Teams across the state stepped back into region play week six. Here are the weekly winners after another great week of high school competition.
KFC-Pigskin Roundup Team of the Week: Jacksonville
The Golden Eagles went on the road and earned a hard-fought victory over Anniston 38-30. Both teams entered with unbeaten marks in the region. The win moves Jacksonville to 5-2 overall and 4-0 in region play. The victory also means the entire team and coaching staff will enjoy the Team of the Week chicken dinner as well as the t-shirts provided by KFC.
RMC Player of the Week: Ron Wiggins
The RMC Player of the Week was one of the stars in the same game. Running back Ron Wiggins was outstanding in the Golden Eagle’s victory. The senior rushed for 268 yards on 22 carries and scored five touchdowns. Wiggins scored on runs of 4, 47, 61, 70 and 22 yards. Wiggins and the Golden Eagles return home this Friday night to face Oneonta in another battle of undefeated teams in Class 4A Region 6 play.
Pigskin Roundup - Week 7
Friday, Oct. 11 (10:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.)
Scores - All Local Games
Friday, Oct. 11
#6 Randolph County at #8 Wellborn (Game of the Week)
Donoho at Talladega County Central [Thursday]
Southside at Alexandria
Oneonta at #6 Jacksonville
Hokes Bluff at Cleburne County
White Plains at Anniston
Glencoe at #2 Piedmont
Weaver at Saks
B.B. Comer at Pleasant Valley
Westbrook Christian at Gaston
Guests: Rico White (Anniston) & Jonathan Nix (Pleasant Valley)