Lincoln Freshman Earns POTW Honors

Photo by Randy Moll After receiving the handoff from quarterback Harrison Swayne, Caleb Lloyd (#44) looks for a path past Gravette defenders Bailey Soule' (#45) and Brady Moorman (#23) during the game at Gravette on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015.
Photo by Randy Moll
After receiving the handoff from quarterback Harrison Swayne, Caleb Lloyd (#44) looks for a path past Gravette defenders Bailey Soule’ (#45) and Brady Moorman (#23) during the game at Gravette on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015.

Lincoln freshman running back Caleb Lloyd is the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Player of the Week after running for 207 yards and two touchdowns as the Wolves clinched a playoff berth in a 33-12 win over Gentry.

Lloyd scored on runs of one and eight yards while also adding a 20-yard touchdown catch late in the third quarter that put Lincoln up two scores en route to the big win. With the victory, Lincoln clinched its second playoff berth in three years.

OTHER TOP PERFORMERS

Caleb Draper, Booneville: Draper was a workhorse Friday, running for 114 yards and three touchdowns on 30 carries in the Bearcats’ 39-22 win over Charleston.

Sean Michael Flanigan, Charleston: Flanigan had a big night in the loss, catching 11 passes for 100 yards and three touchdowns.

Kasey Ford, Bentonville: Ford had an efficient night in the Tigers’ 49-6 win over Rogers Heritage, completing 11 of 15 passes for 182 yards and two scores, then adding two touchdown runs.

Luke Hannon, Springdale Har-Ber: Hannon had another monster night as Har-Ber clinched the 7A-West Conference title in a 48-7 win over Fort Smith Northside. The senior running back ran for 191 yards and a touchdown on 26 carries for the Wildcats, who have won eight straight.

Justice Hobbs, Farmington: Hobbs continued putting up big numbers, running for 206 yards and five touchdowns on 25 carries in a 42-21 win over Maumelle.

Daevon Johnson, Fort Smith Southside: Johnson had a career-high 5.5 sacks in a 24-7 win over Springdale as the Mavericks held the Bulldogs to just 93 yards of offense.

Taylor Powell, Fayetteville: Powell had a near-perfect outing in Fayetteville’s 63-10 win over Rogers, completing 18 of 20 passes for 182 yards and four touchdowns.

Grant Rodatz, Booneville: Rodatz ran for 155 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries in Booneville’s big win.

Alex Sisemore, Greenland: The senior running back finished with 141 yards and a touchdown on 26 carries in the Pirates’ 28-0 win over Elkins.

Harrison Swayne, Lincoln: Swayne ran for 179 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries and added a touchdown pass in the Wolves’ key win.

Mason Wisdom, Charleston: Wisdom caught seven passes for 118 yards and a touchdown while also throwing a touchdown pass in Tigers’ loss to Booneville.

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter

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Jimmy Carter is an award-winning sports reporter for NWA Media. His primary beat is Springdale High. He also covers Huntsville and Greenland. He is a Tulsa native and a University of Arkansas graduate.
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