Chad Simmons

Future Cowboys: Six Advance In Playoffs

Here’s a quick look at how Oklahoma State’s commits performed in this past week’s playoff games, including the performance of Jelani Woods (pictured above), who accounted for five touchdowns in leading his Cedar Grove team to a victory in the Georgia Class AAA playoffs.
The Skinny: Evers and the Bixby Spartans had the week off in preparation for the upcoming Class 6A-II state championship game against Lawton. The Spartans (9-3) will be attempting to win their third consecutive state title.
Next: Friday, Dec. 2, vs. Lawton (8-4) in the Oklahoma Class 6A-II championship game.
The Skinny: Hubbard capped his high school playing career with 177 rushing yards but it wasn’t enough as Bev Facey suffered a 16-11 loss to St. Francis in the Tier 1 Alberta Bowl provincial final on Saturday night. The No. 1-ranked Falcons finish with a 13-1 record. For the season, Hubbard ran for 2,272 yards and 24 touchdowns.
Calgary Herald: St. Francis Browns defeat Bev Facey Falcons in provincial final
The Skinny: Johnson caught five passes for 58 yards in Arlington Bowie’s 32-27 loss to Duncanville in a Texas Class 6A-Division I Region I semifinal game. For the season, he had 42 catches for 708 yards (16.9-yard average) and nine touchdowns. Johnson scored three different ways – punt return, kickoff return and receiving – this season.
Dallas News: Duncanville defeats Arlington Bowie
The Skinny: King accounted for 167 total yards (86 rushing and 81 receiving) and scored a pair of touchdowns as Fitzgerald advanced with a 35-16 victory over previously undefeated Rabun County in a Georgia Class 2A quarterfinal playoff game. King had a 58-yard catch and run on Fitzgerald’s first offensive play for a touchdown, and later added a 23-yard TD catch. He finished the game with two catches for 81 yards and ran for 86 yards on 18 carries. The Purple Hurricanes improves to 12-1 with the win. For the season, King has 1,538 rushing yards and 18 touchdowns, and nearly 500 yards and nine TDs receiving this season.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Fitzgerald 35, Rabun County 16
Next: Friday, Dec. 2, vs. Hapeville Charter (10-3) in Georgia Class 2A semifinal playoff game.
The Skinny: Oologah beat Clinton 28-21 in a Class 4A semifinal playoff game to earn a berth in the state championship game for the third consecutive season. The Mustangs (12-1) will face a Wagoner Bulldog team that it has lost to each of the last two seasons in the state championship game. For the season, Martin had 122 tackles, including 15 sacks and 31 tackles for loss entering the semifinal game. He has 48 career sacks.
Next: Friday, Dec. 2, vs. Wagoner (13-0) in the Oklahoma Class 4A state championship game.
The Skinny: Moore and his Beaumont West Brook teammates saw their season come to an end with a 44-6 loss to Houston Westfield in a Texas Class 6A-Division II Region II semifinal playoff game.
Houston Chronicle: Westfield advances to regional final
The Skinny: Morton caught five passes for 59 yards, including a 10-yard touchdown reception early for a 7-0 lead, as Gilmer defeated Jasper 50-21 in a Texas Class 4A-Division II Region II semifinal playoff game. The Buckeyes improve to 12-1 with the victory. For the season, Morton has 60 catches for 1,127 yards (18.8-yard average) and 12 touchdowns. Gilmer dismantles Jasper, 50-21, to set up rematch against Celina
Next: Friday, Dec. 2, vs. Celina (11-2) in Texas Class 4A-Division II Region II championship playoff game.
The Skinny: Woods accounted for five touchdowns (three throwing and two running) to lead Cedar Grove to a 47-21 victory over Calhoun in a Georgia Class AAA quarterfinal playoff game on Friday night. Woods threw for 260 yards, including scoring passes of 34 and 61 yards on the Saints first two possessions, and then added a 17-yard TD run and 24-yard TD pass to give Cedar Grove a 28-7 halftime lead. He added a 2-yard TD run in the second half as the Saints improved to 11-2.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Cedar Grove 47, Calhoun 21
Next: Friday, Dec. 2, vs. Crisp County (13-0) in Georgia Class AAA semifinal playoff game.

2018 Commit
The Skinny: Sanders accounted for 340 total yards and scored two touchdowns as Denton Ryan defeated Lubbock Monterey 38-21 in a Texas Class 5A-Division I Region I semifinal playoff game. Sanders was 12-of-23 passing for 171 yards and a touchdown with one interception. He also rushed for a game-high 169 yards on 28 carries, including a 7-yard TD in the third quarter, as Denton Ryan improves to 13-0. For the season, Sanders is 202 of 321 passing for 3,056 yards with 35 touchdowns and just five interceptions. He also leads the Raiders with 990 rushing yards on 159 carries (6.2-yard average) with 18 TDs.
Denton Record-Chronicle: Ryan outguns Monterey in final minutes to advance
Next: Saturday, Dec. 3, vs. Colleyville Heritage (10-3) in Texas Class 5A-Division I Region I final playoff game. 

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