Here are the candidates for our first Prep Football Player of the Week. You can vote in the poll in the Telegraph Sports Facebook page.
Taylor Boyett, Houston County: Boyett passed for 261 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for another touchdown in the Bears’ 35-23 win over Harris County.
Taye Brantley, East Laurens: Brantley rushed for 143 yards and three touchdowns on 10 carries. He also caught two passes for 81 yards and a touchdown in a 40-6 win over Howard.
Tajhea Chambers, Baldwin: Chambers passed for 195 yards and a touchdown and rushed for 52 yards and two touchdowns in a 33-14 win over Jefferson County.
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Makail Grace, Wilcox County: Grace passed for 407 yards and four touchdowns and added 75 yards and a touchdown on the ground in a win over Wilkinson County. Grace scored the winning touchdown with 47 seconds left for the 43-39 win.
Keshun Hill, Northside: Hill rushed for 78 yards and two touchdowns on four carries and also caught an 18-yard touchdown pass in the Eagles’ 45-7 romp over Flowery Branch.
Darius Jackson, Northeast: Jackson rushed for 177 yards and three touchdowns – he added two 2-point conversion runs – in a 48-6 win over Twiggs County.
Dante Jenkins, CFCA: Jenkins rushed for 155 yards and three touchdowns in the Lancers’ 46-14 win over John Hancock.
Scott McCormick, FPD: McCormick caught five passes for 197 yards and a touchdown in FPD’s 41-38 loss to George Walton.
Demarcus Robinson, Peach County: Robinson caught four passes for 131 yards and two touchdowns in a 21-14 win over rival Perry. Robinson also scored the game-winning points on an interception return for a touchdown.
William Walker, Washington County: Walker rushed for 76 yards and two touchdowns and went a perfect 5-for-5 passing for 133 yards and two more touchdowns in the Golden Hawks’ blowout win over Grovetown.