High School Sports

Charlotte-Area High School Football Players of the Week


James Smith, Mallard Creek: Senior QB threw for 202 yards and a score and ran for 148 yards and three touchdowns in Friday’s 41-38 come-from-behind win at East Forsyth.

Jaret Anderson, Charlotte Catholic: 22 carries for 134 yards in a 17-8 win over Greensboro Dudley Friday.

Jadarius McManus, Monroe: 10 catches in Friday’s 46-6 win over East Lincoln. He had 244 yards and two touchdowns and became his school’s first 1,000-yard receiver. McManus has 1,099 yards for the season.

Jerry Howard, Rock Hill Northwestern: 20 carries, 276 yards and three touchdowns in a 30-22 win over Nation Ford Friday.

Ryland Etherton, South Point: 28 carries for 175 yards and four touchdowns in Friday’s 29-7 win over Kings Mountain.