Player Of The Week

Jacob Buie leads the Bruins to their first victory and player of the week honors

JACKSON, Tenn — Entering last Friday’s match up with the TCA Lions, USJ was winless under new head coach Michael Stroup. But senior quarterback Jacob Buie helped turn things around completing 21 passes for 323 yards and four touchdowns while adding another on the ground. For his performance, he earned West Tennessee’s vote for week four’s player of the week….

Viktor Horton continues to run all over defenses

  J ACKSON, Tenn. — For week three of the high school football season, TCA’s Viktor Horton claimed the top spot for the player of the week award.  This past weekend, he helped lead his Lions to victory over a tough Adamsville squad.  He rushed for 195 yards to go with two scores.  In just three games this season, Horton…

Whitmore continues power surge

JACKSON, Tenn — Earlier in the 2016 season, Rufus Whitmore was the Jackson Christian Eagles starting running back. Midway through the season, he lost his job. Well Whitmore got his starting spot back and when he did, there was no looking back. The first seven games of the season he scored two touchdowns. Since his return, he’s registered three touchdowns…

Ballard cruises away with MVP honors

    MILAN, Tenn — Milan running back Anthony Ballard ran all over the South Side Hawk defense this past Friday and that earned him week ten’s player of the week. Ballard said it’s a great honor to receive player of the week, but that’s not his long term goal. His long term goal is to win a state title….

Rodney Castille catches player of the week honors

JACKSON, Tenn — Entering the game this past Friday, the Liberty Crusaders had a 5-2 record. The South Gibson Hornets had a undefeated record and sat at the top of the region standings. Rodney Castille and his Crusaders offense didn’t seem to care about what the Hornets had did leading up to that game as they went to work. They…

Mendoza snags player of the week

DYERSBURG, Tenn — For week seven’s player of the week, Dyersburg’s Blake Mendoza tallied the most votes. His breakout performance this past weekend was long overdue said Mendoza, jokingly. He said he told his head coach Bart Stowe right before school Monday that they needed to start the game with a go route and they did just that, but the…