The Mississippi Gridiron Team of the Week for week 4 of the season. Players can be nominated each week by filling out our online nomination form.
Games of Sep. 6-8, 2012
QB, Jarvis Chambers, Sr, Wayne County
Wayne County senior quarterback Jarvis Chambers led the War Eagles to a 44-20 win over George County by passing for 141 yards and rushing for another 173 yards on eight carries with three touchdowns.
QB, Jarius Moore, Sr, Terry
Terry senior quarterback Jarius Moore passed for 114 yards and a touchdown, and rushed for 147 yards on 14 carries with a touchdown as Terry beat Florence 44-14.
RB, Fate Eiland, So, Presbyterian Christian
Sophomore running back Fate Eiland of Presbyterian Christian rushed for 264 yards on 15 carries with four touchdowns as PCS beat Germantown 66-48.
RB, Deion Howard, Sr, Hamilton
Senior running back Deion Howard rushed for 323 yards and four touchdowns on just 14 carries in Hamilton’s 52-8 win over Hatley.
WR, Malik Dear, So, Murrah
Sophomore wide receiver Malik Dear caught eight passes for 167 yards and three touchdowns, and passed for a touchdown in Murrah’s 41-7 win over Callaway.
WR, Michael Gordon, Sr, MRA
Senior receiver Michael Gordon caught four passes for 104 yards and two touchdowns in a 37-10 win over Heritage Academy. Gordon also had five tackles.
WR, Reid Kelly, So, Germantown
Sophomore receiver Reid Kelly caught nine passes for 245 yards and two touchdowns in Germantown’s 66-48 loss to Presbyterian Christian School.
OL, Parker Young (Jr), Justin Jackson (Jr), Lewayne Lenoir (Jr), Brentrell Holmes (Sr), Joseph Dillon (So) / Tylertown
Tylertown’s offensive line helped produce 505 rushing yards on just 25 carries in a 72-28 win over Vicksburg. Five different running backs rushed for at least 60 yards. As a team, Tylertown leads all of MS with 1,650 rushing yards and a 10.78 yards per rush average.
DT, Chris Jones, Sr, Houston
Senior defensive tackle Chris Jones had 16 tackles, with four tackles for loss, in Houston’s 17-13 win over Ackerman.
DT, Kentrell Mayfield, Sr, Wayne County
Senior defensive lineman Kentrell Mayfield registered eight total tackles in Wayne County’s 44-20 win over George County.
DE, Deshawn Tillman, Sr, Bruce
Senior defensive end Deshawn Tillman had 16 total tackles and one sack in a 17-16 loss to Water Valley.
DE, Edgar Eatmon, Jr, East Side
Junior defensive end Edgar Eatmon picked up seven tackles and two sacks to help lead East Side to a 30-20 win over West Bolivar.
LB, Jamarquis Foster, Sr, Potts Camp
Senior linebacker Jamarquis Foster had 15 tackles, including six tackles for loss, and forced two fumbles in an 18-7 win over Strayhorn.
LB, Jermaine Blackwell, Jr, Bogue Chitto
Junior linebacker Jermaine Blackwell had 16 tackles in Bogue Chitto’s 28-6 win over Mount Olive.
LB, Taylor Polk, Sr, Brandon
Senior linebacker Taylor Polk had 19 tackles in Brandon’s 42-14 win over Northwest Rankin.
LB, Jeremy Sangster, Jr, Louisville
Junior linebacker Jeremy Sangster had a team-high 11 tackles and one sack to lead Louisville to a 21-3 win over Neshoba Central.
DB, Travarious Williams, Jr, Pascagoula
Junior defensive back Travarious Williams had six tackles and an interception in Pascagoula’s 17-0 win over Harrison Central.
DB, Josh Bates, Sr, Provine
Senior defensive back Josh Bates had a team-high ten tackles and a sack in Provine’s 32-27 win over Clinton.
DB, Amos James, Sr, Natchez
Senior defensive back Amos James totalled six tackles and one interception as Natchez beat Warren Central 26-9.
DB, Joseph Williams, Sr, South Jones
Senior defensive back Joseph Williams had seven total tackles and a 71-yard interception return for a touchdown as South Jones beat Vancleave 47-24.
PK, Haiden McCraney, Sr, MRA
Senior placekicker Haiden McCraney hit all three of his field goal attempts and all four extra point attempts in MRA’s 37-10 win over Heritage Academy.
P, Jeb Millender, Sr, Pontotoc
Senior punter Jeb Millender averaged 49 yards per punt on three punts in Pontotoc’s 34-27 win over Ripley.