Fayetteville QB Bladen Fike voted SBLive’s Arkansas High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Fayetteville quarterback Bladen Fike for being voted SBLive’s Arkansas High School Athlete of the Week!

Fike threw for 363 yards and four touchdowns and scored the game-winning TD on a 6-yard run to lift Fayetteville to a 46-42 win over Fort Smith Southside on Oct. 9.

Fike received 52.05% of the vote, beating out Benton LB Beau Wright, who finished with 19.31%. Greenwood WR Luke Brewer finished third with 6.07% and Fort Smith Southside WR Luke Wyatt was fourth with 4.87% .

We are currently accepting Athlete of the Week nominations for the week of Oct. 12-18. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email regan@scorebooklive.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveark.

Here are the previous SBLive Athlete of the Week winners:

WEEK 1 WINNER: CHRIS FRANCISCO, ROGERS QB

WEEK 2 WINNER: BRADEN WILLIAMS, WALDRON QB

WEEK 3 WINNER: BRAYDEN JAY, CABOT WR

WEEK 4 WINNER: JETT DENNIS, GREENLAND

WEEK 5 WINNER: LOGAN CHRONISTER, ALMA

WEEK 6 WINNER: GARRETT BROWN, BENTON

And here are the other athletes who were nominated for Oct. 5-11:

Kam Turner, Rivercrest QB

Turner did it all for the Colts on Friday night. He was 6 of 8 passing for 148 yards and two touchdowns, he caught a 73-yard pass for a touchdown, and he carried the ball for 119 yards and three touchdowns. Turner also led Rivercrest with six tackles in the 55-19 win over Westside. 

Bryce McKay, Mountain Home QB

McKay ran for 204 yards and three touchdowns and passed for 144 yards and two scores to help the Bombers snap a 14-game conference losing streak.

Logen Walker, Mountain Home WR

Walker caught five passes for 144 yards and two touchdowns in a 49-37 win over Van Buren.

Cole Keylon, Harrison QB

Keylon showed off his dual-threat ability in the Goblins’ four-point win over Greenbrier. He threw for 221 yards and a touchdown and added 148 yards and two touchdowns on the ground.

Jackson Moll, Morrilton RB

Moll posted one of the best rushing performances in school history, finishing with 292 yards and four touchdowns in a 35-21 win over Farmington.

Ethan Ridgel, Batesville RB

Ridgel rushed for 177 yards and had three touchdowns to lead the Pioneers to a 42-12 win over Forrest City.

Justin Lewallen, Batesville DE

Lewallen had five sacks to help power the Pioneers to a 30-point win over Forrest City.

Futa Shinkawa, Pulaski Academy DB

Shinkawa returned an interception 70 yards for a touchdown and recovered the ensuing onside kick as the Bruins beat White 49-28.

Isaac Shelor, Hot Springs QB

Shelor threw for five touchdowns and finished with 277 passing yards in the Trojans’ win over DeQueen. 

Kaimani Gray, Hot Springs WR

Gray and quarterback Isaac Shelor were in rhythm Friday night, connecting seven times for 165 yards and three touchdowns in the 56-14 win over DeQueen.

Hudson Brewer, Har-Ber RB

The sophomore running back had 160 rushing yards and four touchdowns to lead the Wildcats over rival Springdale.

Luke Wyatt, Fort Smith Southside WR 

In Fort Smith Southside’s 46-42 loss to Fayetteville on Friday, Luke Wyatt scored four touchdowns and had seven catches for 185 yards. Two of his touchdowns came through the air, one was a rushing TD and one was a 90-yard kickoff return.

Ben Weese, Conway QB

Weese threw for 397 yards and six touchdowns to help the Wampus Cats slip by Cabot, 52-49.

Tevin Woodley, Lake Hamilton RB

Woodley had 22 carries for 276 yards and 3 TDs in a 43-42 win over Russellville.

Bryce Bohanon, Conway WR

Bohanon and quarterback Ben Weese were unstoppable Friday night, connecting nine times for 225 yards and three touchdowns in the win over Cabot.

LD Richmond, Greenwood QB

Richmond threw for 168 yards and three touchdowns and ran for another TD in Greenwood’s 49-10 win over Siloam Springs.

Tyler Gee, Cabot QB

Despite falling to Conway by three points, Gee put up huge numbers for the Panthers, passing for 389 yards and six touchdowns.

Beau Wright, Benton LB 

Wright returned a fumble for a 64 yard touchdown in a 30-20 win over the Parkview Patriots. 

Hunter Wilkinson, Greenwood RB

Wilkinson carried the ball 31 times for 175 yards and two touchdowns in Greenwood’s 49-10 win over Siloam Springs.

Luke Brewer, Greenwood WR

Brewer had five catches for 72 yards and two touchdowns in Greenwood’s 49-10 win over Siloam Springs.

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