Photo by Derrick Mahone
Jonesboro quarterback Cedric Nettles takes a break on the sideline at Tara Stadium Friday after throwing the first of his three touchdown passes in a win over Morrow last Friday.
Travis Custis, Lovejoy: The junior running back had 269 yards rushing on 31 carries and three touchdowns in the eighth-ranked Wildcats’ win over Creekside.
Trent Earl, Stockbridge: The junior quarterback had 168 yards passing on 9 of 16 passes in the Tigers’ Region 4-AAA win at Jackson.
Dalton Etheridge, Eagle’s Landing Christian: The quarterback had 65 yards and two touchdowns on six carries in a win over Southwest Atlanta Christian.
Quran Fite, Henry County: The defensive back had three tackles and four pass breakups in a 7-0 win over Drew in a key Region 4-AAA contest.
Sebastian Hicks, Eagle’s Landing Christian: The senior running back had 96 yards rushing on three carries in a Region 5-A South win over Southwest Atlanta Christian.
Marcus Huntley, Henry County: He had 11 tackles and one pass breakup in the Warhawks’ win over Drew in a Region 4-AAA game.
Donovahn Jones, Dutchtown: The quarterback passed for 152 yards on 11 of 15 passing. He also caught a 36-yard touchdown pass in the Bulldogs’ 41-0 win over Woodland.
Curtis Lindsay, Stockbridge: The senior running back had 131 yards rushing on 12 carries and two touchdowns in a 26-16 win at Jackson.
Lovejoy offensive line: The front five provided the blocking to help the team rush for over 300 yards in a 24-0 Region 4-AAAA win that give the Wildcats the region championship. As a unit, they all graded out at 82 percent and collected 22 knockdown blocks.
Eric Nelson, Locust Grove: The cornerback intercepted a pass in the endzone in overtime to preserve the win. He also had six tackles and two pass breakups in a Region 4-AAA win over Spalding.
Cedric Nettles, Jonesboro: The senior quarterback/defensive back had 174 yards passing on 6 of 8 passes and three touchdowns. He also returned a punt 52 yards for a score.
Tyonne Robers, Dutchtown: He had eight tackles, including two for losses as the Bulldogs’ defense recorded their first shutout of the seaosn in a 41-0 win over Woodland.
Veion Robinson, Lovejoy: The junior defensive end had a sack and forced a safety for the game’s first points in a 24-0 win over Creekside. It was the defense’s seventh shutout of the season. Creekside was held to under 50 yards of total offense.
Rodney Singleton, Jonesboro: The senior had 85 yards rushing and three receptions for 92 yards and a touchdown catch in a win over Morrow that clinched second place in the region.
Willliam Smith, Dutchtown: The freshman had 89 yards rushing on nine carries and two touchdowns in a Region 3-AAAA, Div. A win over Woodland.
John Tatum, Eagle's Landing Christian: The senior running back had 204 yards rushing and three touchdowns in the fourth-ranked Chargers’ 72-14 win over Southwest Atlanta Christian.
Jamal Watkins, Dutchtown: He had six receptions for 51 yards and completed his only pass for a 36-yard touchdown in a win over Woodland.
Keenan Wise, Locust Grove: The quarterback went 6 for 14 for 87yards passing and had 21 carries for 134 yards rushing with two touchdowns in a 23-17 overtime win over Spalding.