Here’s a look at some of the best high school football performances from around the state of Mississippi for the weekend of Friday, Sept. 3.
TOP STARS IN MISSISSIPPI HS FOOTBALL (SEPT. 2-4)
Telvin Amos, Lake Cormorant: Rushed for three touchdowns and threw for another in the Gators’ 32-15 win over DeSoto Central.
Kabe Barnett, Oak Grove: Only played one quarter, but completed 6 of 7 passes for 99 yards and two touchdowns in Oak Grove’s 43-7 win over Seminary.
Isaiah Benn, Pascagoula: Rushed for three touchdowns in Pascagoula’s 52-41 loss to Gautier.
Amari Dawkins, Center Hill: Rushed 18 times for 118 yards and two touchdowns in a 47-35 win over Kirby (Tenn.).
Coleman Dowell, Lewisburg: Rushed for 183 yards and three touchdowns in a 45-14 win over Byhalia.
Robert Dumas Jr., Madison Central: Rushed for 149 yards and three touchdowns in a 42-19 win over Brandon.
John Ford, Sumrall: Racked up 390 yards of total offense and tossed four touchdown passes in a 41-14 win over Bay.
Bray Hubbard, Ocean Springs: Passed for 190 yards and four touchdowns in just one half of the Greyhounds’ 43-8 win over Hattiesburg.
David Humphries, Ocean Springs: Rushed for 124 yards and two touchdowns in the Greyhounds’ 43-8 win over Hattiesburg.
Kaden Irving, Gautier: Racked up 400 yards of total offense and passed for six touchdowns and ran for another in Gautier’s 52-41 win over Pascagoula.
Emory James, Louisville: Rushed 11 times for 177 yards and three touchdowns in a 41-7 win over Kemper County.
Jerry Johnson, Pearl: Racked up 243 yards of total offense with two rushing touchdowns and another through the air in the Pirates’ 50-13 win over Ridgeland.
Drey Lenoir, D’Iberville: Rushed for 71 yards and three touchdowns in a 48-26 win over D’Iberville.
Winn Navarette, North Pontotoc: Caught six passes for 141 yards, including a 69-yard touchdown that ended up being the game-winner in an 18-12 victory over Charleston.
Jordan Osborn, Senatobia: Rushed for 172 yards and four touchdowns in a 42-17 win over Water Valley.
Jeffery Johnson Jr., Murrah LB: Johnson had 16 tackles – including one tackle for a loss – and forced a fumble in Murrah’s 18-2 loss to Callaway.
Christian Turner, Harrison Central QB: Turned went 21of-28 fo 337 passing yards, 4 touchdowns and a 2-point conversion in Harrison Central’s 38-18 win over Morton.
KyShaun Gates, Pisgah, RB/LB: Gates racked up 230 rushing yards, 5 touchdowns, a 2-point conversion, eight solo tackles and three pass break-ups in Pisgah’s 37-26 win over Richton.
Antonio Kennedy, Choctaw County RB: Kennedy had 17 carries for 178 yards and two TDs, and added 2 receptions for 65 yards in Choctaw County’s 48-26 win over South Pontotoc.
Conner Jewell, Choctaw County QB: Jewell went 10-of-14 for 249 yards and two TDs through the air and added two rushing TDs in Choctaw County’s 48-26 win over South Pontotoc.