Top Football Performers For Week 5
Here are some of the top high school football performances from last week:
D.J. Bell, RB, Pierce County: Rushed 20 times for 169 yards and two touchdowns in 20-13 win over Eagle’s Landing Christian.
Leo Blackburn, WR, Westlake: Had eight receptions for 138 yards in 42-21 loss to Hillgrove.
Nitavion Burrus, QB, Brooks County: Completed 11 of 18 passes for 222 yards and four touchdowns and ran for 94 yards and three touchdowns in 63-34 win over Mitchell County.
Tommy Castellanos, QB, Ware County: Rushed 22 times for 166 yards and one touchdown and completed 16 of 26 passes for 166 yards and three touchdowns in a 35-30 win over Bainbridge.
John Collier, QB, Westminster: Completed 19 of 28 passes for 240 yards and three touchdowns in 27-24 win over St. Pius.
Kaleb Edwards, RB, Dacula: Rushed 10 times for 164 yards and four touchdowns in 49-27 win over Mountain View.
Kyle Efford, RB, Dacula: Rushed 18 times for 274 yard and one touchdown in a 49-27 win over Mountain View.
Blake Ethridge, QB, Veterans: Completed 18 of 29 passes for 331 yards and two touchdowns in 24-14 win over Perry.
Rock Gaither, RB, Meadowcreek: Rushed 22 times for 150 yards and three touchdowns in a 39-28 win over Duluth.
Holden Geriner, QB, Benedictine: Completed 16 of 20 passes for 215 yards and four touchdowns in 41-29 win over Wayne County.
Kobe Harris, RB, Douglas County: Rushed 25 times for 190 yards and one touchdown in 19-13 win over East Paulding.
Quayde Hawkins, QB, Bainbridge: Completed 25 of 39 passes for 339 yards and one touchdown in a 35-30 loss to Ware County.
Jerrian Hames, RB, Calhoun: Rushed 30 times for 202 yards and two touchdowns in 35-14 win over Woodstock.
Latavious Johnson, RB, Tucker: Rushed 27 times for 155 yards and one touchdown in a 29-12 win over Southwest DeKalb.
Sam Horn, QB, Collins Hill: Completed 26 of 41 passes for 262 yards and four touchdowns in 30-22 win over Alpharetta.
Colin Houck, QB, Parkview: Completed 13 of 23 passes for 223 yards and five touchdowns in a 50-28 win over Marietta.
Roy Huff, RB, Cross Keys: Rushed 23 times for 161 yards and three touchdowns in a 28-7 win over Notre Dame Academy.
Tyler Hughes, QB, Marietta: Completed 18 of 33 passes for 271 yards and three touchdowns and ran 24 times for 123 yards and one touchdown in a 50-28 loss to Parkview.
Tino Jones, DB, Cass: Intercepted four passes and returned two of them for touchdowns in a 43-14 win over Ridgeland.
Mason Kaplan, QB, Norcross: Completed 16 of 22 passes for 236 yard and two touchdowns in 40-3 win over Dunwoody.
Caleb McDowell, RB, Lee County: Rushed eight times for 120 yards and four touchdowns in 62-6 win over Lithia Springs.
Brooks Miller, WR, Greater Atlanta Christian: Caught five passes for 150 yards and one touchdown and returned a kickoff for an 85-yard touchdown in 55-28 win over Burke County.
Deuce Petty, LB, Warner Robins: Returned an interception for a 27-yard touchdown and returned a fumble 65 yards for a touchdown in 44-10 win over Houston County.
D.J. Riles, QB, Carver Columbus: Completed 12 of 17 passes for 203 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 78 yards and four touchdowns in 56-12 win over Shaw.
Ashaud Roberson, RB, Richmond Hill: Rushed 16 times for 134 yards and three touchdowns in 52-12 win over Northside Warner Robins.
J.B Seay, RB, Discovery: Rushed 28 times for 165 yards and three touchdowns in 33-21 win over Berkmar.
Austin Smith, QB, Cedar Grove: Completed 13 of 20 passes for 113 yards and rushed eight times for 104 yards and two touchdowns in a 14-7 win over Milton.
Brock Vandagriff, QB, Prince Avenue Christian: Completed 20 of 33 passes for 337 yards and four touchdowns in 52-26 win over Wesleyan.
Javin Whatley, QB, Rockmart: Rushed for 94 yards and threw for 156 in 68-7 win over Sonoraville.
Xavier Williams, QB, Colquitt County: Completed 15 of 24 passes for 180 yards and four touchdowns in 63-27 win over Dothan, Ala.
The list of top performers is compiled from newspaper and media reports from around the state. Among the sources are the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Gwinnett Daily Post, Marietta Daily Journal, AccessWDUN, Macon Telegraph, Rome News Tribune, Cartersville Daily Tribune, Savannah Morning News, Brunswick News, Athens Banner-Herald, Augusta Chronicle, Score Atlanta and Georgia High School Football Daily. Click here for a free subscription to the Georgia High School Football Daily.