Tire Pros Team of the Week: Brophy

The Brophy Broncos are the Tire Pros High School Team of the

Week for the weekend of Sept. 27-29 after the Broncos rallied for 44 second-half points to post a 54-28 victory over previously unbeaten Mountain Pointe on Friday night.

The Broncos (5-2) trailed 21-10 at the half but turned the tables in the third quarter, scoring 29 points by capitalizing on three Mountain Pointe turnovers.

Marche Dennard carried 28 times for 265 yards for the Broncos and scored three times in the third quarter on runs of  18, 6 and 57 yards.

Brophy moved up to No. 1 in this week’s Varsity Xtra Division I rankings, replacing Mountain Pointe, which dropped to No. 3.

Other teams receiving consideration were Ironwood Ridge, Desert Ridge, Mesa Mountain View, Blue Ridge and Hamilton.


Tire Pros High School Team of the Week is selected by a panel

consisting of Jason Skoda of MaxPreps and the Ahwatukee Foothills News,

Jason Jewell of Scout.com and 24-7football.com, Mark Heller and Kyle

Odegard of the East Valley Tribune and Craig Morgan, Matt Swartz and

Dave Lumia of FOXSportsArizona.com.