Posted On: 10/6/20 9:51 AM

This is a Week 2 matchup of unbeaten teams when St. Thomas Aquinas and North Plainfield square off. St. Thomas Aquinas took down South River in overtime while North Plainfield edged out Middlesex in their opener. Here are some key players to watch on both sides when these two teams take the field on Friday night.

Joel Marellis (2023) | St. Thomas Aquinas

Marellis looks like the next big thing for the Trojans. He was dominant on both sides of the ball in the opener. He led St. Thomas Aquinas with nine tackles and carried the ball 27 times for 157 yards and a touchdown. He is one of two dynamic sophomores on the offensive end for the Trojans.

Keiahn Grenald (2022) | North Plainfield

Grenald was part of a two-headed monster in the backfield, along with Nasir McGlone, for North Plainfield. Grenald led the way with 10 carries for 107 yards. He was a big play running back from the opening kickoff. He will look to continue to use his speed to dominate in the trenches.

Jayden Young (2023) | St. Thomas Aquinas

Young took over the quarterback duties for St. Thomas Aquinas and performed well in his first

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