Malik McGue, Science Hill
McGue did all of his damage in the first half of a 90-21 win over David Crockett: 267 yards rushing with 5 TDs on runs of 8, 89, 10, 25 and 72 yards. He also passed for a score and had 337 all-purpose yards.
Coby Jones, Hampton
The sophomore quarterback broke onto the scene in a 48-6 trouncing of Unaka. He completed 9 of 16 passes for 211 yards and a pair of TDs while also rushing for 55 yards and two more scores.
Zach Casey, Dobyns-Bennett
The Indians’ 6-foot, 200-pound senior totaled 154 yards and scored three TDs in a 48-6 win over Volunteer. Casey had 100 yards rushing with a TD and 54 yards receiving with two scores.
Dustin Chandler, Daniel Boone
In a 34-17 victory over Sullivan Central, the Trailblazers’ QB rushed 12 times for 104 yards and scored a pair of TDs. At linebacker, he totaled eight tackles, three for loss.
Cody Shipley, Sullivan South
The Rebels got very defensive in a 41-0 whipping of Happy Valley, and the 6-4, 290-pound senior tackle was in the middle of a unit that allowed just 24 yards of offense. Shipley also scooped up a fumble and ran 29 yards for a TD.