Posted: Friday, September 16, 2016
This weeks GCS “Players of the Week” features a young volleyball player who has helped her team get off to a fast start and a running back who totaled over 500 yards leading his team to victory:
Hailey Hirst, Wade Hampton Volleyball – Freshman libero helped lead her team to two victories last week with 47 digs and 3 kills.
Quavian White, Greer Football - Led the Yellow Jackets to a big non-region victory over Daniel High. Quavian scored all 5 touchdowns, 4 rushing and 1 kick return, for Greer in a 35-28 victory.
Congratulations Hailey and Quavian!
Other Player of the Week nominees, selected by their coaches and athletic directors:
Noa Rocha, Berea Cross Country – Fastest time on the team this year
Joanna Londono, Berea Tennis – Won her match vs Bue Ridge
Sonny Stevens, Blue Ridge Football – 7 rushes for 76 yds and 5 receptions for 192 yds and 2 TD’s
Aquinntae Poole, Carolina Football – Scored rushing TD for Trojans vs TR
Will Watts, Hillcrest Football – 11-18 209 yds and 3 TD’s
Allie Leavitt, Hillcrest Cross Country – 2nd place at Furman Invitational leading Rams to team runner-up finish
Matt Atkins, Mauldin Football - 9 receptions for 143 yds and a TD in victory at Woodmont
Uriah Tucker, Travelers Rest Football – 92 yds and 4 TD’s in win over Carolina
Taylor Reynolds, Travelers Rest Cross Country – Won Eastside meet with time of 21:41
Jakari Stevens, Wade Hampton Football – 17 carries for 138 yds and # TD’s in come from behind victory vs Eastside
Isaiah MCullough, Woodmont Football – 18.5 tackles for loss vs Mauldin, 12 tackles for loss over last two games