Friday Night Frenzy recap week 9: Florida Gators recruiting

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 recruiting 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 to name a player of the week from the commits games.

High School Recap

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Derek Wingo- Wingo had 3 sacks in St. Thomas Aquinas’ win over Deerfield on Friday.

2020 commits


Defensive tackle Johnnie Brown (6-2, 250, Sebring, FL. Sebring)

Result: Sebring lost to Lake Wales 30-23 on Friday night.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: Sebring is 5-4 on the year.


Defensive tackle Gervon Dexter (6-6, 286, Lake Wales, FL. High)

Result: Lake Wales defeated Sebring 30-23 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Dexter had 18 tackles in the win

Notes: Lake Wales is 8-0 on the year.


Receiver Jaquavion Fraziars (6-3, 194, Dunnellon, FL. High)

Result: Dunnellon defeated Lake Weir 44-7 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Fraziars had a 37-yard touchdown catch

Notes: Dunnellon is 7-1 on the year.


Defensive tackle Lamar Goods (6-4, 290, Oakdale, CT. St. Thomas More)

Result: St. Thomas More defeated Mater Dei 37-14.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: St. Thomas More is 4-0 on the year


Defensive back Fenley Graham (5-9, 171, Lakeland, FL. High)

Result: Lakeland defeated Bloomingdale 36-0 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Graham had two tackles in the win.

Notes: Lakeland is 9-0 on the year.


Defensive back Avery Helm (6-2, 170, Missouri City, TX. Fort Bend Marshall)

Result: Fort Bend Marshall defeated Sharpstown 70-2.

Game Stats: Helm played in his first game on Friday.

Notes: Fort Bend Marshall starts the year 7-1.


Offensive lineman Jovens Janvier (6-3, 350, Miami, Fl. Miami Christian)

Result: Miami Christian lost to Edison 24-17 on Friday night.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: Miami Christian is 4-4 on the year.


Safety Tre’Vez Johnson (5-11, 175, Jacksonville, FL. Bartram Trail)

Result: Bartram Trail defeated Oakleaf 31-24 on Friday night..

Game Stats: Johnson had three tackles.

Notes: Bartram Trail is 8-0 on the year.


Offensive lineman Richard Leonard (6-2, 320, Cocoa, FL. High)

Result: Cocoa defeated Venice 48-31 on Friday.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes Cocoa is 5-2 on the year.


Receiver Leonard Manuel (6-4, 200, Fort Lauderdale, FL. Stranahan)

Result: Stranahan defeated West Broward 40-12.

Game Stats: Manuel had two catches in the win.

Notes: Stranahan is 5-3 on the year.


Offensive lineman Gerald Mincey (6-5, 324, Fort Lauderdale, FL. Cardinal Gibbons)

Result: Cardinal Gibbons defeated CSC 61-7 on Friday night.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: Cardinal Gibbons is 6-2 on the year.


Tight end Jonathan Odom (6-5, 250, Tampa, FL. Jesuit)

Result: Jesuit defeated Gibbs 55-6 on Friday night .

Game Stats: Odom is out for the year.

Notes: Jesuit is 6-2 on the year.


Defensive end Antwaun Powell (6-3, 234, Portsmouth, VA. IC Norcom)

Result: Norcom defeated Granby 52-0 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Powell didn’t play on Friday.

Notes: Norcom is 5-2 on the year


Quarterback Anthony Richardson (6-4, 224, Gainesville, FL. Eastside)

Result: Eastside lost to Orange Park 24-14 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Richardson is out for the year.

Notes: Eastside is 2-6 on the year.


Defensive back Jahari Rogers (6-0, 170, Arlington, TX. High)

Result: Arlington lost Martin 21-3 on Friday.

Game Stats: Rogers had a PBU in the game.

Notes: Arlington starts the year 5-2.


Safety Rashard Torrence II (6-0, 195, Marietta, GA. High)

Result: Marietta lost to McEachern 14-12 on Friday night..

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: Marietta is 5-2 on the year.


Offensive lineman Issiah Walker (6-4, 309, Miami, FL. Norland)

Result: Norland defeated Belen Jesuit 21-3 on Friday night.

Game Stats:

Notes: Norland is 4-3 on the year.


Linebacker Derek Wingo (6-2, 210, Fort Lauderdale, FL. St. Thomas Aquinas)

Result: St. Thomas Aquinas defeated Deerfield Beach 28-7.

Game Stats: Wingo had three sacks in the win.

Notes: St. Thomas is 7-0 on the year.


Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.