High School Sports

Charlotte-Area High School Football Players of the Week

Mallard Creek Mavericks quarterback James Smith (7) seen in the 2014 N.C. 4AA state final is this week’s Observer HS football player of the week.
Mallard Creek Mavericks quarterback James Smith (7) seen in the 2014 N.C. 4AA state final is this week’s Observer HS football player of the week. jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

James Smith, Mallard Creek: Smith threw for 203 yards and four touchdowns in a 44-0 win over Hough in the N.C. 4AA semifinals. He ran for 108 yards and another score.

Jaret Anderson, Charlotte Catholic: Ran 19 times for 182 yards and four touchdowns in a 35-23 win over North Davidson in the N.C. 4A quarterfinals. Anderson also had a 50-yard reception for a score.

Marcus Graham, East Lincoln: Freshman QB replaced injured preseason All-American Chazz Surratt in N.C. 2AA quarterfinals and guided East Lincoln to a 35-14 win over East Burke. Graham completed 15-of-23 passes for 186 yards and a touchdown. He ran for 72 yards and another score.

Trevor Childers, East Lincoln: 10 tackles, two for a loss in East Burke win. Childers also had a receiving touchdown and two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown.

Jamario Holley, Rock Hill Northwestern: 11 catches for 134 yards and two touchdowns in a 49-21 win over Woodruff in the S.C. 4A state playoffs Friday.

Langston Wertz Jr.

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