Akeel Lynch named Gatorade POY

Akeel Lynch of St. Francis has been named Gatorade New York Football Player of the Year.

The senior running back rushed for 2,131 yards and 25 scores in leading the Red Raiders to an 8-3 record and the Monsignor Martin Association championship this past season. Lynch is committed to play at Boston College next fall.

For a breakdown of Lynch's award, click here.

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