Capital Ortho Team of the Week for Week 7

The Capital Ortho Team of the Week for week seven features a record-setting performance from Starkville quarterback Luke Altmyer. The featured photo this week is Clinton senior quarterback Caleb Miller.



Quarterback, Luke Altmyer / Starkville
Starkville senior quarterback Luke Altmyer (6’2, 190) set a school record for single-game passing yards and threw five touchdowns in a win over Germantown. The Florida State commit was 31-45 for 426 yards.

All-Purpose, Caleb Miller / Clinton
Clinton senior quarterback Caleb Miller (5’11, 180) was 8-14 for 113 yards while rushing for 73 yards on 13 carries in a 24-21 win over previous No. 3 South Panola. He threw two touchdowns. 

Running Back, Justin Walley / D’Iberville
D’Iberville senior running back Justin Walley (5’10, 160) needed 14 carries to rush for 249 yards and two touchdowns in a big 27-24 win over Ocean Springs. 

Running Back, Terrance Mack / Velma Jackson
Velma Jackson junior running back Terrance Mack (5’7, 155) rushed ten times for 140 yards and a touchdown in a 32-0 win over Yazoo County. 

Wide Receiver, Xavier Franks / Magee
Magee senior wide receiver Xavier Franks (6’2, 180) caught ten passes for 270 yards and three touchdowns in a 28-22 win over Seminary.

Wide Receiver, Jeffrey Ince / Jackson Prep
Jackson Prep senior wide receiver Jeffrey Ince (6’, 175) caught three passes for 88 yards and a touchdown, rushed twice for 23 yards and a touchdown,  and added a 77-yard interception return touchdown in a 30-10 win over Jackson Academy.



Defensive Line, Omari Macon / Louisville
Louisville junior defensive tackle Omari Macon (5’9, 270) had ten tackles and five tackles for loss in a 53-13 win over Northeast Lauderdale.

Linebacker, Zach Little / Oak Grove
Oak Grove junior linebacker Zach Little (5’9, 190) had 13 tackles, 1 tackle for loss and a sack in a 37-20 win over Petal.

Defensive Back, M. J. Daniels / George County
George County senior athlete M. J. Daniels (6’3, 200) had one of the state’s best overall games Friday with a passing touchdowns, an interception return touchdown, and also a punt return touchdown in a 28-10 win over Brandon. 



Kicker, Jack Tannehill / Oxford
Oxford senior placekicker/punter Jack Tannehill (5’8, 170) was 4-4 on extra points and hit his only field goal, a 32-yarder, in a 39-7 win over Lewisburg. He also punted twice for a 44.0 average and had three touchbacks.