Gerren Hardisty (Belmont Secondary) got his second kick return touchdown in two days and it came at a key time in the Rebels 45-10 victory over the island rival VI Raiders Saturday night.
The Raiders had kicked a field goal to narrow the gap to 10-3 with about 10 minutes to play in the second quarter and the speedster took the ensuing kick-off 90 yards for a TD. The Rebels never looked back…
Hardisty overall had 2 returns for 122 yards and also had a strong night in the Rebels backfield with 86 yards on 15 carries.
For the second week in a row a Huskers player takes home Special Teams Player of the Week
Rolack takes the nod for week 2 on the strength of 3 kick returns for 68 yards and 6 punt returns for 101 yards and a touchdown. His punt return TD came at a critical time for his club as the Huskers were building on momentum and looking to come back against the Westshore Rebels. The visiting Huskers ultimately came up short but Rolack served notice to opponents he will be a gamer for his club this season.
The Valley Huskers proved to be the most inhospitable of hosts as they throttled the expansion Prince George Kodiaks 31-5 Saturday night in Chilliwack.
Kick returner Dylan Manocha helped Husker special teams keep the field tilted in his club’s favour with 5 punt returns for 85 yards & 2 kick returns for 63 yards.