Brandon volleyball star Brooke Bankston voted SBLive’s Mississippi High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Brandon girls volleyball setter Brooke Bankston for being voted SBLive’s Mississippi High School Athlete of the Week for Oct. 4-10!

The junior had 15 assists, 11 digs, 10 aces, 4 kills and 3 blocks in a 3-1 win over Madison Central.

Bankston received 30.7% of the vote, beating out Lamar’s Davis McBrayer who finished second with 27.2%. Enterprise’s Derryon Gray finished third with 13.47% and Hartfield Academy’s Addie McNeely finished fourth with 7.28%. There were over 109,000 votes tallied this week!

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Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Oct. 4-10:

Addie McNeely, Hartfield Academy volleyball: McNeely had 24 kills and 17 digs in a 3-1 win over Jackson Prep.

Paige Griffin, Lake Cormorant volleyball: Griffin had 23 digs, 15 kills and 6 aces in a 3-2 win over Hernando,

Eli Anderson, Neshoba Central: Completed 15 of 26 passes for 323 yards and five touchdowns in a 42-35 win over Ridgeland.

Gunner Gilmore, Lewisburg: Completed 28 of 41 passes for 268 yards and two touchdowns in a 35-14 loss to Hernando.

JJ Grant, West Lauderdale RB: Grant rushed 36 times for 186 yards to lead West Lauderdale to a 20-14 win over Kosciusko.

Derryon Gray, Enterprise QB: Gray returned a punt 73 yards for a game-winning touchdown in the fourth quarter to lift Enterprise to a 25-21 win over Union. Gray finished with 77 yards rushing and a TD and passed for 44 yards.

Immanuel Griffin, Ripley: Rushed 17 times for 166 yards and one touchdown in a 10-7 win over New Albany.

Daniel Hill, Meridian: Rushed 24 times for 225 yards and three touchdowns in a 52-34 loss to Oak Grove.

Mason Horne, Clarkdale: Horne caught five passes for 112 yards and two touchdowns in a loss to Morton.

David Humphries, Ocean Springs: Rushed 22 times for 231 yards in a 35-0 win over Biloxi.

D.K. Jenkins, Mendenhall: Completed 15 of 19 passes for 170 yards with three touchdowns, rushed 22 times for 184 yards and a touchdown and intercepted a pass on defense in a 35-28 win over Newton County.

Davis McBrayer, Lamar: McBrayer caught four passes for 97 yards and a touchdown in Lamar’s 42-0 win over Park Place Christian.

Tyler Nichols, Starkville: Rushed 13 times for 97 yards and two touchdowns in a 28-21 win over Tupelo.

J.J. Parker, Sumrall: Rushed 22 times for 150 yards and two touchdowns in a 34-0 win over Purvis.

Dawson Phillips, Mooreville: Completed 31 of 45 passes for 437 yards and five touchdowns in a 42-21 win over Corinth.

Tyler Reed, Gulfport: Rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns in a 49-29 win over Hancock.

Zach Wilcke, Hernando: Completed 19 of 28 passes for 268 yards and two touchdowns and rushed 13 times for 96 yards and two touchdowns in a 35-14 win over Lewisburg.

Ayden Williams, Ridgeland: Racked up 184 receiving yards with two touchdown catches and another score on the ground in a 42-35 loss to Neshoba Central.

Dillon Williamson, West Lauderdale: Williamson had five tackles for loss in West Lauderdale’s win over Kosciusko.

Myles Cox, Belmont: Cox had 4 TDs and 214 yards on 14 carries to go along with 1 sack and 1 recovered fumble in Belmont’s 41-28 against Potts Camp.

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