The Tennessean's top offensive performers for Week 3

The Tennessean's top offensive performers for Week 3

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The Tennessean's top offensive performers for Week 3

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Here’s a look at the top offensive performances from Week 3 of high school football:

Week 3: High school football recap
Tennessean high school sports coordinator Tom Kreager and Katie Myers discusses Week 3 of the high school football season.
Brentwood Academy vs. Pope John Paul II
Highlights from Brentwood Academy’s 41-14 victory over Pope John Paul II.
Dickson County vs Centennial
Highlights from Dickson County’s game against Centennial Sept. 2, in which Dickson County lost 56-28.
CPA-White House Heritage football
CPA-White House Heritage football game video
Franklin vs. Overton
Franklin never trailed in the game as the Rebels go on to defeaf Overton 28-6
High school football countdown to Week 3
High school sports writers from the USA Today Sports network – Middle Tennessee give previews of their Friday night high school football game.

RB Antwuan Branch, Kenwood

The Purdue commitment eclipsed the 200-yard mark for the third week in a row Friday, racking up 274 yards and a season-high six touchdowns in Kenwood’s 43-42 loss at Hillwood.

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QB Preston Rice, Wayne County

Rice threw for 279 yards with pair of touchdowns passes in the Wildcats’ 62-26 win against Clarksville Academy, and the 6-foot-2, 215-pound senior also ran 11 times for 101 yards and three scores.

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RB Jayden Walker, DCA

Walker ran for a season-best 375 yards and three touchdowns on 29 carries in the Wildcats’ 48-34 win over rival FRA, and the 5-foot-10, 180-pound senior also returned the opening kickoff for a score.

Week 3: High school football recap
Tennessean high school sports coordinator Tom Kreager and Katie Myers discusses Week 3 of the high school football season.
Brentwood Academy vs. Pope John Paul II
Highlights from Brentwood Academy’s 41-14 victory over Pope John Paul II.
Dickson County vs Centennial
Highlights from Dickson County’s game against Centennial Sept. 2, in which Dickson County lost 56-28.
CPA-White House Heritage football
CPA-White House Heritage football game video
Franklin vs. Overton
Franklin never trailed in the game as the Rebels go on to defeaf Overton 28-6
High school football countdown to Week 3
High school sports writers from the USA Today Sports network – Middle Tennessee give previews of their Friday night high school football game.

QB Bryce Wallace, Marshall Co.

Wallace completed 17 of 22 passes for 245 yards and three touchdowns in the Tigers’ 55-7 win over Tullahoma, and the 5-foot-10, 156-pound sophomore also scored on a 33-yard, third-quarter run.

Cane Ridge proves it belongs with wild OT win over Hendersonville

RB Tai Carter, Summit

Carter carried 17 times for 223 yards and three touchdowns in the Spartans’ 71-36 rout of Shelbyville, and the 5-foot-10, 171-pound junior also returned a first-quarter punt 63 yards for a score.

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Middle Tennessee Christian quarterback Joseph Peck

Middle Tennessee Christian quarterback Joseph Peck

QB Joseph Peck. MTCS

Peck completed 8 of 11 passes for 73 yards and a score in the Cougars’ 34-13 win over Jo Byrns, and the 6-foot-1, 210-pound senior also ran 21 times for 201 yards with touchdowns runs of two, 18 and 62 yards.

Hendersonville's Anthony Hughes (3) scored four touchdowns in the Commandos' 47-46 loss at Cane Ridge

Hendersonville’s Anthony Hughes (3) scored four touchdowns in the Commandos’ 47-46 loss at Cane Ridge

RB Anthony Hughes, Hendersonville

Hughes ran for 166 yards and a pair of scores in the Commandos’ 47-46 overtime loss at Cane Ridge, and the 6-foot-1, 195-pound junior also reeled in touchdown catches from 39 and 32 yards out.

Stratford's T.J. Carter has committed to Memphis.

Stratford’s T.J. Carter has committed to Memphis.

ATH T.J. Carter, Stratford

Memphis commitment finished with more than 200 all-purpose yards and accounted for all three Spartan touchdowns in Friday’s 20-19 triumph over East Nashville, including a 99-yard second-quarter kickoff return for a score.

Smyrna quarterback John Turner has committed to MTSU

Smyrna quarterback John Turner has committed to MTSU

QB John Turner, Smyrna

Turner completed 8 of his 11 throws for 221 yards with touchdown passes of 45, 45 and 43 yards in the Bulldogs’ 56-10 rout of Coffee County.

Hillsboro's Tywan Goodner

Hillsboro’s Tywan Goodner

QB Tywan Goodner, Hillsboro

Goodner completed 11 of 18 passes for 242 yards with three touchdowns and also added a pair of rushing scores in the Burros’ 42-7 win over Station Camp.

RB Ta’micus Napier, McGavock

Nappier averaged nearly 17 yards per carry in the Raiders’ 20-0 win over Lebanon, running 16 times for 269 yards with touchdown runs of 40 and 62 yards.

Reach Michael Murphy at 615-269-8262 and on Twitter @Murph_TNsports

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