The sophomore rushed for 229 yards and 35 carries and scored five touchdowns in a 40-20 victory over Bauxite.
Dupree received 46.57% of the vote, beating out Rivercrest’s Michael Rainer who finished second with 29.17%. Searcy’s DeDe Johnson finished third with 14.03% and Bentonville’s Josh Ficklin finished fourth with 6.94%.
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Sep. 20-26:
Maci Grams, Fort Smith Northside volleyball
Grams had 45 assists and 13 digs in a 26-24, 17-25, 25-23, 25-21 victory over Cabot.
Reagan Webb, Mountain Home girls golf
Webb earned medalist honors in the 5A-West girls golf tournament at Greystone Country Club in Cabot with a 75.
Andrew Westphal, Mountain Home boys cross country
Westphal finished fourth and was the highest-finishing Arkansan at the Frank Horton Invitational in Memphis in 15:48.70.
James Jointer, Little Rock Parkview football
The senior Arkansas Razorbacks commit had 33 carries for 268 yards, averaging 8.1 yards per carry, and 5 touchdowns, in the Patriots’ 48-28 win over Greenwood on Thursday night.
Olivia Pielemeier, Lake Hamilton girls cross country
Pielemeier won the Class 5A division at the Cyclone Invitational in Russellville in 19:05.2.
J.B. Elia, El Dorado boys golf
Elia won the 5A-South Conference tournament with a 69 at Glenwood Country Club.
Lindsay Jensen, Mountain Home volleyball
Jensen had nine kills and 22 assists in a 24-26, 25-16, 25-17, 21-25, 17-15 loss to Greenbrier.
Emma Hessler, Sheridan girls golf and Aubrey Marx, El Dorado girls golf
Both players shared medalist honors at the 5A-South Conference tournament with a 76 at Glenwood Country Club.
Dylan Dew, Hot Springs Lakeside boys cross country
Drew won the Lakeside Rams Invitational in Hot Springs in 15:54.00.
DeDe Johnson, Searcy football
Johnson rushed for 245 yards and 6 touchdowns in 24 carries in a 41-3 victory over Sheridan.
Blaine Chambers, Alma boys golf
Chambers earned medalist honors in the 5A-West boys golf tournament with a 68.
Caylan Koons, Springdale Har-Ber volleyball
Koons had 33 assists and 7 digs in a 25-20, 25-13, 25-11 victory over Rogers and had 46 assists, 15 digs and 3 blocks in a 25-19, 11-25, 25-23, 15-25, 20-18 victory over Fayetteville on Thursday.
Jordan Rittenburg, Mountain Home girls cross country
Rittenburg finished fifth and was the highest-finishing Arkansan in the Frank Horton Invitational in Memphis in 19:15.9.
Denton Reilley, Izard County boys golf
Reilley earned medalist honors with a 78 in the Class 1A District 2 Tournament at The Course on Turkey Mountain in Horseshoe Bend.
Juliah Rodgers, Jessieville girls cross country
Rodgers won the Class 1A-4A division at the Cyclone Invitational in Russellville in 19:19.3.
Zeke McCain, Lake Hamilton boys cross country
McCain won the Class 5A division of the Cyclone Invitational in Russellville in 16:15.5.
Carson Schmitz, Mountain Home volleyball
Schmitz had 19 kills, 19 digs and 10 assists in a 25-22, 16-25, 25-20, 21-25 15-12 loss to Greenwood.
Hunter Talley, Siloam Springs football
The senior threw for 351 yards and 3 TD passes and ran for 135 yards and 3 more touchdowns, including a 46-yarder, in the Panthers’ 34-33 loss to Van Buren.
Olivia Melton, Fort Smith Southside volleyball
Melton had 11 kills and 14 digs in a 25-22, 25-19, 25-23 victory over Bentonville West.
Josh Ficklin, Bentonville football
The junior ran for 270 yards and 5 touchdowns on 37 carries in the Tigers’ 41-21 win over Springdale Har-Ber.
James Eslick Springdale Har-Ber boys cross country
Eslick won the University of the Ozarks Invitational in 16:09.90.
Za’kari Gurule, Fort Smith Northside volleyball
Gurule had 11 kills and 17 digs in a 26-24, 17-25, 25-23, 25-21 victory over Cabot.
Brandon Scott, Charleston football
The junior completed 14-of-17 passes for 320 yards and 4 TDs in the Tigers’ 51-0 victory over Greenland.
Meg Swindle, Conway girls cross country
Swindle won the Class 6A division at the Cyclone Invitational in Russellville in 19:30.0.
Michael Rainer, Rivercrest football
Ranier scored five touchdowns Friday night in a 61-41 victory over Pocahontas. He caught 6 passes for 144 yards and 3 touchdowns. He ran for another touchdown returned a kickoff 89 yards for a touchdown.