High School Football
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Deuce Vaughn, RB, Cedar Ridge: The Raider senior rushed 38 times for 375 yards and four touchdowns in a 58-47 upset victory over Round Rock. Vaughn's TD runs were from 19, 75, 7 and 64 yards. The victory puts Cedar Ridge just one game behind Round Rock and Stony Point in its quest to reach the state playoffs out of Class 13-6A.
Preston Alford, QB, Dripping Springs: The Tiger sophomore had 253 total yards and four TDs in a 66-28 victory over Seguin.
Aidan Barger, RB, Bastrop: The Bear sophomore rushed for 114 yards and a touchdown on only 14 carries in a 30-25 upset victory over Brenham.
Lane Bresnehen, LB, Rouse: The Raider senior contributed 13 tackles and an interception in a 15-14 victory over Connally.
Daunte Cuffie, RB/LB, Lampasas; The Badger senior rushed for 88 yards and three TDs, had 10 tackles and caused a fumble in a 56-0 victory over Taylor.
Kyle Brown, QB, Vista Ridge: The Ranger junior completed 33 of 47 passes for 330 yards and five TDs in a 35-32 victory over Hendrickson.
Xavier Dotson, RB, Leander: The Lion senior rushed for 141 yards and a pair of TDs in a 49-20 loss to Westwood.
Jack Esparza, WR/DB, St. Michael's: The Crusader sophomore had a pair of receiving touchdowns and intercepted four passes in a 21-16 victory over Hyde Park.
Jason Gaines, WR/FS, Bowie: The Bulldog junior caught 10 passes for 142 yards and a touchdown in a 28-26 loss to Austin High.
Carsten Groos, QB, Anderson: The Trojan senior passed for 298 yards and a touchdown and ran for a score in a 34-20 victory over Lehman.
Darson Herman, QB, Georgetown: The Eagle sophomore accounted for 196 total yards and three TDs in a 56-35 victory over Manor.
Luke Hutchison, QB, McNeil: The Maverick sophomore accounted for 161 yards and passed for three touchdowns in a 38-28 victory over Stony Point.
Matthew Johnson, RB, La Grange: The Leopard junior rushed for 130 yards and a touchdown in a 14-13 victory over Smithville.
Darion McFerrin, WR/FS, Travis: The Rebel senior caught a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter and followed that with a TD run in a 17-14 comeback victory over Crockett.
Kirkland Michaux, QB, Westlake: The Chaparral senior completed 15 of 23 passes for 287 yards and four touchdowns and rushed for a TD in a 65-7 victory over Hays.
Jagger Rubio, RB/LB, Thorndale: The Bulldog senior rushed for three touchdowns and returned an interception 14 yards for another score in a 63-28 victory over Hearne.
Grayson Sandlin, WR, Lake Travis: The Cavalier senior caught four passes for 105 yards and a touchdown in a 54-21 victory over Del Valle.
Collin Sullivan, WR, Round Rock: The Dragon senior caught six passes for 250 yards and three touchdowns in the loss to Cedar Ridge.