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Tag: Rhys Gervais


Football: Lakes HS adds a QB, defensive coordinator

Rhys Gervais was a second-team all-SPSL South quarterback last fall for Puyallup. He has transferred to Lakes, the school he attended as a freshman.

Rhys Gervais is returning to where his high school career began.

Gervais, who attended Lakes as a freshman, has transferred to the Lakewood school from Puyallup High, Lancers coach Dave Miller confirmed.

Gervais, who was a second-team all-SPSL South quarterback last fall, provides a reloading Lakes squad with a run-pass threat at quarterback. Gervais completed 122 of 231 passes for 1,948 yards, 21 touchdowns and nine interceptions last fall, leading the league in completions, yards and touchdowns.
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Football: Bethel tops Puyallup 73-56 (yes, that score is correct)

As Bethel High coach Gavin Kralik finished compiling all the statistics from his wild South Puget Sound League South Division game against Puyallup – the two schools combined for a ridiculous 1,208 total yards – he looked over in his office, and his son was already snoozing

Imagine how Kralik’s quarterback, Justin Hordyk felt afterward.

As if Hordyk had not been the exemplary leader of the team up to this critical point Friday night – the winner would all but grab the SPSL South’s No. 2 spot behind Federal Way – the quarterback did it all in the Braves’ 73-56 victory over Puyallup at Art Crate Field.

Hordyk passed for 222 yards and a touchdown. He rushed for 204 yards. And when one of the Braves’ starting defensive backs came up hobbled late in the first half, it was the senior who went out and played cornerback – and had two interceptions.

“And he was homecoming king tonight,” Kralik said.
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