Player Of The Week: Defense

Player Of The Week: Defense

DEFENSE
Willie Kneuppel
School: South Fulton
Pos.: Linebacker
Height: 5-8
Weight: 190
Grade: Senior

By The Numbers: While stopping Lake County’s offense proved to be a tough challenge for the Red Devils, Kneuppel had a solid game from his linebacker position with a team-best 12 total tackles. As a unit, though, SF surrendered 459 total yards and nine touchdowns. Lauded for a never-quit attitude, Kneuppel was rewarded with a stint on offense late in the game, and he did not disappoint with a 55-yard touchdown run. In fact, his finished as the team’s top rusher on just three carries with 66 yards.
Honorable Mention: Alex Korpiva, SF, finished with nine tackles against the Falcons.

Published in The Messenger 10.17.12

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