FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - For the second year in a row WANE-TV is partnering with NEI GameNight to bring you the Highlight Zone Players of the Week every Wednesday on Newschannel 15 at 6 & 11. You can also see the Highlight Zone Players of the week on the cover of NEI GameNight. GameNight is available Friday night at games in the Allen county area.
This week's Players of the week are:
SAC - Jaylon Smith (Bishop Luers): The Notre Dame-bound senior rushed for 137 yards and two touchdowns in a 21-0 win over Churubusco. On defense the linebacker had two tackles for loss.
NHC - Andy Noll (Carroll): Noll returned an interception 27 yards for a touchdown, eight solo tackles, and three pass break-ups in the Chargers' come-from-behind 44-35 victory over South Bend Adams.
ACAC - Ben Gibson (Heritage): The senior receiver caught six balls for 78 yards and three touchdowns in the Patriots' 40-29 win over top-ranked Jimtown.
SAC - Ryan Watercutter (Bishop Dwenger)
NHC - Drue Tranquill (Carroll)
ACAC - Tim Brandt (Heritage)
SAC - Michael Lovett (Wayne)
NHC - Piercen Harnish (Norwell)
ACAC - Dalton Combs (Adams Central)
SAC - Aaron Thomas (South Side)
NHC - Jimmy Crumley (Carroll)
ACAC - Jaylin Bennett (Woodlan)
SAC - Spencer Cowherd (Northrop)
NHC - Justin Tranquill (Carroll)
ACAC - T.J. Sewell (Woodlan)
SAC - Je'Noire Smith (Snider)
NHC - Grey Fox (East Noble)
ACAC - Brenton Lockett (Heritage)
SAC - Josh Spitnale (Snider)
NHC - Anthony Moore (New Haven)
ACAC - Zach Ferran (Leo)
SAC - Colin Brockhouse (Northrop)
NHC - Frank Martin (Homestead)
ACAC - Brandon Porter (Garrett)
SAC - Demond Gaston (North Side)
NHC - Jordan Hogue (New Haven)
ACAC - Wil Knapke (Heritage)
SAC - David Morrison (Concordia)
NHC - Adam Neely (Columbia City)
ACAC - Noah Follett (Garrett)
SAC - Brandon Phelps (Snider)
NHC - Grayson Bastin (Homestead)
ACAC - Conner Sheehan (Heritage)
SAC - C.J. Jackson (North Side)
NHC - Nic Weimer (East Noble)
ACAC - Reid Rohrbacher (Leo)
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