Player Of The Week: Defense

Player Of The Week: Defense
Player Of The Week: Defense | Player Of The Week: Defense

DEFENSE
Joseph Shanks
School: Union City
Pos.: Linebacker/End
Height: 6-3
Weight: 212
Grade: Senior

By The Numbers: While the Golden Tornadoes’ defense rarely stopped Dresden’s Devan Raymer, Shanks did get in on numerous stops with six solo tackles and seven assists. One of his stops was for a loss, a rarity in a game where the Lions piled up 356 yards and picked up 16 first downs while only punting twice
Honorable Mention: Brett Gore, UC, had five tackles and five assists, including one for a loss; Tymaine Strickland, UC, counted nine solo stops and three for a loss among his 10 total stops; J.P. Fowler, SF, had 12 total tackles in a 26-7 loss to Gleason; Jake Curlin, OC, had five tackles and an interception.

Published in The Messenger 9.26.12

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