2012 Week 9
Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History
Since 1966 the Colbert County Indians have made the state playoffs a record 37 times.
Since 1966 the Colbert County Indians have made the state playoffs a record 37 times.
Players Of the Week|
By JOSH BEAN
Florence quarterback Kendrick Doss did almost everything
right in the first half of Friday's 54-26 victory over Sparkman.
Luke Bailey, Fairview: Despite playing in only
the first half of the Aggies 47-6 victory over Crossville, completed 8-of-11
for 202 yards and three TDS (63, 13 and 67 yards).
Houston Barnes, Valley: Caught five passes for 103 yards
and three TDs in the Rams' 27-8 win over Marbury.
Eli Beall, Pelham: Ran 29 times for 125 yards and
four TDs (8, 6, 2 and 4 yards) in the 42-17 win over Spain Park.
Jordan Bishop, Calera: Caught seven passes for 176 yards
and two scores in the 35-13 win over Jemison.
Brandon Byner, Bessemer City: Scored both touchdowns, including
the game-winner on a 13-yard reception from Pat Johnson on fourth down, in
the 14-12 win over Northridge. He finished the game with 46 rushing yards on
11 carries and had six receptions for 77 yards.
Jermarcus Brown, Pickens County:
Rushed for 252 yards and scored five TDS in a 49-22 win over Berry. He
scored on runs of 22, 10 and 94 yards, returned the second-half kickoff 88
yards for a score, and caught a 50-yard touchdown pass.
Brandon Butts, J.B.
Pennington: Completed 21-of-33 passes for 269 yards with four TDs and an
interception and added 112 yards and a touchdown on 20 carries in a 36-25
win over New Hope.
Blake Byrd, Corner: Ran 26 times for 130 yards and
three touchdowns (9, 2 and 2 yards) and added 16-of-27 completions for 132
yards and a 9-yard touchdown in the 39-25 win against Bibb County.
Rodney Camp, Phillips: Threw for 382 yards and
two scores and rushed for 138 yards and three scores in a 56-32 loss to
Blain Crain, Spanish Fort: Caught touchdown passes of 21, 20
and 6 yards as the Toros rolled over Williamson 44-13. He finished with six
catches for 100 yards.
Aaron Dillard, Hubbertville:
Rushed for 265 yards and scored on runs of 5, 16 and 47 yards in a 33-18 win
Kyle Eriksen, Providence Christian: Finished with 110 yards on
12 carries with an 80-yard TD run, and caught 4 passes for 91 yards,
including a back-breaking 80-yard TD run in the fourth quarter, and earned
eight tackles on defense in a 30-16 Eagle win over rival Houston Academy.
Courtney Foy, Midfield: Ran 15 times for 208 yards and
three TDs and added 64 yards passing and a TD in the 50-0 victory over
Ty Green, Cherokee County:
Rushed for 185 yards on 18 carries and scored two TDs (4 and 56 yards). He
also caught three passes for 57 yards in the Warriors' 36-14 victory over
Torren Haley, East
Limestone: Ran for 200 yards and four
touchdowns (2, 18, 2, 18) on 27 carries in a 41-6 victory over West Point.
DeAngelo Hardy, Cedar Bluff:
Hauled in six catches for 154 yards and two TDs (51, 26 yards) in the
Tigers' 41-14 victory over Spring Garden.
Justin Hardy, Homewood: Ran for 131 yards and two
touchdowns (41 and 78 yards) on five carries in the 56-0 victory over
Bryant Horn, Benjamin Russell: Finished 5-for-5 passing in a
five-play, 62-yard drive over 53 seconds, capping it with a game-winning
16-yard TD pass with 8.3 seconds to go, to give the Wildcats a 28-24 win
over Eufaula in a battle of state-ranked teams. Horn also had a 1-yard TD
run in the game, which was set up by his 65-yard completion.
Jordan Howard, Gardendale: Scored five first half touchdowns
- runs of 4, 6, 9 and 4, and an 87-yard reception - on only eight carries in
the 43-16 win over Carver. He finished with 77 yards rushing.
Hayden Huckabee, Marengo Academy: Rushed for 190 yards on 17 carries and scored on runs of 37, 3 and
38 yards in a 35-8 victory over Southern Academy.
Dale Jackson III, Fort Payne:
18-of-21 passes for 282 yards, four TDs and no interceptions in a 45-7
victory at Scottsboro. Jackson's TD passes covered 37, 9, 40 and 8 yards.
Tyler Jackson, Muscle
Rushed for 232 yards and TDs of 62, 49 and 60 yards as top-ranked Trojans
beat Cullman 35-19.
C.J. Jones, Collinsville: Completed 15-of-18 passes
for 250 yards, three TDs and no INTs as the Panthers rallied from a 20-16
halftime deficit to down Valley Head 43-33. Jones' TD passes covered 2, 24
and 48 yards.
Ty Jones, Vinemont: Ran for 192 yards and five
TDs (9, 61, 15, 8, 2 and 3 yards ) on 25 carries to lead the Eagles to a
47-20 victory over Winston County.
Preston Kent, Susan Moore: Ran for had 245 yards and
four TDs on 39 carries and caught six passes for 105 yards 36-29 victory
over White Plains in a game the Bulldogs had to win to make the playoffs.
Carl Lee, McGill-Toolen: Caught touchdown passes of 9, 33
and 8 yards as the Yellow Jackets trounced Murphy 50-21.
Garret Lewis, Sipsey Valley:
Threw four TD passes in a 47-27 win over American Christian Academy, as
Sipsey Valley qualified for the Class 3A playoffs for the first time in its
Dylan Mackey, Sand Rock:
Rushed for 197 yards on 13 carries and scored four TDs (4, 63, 39, 41 yards)
and completed 11-of-24 passes for 117 yards and a 35-yard TD as the Wildcats
clinched the final playoff spot from Class 2A, Region 7 with a 35-14 victory
Xavier McCollum, Winfield:
Rushed for 189 yards on 22 carries and scored TDS of 87, 1 and 5 yards in a
33-6 victory over Good Hope.
Levi Mintz, Cedar Bluff:
Completed 17-of-27 pass attempts for 320 yards and four TDs (51, 26, 17, 54
yards) and rushed for a 1-yard touchdown in a 41-14 victory at Spring
Deshawn Moore, Collinsville: Caught seven passes for 117 yards
and two TDs (2 and 48 yards) in a 43-33 victory over Valley Head.
Alex Morris, Ashford Academy: Morris rushed for 206 yards on
nine carries and scored three TDs (4, 86 and 78 yards) and completed his
only pass for 47 yards in the Falcons' 44-0
Pike Liberal Arts.
Jywon Moss, Loachapoka: Threw TD passes of 44 and 47
yards, scored two more touchdowns on the ground and intercepted two passes
on defense in the Indians' 33-6
over Talladega County
Cody O'Toole, Oneonta: Threw four TDs in the
Redskins' 49-0 win over Sardis, completing 8-of-12 passes for 148 yards.
Marlon Page, Notasulga: Ran for 203 yards and five TDs on
15 carries and returned a kickoff for another score in the Blue Devils'
48-38 win over Wadley.
Jonathan Pittman, Daleville: Rushed for 175 yards and a
touchdown and completed 5-of-8 passes for 106 yards with a 35-yard TD pass
in a 21-18 win over Barbour County.
Cedrix Reed, Foley: Rushed for 211 yards and four
TDs, including a 65-yard run with 2:15 to go, as the Lions beat Dothan
George Payne, St. Luke's: Rushed for 207 yards and five
first-half TDs in St. Luke's 41-3 victory over J.U. Blacksher.
Jackson Richard, Madison
Completed 11 of 12 passes for 204
yards and four touchdowns (5, 9, 56, 47) in a 66-0 victory over Butler.
Jason Smith, McGill-Toolen: Rushed for 120 yards and four TDs
and threw for 153 yards and three touchdowns in the Yellow Jackets' 50-21
victory over rival Murphy.
Jacob Stewart, Vestavia Hills: Ran for 153 yards, including an 83-yard touchdown, on nine carries and intercepted a pass in the 34-6 win over Mountain Brook.
Dreek Thompson, Piedmont:
Rushed for 160 yards and three TD on five rushes, with TDs of 67 and 49
Berron Tyson, Baker: Rushed 48 times for 237 yards and
a TD as Baker beat Blount 21-7 to make the playoffs for the first time since
Jourdan Walker, Spain Park: Caught six passes for 124 yards
and two TDs (20 and 13 yards) in the 42-17 loss to Pelham.
Jaevon Walton, Tuscaloosa Academy: Rushed for 190 yards on 24 carries and scored two TDs in a 28-20
win over Monroe Academy, clinching a 10-0 regular season.
Levi Weems, West End:
Accounted for four touchdowns - two
rushing and two passing - to lead the Patriots to their first win of the
season in a 28-12 victory over Gaston.
Stewart Wilkins, Briarwood Christian: Completed 17-of-25 passes
for 235 yards and three touchdowns (23, 5 and 18 yards) and added 30 yards
rushing in the 32-13 win over John Carroll.
De'Runnya Wilson, Wenonah: Caught five passes for 111 yards
in the 13-0 loss to McAdory.
Daniel Wood, Shoals
Christian: Rushed for 382 yards and six TDs in a 56-32 win over Phillips.
Wood scored on runs of 77, 9, 8, 8, 19 and 12 yards.
Steven Wood, Red Bay: Rushed for 221 yards and
four TDs in 41-20 victory over Colbert Heights. Wood carried 20 times and
scored on runs 14, 5, 44 and 54 yards.
Jordan Carroll, Briarwood Christian: Totaled seven tackles -
including four tackles for losses - recovered three fumbles and blocked a
punt that he returned for a touchdown in the 32-13 win over John Carroll.
Zach Cunningham, Pinson Valley: Totaled 23 tackles with two sacks,
five tackles for loss and an interception return for a touchdown.
Brett Davis, Sweet Water: Returned a punt 75 yards for a
score as Sweet Water defeated Mobile Christian 42-7.
Reuben Foster, Auburn High: Recorded 13 tackles, including
four for a loss, and two sacks and carried the ball 11 times for 77 yards
and three TDs in the Tigers' 32-23 win over rival Opelika.
Josh Freeman, McAdory: Totaled 13 tackles and three sacks
while forcing fumble that was returned for a touchdown and added another two
quarterback pressures in the 13-0 region-clinching win over Wenonah.
Darius Jackson, McAdory: Grabbed two interceptions, added
15 tackles and broke up a pass in the 13-0 region-clinching win over
Je'Niah Jackson, Spain Park: Recorded 14 tackles in the 42-17
loss to Pelham.
Timmy Jackson, Hamilton: Intercepted two passes and
recovered a fumble in Hamilton's 35-22 win over Danville.
Keith Johnson, Ashford Academy: Finished with 19 tackles and
returned an interception 36 yards to set up a short TD run in the Falcons'
44-0 win over Pike Liberal Arts.
Jimmy Jones, Shades Valley: Contributed 10 tackles and two
sacks in the 35-6 win over Woodlawn.
Dee Liner, Muscle Shoals: Tipped and intercepted a
pass behind the line of scrimmage, deflected a punt and had at least a
handful of touchbacks as a kickoff specialist in the top-ranked Trojans' win
Greg Maclin, Tanner:
Returned an interception 100 yards for a TD in a 67-12 win over
Phil Campbell. Also caught a touchdown pass.
Harry Mason, Pinson Valley: Recorded 14 tackles and scored on
a 25-yard interception return in the 40-14 win over Moody.
Nick McCallister, Providence Christian: Eagle linebacker was in on
22 tackles, 18 solos, 3 assists and one for a loss in a 30-16 win over
Sheldon Nixon, Calera: Recorded 19 tackles, four sacks
and six tackles for losses in the 35-14 win against Jemison.
Rod Roberson, Carroll: Returned a kickoff 70 yards for a
TD and had an interception on defense, his seventh of the year, in a 35-19
win over Rehobeth.
Austin Snyder, Southside:
Had 11 tackles - three for a loss -
two sacks and an interception in a 63-20 win over Brewer.
Kylen Towner, St. Paul's: Intercepted two passes Thursday
in a 35-14 win over LeFlore, returning one 20 yards for a touchdown.
Marcus Ward, Vestavia Hills: Contributed 10 tackles and
returned an interception 27 yards for a touchdown in the 34-6 victory over
Ronald Woods, Leeds: Recorded 12 tackles and rushed for 112 yards on seven carries with a 40-yard scoring run in a 36-0 win over Montevallo.