Lancer, Jaguar are the Players of the Week

By PrepsKC staff
Posted: October 26, 2016 - 8:41 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 are this week’s Papa John’s Players of the Week

Kansas
Nigel Houston, Shawnee Mission East

The Lancers tailback had 173 yards and three touchdowns on 10 carries to lead his team to a 54-0 win over rival Shawnee Mission West.

Missouri
Jerome Hawkins, Blue Springs South

The senior finished Friday's game with over 250 all-purpose yards including three touchdowns. Hawkins also blocked two extra points.