Candidates this week are Perry Bridges, Dontavious Buford, Tray Eafford and Dameon Pierce
Online voting for the Player of the Week continues through noon Thursday.
Rams grab four-touchdown lead at half, then cruise
Worth County’s Dontavious Buford scored two rushing touchdowns, then caught a touchdown pass to help the Rams build a 28-0 halftime advantage.
Patriot runner Jack Plowden among top five on boys side
Serena Tripoli, a sophomore from Lovett, took first place on the girls side with a time of 18:23.
Knights can still win region title
Deerfield-Windsor had more than 300 yards rushing in a 30-26 loss at Brookwood and were led by Steven Williams.
Unbeaten Warriors score late, then hold on
The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for the Knights, while Brookwood kept itself in a tie for first-place atop the region standings with Valwood, who defeated Southland 22-14.
Point total is Sherwood’s highest since scoring 50 in 2012
Not only did Sherwood Christian score on its first five possessions and jump out to a 27-6 lead in the first half, the Eagles essentially neutralized a Thomas Jefferson Academy offense that scored 50, 48, 50, and 38 points in their four previous games.
Jackets build 17-point halftime lead, then cruise
Thomas County Central was able to expose Monroe’s flaws and earn its first subregion victory of the season.
Trojans score first Region 1-AAAAAA game of season
Quarterback Garet Morrell and Tray Eafford hooked up on two long touchdown passes as the Trojans eased to a 24-21 victory over Tift County in the region opener for both schools.
J.J. George scores two touchdowns in second half to lead Pirates
(ADDS: Americus-Sumter-Bainbridge, Seminole County-Early County, Calhoun County-Terrell County, Crisp Academy-David Emanuel, Southwest Georgia Academy-First Presbyterian Christian, Valwood-Southland, Georgia Christian-Terrell Academy, Tiftarea-Westwood, Baconton-Stewart County)
Struggling Vandy nearly a five-touchdown underdog
Helping the Georgia Bulldogs’ motivational cause is what happened last season in Nashville when Georgia made every conceivable mistake that could be made and got out-scored 15-0 in the fourth quarter on the way to a 31-27 upset loss.
Jackets believe they’ll have chances to be successful on the perimeter
Georgia Tech is excited to have A-back Charles Perkins return after suffering what he diagnosed Monday as “a mixture of things.”
Cougars pick up first subregion victory of year
Albany High (0-5 overall, 0-1 Region 1-AAAA ‘A’) matched Crisp County’s first quarter score but after halftime, the Indians mounted just one scoring drive and couldn’t pull themselves back into the game.
Tornadoes will try to slow down powerful Yellow Jackets
The Thomas County Central Yellow Jackets come into tonight’s contest with a 4-1 record, recording key wins over Americus-Sumter and Bainbridge, a team that gave Monroe trouble earlier this season.
Friday's High School Football Capsules
Trojans end the season with five straight Region 1-AAAAAA opponents
Lee County has beaten all of their opponents by an average of 29 points this season and have scored 45 or more points in three of their five games.
- SEC West teams dominate poll
- FSU holds off late Notre Dame rally to win 31-27
- Georgia proves they are more than one-man show in victory over Arkansas
- North Carolina scores late to top Georgia Tech
- ASU spoils Morehouse’s homecoming
- Georgia Tech hopes to add explosive plays to efficiency
- Georgia Bulldogs hope freshmen continue to make impact
- FSU vs. Notre Dame harks back to 1993 ‘Game of the Century’
- Albany State looks to keep positive momentum going
- COLLEGE FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Todd Gurley will play if cleared