Stars of Alabama 5A

Stars of Alabama 5A takes a look at the top high school performances from Week 8. Stars of Alabama are presented.

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Tyrese Roberts
Running Back, 5-8, 185 pounds

Roberts rushed for 160 yards on 21 carries. The senior scored on runs of 9, 14 and 13 yards in the 35-14 win over Scottsboro.

Devante Dawson
Running Back, 5-6, 160 pounds

Dawson rushed for 236 yards in the 34-21 win over Central Coosa. The senior scored three touchdowns.

Tyler Martin
Running Back, 6-0, 165 pounds

Martin playing in only his second game of the year rushed for 184 yards on 18 carries in the 24-6 win over Arab. The junior made 11 tackles and caused a fumble on defense.

Caleb Ward
Defensive Lineman, 6-1, 220 pounds
Birmingham-Briarwood Christian

Ward made eight tackles in the 41-18 win over Shelby County. Two of the senior's tackles were solo and five were made for a loss of yards.

Quintus Moss
Running Back/Defensive Back, 5-10, 185 pounds
Troy-Charles Henderson

Moss (senior) rushed for 121 yards on 13 carries scoring on a three-yard run in the 28-7 victory over Carroll.

Jake Ganus
Quarterback, 6-3, 185 pounds

Ganus completed 9-of-15 pass attemtps for 155 yards and two touchdowns of 22 and 66 yards. The junior rushed for 256 yards on 16 carries with three more touchdowns including 35 and 17 yard runs in the 42-14 win over Talladega.

Ben Moore
Running Back, 5-10, 165 pounds

Moore rushed for 135 yards on six carries. The senior scored on runs of 44 and 11 yards and caught a 25-yard pass before he was pulled from the game for a rest. Cullman defeated Curry 51-20.

Demarcus James
Running Back, 5-9, 220 pounds

James rushed for 192 yards on 16 carries scoring two touchdowns in the 44-13 win over Brookwood. The senior converted three two-point attempts and had a sack on defense. James is a commitment to Washington State University.

Michael Gilmore
Quarterback, 5-10, 165 pounds

Gilmore completed 13-of-18 passing attempts for 240 yards and three touchdowns of 1, 4, and 46 yards in the 34-9 win over Moody. The junior also rushed for 38 yards on six carries.

Devin Horton
Running Back, 5-8, 165 pounds

Horton rushed for 108 yards on 18 carries scoring once. The freshman also caught a 37-yard pass for a touchdown in the 33-7 win over Southside Gadsden.

Kevin Williams
Wide Receiver, 6-0, 160 pounds

Williams only played one half of the game against Wenonah, but he did enough damage on a part-time basis. The junior completed 9-of-13 pass attempts for 185 yards scoring two touchdowns on 44 and 7 yard passes. Williams also rushed for 93 yards on six carries scoring three more touchdowns of 8, 21 and 45 yards in the 33-7 victory.

Kyle Crabtree
Quarterback, 5-10, 165 pounds
Fort Payne

Crabtree completed 15-of-22 pass attempts for 293 yards and two touchdowns. The senior ran for 89 yards on 10 carries in the 42-14 win over Madison County.

Darius Turner
Wide Receiver, 5-10, 155 pounds
Fort Payne

Turner (junior) hauled in seven passes for 167 yards in the win.

Will Lang
Quarterback, 5-10, 175 pounds

Lang completed nine-of-13 pass attempts for 232 yards. The senior scored four touchdowns including 33 and 25 yard strikes in the 48-7 win over Mortimer Jordan.

Ronald Stewart
Running Back, 5-8, 160 pounds

Stewart rushed for 238 yards on 27 carries. The senior scored all five of the Golden Gophers' touchdowns on runs of 1, 13, 12, 57 and 14 yards. Hueytown defeated John Carroll 34-14.

Jevon Dixon
Wide Receiver, 6-1, 175 pounds

Dixon caught four passes for 130 yards. The senior caught touchdown passes of 62, 12, and 13 yards. He also rushed for a two-yard score in the 41-7 win over Faith Academy.

James Bradberry
Defensive Back, 6-1, 180 pounds
Pleasant Grove

Bradberry made two interceptions in the 24-14 win over Wenonah. He returned one for a 41-yard touchdown to help his team win the region championship.

Tevin Cross
Running Back, 5-11, 200 pounds

Cross rushed for 153 yards on 22 carries in the 35-7 win over Lee Huntsville. The senior scored on a five-yard run.

Devan Parker
Running Back, 5-10, 180 pounds

Parker rushed for 105 yards on 10 carries. The junior scored on a 37-yard run. He also passed for a 7-yard touchdown in the first quarter of the win.

Demarcus Thompkins
Wide Receiver, 5-8, 195 pounds

Thompkins (senior) returned the opening kick of the second half 90 yards for a touchdown. He also had a 50-yard return that set up the final score in the 31-28 win over Greenville.

Denzel Williams
Running Back, 5-9, 175 pounds
Shelby County-Columbiana

Williams had a shining night with 166 yards on 29 carries. The junior scored on touchdown runs of 66 and 21 yards in the loss to Briarwood Christian.

Jacob Coker
Quarterback, 6-5, 210 pounds
Mobile-St. Paul's Episcopal

Coker completed eight-of-10 pass attempts for 128 yards and a 29-yard touchdown in the 42-14 win over Gulf Shores. The senior is a commitment to Florida State.

Jordan Huff
Running Back, 5-10, 185 pounds
Mobile-St. Paul's Episcopal

Huff rushed for 129 yards. The sophomore scored on a 5-yard run and a 36-yard pitch-and-go in the win.

D'Morrise Bledsoe
Running Back, 5-11, 205 pounds

Bledsoe (senior) rushed for 263 yards and two touchdowns of 32 and 24 yards in the 47-13 win over Pinson Valley.

Morgan Faulkner
Running Back, 5-11, 185 pounds

Faulkner rushed for 134 yards on 25 carries. The senior scored two touchdowns of 1 and 4 yards in the 37-26 win over B.T. Washington.

Michael Henderson
Running Back, 5-8, 165 pounds

Henderson rushed for 113 yards on 15 carries in the win. The sophomore scored on a 37-yard touchdown run.

Trey Cochran-Gill
Quarterback, 5'11, 175 pounds

Cochran-Gill threw in 112 yards on 14 carries. The senior scored on a five-yard run. The win sets up a big game with Valley this week.

Erique Florence
Quarterback, 6-2, 185 pounds

Florence rushed for 117 yards on 11 carries in the 56-12 win over Russell County. The senior and highly sought-after recruit also threw a 65-yard touchdown.

Carson Roberts
Quarterback, 6-2, 175 pounds

Roberts (junior) completed 13-of-19 passing attempts for 207 yards and four touchdowns of 37, 14, 23 and 21 yards in the win over West Point.

Brandon Douglas
Running Back, 5-6, 160 pounds

Douglas rushed for 157 yards on 15 carries. The junior scored on touchdown runs of 25 and 26 yards. He also caught four passes for 50 yards and two touchdowns.

Jonathan Piteo
Linebacker, 6-2, 185 pounds

Piteo made 15 tackles in the 58-22 win over West Point. The junior has hit the century mark in tackles this season.

Mason Drummond
Linebacker, 6-1, 195 pounds

Drummond (senior) made 10 tackles and scored a safety with a sack in the 58-22 win.

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