Congratulations to Barberton RB/LB Cameron Macon for being voted SBLive’s Ohio High School Athlete of the Week for Oct. 4-9!
The senior ran for 120 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries in Macon’s 14-6 win against Aurora. On defense, he recovered a fumble and took the ball 72 yards into the end zone.
Macon received 51.61% of the vote, beating out South Point’s Meredith Riley who finished second with 34.14%. Newark Catholic’s Brooklyn Smith finished third with 13.08% and Archbishop Hoban’s Lamar Sperling finished fourth with 0.68%.
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Oct. 4-9:
Beau Brungard, Springfield QB
Brungard threw for 140 yards and two touchdowns and rushed 121 yards for another pair of touchdowns.
Jakorion Caffey, Avon RB
Caffey rushed for 165 yards and five touchdowns on 13 carries along with two catches for 40 yards and another touchdown.
Amanda Cooper, Westerville North cross country
The junior placed first overall at the Les Eisenhart Invitational with a time of 20:32.00 in the girls 11th and 12th grade 5,000 meters.
Drew Dillen, Louisville soccer
Dillen had a hat trick as Louisville shut out Massillon Washington 9-0.