The Capital Team of the Week for week 7 is presented by Capital Ortho. This week’s featured player is Northwest Rankin senior running back P. J. Lindsey who rushed for 225 yards and three touchdowns on 40 carries in a 35-25 win over Terry.
Quarterback, Zy McDonald / Ridgeland
Ridgeland junior quarterback Zy McDonald (5’11, 180) was 5-8 passing for 145 yards and a touchdown, and added another 107 rushing yards on six carries with three touchdowns in a 9-15 win over Cleveland Central.
All-Purpose, Marktavius Reed / Provine
Provine junior running back Marktavius Reed (5’10, 205) rushed 30 times for 220 yards in Provine’s 26-23 win over rival Callaway.
Running Back, P. J. Lindsey / Northwest Rankin
Northwest Rankin senior running back P. J. Lindsey (5’10, 170) rushed 40 times for 225 yards and three touchdowns to life the Cougars to a 35-25 win over Terry.
Wide Receiver, Deion Smith / Provine
Provine junior running back Deion Smith (6’4, 180) hauled in five receptions for 117 yards and three touchdowns to help the Rams to a 26-23 win over Callaway.
Defensive Line, Jeramiah Williams / Holmes County Central
Holmes County Central junior defensive end Jeramiah Wiliams (6’2, 260) had nine total tackles with four sacks in a 49-20 win over Canton.
Linebacker, Fred Harris / Brandon
Brandon senior linebacker Fred Harris (5’11, 200) had a game-high 14 tackles including four tackles for loss, a sack and a pass defended in the Bulldogs’ 29-26 win over George County.
Defensive Back, Riley Maddox / Jackson Prep
Jackson Prep junior defensive back Riley Maddox (6’2, 195) picked off a pair of passes and defended another in the Patriots’ 28-17 win over Jackson Academy.
Kicker, Trey Hebert / St. Andrews
St. Andrews junior placekicker/punter Trey Hebert (5’10, 170) was 3-3 on extra points and downed a pair of punts inside the 20-yard-line to help the Saints to a 29-22 win over McLaurin.