Tri-State Football

Sunday, November 10, 2013

VOTE: WCPO Player of the Week


Vote now for the WCPO Player of the Week.

WCPO-TV has partnered with to present the High School Football Player of the Week. Each week 10-14 nominees will be selected from a large list of

some of the area’s top performances and will be included in an online voting poll to determine a winner.

The voting opens no later than Monday afternoon each week and ends each Friday morning at 9:00 a.m. Voting is limited to one vote per hour, per IP address. Networks

that share a single IP may experience problems in repeating voting, so please be aware of that while casting your vote.

Once a player wins once, they will be ineligible to be nominated a second time.

All of the season winners will be recognized and receive a plaque at the Year in Review shows in January (more details announced during



Here are this week’s nominations:

Drew Barker, Conner - Passed for 233 yards with three touchdowns and rushed 11 times for 49 yards vs. Montgomery County.

Tyree Elliott, Mount Healthy – Accounted for 107 yards with three touchdowns (one rushing, two receiving) and intercepted three passes, including a pick six on defense as the Owls defeated Withrow.

Tyler Gumbert, McNicholas – Recorded 12 total tackles and had an interception return for a touchdown as the Rockets knocked off previously unbeaten Urbana.

Dylan Huff, Bellevue – Registered 3.0 sacks and 59 all-purpose yards with a rushing touchdown as Bellevue blistered Eminence.

Darius Johnson, Northwest – Amassed 301 all-purpose yards with touchdown receptions of 45 and 65 yards, a 67-yard pick six and a 65-yrd touchdown run as the Knights beat Harrison for the school’s first-ever playoff win.

Hosea Murphy, Colerain – Murphy intercepted two passes and was in on 13 total tackles as the Cardinals beat Springboro and advanced to the second round of the playoffs.

Gus Ragland, Moeller – Accounted for 412 yards of total offense (264 passing, 157 rushing) with five touchdowns (two passing, three rushing) as Moeller took down St. Xavier for the second time this season.

Joe Schroer, Elder – The sophomore recorded 2.5 sacks to raise his season total to 10.0 as the Panthers took out Northmont in the first round of the playoffs.

Joe Studer, Beechwood – Had four touches for 157 all-purpose yards with a punt return and a rushing touchdown as Beechwood blanked Bracken County.

Antonio Woods, Summit Country Day – Accounted for 370 yards of total offense (206 passing, 154 rushing) with seven touchdowns (four passing, three rushing) as SCD avenged a regular season loss to Cincinnati Country Day.

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