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The top performers for week nine of Alabama Prep Footall.

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Jacob Kennedy
Quarterback 5-9, 155 pounds
Berry

It is hard to imagine a team could score 106 points in two games and lose both, but that's exactly what Berry did during the last two weeks. There is nothing wrong with the offense as Kennedy rushed for 200 yards on 12 carries scoring on a 43-yard run. He also convered two 2-point conversions. The junior completed four-of-eight passing attempts for 110 yards and two touchdowns of 43 and 14 yards in the 55-52 loss to Hubbertville. It was a 58-54 decision last week.

Collin Jarbo
Wide Receiver 6-4, 220 pounds
Gadsden-Gaston

Jarbo, a Southern Miss commitment, caught seven passes for 208 yards. The senior scored three times in the 48-22 win over Woodville. Gaston edged into the playoffs as a fourth seed and will travel to face Hubbard in the first round.

Eddrick Harris
Running Back 5-10, 185 pounds
Courtland-Hubbard

The junior returned two fumbles (78, 50 yards) for touchdowns in the 42-6 win over Vina. R.A. Hubbard is the top seed from region 8 and will host Gaston in the first round of the playoffs.

Dillon Wilson
Running Back 5-9, 175 pounds
Kinston

Wilson rushed for 162 yards and scored twice. The freshman also returned a kick for a touchdown. Kinston is the third seed out of Class 1A region 3 and will travel to face a tough Linden squad. Linden held down the top spot in the class earlier this year before a loss to Sweet Water.

Brodie Meeks
Quarterback, 5-11, 160 pounds
Lynn

Meeks rushed for 222 yards on 25 carries. The freshman scored on runs of 3, 1, and 50 yards. He also tossed a two-point conversion in the 36-29 loss to Marion County.

Frank Senn
Running Back, 5-10, 180 pounds
Andalusia-Pleasant Home

Senn rushed for 374 yards on 31 carries and scored three touchdowns in the 28-14 win over Geneva County. This is the senior's second week rushing for more than 300 yards.

Kendrick Mitchell
Running Back, 5-7, 170 pounds
Millport-South Lamar

Mitchell rushed for 339 yards on 18 carries. The senior scored five touchdowns of 32, 34, 20, 79 and 83 yards in the 45-27 win.

Michael Lindsey
Athlete 5-10, 175 pounds
Elba

Lindsey caught three passes for 77 yards and two touchdowns of 29 and 36 yards. The junior also rushed for a 97-yard touchdown in the 48-14 win. Elba is the top seed out of Class 2A region 2. They will host Millry next week.

Ardarius Stewart
Quarterback 6-1, 170 pounds
Fultondale

Stewart completed 12-of-16 passing attempts for 215 yards and a touchdown. The sophomore rushed for 241 yards on 20 carries in the 46-12 win over Victory Christian.

Deaundrea Marshall
Wide Receiver 5-10, 175 pounds
Fultondale

Marshall caught five of Stewart's passes for 140 yards and a touchdown in the win.

Tyler Wellington
Linebacker/Running Back 5-10, 185 pounds
Fyffe

Wellington made 17 tackles in the 20-7 win over Sand Rock. The senior had one tackle for a loss. Fyffe is the second seed in region 6 and will host Woodland next week.

Marcus Jackson
Running Back 5-11, 195 pounds
Goshen

Jackson keeps throwiing the numbers up each week. The senior rushed for 281 yards on 12 carries scoring three touchdowns in just over two quarters of play. Goshen defeated Zion Chapel 54-14, and they are the second seed out of region 2. They will host Mobile Christian next week.

Brandon Thomas
Running Back/Wide Receiver/Defensive Back 5-7, 166 pounds
Alexander City-Horseshoe Bend

Thomas rushed for 158 yards on 26 carries in the 14-12 win over Lanett. The senior scored twice.

Patrick Duffie
Defensive Tackle 6-0, 220 pounds
Alexander City-Horseshoe Bend

Duffie made 11 tackles with the four for a loss of yards in the win. He also caused and recovered a fumble.

Chris Green
Quarterback 6-0, 175 pounds
New Brockton

Green completed five-of-eight pass attempts for 91 yards and a touchdown. The junior rushed for 208 yards on 16 carries scoring three more touchdowns. Defensively, the junior made 15 tackles, a sack and intercepted a pass in the 24-12 win over Samson. New Brockton will travel to face Leroy in the first round of the playoffs.

Zak Walsh
Athlete 5-8, 125 pounds
North Sand Mountain

Walsh caught four passes for 102 yards and a touchdown. He also rushed for 18 yards and returned a kick 72 yards to set up a score. The junior also made two interceptions on defense with one returned 33 yards for a score. The picks went along with his 11 tackles on defense.

Andrew Duncan
Defensive Back 5-8, 130 pounds
North Sand Mountain

Duncan made nine tackles in the win. The sophomore accounted for two tackles for a loss and two sacks.

Luke Tinsley
Linebacker 5-9, 160 pounds
Sand Rock

Tinsley (senior) made 13 tackles on defense with nine of those solo efforts in the 20-7 loss to Fyffe.

Gabe Richards
Defensive End 6-2, 185 pounds
Newton-Wicksburg

Richards made 12 tackles and four sacks in his team's 34-27 loss to Barour County. The junior also forced a fumble, broke up a pass play and blocked a punt.


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