Photo by Derrick Mahone / Eagle’s Landing Christian teammates Davis Carrandi (left) and Dalton Eldridge had standout performances last week for the top-ranked Chargers in their win at Hapeville Charter.
Several football players in the Southern Crescent had standout performances for their teams. Here is a list of some of the top performances from last week’s games:
Javon Brandon, Stockbridge: The junior had four tackles and a 35-yard interception return for a touchdown in a win over Columbia. He also averaged 41.6 yards on punt returns, including returns of 30, 45 and 50 yards.
Trae Bonner, Luella: The junior running back had 79 yards rushing on 15 carries, and scored the team’s lone touchdown in a loss to Dutchtown. He also had two pass receptions in the non-region game.
Davis Carrandi, ELCA: The junior wide receiver had five receptions for 95 yards and a touchdown in the top-ranked Chargers win over Hapeville Charter.
Darian Creed, Dutchtown: The tight end/defensive end was productive on both sides of the ball. On offense, he had two receptions for 90 yards, and on defense he had seven tackles. He also had a sack, two tackles for loss and a pass deflection.
Bradley Dewberry, Eagle’s Landing: The senior quarterback completed 14 of 26 passes for 185 yards and three touchdowns in a loss to Upson-Lee. He also had five carries for 75 yards.
Trenton Earl, Stockbridge: The senior quarterback was perfect on three pass attempts for 71 yards and two touchdowns. He had touchdown throws of 14 and 50 yards in a win over Columbia.
Dalton Etheridge, ELCA: The junior quarterback accounted for seven touchdowns in the top-ranked Chargers’ win at Hapeville Charter. He had four passing touchdowns and three rushing scores in the non-region win. For the game, he amassed 303 yards of total offense, 128 of it on the ground on 13 carries.
Jaylon Harris, Luella: The junior played both running back and the Wildcat quarterback position. He rushed for 73 yards on nine carries. As a quarterback, he completed all three of his pass attempts for 28 yards.
Corey Holloway, Eagle’s Landing: The running back rushed for 171 yards on 15 carries and scored a touchdown in a loss to Upson-Lee last week.
Donovahn Jones, Dutchtown: The senior quarterback completed 8 of 10 passes for 184 yards and a touchdown in the Bulldogs’ win over Luella. The Missouri commitment also had 45 yards rushing on 10 carries in the non-region win.
Cortez McDowell, Locust Grove: He had two receptions for 111 yards and a touchdown as a receiver. He completed one pass for 21 yards, in addition to two carries for 22 yards and a touchdowns.
Steve Osondu, Luella: The junior outside linebacker led the team with nine tackles, including a team-high five solo tackles in a loss to Dutchdown. He also had two tackles for losses.
Devin Randolph, Dutchtown: The junior linebacker had 12 tackles, including nine solo stops. He also had a sack and three tackles for losses in a win over Luella.
Will Smith, Dutchtown: The senior running back did most of the heavy lifting in the Bulldogs’ non-region win over Luella with three rushing touchdowns. He also had 143 yards rushing on 12 carries.
Bill Teknipp, Eagle’s Landing: The senior tight end had three catches for 35 yards and a touchdown against Upson-Lee.
Garrett Wallace, Locust Grove: The running back had 14 carries for 75 yards and a touchdown, and he also had two receptions for 29 yards.
Keenan Wise, Locust Grove: The quarterback had 11 carries for 93 yards and a touchdown for an 8.4 yard per carry average. He also completed 6 of 11 passes for 235 yards and two touchdowns in a win over Morrow. In addition, he had two receptions for 35 yards.
— Compiled by Derrick Mahone