2021 Week 3 Prime Time Player
WEEK 3 PRIME TIME PLAYER
Nico Ruggiero, Dunmore
The Bucks needed the offense after starting the season 0-2 and they got it from running back Nico Ruggiero. The junior rushed for 101 yards, had 10 receiving yards and two touchdowns in Dunmore’s 21-2 win over Lake-Lehman. The running game will be key if the Bucks want to defend their district title and Ruggiero has emerged as the main weapon from the backfield. With strong support down the stretch, he received 43% of over 6,000 votes.
Week 3 Nominees: Nick Mancuso, Lakeland; Bashiyr Murphy, Scranton; Rocco Ormando, Dallas; Blaise Sokach-Minnick, Wyoming Area; Ruggiero; Tyler Wolfe, Hazleton Area
WEEK 1: Shadrak Agyei, Wallenpaupack