A look at the top offensive performances from Week 8 of the high school football regular season:
QB Dewayne Buckner, Springfield
Buckner completed 9 of 17 throws for 166 yards and a pair of touchdowns passes in the Yellow Jackets 56-21 win over Kenwood, and the 5-foot-7, 170-pound senior also carried 12 times for 138 yards and three rushing scores.
RB Ty Chandler, MBA
Tennessee commitment ran for a career-high 341 yards four touchdowns on Friday, averaging 16.2 yards per carry in the Big Red’s 31-24 win over rival Brentwood Academy.
RB Gus Antoine, Clarksville Northeast
Antoine averaged nearly 20 yards per carry in Friday’s four-touchdown performance, finishing with 197 yards rushing on just 10 carries in the Eagles’ 41-3 win over rival Clarksville.
WR Nick Desmarais, White House Heritage
Desmarais made six catches for 231 yards in the Patriots’ 34-13 win over Westmoreland, and the 6-foot-5, 190-pound senior hauled in touchdown grabs from 30, 80 and 58 yards outs.
QB Wes Patterson, Franklin
Patterson completed 8 of 9 passes for 160 yards and three touchdowns in the Rebels’ 42-35 win over Wilson Central, and the senior signal caller also ran for 48 yards and a touchdown.
QB Jaylon King, Ensworth
King threw for 145 yards and three touchdowns on 6 of 11 passing in the Tigers’ 42-28, and the 6-foot-1, 175-pound junior also ran 11 times for 88 yards and a score.
RB Jordan Mason, Gallatin
Mason became the Green Wave’s all-time leading rusher in Friday’s 49-20 win over rival Hendersonville, racking up 200 yards and four touchdowns on 40 carries.
RB Da’Joun Hewitt, Davidson Academy
Hewitt ran for 208 yards and four touchdowns on just 11 carries in the Bears’ 48-0 win over Jackson Christian.
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WR Jay Vaden, Gordonsville
Vaden hauled in four receptions for 165 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the Tigers’ 38-12 win over Monterey.
QB Preston Rice, Wayne County
Rice completed 7 of 11 passes for 258 yards and three touchdowns in the Wildcats’ 55-7 win over Houston County.
RB Jackson Byrd, Father Ryan
Byrd ran 20 times for 160 yards and three touchdowns in the Fighting Irish’s 45-14 win over Spring Hill.