BRIDGEWATER (CBS) — Two high school football players are MVPs this week–but their heroics happened off the field.

George Lampros and Max Sergio, two Bridgewater teammates, heard a cat screeching from a sewage pipe and decided to do something about it.

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They grabbed a crow bar,  and pried the drain cover off.

In the video above, the two can be seen using a bucket and some string to fish the cat out to safety.

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Their coach couldn’t be prouder, telling the rest of the team Tuesday that Lampros and Sergio are his “most valuable people.”