Woodson rushed eight times for 103 yards and a touchdown in their 71-44 loss to Harding Academy in the 3A state championship.
Woodson received 59.42% of the vote, beating out McGehee’s Jody Easter, who finished with 36.64%. Rivercrest’s Keshawn Scott finished third with 3.29% and Shiloh Christian’s Eli Wisdom finished fourth with 0.34%.
We are currently accepting Athlete of the Week nominations for the week of Dec. 21-27. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email email@example.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveark.
Here are the previous SBLive Arkansas Athlete of the Week winners:
WEEK 1 WINNER: CHRIS FRANCISCO, ROGERS
WEEK 2 WINNER: BRADEN WILLIAMS, WALDRON
WEEK 3 WINNER: BRAYDEN JAY, CABOT
WEEK 4 WINNER: JETT DENNIS, GREENLAND
WEEK 5 WINNER: LOGAN CHRONISTER, ALMA
WEEK 6 WINNER: GARRETT BROWN, BENTON
WEEK 7 WINNER: BLADEN FIKE, FAYETTEVILLE
WEEK 8 WINNER: GARRETT BROWN, BENTON
WEEK 9 WINNER: ELI WISDOM, SHILOH CHRISTIAN
WEEK 10 WINNER: CADEN BROWN, GREENWOOD
WEEK 11 WINNER: GARRETT BROWN, BENTON
WEEK 12 WINNER: SHARMON RESTER, EL DORADO
WEEK 13 WINNER: JAMES JORDAN, ROBINSON
WEEK 14 WINNER: AIDEN KENNON, GREENWOOD
WEEK 15 WINNER: LD RICHMOND, GREENWOOD
WEEK 16 WINNER: KADEN HENLEY, SHILOH CHRISTIAN
And here are the other athletes who were nominated for Dec. 14-20:
Caden Sipe, Harding Academy: The senior quarterback was named the MVP of the 3A football state championship game after completing 22 of 27 passes for 430 yards with eight touchdowns and an interception. The eight touchdown passes are a state final record. Sipe also ran for a team-leading 113 yards and a touchdown.
Ty Dugger, Harding Academy: Dugger caught 10 passes for 248 yards and four scores in the Wildcats’ 71-44 victory over McGehee in the 3A state championship. He also had two interceptions, including a pick six.
Jody Easter, McGehee: The running back finished with 223 yards of offense and three touchdowns in their 71-44 loss to Harding Academy in the 3A state championship.
Andrew Miller, Harding Academy: The running back racked up more than 200 yards of offense and two touchdowns in the Wildcats’ 71-44 victory over McGehee in the 3A state championship.
Eli Wisdom, Shiloh Christian: The sophomore quarterback earned the MVP award of the 4A state championship with 16 runs for 110 yards and three touchdowns and 239 yards passing with three touchdowns on 17-of-21 efficiency. His 80.9 completion percentage is tied for the highest in a state championship game with Warren’s Justin Gorman in 2014.
Cam Wiedemann, Shiloh Christian:Wiedemann racked up 179 yards of offense and scored two touchdowns to help lead Shiloh Christian to a 58-20 win over Rivercrest in the 4A state championship.
Cooper Hutchinson, Shiloh Christian:Hutchinson hauled in a 39-yard touchdown pass and intercepted a pass on defense to help lead the Saints to a 58-20 win over Rivercrest in the 4A state championship.
Keshawn Scott, Rivercrest: The running back racked up over 180 yards of offense and scored three touchdowns in the Colts’ 58-20 loss to Shiloh Christian in the 4A state championship.