High School Football Awards: Week 8
Every Tuesday night we'll hand out the high school football awards for the previous Friday's performances. The Foothills Tractor Player of the Week is Spring Garden running back Dakota Lambert. Lambert had 200 yards rushing on 12 carries and 4 touchdowns (runs of 25, 34, 41, and 52 yards). Lambert averaged 17 yards per carry in the Panthers' 61-21 win over Jacksonville Christian. Up next Lambert and the Panthers will face Woodville in another region matchup.
The KFC-Jackson Mortgage Team of the Week is Piedmont. The Bulldogs dominated Wellborn in a big Class 3A Region 6 matchup on Fridaynight. Their 35-0 victory moved them to 6-1 overall and 5-1 in region play. On Thursday night, the entire team will enjoy a meal from KFC as well as the Jackson Mortgage Company trophy and the team of the week t-shirts. The Bulldogs will look to take another step towards the region championship against Westbrook Christian on Friday night.
East Alabama Power Poll (Presented by Anniston Family Fitness Center) 1. Alexandria 2. Cedar Bluff 3. Piedmont 4. Saks 5. Glencoe 6. Cleburne County 7. Ranburne 8. Gaston 9. Collinsville 10. Victory Christian