Dobyns-Bennett RB Hicks leads weekly honorees in NET
Sep 4, 2018 at 1:09 AM
Ian Hicks, Dobyns-Bennett’s standout running back, led the way for the Johnson City Press/Times News players of the week for the games of Aug. 30-31.
Facing an 0-3 start to the season, the senior carried his teammates with 182 yards rushing, a 32-yard TD catch, and all three of the Indians’ touchdowns — including the game-winner with 1:06 left in a 24-21 win over rival Science Hill.
David Crockett, QB
Cutting loose through the air, the junior totaled 353 yards passing with five touchdown tosses, hitting on 17 of 24 attempts.
Result: David Crockett 55, Volunteer 0
Daniel Boone, QB
A game-saving pass breakup near the goal line on the final play added to the senior’s 136 yards rushing with a touchdown and a 41-yard pass completion to set up the eventual game-winning score.
Result: Daniel Boone 26, Tennessee High 21
Unicoi County, WR
Breaking loose to help his team move to 3-0, the senior hauled in four passes for 219 yards, including touchdown catches of 39, 35 and 80 yards.
Result: Unicoi County 53, N. Greene 8
Johnson County, RB
In a game that turned into a second-half shootout, Lane totaled 222 all-purpose yards and scored four touchdowns.
Result: Johnson County 43, Chuckey-Doak 23