Mustang, Blue Tiger named Players of the Week

By PrepsKC staff
Posted: October 12, 2016 - 6:51 PM



Starting with the first week of the season on both sides of the state line PrepsKC will announce a Papa John’s Player of the Week. Each week those players will be highlighted on PrepsKC.com and in their local Papa John’s location.

A player of the week will be awarded all season long. At the end of the season a Papa John’s Player of the Year will be selected from the weekly winners. Each winner’s program will receive a $250 donation from Papa John’s and a pizza party for the entire team.

Below is this week’s Papa John’s Players of the Week

Kansas

Grant Hamel, Blue Valley North, running back
Hamel had more than 200 all-purpose yards and five touchdowns in North's 41-0 win over Blue Valley West.

Missouri

Travis Martin, Lincoln College Prep, running back
The senior had a big day to help the Blue Tigers to a 62-58 win over Kansas City Central. Martin ran the ball 28 times for 306 yards and two TDs. He also yad 78 yards and two more touchdowns receiving.