Player of the Week: English's Emmanuel Almonte

BOSTON -- Boston English senior quarterback Emmanuel Almonte is one the most feared dual-threat signal-callers in the state.

He continued his hot start to the season on Friday, throwing for 264 yards and three touchdowns while running for 135 yards and another score in a 36-18 win over Burke.

ESPN Boston High Schools editor Brendan C. Hall caught up with Almonte, our New England Dairy Player of the Week for Week 3, for this interview on Monday:



Emmanuel Almonte, Sr. QB, Boston English – Completed 16 of 18 pass attempts for 264 yards and three touchdowns while rushing for 135 yards and a touchdown in a 36-18 win over Burke.

Dexter Andrews, Sr. RB, Brighton – Ran for 302 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-6 win over East Boston.

Christian Brady, Sr. QB, Scituate – Scored four rushing touchdowns while running for 190 yards in addition to two touchdowns passes on 64 yards in a 56-20 win over Dennis-Yarmouth.

Austin Burton, Soph. QB, Newton South – Threw for 451 yards and five touchdowns while completing 21 of 25 pass attempts in a 49-20 win over Boston Latin.

Mark Wright, Sr. RB, Auburn – Rushed for 393 yards and five touchdowns in a 40-21 win over Oakmont.