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware Player of the Year awards will be the candidates for the Club’s 34th Jim Henry Award as the Outstanding Player in the region. The winner of the Jim Henry Award will be announced as part of the Maxwell Football Club’s National Awards Gala which will be held on March 6, 2020 at the Tropicana Casino Resort in Atlantic City, NJ. The MFC will also present its collegiate and professional awards at this event. 

Recent winners of the Jim Henry Award include Keith Maguire (Malvern Prep – Clemson), Shayne Simon (St. Peters Prep – Notre Dame), Jonathan Taylor (Salem H.S. – Wisconsin), Brandon McIlwain (Council Rock North H.S – South Carolina/Cal), Kyle Shurmur (LaSalle College H.S. – Vanderbilt), Mark Pyles (Lebanon H.S – Bucknell Univ.) Fran Walsh (Archbishop Wood H.S – Villanova Univ.), Brendan Nosovitch (Allentown Central Catholic – University of South Carolina), Bill Kim (Upper Dublin H.S – Johns Hopkins), Brad Herzlich (Conestoga H.S – Brown University), Daniel Persa (Bethlehem Liberty H.S – Northwestern.), Brent Caprio (Mainland Regional H.S. – William & Mary), Steven Rizzo (Audubon H.S. – Colgate), Pat Devlin (Downingtown East H.S. – Delaware), Ryan Greiser (Pennridge H.S. – Liberty Univ.), Dan Connor (Strath Haven H.S. – Penn State) and Austin Scott (Parkland H.S – Penn State).

The sixty-three 2019 Pennsylvania Mini Max Winners are listed alphabetically by school:

First Name Last Name School
Marc Macione Abington HS
Barry Brown Academy Park HS
Trevor Porche Annville-Cleona
Richie Kimmel Archbishop Carroll HS
Ryan DiVergilis Archbishop Wood HS
Tareef Howell Ben Franklin
Abdul MacFoy Berks Catholic HS
Lonnie Rice Bishop McDevitt HS
Chile Adele Bonner Prendie HS
David Anaya Boys Latin Charter
Jake Ventresca Central Bucks East HS
Sean Smith Central Bucks South HS
Jack Fallon Central Bucks West
Bryce Thoman Central Dauphin HS
Jamir Barnes Cheltenham Township HS
Ricky Ortega Coatesville Area HS
Noah Palm Cocalico HS
Liam Kirk Conestoga HS
Owen Dautrich Conrad Weiser HS
Dillon Sheehy Council Rock North HS
Spencer Uggla Downingtown East HS
William Howard Downingtown West HS
Caden Keefer Ephrata HS
Jake Morin Garnet Valley HS
Bennett Lichstein George School
Hans Lillis Germantown Academy
Dillon Trainer LaSalle College HS
Caimin Hayes Malvern Prep
Ben Mann Manheim Township
Tyrell Mims Martin Luther King HS
Christopher Chin Mastery Charter
Michael Torcini Methacton HS
Scott Schwalm Minersville Area HS
Jake  Wilson Nazareth Area High School
Brody McAndrew Neshaminy HS
Zach Griffiths New Hope-Solebury 
R.J. Macnamara North Penn HS
Jacob Dunfee Northeast HS
Andrew Darno Notre Dame Green Pond
Cooper Chamberlain Owen J. Roberts HS
Jordan Nelson Palmerton Area HS
Robert  Dahn Penn Wood High School
Jack Pizor Phoenixville Area HS
Justin Mitala Pope John Paul II HS
Josh  McGovern Quakertown
Kurt Keough Red Lion Area HS
Dylan Staley Ridley HS
Kyle Killiri Salisbury HS
Andrew Vince Souderton Area HS
Daniel Simpson Spring Grove Area HS
Dante Bonanni Spring-Ford HS
JP McGowan Springfield Township HS
Ke’Shawn Williams Springside Chestnut Hill
Liam  Johnson St. Joseph’s Prep
Fatorma Mulbah Susquehanna Township HS
Maurcus McDaniel The Episcopal Academy
Kwaku Adubofour The Haverford School
Michael  Slivka Upper Dublin HS
Marc Clayton Upper Merion Area HS
Ethan Saunders Waynesboro Area HS
Kyle Cichanowsky West Chester East
Kyle Jones William Penn Charter
Savion Harrison York Suburban HS


Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

17 − sixteen =


More in Football