Markel Winters helped Jones CC to a 51-3 win over Mississippi Delta CC Thursday. The stats have not been logged from the game, but in the opening game of the season the 6-foot-4, 256-pound defensive end was named the Mississippi Juco Defensive Player of the Week after collecting four sacks, three tackles for a loss and a pass deflection. The Floridian is expected to graduate in December with 3 1/2 to play 2.
Javien Hamilton helped Jones CC to a 51-3 win over Mississippi Delta CC Thursday. The stats have not been logged from the game, but in the opening game of the season the 5-foot-11, 170-pound cornerback had three tackles and an interception in their 27-25 win over East Mississippi CC. The Bay Springs native is expected to graduate in December with 3 to play 2.
Jay Johnson has been an instant impact player for East Mississippi CC's defense this season. The redshirt freshman collected 12 games in the opening game and had 14 tackles and two pass breakups against Mississippi Gulf Coast CC Thursday. The 6-foot-4, 230-pounder is playing middle linebacker this season. The former Bruce native was a Dandy Dozen selection as a senior and signed with Ole Miss before enrolling with East Mississippi CC in the spring of 2015. He's expected to graduate in December with 3 1/2 to play four.
Tim Bonner to be an impact player for East Mississippi CC's defense this season. After spending a season at Louisville redshirting the 6-foot-5, 230-pound rush end has collected 15 tackles, one sack, and five quarterback hurries. Bonner was down to Ole Miss and Louisville in the class of 2015 before inking with the Cards. He is expected to graduate in May with 4 to play 3 on the next level.
Alex Faniel helped his team to only its second win in two seasons. The 6-foot-6, 225-pound signal caller was 13-25 for 229 yards and three touchdowns. He also had 75 yards rushing in the game. Alex is on track to graduate in December and is expected to be at the Alabama game next weekend.
D.D. Bowie has 19 carries for 108 yards, 8 catches for 97 yards and a touchdown on offense through two games. Defensively the Under Armour All-American has collected seven tackles, two pass breakups and blocked a field goal. The 6-foot-1, 185-pound two-way player is expected to be at the Ole Miss opening home game.
Josh Clarke opened his season with 11 tackles with three of them coming for a loss in Riverdale (LA) opening game of the season. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound linebacker is expected to be in Oxford for the Alabama game.
Willie Gay continues to dominate for the Yellowjacket's defense as he collected double digit tackles for the second game in a row their 28-6 win over West Point. The Army All-American now has 24 tackles, two break up passes and two blocked kicks through three games.
A.J. Harris has been a two-way threat for Bob Jones' team through three games. This past week he scored two touchdowns on a 58-yard pass and another touchdown on a 85-yard run. On defense the 6-foot-0, 190-pound cornerback collected nine tackles and three pass breakups. Through three games Harris has over 30 tackles, one interception and seven pass breakups. He is also expected to be in attendance for the Ole Miss vs Alabama game.
Bryan Jones kicked off his season with nine tackles and two sacks for Madison Preparatory Academy in Baton Rouge. The 6-foot-5, 240-pound defensive end was on fire this summer at the summer circuits as he collected scholarships from the likes of Florida, Florida State, Georgia and Ohio State.
Jamar Richardson was arguably the player of the week for the Ole Miss commits last week. The 6-foot-0, 170-pound two-way player for Aliceville (Ala) had three touchdowns and over 200 yards of offense. On defense he collected 2 interceptions and had four pass deflections. Jamar will play at the corner position on the next level.
Devin Rockette helped Oxford a last minute road win at Madison Central last week. The 6-foot-0, 175-pound cornerback had eight tackles and a pass breakup in the game.