It’s that time of the year again where the Friday Night Lights are bright and prospects all across the country are trying to shine on the field to impress college coaches and win a state championship ring before heading to college.
Like the past years Gator Country is going to do a preview every Thursday for all of the Florida Gators commits and on Monday we will do a full recap including stats and notes from the past weeks games.
This year we are going to also highlight the key players to watch in the game that aren’t Florida Gators commits but rather targets or just big names in the game.
High School Recap
Linebacker Jerome Baker (6-1, 206, Cleveland, OH Benedictine)
Result: Benedictine defeated Bishop Watterson 34-24
Stats: Baker did not play due to an ankle injury.
Notes: Baker should be back on the field for Benedictine’s next game.
Offensive Lineman George Brown (6-6, 264, Cincinnati, OH Winton Woods)
Result: Winton Woods had a bye week this week.
Notes: George Brown and his teammates will try to snap a two game losing streak next week.
Receiver Derrick Dillon (5-11, 175, Franklinton, LA Pine)
Result: Pine defeated Archbishop Hannan 42-28
Stats: Dillon’s stats weren’t available as of Sunday night.
Notes: Dillon had nine touchdowns on the year heading into this game.
Offensive lineman Michael Horton 6-4, 320, Atlanta, GA Lakeside)
Result: Lakeside had a bye week this week.
Notes: Lakeside dropped to 2-3 on the year following its lost two weeks ago.
Defensive end Andrew Ivie (6-3, 285, Dade City, FL Pasco)
Result: Pasco lost to Nature Coast 17-14 on Friday night.
Stats: Ivie had three tackles and a sack in the loss.
Notes: Ivie has 21 tackles, 4 sacks and one caused fumble this year. Ivie also has a safety this year.
Tight end Kalif Jackson (6-4, 202, Neptune Beach, FL Fletcher)
Result: Fletcher defeated Creekside 56-14 on Friday night.
Stats: Jackson had two touchdown catches in the win.
Notes: Jackson now has four touchdown catches on the year.
Quarterback Sheriron Jones (6-2, 189, Moreno Valley, CA Rancho Verde)
Result: Rancho Verde defeated West Valley 56-21 on Friday night.
Stats: Jones was 15 of 18 passing while throwing for 348 yards and three touchdowns.
Notes: Jones is now 68-102 for 1,338 yards and 13 touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns. Jones also has two interceptions on the year.
Offensive lineman Tyler Jordan (6-5, 270, Jacksonville, FL Bishop Kenny)
Result: Bishop Kenny defeated Paxon 34-12 on Friday.
Stats: Jordan blocked an extra point in the win.
Notes: Bishop Kenny continues to roll on offense behind Tyler Jordan and the offensive line.
Tight End Camrin Knight (6-4, 220, Tallahassee, FL Lincoln)
Result: Lincoln defeated Rickards 28-7 on Friday.
Stats: Knight had one catch for 19 yards in the win.
Notes: Knight has 7 catches for 86 yards this year.
Offensive Lineman Brandon Sandifer (6-3, 332, Warner Robins, GA Northside)
Result: Northside defeated Greenbrier 55-0 on Friday night.
Notes: Sandifer and his offense controlled the game all night.
Linebacker Adonis Thomas (6-3, 219, Lawrenceville, GA Central Gwinnett)
Result: Central Gwinnett had a bye week this week.
Notes: Thomas has 44 tackles, 3 sacks and a fumble recovery on the year.