High School Sports

You voted for volleyball and football players of the week. Here are the winners

Brock senior outside hitter Alyssa Lackey
Brock senior outside hitter Alyssa Lackey

Volleyball player of the week: Alyssa Lackey, Brock

Lackey, a multi-sport athlete at Brock, poured in a career-high 20 kills during the final home game of her career. The senior hit .326 and added 2 aces, 19 digs and 1 block. The Eagles went on to beat Peaster 3-2 on October 23.

Brock (29-12) finished second in the district standings and won its playoff opener on Monday against Bowie. Lackey tied the team-lead with 23 digs. The Eagles take on Eastland, 8 p.m. Thursday at Graham in the 3A Region I area round.

Lackey has over 200 kills (2nd on the team), 350 digs (3rd) and 55 aces (1st) this season.

High School Huddle Podcast Ep. 30

Paying tribute

Week 9 Football Players of the Week

QB: Ken Seals, Weatherford

Seals, the top pro-style 2020 quarterback in the state, threw 17 of 26 for 367 yards and 4 TDs as the Kangaroos defeated Abilene 42-23 on the road and kept their playoff hopes alive.

RB: Roshawn Prear, Grapevine

The Mustangs took care of their rivals from Colleyville Heritage and Prear led the offensive attack with 122 yards rushing and 2 TDs. Grapevine improved to 7-1 with a 59-20 victory.

WR: Chance Luper, FW Christian

Luper made the most of his four catches vs. Frisco Legacy with 228 yards receiving and 3 TDs as the Cardinals won 41-13.

DEF: Timothy Drysdale, Grapevine

Drysdale helped the Mustangs take home the “Battle of the Red Rail.” The senior linebacker scored TDs on a 45-yard pick-six and 93-yard fumble return to go along with his 10 tackles. Drysdale was also named defensive player of the week by the DMN.

SP: Eduardo Mercado, Fossil Ridge

Mercado kicked the game-winning 30-yard field goal as time expired to give the Panthers a 20-19 victory over Timber Creek. He also hit from 26 and made both PATs as Ridge erased a 16-3 halftime deficit.

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