The Bears’ senior running back is our inaugural Southwest Virginia 5-star player of the week.
Jenkins rushed for 227 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries in Union’s season-opening 35-20 win over J.I. Burton last Thursday.
The senior completed 10 of 11 passes for 180 yards and two touchdowns in Friday’s 34-8 win over John Battle.
The sophomore rushed for 215 yards and two touchdowns on 17 carries in the Wolfpack’s 47-12 win over Grundy on Friday.
The senior helped the ’Pack to the season-opening win over the Golden Wave by running for 109 yards and two touchdowns on only nine carries. Sexton also caught two TD passes.
Wise Central, WR/DB
The sophomore played a key role on both offense and defense in the Warriors’ 41-27 win over Wise County rival Eastside on Friday. Brickey had four catches for 79 yards and two touchdowns and snared a key interception.