Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Mississippi High School Athlete of the Week for Sept. 6-12 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday, Sept. 20. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email email@example.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivems.
THIS WEEK’S MISSISSIPPI ATHLETE OF THE WEEK NOMINEES:
JT Beasley, Saltillo WR
Beasley had five receptions for 168 yards and two touchdowns in a 40-33 loss to Nettleton.
Dayan Bilbo, Vancleave
Rushed 57 times for 340 yards and five touchdowns in a 47-35 loss to Moss Point.
Isiah Boyd, Wayne County
Rushed 16 times for 115 yards and two touchdowns and added an 85-yard kickoff return in a 42-20 win over Pascagoula.
Jerrell Boyd, Holmes County RB
Robert Dumas Jr., Madison Central
Rushed 13 times for 157 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-7 win over Northwest Rankin.
Choya Evans, Wayne County
Rushed 20 times for 133 yards, including a 60-yard touchdown run, in a 42-20 win over Pascagoula.
Charleston French, Amory
Rushed 15 times for 223 yards and three touchdowns in a 51-21 win over Mooreville.
Dandreyus Giles, Holmes County ATH
Jamar Grace, Kemper County ATH
Grace caught 7 passes for 146 yards and a touchdown, returned a kickoff 81 yards for a TD and had a 45-yard pick-six in a 40-0 win over Forest.
J.Q. Gray, Oak Grove
Racked up 230 yards of total offense to go with two touchdowns in a 27-0 win over Hattiesburg in the Hub City Classic.
Treyvion Hall, Warren Central
Caught two touchdown passes, including the game-winner with four seconds left, in a 27-24 win over Germantown.
Keyshawn Henley, West Point
Rushed 11 times for 126 yards and two touchdown in a 38-19 win over Noxubee County.
Jackson Hood, Germantown
Completed 12 of his 20 passes for 235 yards and two touchdowns in a 27-24 loss to Warren Central.
Bray Hubbard, Ocean Springs
Completed 13 of 21 passes for 228 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 72 yards and three more scores in a 51-28 win over George County.
Chance Johnson, Saltillo QB
Johnson went 23-of-45 for 461 yards and 3 TDs and added a rushing TD and two-point conversion in Saltillo’s loss to Nettleton.
Quay Middlebrooks, Tupelo
Rushed 11 times for 127 yards and two touchdowns in a 56-0 win over Corinth.
Joe Moss, Grenada
Rushed 37 times for 391 yards with three touchdowns in a 40-22 win over Hernando.
Ryan Musselwhite, DeSoto Central
Caught seven passes for 62 yards, including two touchdowns. He was also credited with eight tackles on defense, including one for a loss, with one sack.
Niquis Ratcliff, Picayune
Stepped in front of a pass with less than 30 seconds on the clock and returned it for a pick-six to ice Picayune’s 35-21 win over Gulfport.
Wayne Smith, Saltillo WR
Smith had six receptions for 104 yards in Saltillo’s loss to Nettleton.
Aaron Steele, Kemper County QB
Steele went 11-of-14 for 193 yards and a touchdown and carried the. ball 11 times for 208 yards and 3 TDs in a 40-0 win over Forest.
Jalen Washington, Houston
Rushed for 17 times for 178 yards and two touchdowns in a 49-6 win over Shannon.
Cameron Young, West Point
Rushed 21 times for 186 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-19 win over Noxubee County.