You vote, you decide…who had Ohio’s best player performance in Week 2? Find out who the nominees for the Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Ohio Football Team of the Week are here and how to pick the winner. The choices are impressive…
JJHuddle is proud to announce that the Ohio National Guard will again sponsor the ONG JJHuddle Player and Team of the Week awards in Football and Basketball during the 2014-2015 school year.
Each week during the football, boys basketball and girls basketball regular and postseasons, we will hold a fan-generated contest on JJHuddle to tab a weekly Ohio National Guard Ohio Team and Player of the Week. Each weekly winner will receive a personalized banner, certificate and bracelet from the National Guard and JJHuddle.
How it works?
A thread soliciting nominations will be posted in the JJHuddle Football Forums each week. Fans will then nominate top performances. We will announce the 10 weekly finalists on JJHuddle every Monday and voting will be conducted in a special JJHuddle forum. Voting will cease at noon on Friday, after which the winners will be announced.
Winners receive a personalized banner suitable for hanging from the Ohio National Guard.
Ohio National Guard JJH Team of the Week
Week 2 Nominees
*Norwalk St. Paul (VOTE)
The then-No. 14 Flyers ran for 463 yards and six TDs en route to beating No. 2 Tiffin Calvert 56-20. This came a week after St. Paul ran for 504 yards and seven TDs in a win over Sandusky St. Mary CC.
The Redmen beat Cardinal Stritch 36-14 to snap a 21-game losing streak. Jayden Stanton ran for two TDs and 142 yards while throwing for another TD and 80 yards in three quarters of play.
No. 1 ranked Cavaliers won an extended game against No. 2 Hartley 26-14 despite the first half loss of QB Brody Hoying to a knee injury. Coldwater led 14-0 at halftime when the game was postponed due to weather. The Cavaliers completed the 26-14 victory when the game resumed on Saturday. Hoying is expected to miss 3-4 weeks. Coldwater is now 3-0 against the Hawks since the start of last season.
In front of a standing-room only crowd estimated at 8,500, the Braves rallied from a 14-point second half deficit to beat rival Olentangy Liberty in overtime for the second straight season 35-34. Last year Olentangy won 26-23 in double-OT. It was the Braves fifth straight win over Liberty.
The Panthers defeated Lakota West 51-21 at The Pit in a match-up of Southwest Ohio heavyweights. Junior RB Ja’Vahri Portis ran for 109 yards and three TDs on 23 carries and junior QB Peyton Ramsey was 13-of-17 for 256 yards and three TDs as Elder scored 50 points in a game for the first time since 2008.
The Red Devils had three 100-yard rushers in a 42-14 win over Greenville. Austin Clack ran for 143 yards and four TDs, while Cameron Gibbs and Jakob Prall added 102 and 119 yards, respectively.
*Walsh Jesuit (VOTE)
With Irish alumnus LeBron James in attendance, the Warriors snapped two-time defending D-III state champion Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary’s 22-game win streak with a 14-7 victory.
The Warriors held defending D-II state champion Loveland to 63 yards rushing and five first downs in a 31-6 win. Lebanon racked up 370 yards of offense, including 274 on the ground.
The Wildcats snapped a 30-game losing streak with a 43-14 win over Fostoria St. Wendelin. Senior RB
*Mount Vernon (VOTE)
The Yellow Jackets put up 54 points in the first half en route to beating Sparta Highland 60-13. Mount Vernon had 584 yards of offense. Of note? The Yellow Jackets ran eight plays in the first quarter and scored TDs on four of them. At end of first half they were averaging 30.4 yards per play.
Week 2 Honor Roll
Pushed regular season win streak to 32 straight with a 42-22 win over Coal Grove-Dawson Bryant.
The Vikings won the 300th game in program history with a 49-13 victory over Fremont St. Joseph.
The Tomcats held Belpre to negative-five total yards of offense while racking up 410 of their own I a 57-0 win.
The Warriors have yet to allow a point and have outscored their first two opponents (Gahanna-Lincoln and Oakridge Secondary School, Canada) 109-0.
The Warriors registered 13 TFL, six sacks, four turnovers and allowed 62 rushing yards in a 17-7 win over St. Charles.