Inside Stats: Looking In-Depth at DeMatha vs Good Counsel WCAC Title Game

DMflagSaturday DeMatha will square off against Good Counsel for the Washington Area Catholic Conference title game in a game that should be action packed. These two teams have come to be the true power brokers in the WCAC over the last decade, and this Saturday should be no different.

Let’s take a look back at some statistics that could play a role for the championship game:

  • DeMatha has won 16 conference titles in 23 postseason conference title games.
  • DeMatha has an overall record of 7-3 against Good Counsel in playoff games.
  • DeMatha has beaten Good Counsel five times in championship games, but Good Counsel has won the last three title game match-ups.

Looking for one more great nugget about DeMatha football? Check out the ESPN Junior 2016 Top 300. Four Stags made the list: No. 21 Shane Simmons (DE), No. 144 J.P. Urquidez (OL), No. 187 Terrance Davis (OL), and No. 268 Tino Ellis (WR).

DeMatha Lands 17 Players On All-WCAC Teams

DeMatha has a long history of great players, and with the 2014 team playing this Saturday in the Washington Area Catholic Conference Championship, this year’s Stags team is no different. The WCAC recently announced players that made all-conference, and DeMatha landed 17 players on the various teams.
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Full list below:
WCAC FIRST TEAM

Terrance Davis – OL                                             Darryl Turner Jr. – DB

Lorenzo Harrison – RB                                         Jaire George – LB

Anthony McFarland – RB                                     Shane Simmons – DL

DeAndre Kelly – TE

WCAC SECOND TEAM

JP Urquidez – OL                                                 Julius Combes – DL

Tino Ellis – WR                                                     Jason Rogers – LB

Thomas Barringer – P

WCAC THIRD TEAM

Elijah Johnson – OL                                              Seun Oluwatimi – DL

Hamilton Day – TE                                                Keegan Meyer – K

Kellon Taylor – WR

HONORABLE MENTION

Darryl Marshall Jr. – DB                                       Beau English – QB

Andrew Robertson – DB                                      Delante Hellams – WR

Myles Olufemi – LB

CONGRATS TO ALL OUR STAGS HONORED BY THE WCAC!!

Week 8 Players of the Week: DeMatha 70, McNamara 32

After such a big win, DeMatha head coach Elijah Brooks has a tough time narrowing down the list of players that deserve individual honors. Knowing how well the entire team played, Brooks still wanted to honor the following players:

Lee Hunter

JP Urquidez

Elijah Johnson

Elijah Johnson

Victor Oluwatimi

Victor Oluwatimi

Terrance Davis

Terrance Davis

Marcus Minor

Marcus Minor

Reiley Bartine

Reiley Bartine

The Offensive Line: JP Urquidez, Elijah Johnson, Victor Oluwatimi, Terrance Davis, Marcus Minor, Reiley Bartine

 

 

 

 

Brooks: “You can’t score 63 points and over 650 yards of total offense without a dominant performance from the guys upfront. They controlled the line of scrimmage all night.”

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Anthony McFarland

RB Anthony McFarland – 324 yards of total offense, 4 touchdowns. Brooks: “Ant is a threat to score from anywhere on the field and he showed it against McNamara.”

 

 

 

 

Seun Oluwatimi

Seun Oluwatimi

Defense: DL Seun Oluwatimi- 9 tackles, 3 tackles for loss, 1 Sack. Brooks: “Seun has been really been playing well the past couple weeks, he really set the tone on the defensive line this week.”

 

 

 

CONGRATS TO ALL OF OUR STAGS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK!!

Week 4 Players of the Week: DeMatha 47, ECA 26

After a convincing victory in Baltimore over Eastern Christian Academy, DeMatha head coach Elijah Brooks had a tough time narrowing down his Players of the Week. In fact, in some spots, he couldn’t pick just one guy!

OFFENSE: The whole Offensive Line!

Elijah Johnson

Elijah Johnson

Marcus Minor

Marcus Minor

Lee Hunter

JP Urquidez

 

 

 

 

 

 

“For the second week in a row our offensive line has paved the way for a 450 yard offensive explosion. They opened running lanes for 3 different running backs to find the end zone and over 150 yards in the air.”

Reiley Bartine

Reiley Bartine

Terrance Davis

Terrance Davis

Victor Oluwatimi

Victor Oluwatimi

 

 

 

 

 

 

DEFENSE: Darryl Turner Jr. 

SUN_0011-2014“DJ had an outstanding game on defense finishing with 7 tackles, 1 forced fumble, and a 102 yard interception return for a touchdown, unfortunately called back due to a questionable penalty.”