Pasco County All-Star Football Game set for Thursday

River Ridge High School's Mikey Roussos (5) works to evade Mitchell High School's  Nick Ferrini (24) during Friday's (9/1/17) game at River Ridge in New Port Richey. (Douglas R. Clifford, Times)
River Ridge High School's Mikey Roussos (5) works to evade Mitchell High School's Nick Ferrini (24) during Friday's (9/1/17) game at River Ridge in New Port Richey. (Douglas R. Clifford, Times)

Pasco County All-Star Game

When: 7 p.m. Thursday

Where: Sunlake High School

Skinny: The third annual meeting between the East and West takes place in the middle of Pasco County, as seniors face off at Sunlake High. The all-star game, which is hosted by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, has seen its interest go up each year. The series is tied at 1-1 apiece and will feature many of the county's top players, including Anclote's Tim Dallaire, Mitchell's Mychael Hamilton, River Ridge's Mikey Roussos and Zephyrhills' Charles Harrison III. Coaching the East is Bishop McLaughlin's Tico Hernandez and leading the West is River Ridge's Ryan Benjamin. The West won last year's game 27-21.

East roster: Dwight Thomas, Zephyrhills Christian; Julio Herrera, Bishop McLaughlin; Charles Harrison III, Zephyrhills; Myles Carter, Zephyrhills; Jacob Hill, Wiregrass Ranch; Calab Chesnut, Bishop McLaughlin; Elijah Thomas, Zephyrhills; Michael Keough, Bishop McLaughlin; Kyle Lovelock, Bishop McLaughlin; Kwesi Littlejohn, Wiregrass Ranch; Carson Borak, Bishop McLaughlin; Shane Haynes, Bishop McLaughlin; Malik Melvin, Wesley Chapel; Dexter Leverett, Wesley Chapel; Adrian Thomas, Wiregrass Ranch; Calvin Samuel, Zephyrhills Christian; Alonzo Sampson, Zephyrhills Christian; Kameron Allen, Zephyrhills; Evan Miller, Zephyrhills Christian;  Daniel Biglow, Wiregrass Ranch; Sterlin Williams, Zephyrhills; Zac Masci, Zephyrhills; Austen Wittish, Wesley Chapel; Xavier Arroyo, Land O'Lakes; Matthew Geiger, Land O'Lakes; Cody Mercer, Pasco; Cameron Smith, Pasco; Ben Hooks, Pasco; Alex Sherman, Wiregrass Ranch; Guston Farr, , Land O'Lakes; Justin Collier, Land O'Lakes; Jordan Hyppolite, Zephyrhills Christian; Zack Williams, Pasco; Cameron Tucker, Zephyrhills; Camron Craig, Pasco; Tylor Winn, Land O'Lakes; Justin Trapnell, Wesley Chapel; Matt Severson, Wesley Chapel; Davarius Jackson; Zephyrhills Christian; Chaz Neal, Wesley Chapel

West roster: Adam Rogers, Mitchell; Tim Dallaire, Anclote; Jakob Mattos, Mitchell; Alton Harris, Ridgewood; Ceith Rivera, Hudson; Aaron McCarthy, Ridgewood; Mikey Roussos, River Ridge; Jeremiah Baker, Sunlake; Anthony Kendall, River Ridge; Dylan Bradley, Sunlake; Trey Doran, Hudson; Chris Thomas, Mitchell; Kevin Powell, Gulf; Austin Vellucci, River Ridge; Bryant Beacham, Sunlake; Bryce Smith, River Ridge; Kristopher Valley, Anclote; Anthony Grassi, River Ridge; Jason Utegg, River Ridge; John Leto, Anclote; Justice Goodloe, Sunlake; Adam Jarvis, Sunlake; Shane Monn, Hudson; John Jukas, Gulf; Canyon Albergo, Mitchell; Oshea Spahr, Hudson; Jessy Schooler, Fivay; Terrance Lake Jr., Ridgewood; Tanner Smith, River Ridge; Noah Winans, Anclote; Garrett Wiwi, Mitchell; Dio Defalco, River Ridge; Marquice Victor, Gulf; Tyler Austin, Fivay; Deontrae Stacey, Anclote; Ryan Flint, Anclote; Michael Webster, River Ridge; Thomas Carrano, River Ridge; Riley Currey, Anclote; Tyler Estrep, Sunlake

Andy Villamarzo, Times correspondent

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