Trumbull, St. Joseph stars to play in football classic
The Super 100 Senior All-Star Classic football game will be held on Saturday, June 28, at 4:30 p.m. at Rentschuler Field.
The teams were chosen by draft, thus high school teammates find themselves on opposng teams.
Local players rostered for Team Nutmeg, coached by John Ferazzi from Sheehan High from Wallingford, are Darren Jackson (corner back) and Mike Schuchman (defensive line) from St. Joseph, Nick Roberts (quarterback) from Trumbull High, Tony Fox (defensive line) from Fairfield Prep, Zach Sirowich (defensive line) from Seymour High and Jason Thompson (running back) from Shelton High .
Roberts was Team Nutmeg’s third pick behind West Haven running back Ervin Philips and Bloomfield quarterback Norvel Stewart. Fox was chosen fourth.
Scheduled to line up for Xavier of Middletown coach Sean Marinan’s Team Constitution are Trumbull’s Mj Cesare (running back) and T.J. Hayduk (wide receiver), Fairfield Warde’s Ahmed Hourani (offensive line) and Ansonia High’s Antone Mack (offensive line).
Mack was Team Constitution’s third choice behind Norwich Free Academy defensive lineman Tuzar Skipper and Hillhouse High running back Harold Cooper. Hourani was picked eighth.