Montgomery Academy’s Jashawn Cooper named Week 12 Fever Star Athlete of the Week
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Every Monday during the 6 p.m. newscast, the WSFA 12 News sports team announces three nominees for the Fever Star Athlete of the Week award. Then it’s up to Fever Country to determine the winner! Watch the highlight videos, then vote! We’ll announce the winner Thursday during our 6 p.m. sportscast.
The weekly winners so far for 2021:
Week 1: Tallassee running back Jalyn Daniels- Daniels rushed for 302 yards and three touchdowns in the Tigers’ win over Reeltown on Thursday night.
Week 2: Valiant Cross wide receiver Corey Brown- Brown registered eight catches for 115 yards and two touchdowns and had two interceptions and a forced fumble on defense in Valiant Cross Academy’s win over Macon East.
Week 3: Brantley quarterback Tucker Kilcrease- Kilcrease passed for 360 yards and four touchdowns and added 50 yards rushing in the Bulldogs’ win over Kinston.
Week 4: Macon East running back Gabe Spencer - Spencer rushed for 201 yards and three touchdowns in the Knights’ win over Edgewood.
Week 5: Lanier running back Tacaris Bozeman - Bozeman rushed for 258 yards and two touchdowns and added a 66-yard punt return for a score in the Poets’ win over Valley.
Week 6: Holtville wide receiver Shawn Brackett - Brackett rushed for 85 yards and touchdown, had 28 yards receiving and a touchdown and added 120 return yards with a score in the Bulldogs win over Marbury.
Week 7: Alabama Christian quarterback Hayes Hunt - Hunt passed for 222 yards and five touchdowns in the Eagles’ win over Ashford.
Week 8: Prattville Christian quarterback Tanner Byrd- Byrd passed for 110 yards and a touchdown, rushed for 131 yards and two touchdowns and caught a touchdown pass in PCA’s win over Central Hayneville.
Week 9: Greenville wide receiver Javonte Herbert - Herbert hauled in four passes for 112 yards and two touchdowns in the Tigers’ win over Andalusia.
Week 10: Straughn receiver Jaylon Guilford- Guilford caught four passes for 80 yards and a touchdown and had a 58-yard pick six in the Tigers win over Dale County.
Week 11: Autauga Academy quarterback Robert Rose - Rose passed 270 yards and four touchdowns and added a rushing touchdown against Glenwood.
Week 12: Montgomery Academy’s Jashawn Cooper - Cooper rushed for 152 yards and three touchdowns and recorded six tackles in the Eagles win over Flomaton.
Each of the weekly winners will receive a Fever Chain. At the end of the season, we’ll name the Fever Star Athlete of the Year!
Do you want to nominate a player? Email firstname.lastname@example.org, and don’t forget to join the Fever Fan Zone Facebook group!
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