With Heavy Hearts, AlfanoStJohn Brothers Help Lead Westhampton Beach Football To Season-Opening Blowout Victory - 27 East

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With Heavy Hearts, AlfanoStJohn Brothers Help Lead Westhampton Beach Football To Season-Opening Blowout Victory

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Harborfields players and coaches meet up with Jaden and Jesse AlfanoStJohn and head coach Bryan Schaumloffel to pay respects to the AlfanoStJohn brothers who lost their mother last weekend.

Harborfields players and coaches meet up with Jaden and Jesse AlfanoStJohn and head coach Bryan Schaumloffel to pay respects to the AlfanoStJohn brothers who lost their mother last weekend.

Harborfields players and coaches meet up with Jaden and Jesse AlfanoStJohn and head coach Bryan Schaumloffel to pay respects to the AlfanoStJohn brothers who lost their mother last weekend.

Harborfields players and coaches meet up with Jaden and Jesse AlfanoStJohn and head coach Bryan Schaumloffel to pay respects to the AlfanoStJohn brothers who lost their mother last weekend.

Jaden (2) and Jesse AlfanoStJohn lead the Hurricanes onto the field for their season opener on Friday.

Jaden (2) and Jesse AlfanoStJohn lead the Hurricanes onto the field for their season opener on Friday.

The Hurricanes takes the field for their season opener back in September. DREW BUDD

The Hurricanes takes the field for their season opener back in September. DREW BUDD

Players bow their heads in a moment of silence prior to Friday's game in memory of Rose AlfanoStJohn, mother of Jaden (2) and Jesse AlfanoStJohn who died last weekend.

Players bow their heads in a moment of silence prior to Friday's game in memory of Rose AlfanoStJohn, mother of Jaden (2) and Jesse AlfanoStJohn who died last weekend.

Players bow their heads in a moment of silence prior to Friday's game in memory of Rose AlfanoStJohn, mother of Jaden (2) and Jesse AlfanoStJohn who died last weekend.

Players bow their heads in a moment of silence prior to Friday's game in memory of Rose AlfanoStJohn, mother of Jaden (2) and Jesse AlfanoStJohn who died last weekend.

Chris Daleo (57), Dom Sarno (56) and Jackson Hulse (25) wrap up a Harborfields player.

Chris Daleo (57), Dom Sarno (56) and Jackson Hulse (25) wrap up a Harborfields player.

Jaden AlfanoStJohn rattled off a number of big runs on Friday night leading to a big game.

Jaden AlfanoStJohn rattled off a number of big runs on Friday night leading to a big game.

Jaden AlfanoStJohn gets a big block from fellow senior Aidan Cumisky.

Jaden AlfanoStJohn gets a big block from fellow senior Aidan Cumisky.

Then Jaden AlfanoStJohn barrled through a Harborfields player.

Then Jaden AlfanoStJohn barrled through a Harborfields player.

Cheis Daleo and Kevin Dillon congratulate Jaden AlfanoStJohn after he scores his and the Canes first touchdown of the season.

Cheis Daleo and Kevin Dillon congratulate Jaden AlfanoStJohn after he scores his and the Canes first touchdown of the season.

The Hurricane defense stifled the Harborfields offense all night.

The Hurricane defense stifled the Harborfields offense all night.

Jaden AlfanoStJohn scored four touchdowns in Friday night's game.

Jaden AlfanoStJohn scored four touchdowns in Friday night's game.

Ryan Miller (42) and Kevin Dillon wrap up a Harborfields player.

Ryan Miller (42) and Kevin Dillon wrap up a Harborfields player.

Westhampton Beach junior Aidan Cassara takes the opening kickoff to the second half to the end zone for a touchdown.

Westhampton Beach junior Aidan Cassara takes the opening kickoff to the second half to the end zone for a touchdown.

Jesse AlfanoStJohn tries to break through a tackle.

Jesse AlfanoStJohn tries to break through a tackle. DREW BUDD

The Hurricanes, led by one of their captains Jaden AlfanoStJohn, raise their helmets at the end of the national anthem.  DREW BUDD

The Hurricanes, led by one of their captains Jaden AlfanoStJohn, raise their helmets at the end of the national anthem. DREW BUDD DREW BUDD

Drew Budd on Sep 14, 2019
There are only eight games on a varsity football schedule, so when it comes to a player making a decision on whether or not play, outside of injury, it's usually... more

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