Friday Night Frenzy recap week one: Florida Gators

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.

This week was full of preseason games for most of these prospects while the rest of the prospects will start up their season soon.

High School Recap

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jaquavion Fraziars- Fraziars had two touchdown catches that went for a combined 107 yards.

2020 commits

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

Result: Middleton defeated Alonso 12-7 on Friday night.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: N/A


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

Result: Lake Wales defeated Kathleen 57-7 on Friday.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: Lake Wales led 43-0 at halftime.


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

Result: Dunnellon defeated Williston 38-8 on Friday.

Game Stats: Fraziars had a 67-yard and a 40-yard touchdown catch in the win.

Notes: N/A.


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

Result: St. Thomas More doesn’t open the season until September.

Game Stats:

Notes: N/A


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

Result: Lakeland defeated Manatee 45-0 on the road.

Game Stats: Graham had a rushing touchdown and an interception in the win.

Notes: Lakeland scored 28 first quarter points




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

Result: Fort Bend Marshall starts its season this coming week.

Game Stats: N/A



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

Result: Miami Christian lost to Calvary Christian Academy 13-6.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: N/A




Tight end Jeremiah Johnson (6-7, 215, Homerville, GA. Clinch County)

Result: Clinch County defeated Hebron Christian Academy 46-28 on Friday.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: N/A


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

Result: Bartram Trail defeated Lee 48-20 on Saturday.

Game Stats: Johnson had three tackles in the win.

Notes: Bartram Trail scored 31 unanswered points.


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

Result: Cocoa defeated Viera 27-10.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes N/A




Receiver Leonard Manuel (6-4, 200, Ocala, FL. Vanguard)

Result: Vanguard defeated Gainesville 33-15 on Friday.

Game Stats: Manuel had a 36-yard touchdown catch in the win.

Notes: 2021 receiver Trevonte Rucker had a touchdown catch in the win.


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

Result: Cardinal Gibbons lost to Northwestern 32-0 on Friday.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: N/A


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

Result: Jesuit lost to Plant City 37-29 on Friday night.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: 2021 receiver Mario Williams had three touchdown catches for Plant City.



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

Result: Norcom doesn’t start play for two weeks.

Game Stats: N/A



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

Result: Eastside lost to Buchholz 21-20 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Richardson was 14-18 for 218 yards passing with touchdowns and a rushing touchdown.

Notes: Eastside missed a PAT to tie it in the fourth quarter.


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

Result: Arlington doesn’t start its season until this coming week.

Game Stats: N/A

Notes: N.A


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

Result: Marietta defeated Rome 48-14 on Friday night.

Game Stats: Torrence had 8.5 tackles and a forced fumble in the game.

Notes: N/A


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

Result: St. Thomas Aquinas defeated De La Salle 24-14 Friday night.

Game Stats: Wingo had 10 tackles and a sack in the game.

Notes: Wingo was named player of the game.


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.