How They Did It: Vicksburg College Football Players

Posted 8:40 am Monday, November 14, 2022

A weekly recap of Vicksburg-area high school college football player performance:

• Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson (Vicksburg High) had seven total tackles, one tackle for loss and one missed pass in the 38-31 loss of 21st-ranked Green Wave to 17th-ranked Florida Central.

• West Alabama offensive lineman Kordell Watts (Vicksburg High) started at center in a 17-7 loss to Delta State in the Tigers’ season finale.

• University defensive lineman Reinhardt Vertez Shorter (Warren Central) had two total tackles, including a half tackle for loss, in a 40-0 win over Union. Reinhardt won the Appalachian Athletic Conference championship and qualified for the NAIA playoffs.

• Bluefield University defensive lineman Jehari Riley (Vicksburg High) had two solo tackles in a 42-8 win over Kentucky Christian University.

• University Bluefield defensive back Tyrese Wolfe (Vicksburg High) missed a pass against Kentucky Christian and returned a kickoff for 30 yards.

• Mississippi State wide receiver Caleb Ducking (South Delta) caught two passes for 20 yards in a 45-19 loss to No. 1 Georgia.

• Southern University kicker Joshua Griffin (Warren Central) went 3-for-4 on the PATs, missed a field goal and had a touchdown on four kickoffs in a 27-7 victory over Mississippi Valley State.

• Mississippi Valley State wide receiver Jacory Rankin (Port Gibson) caught three passes for 23 yards and had a rushing attempt for 3 yards in the loss to Southern. Rankin also had a solo tackle.

• Alcorn State defensive back D’Marious Hicks (Port Gibson) assisted on a tackle in a 17-14 win over Bethune-Cookman.

• Grambling defensive back Myron Stewart (Port Gibson) had just one tackle in a 41-7 loss to Texas Southern.

Source link