Statewide Team of the Week Presented by Malone Roofing

Columbia sophomore running back Omar Johnson. Photo by Chris Brooks

The Mississippi Gridiron Team of the Week for the entire state is presented by Malone Roofing.


Quarterback, Justin Smith / Holmes County Central
Holmes County Central senior quarterback Justin Smith (6’1, 195) completed 10-16 passes for 282 yards and five touchdowns, while rushing for 95 yards and another two scores in a 50-20 win over Ridgeland.

All-Purpose, Ahmad Johnson / Pelahatchie
Pelahatchie senior running back Ahmad Johnson (6’1, 210) rushed 20 times for 361 yards and seven touchdowns in a 47-16 win over Morton.

Running Back, Omar Johnson/ Columbia
Columbia sophomore running back Omar Johnson (5’10, 185) rushed 27 times for 273 yards and three touchdowns in a 24-14 win over Magee.

Wide Receiver, Jordan Harvey / Velma Jackson
Velma Jackson junior wide receiver Jordan Harvey (6’2, 185) caught 11 passes for 225 yards and two touchdowns in a 28-21 loss to Raleigh. He also had eight tackles and returned a fumble for a score.


Defensive Line, Quantavious Lymon / Greenwood
Greenwood senior defensive tackle Quantavious Lymon (6’, 265) had nine total tackles including six tackles for loss and three sacks in a 34-0 win over Yazoo City.

Linebacker, Kristian Hopkins / Louisville
Louisville senior linebacker Kristian Hopkins (5’11, 220) had a team-high 13 tackles with three tackles for loss, a sack, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery in a 55-7 win over Kosciusko.

Defensive Back, Dorian Robinson / Picayune
Picayune sophomore defensive back Dorian Robinson (5’10, 170) picked off a pair of passes and forced a fumble in the Maroon Tide’s 63-14 win over Pascagoula.


Kicker, Remmington Smith / Grenada
Grenada senior kicker Remmington Smith (5’8, 155) was 6-6 on extra points and hit his only field goal attempt in a 45-28 win over Center Hill.