Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Jimmy Meyer and Christian Robinson combined for most of Centennial's offense in win over Northview.
Roswell Patch Football Honor Roll Players of the Week Jimmy Meyer and Christian Robinson/Centennial Centennial quarterback Jimmy Meyer and wide receiver Christian Robinson have both been featured as Roswell Patch's football player of the week. In last week's exciting 36-35 win over Northview the two were so connected that it was too difficult to pick which player had the better game. So, we're going with both of them this week. Meyer completed 21 of 36 passes for 378 yards and three touchdowns, and also hadf a rushing touchdown. Robinson caught 15 passes for an amazing 291 yards and two touchdowns. Other top performances: CENTENNIAL Zietrick Smith, running back: Had 38 rushing yards and 32 receiving yards. Cyril Teal, running back: Three …
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Our weekly look at the top football performances from last week.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Roswell Patch Football Honor Roll Top performances from last week's games: CENTENNIAL Zietrick Smith, running back: Rushed 32 times for 129 yards and a touchdown, and caught a touchdown pass. Jimmy Meyer, quarterback: Rushed for 70 yards and a touchdown and passed for 34 yards and a touchdown. Matt Deshong: Returned an interception 36 yards for a touchdown. FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN Stephen Lantz: Rushed for 112 yards and had six tackles on defense. James Wilson: Had seven tackles, and had 19 rushing yards on offense. Conor Linneen: Had six tackles. BLESSED TRINITY Jordan Denson: Rushed for 90 yards and two touchdowns. Sam Roberts: Rushed for 98 yards and a touchdown. Football Honor Roll posts every Tuesday. To nominate a player, email Patch by…
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Senior QB comes up big in Fellowship Christian's Senior Night victory.
Roswell Patch Football Honor Roll Player of the Week Blais Furse/Fellowship Christian It was Senior Night for Fellowship Christian and quarterback Blais Furse didn't disappoint. The senior's three-touchdown performance was the key for the Paladins in their 30-18 win over Southwest Atlanta Christian last week. Furse completed 4 of 6 passes for 89 yards and rushed for 34 yards and the three touchdowns as Fellowship improved to 4-4. Other top performers: FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN Tyler Hart, running back: Rushed 13 times for 76 yards. James Wilson, running back: Had 11 carries, 67 yards. Stephen Lantz, running back: had 34 yards rushing, 25 yards receiving, and had four solo tackles and two assists on defense. Robert Germaine, linebacker: Had four…
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Late 49-yard field goal provided 31-28 win over Lovett.
Roswell Patch Football Honor Roll Player of the Week Davis Plowman/Blessed Trinity Sometimes kickers only get noticed in football when they make a mistake, but that's not the case for Blessed Trinity's Davis Plowman. The senior made one of the biggest kicks in program history last week — a 49-yarder with 16 seconds remaining — as the Titans beat Lovett 31-28 and take the lead in the Region 6-AA, Division B standings. Plowman made two other field goals in the game. Other top performers: BLESSED TRINITY Jordan Denson, running back: Rushed for 117 yards and one touchdown on 28 carries. Spencer McManes, quarterback: Completed 13 of 21 passes for 219 yards. Chris Dore, receiver: Had four receptions for 64 yards. Scott Evans, receiver: Two …
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Francis had 200 receiving yards in a 32-30 win over Roswell.
Roswell Patch Football Honor Roll Player of the Week Wade Francis/Centennial Wade Francis had a career game in Centennial's 32-30 win over Roswell. The wide receiver caught eight passes for 200 yards — accounting for all of the Knights' passing yards. He also scored a touchdown. But perhaps the biggest play came at the end of the game. He recovered the onside kick that put the Knights in position to kick the game-winninh field goal. Other top performers: CENTENNIAL Jimmy Meyer, quarterback: Completed 9 of 18 passes for 200 yards and a touchdown; rushed for 25 yards and three touchdowns. Connor Davis, kicker: Made field goals of 34 and 25 yards. Made two of three PAT attempt; the missed extra point came after a bad snap. Zietrick Smith, …
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Sophomore had more than 200 total yards and three TDs last week for Centennial.
Roswell Patch High School Football Honor Roll Player of the Week Christian Robinson/Centennial Christian Robinson had a game about which few sophomores can boast. In Centennial's 45-41 loss to Wheeler Friday, Robinson accounted for three touchdowns, catching 11 passes for 180 yards and two touchdowns and rushing for 24 yards and another TD. Other top performers CENTENNIAL Jimmy Meyer, quarterback: Completed 20 of 40 passes for 248 and two touchdowns, and rushed for 65 yards and two TDs on 16 carries. Zietrick Smith, running back: Carried 10 times for 53 yards. Wade Francis, receiver: Four receptions, 49 yards. Connor Davis, kicker: Two field goals, 4 of 5 PATs. ROSWELL Casey Culver, quarterback: Completed 9 of 18 passes for 65 yards in a …
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Roswell running back had 145 rushing yards despite Roswell's loss.
Roswell Patch High School Football Honor Roll PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Andrew Kwateng/Roswell High School It's been a tough string of games for the Roswell Hornets, who are 0-3 after consecutive losses to Gwinnett County schools. Running back Andrew Kwateng has been a bright spot, however. Kwateng had 20 carries for 145 yards and a touchdown in last week's 49-14 loss to state-ranked Norcross. Other top performances last week: ROSWELL Ryan Monty, quarterback: Completed 12 of 20 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown. Bennett Barton, receiver: Caught five passes for 73 yards. John Albert, receiver: Caught five passes for 66 yards and a touchdown. FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN Stephen Lantz, running back: Rushed 10 times for 184 yards and four touchdowns, …
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Senior running back had second 100-yard game in loss to North Cobb.
Roswell Patch Football Honor Roll Player of the Week: Zietrick Smith/Centennial Senior running back Zietrick Smith is off to a fast start for the Centennial Knights. Smith had 127 yards and 32 carries in last week’s 21-17 loss to North Cobb. In two games, Smith has 228 yards and two touchdowns. The Knight are 1-1 entering this week’s game against Carrollton. Other Top Players: Centennial Arnold Johnson: Three carries for 29 yards. Cameron Malone: Seven carries for 19 yards. Jimmy Meyer: Completed eight of 16 passes for 74 yards and a touchdown. Wade Francis: Five receptions, 37 yards and one touchdown. Christian Robinson: Two receptions, 28 yards. Connor Davis: Made a 30-yard field goal and both extra points. Note: Information was not …