You vote, you decide…who had Ohio’s best player performance in Week 3? Find out who the nominees for the Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Ohio Football Player 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 Player of the Week
Week 3 Nominees
*Parker Carmichael, Triway (VOTE)
Accounted for 11 TDs and became just the seventh player in state history to throw for 600 yards in a game when he completed 37-of-53 passes for 600 yards and six TDs in a 74-47 win over Waynedale. Carmichael also ran for five TDs and a 110 yards on 21 carries. He’s thrown for 1,380 yards and 18 TDs in three games.
*Nick Strausbaugh, Waynedale (VOTE)
Junior WR caught 10 passes for a school-record 303 yards and five TDs in a 74-47 loss to Triway. The 303 receiving yards ranks No. 7 all-time in Ohio.
*Chad Baker, Arcadia (VOTE)
Completed 12-of-17 passes for 294 yards and six TDs in a 61-12 win over Vanlue.
*Preston Zaleski, Convoy Crestview (VOTE)
QB had 449 yards of offense and accounted for six TDs in a 56-32 win over Wayne Trace. Completed 7-of-9 passes for 15 yards and three TDs and ran 20 times for 294 yards and three TDs.
*Ricky Spradling, Massillon Jackson (VOTE)
Senior RB ran for six TDs and 136 yards on 15 carries in a 48-30 win over Toledo St. Francis.
*Tre Roberts, Grove City Christian (VOTE)
Ran for 332 yards and five TDs on 16 carries and returned an interception 45 yards for a TD in a 43-32 win over Portsmouth Notre Dame.
*Jayson Gobble, Stow (VOTE)
Junior RB ran for 202 yards and six TDs on 28 carries in a 41-8 win over Akron Firestone.
*Tyler Long, Tiffin Calvert (VOTE)
Due to an injured shoulder, senior QB switched to RB against New London and ran for five TDs and 214 yards in a 49-20 win. He also caught a TD pass and had an INT on defense.
*Brett Freeman, Toledo Christian (VOTE)
Senior QB threw for 361 yards and accounted for seven TDs (ran for four and threw for three) in a 49-42 win over Elmwood.
*Collin Russell, New Lexington (VOTE)
QB completed 6-of-10 passes for 249 yards and five TDs and ran for 141 yards and a TD on seven carries in a 49-14 win over Morgan.
Week 3 Honor Roll
Joe Burrow, Athens
QB completed 10-of-14 first half passes for 219 yards and five TDs in a 69-6 win over Vincent Warren. Burrow ranks No. 8 all-time in Ohio with 108 career TD passes.
Dusty Hayes, Alter
Senior QB ran for four TDs and threw for another in a 42-14 win over Thurgood Marshall.
Matt Tile, Gibsonburg
QB threw for five TDs and 290 yards and ran for 124 yards in a 38-7 win over Fremont St. Joseph.
Andre Stewart, Bexley
Ran for 267 yards and five TDs on 26 carries in a 41-28 win over Centennial.
Juniel Liles, Lima Senior
Ran the ball 25 times for 214 yards and five TDs in a 62-20 win over Piqua.
Steven Ficyk, Brunswick
Senior QB completed 13-of-19 passes for 270 yards and four TDs and ran for 55 yards and TD in a 41-27 win over Austintown-Fitch.
Gus Dimmerling, Perrysburg
Senior QB ran 31 times for 237 yards and two TDs and completed12-of-19 passes for 184 yards and two TDs in a 35-28 win over Toledo Central Catholic.
Austin Combs, Liberty-Benton
Ran for four TDs (and 134 yards) and caught a TD pass in a 48-7 win over Cory-Rawson.
Riley Adolph, Van Buren
QB completed 35-of-50 attempts for 418 yards and four TDs in a 34-31 OT win over McComb.
Brock Fargus, Tri-Valley
Senior QB completed 12-of-14 passes for 252 yards and three TDs and ran for another TD in a 49-7 win over Crooksville.
Quri Hickman, Hartley
Ran for three 1-yard TDs in a 21-20 win over Marion-Franklin.
Grant McKinniss, Findlay
K set a school record by booting a 53-yard field goal in a 45-14 win over Sylvania Southview.
Jake Blevins, North Union
QB completed 25-of-34 passes for 314 yards and three TDs and ran for a TD in a 33-0 win over Elgin.
Austin May, Wheelersburg
QB completed 15-of-19 yards for 229 yards and two TDs and carried the ball 14 times for 157 yards in a 45-12 win over Wheelersburg.
D’Angelo Palladino, Ironton
Carried the ball 25 times for 226 yards and four TDs in a 34-23 win over Amanda-Clearcreek.
Cario Davison, Galion
Had nine tackles, and INT, two PBs, five receptions for 60 yards and a punt return for 50 yards in a 14-0 win over Keystone.
Jayden Stanton, Fostoria
QB accounted for five first half TDs (three passing, two rushing) in a 68-6 win over Toledo Horizon Science Academy.
Tanner Clark, Caldwell
QB completed 8-of-9 passes for 155 yards and four TDs and carried the ball 14 times for 100 yards in a 49-14 win over Bridgeport.