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Friday Night Lights 2009: August 30

A weekly look at how Michigan's football commitments performed in their high school games. Check back throughout the day, as there may be updates. Also, high school news isn't particularly easy to come by in all cases. If you were there, or have an article/video that can give more insight, I encourage you to share in the comments.

TX QB Shavodrick Beaver Rider's season hasn't started yet, but here's some preseason fluff.
MI RB Teric Jones Cass Tech wins 37-0. Can't find an article with stats, but have heard Teric Jones was over 100 yards in the first half, and didn't play in the second.
OH RB Fitzgerald Toussaint Liberty defeats Niles 48-9. Toussaint racks up 209 rush yards and 4 TDs.
FL RB Vincent Smith Pahokee loses to Olive Branch 48-47. Smith ran for 135 yards and 2 TDs on 17 carries. He also was in and out of the game with cramps. More info.
MN WR Bryce McNeal Breck defeats Concordia 27-20. Can't find any stats for McNeal.
FL Slot Jeremy Gallon Apopka defeats Seabreeze 39-0. Gallon ran for nearly 200 yards in one half.
IL OL Michael Schofield Sandburg wins 17-14. Can't find any stats for the game.
MI DT William Campbell Cass Tech wins 37-0. Can't find an article with stats, but DTs rarely rack up big numbers anyway.
LA DT DeQuinta Jones Bastrop dominates a pair of scrimmages. No mention of Jones.
IN LB Jordan Barnes Homestead loses to Warsaw 29-22. No stats article.
FL LB Brandin Hawthorne Pahokee loses to Olive Branch 48-47. No specific mentions of Hawthorne, but "Several defensive players were angry with themselves over missed tackles, the worst of which happened on Olive Branch's go-ahead touchdown." Hmm. More articles.
FL S Mike Jones Edgewater's season starts Friday.
OH S Isaiah Bell Liberty defeats Niles 48-9. No stats given for Bell.
OH CB Justin Turner Washington loses to Jordan (UT) in the Herbstreit Classic. Turner finished with 128 rushing yards. UPDATE: Article here. 17-14 loss (under somewhat sketchy circumstances), Turner had 128 on 23 carries.
TX CB/WR DeWayne Peace South Grand Prairie lost 38-0. Peace had 7 receptions for 78 yards, ad one rush for a loss of 7.
TX K Anthony Fera Pius wins 38-20. Fera kicks a 39-yarder and hits 5 extra points.

Well, that's what I found. Time to help out, readers. If you happen across an article about any of these guys' games, drop a link in the comments.

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“Friday Night Lights 2009: August 30”

  1. Anonymous romatt Says:

    the scout.com gbe free board has a post from someone who went to the game. also, myvalleysports.com has highlights for the Liberty Niles game.

  2. Anonymous romatt Says:

    Liberty first game that is.