Butler had 20 carries for 249 and four touchdowns in a 64-0 win over Smithville.
Butler received 47.33% of the vote, beating out Corinth RB Cayden Betts who finished with 23.44%. Gulfport QB Breck LeFlore finished third with 6.58% and Neshoba Central QB Eli Anderson was fourth with 5.37%.
We are currently accepting Athlete of the Week nominations for the week of Sep. 21-27. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivems.
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Sep 14-20:
Christian Kell, Vancleave QB: Kell accounted for six touchdowns — three passing and three rushing — to lead Vancleave to a 71-34 victory over South Jones.
Khi Holiday, Tupelo Christian Prep QB:Holiday was 16 for 29 for 356 yards and seven TD passes in TCP’s 61-20 win over French Christian Academy. Holiday added 17 carries for 204 yards and another TD on the ground.
Marquis Crosby, Presbyterian Christian RB:Crosby ran for 315 yards and five touchdowns on just 18 carries to lead PCS to a 54-27 win over Wayne Academy.
Cayden Betts, Corinth RB: Betts carried the ball 12 times for 223 yards and three touchdowns and added a 79-yard kick return TD to lead Corinth to a 66-27 win over Kossuth.
Alan Follis, West Jones QB: Follis was phenomenal in West Jones’ 34-31 comeback victory over Petal. The 6-foot-1 senior completed 20 of his 30 pass attempts for 285 yards with three passing touchdowns and one interception. He was at his best when West Jones needed it most – completing 14 of 19 passes following the interception, which came early in the third quarter.
Luke Altmyer, Starkville QB: Luke Altmyer threw four touchdown passes — including three to Stacy Robinson — as the Yellowjackets moved to 3-0 with a 35-14 victory over Meridian.
Chance Keith, Biloxi DB: Keith picked off a pass and returned it 40 yards for a TD in Biloxi’s 38-0 win over Stone. It was one of five turnovers forced by Biloxi’s defense.
Aaron Steele, Kemper County QB: Steele was 14-of-20 for 236 yards and 2 touchdowns and added 11 carries for 57 yards and another TD in KC’s 42-20 win over Eupora.
Jackson Allen, Petal QB: Allen was brilliant in defeat, completing 20 of 38 passes for 358 yards with three touchdowns in Petal’s 34-31 loss to West Jones.
Kyson Brown, Tupelo RB: Brown had 14 carries for 86 yards and two touchdowns in Tupelo’s 21-20 win over West Lauderdale.
Cam Marion, Northwest Rankin RB: Marion racked up 217 yards and four touchdowns on 39 carries to lead Northwest Rankin (2-1) to a 48-22 win over Ridgeland.
Jamar Grace, Kemper County WR: Grace hauled in five receptions for 91 yards and two touchdowns in Kemper County’s 42-20 win over Eupora.
Eli Anderson, Neshoba Central QB: Anderson threw three touchdown passes to lead Neshoba Central to a 27-16 win over Scott Central.
Breck LeFlore, Gulfport QB: LeFlore was 19 of 22 for 224 yards and three touchdowns through the air. He also added a TD on the ground in Gulfport’s 42-14 win over Pearl Central.
Sebastian Chafin, Wayne County QB: Chafin ran for two touchdowns and threw for another to lead Wayne County to a 24-21 win over Laurel.
Dayan Bilbo, Vancleave RB: Bilbo had 22 carries for 217 yards and two touchdowns, and he added two catches for 40 yards and another TD in Vancleave’s 71-34 victory over South Jones.
Junior Miller, Kemper County RB: Miller had 16 carries for 198 yards and 3 touchdowns, and added 2 receptions for 66 yards in Kemper County’s 42-20 win over Eupora.
Tyrese Ducksworth, Mize QB: Ducksworth accounted for all four touchdowns to lead Mize to a 28-21 win over St. Andrew’s Episcopal.
TJ Colom, Walnut RB: Colom racked up 170 yards and four touchdowns on only five carries in Walnut’s 70-0 “Joe Bowl” victory over rival Falkner.
D.J. Smith, Greenville Christian QB: Smith threw for 434 yards and five touchdowns to lead Greenville Christian to a 44-6 road win over Tunica Academy.
WEEK 1 WINNER: REID FLANAGAN, HERNANDO
WEEK 2 WINNER: JONATHAN HARRIS, PETAL