Here is your weekly recap of how some future Spartan football players performed this weekend.
Beaver Dam (Wis.) running back R.J. Shelton was one of the standout performers this week, while Erie Cathedral Prep quarterback Damion Terry and Grand Rapids Christian wide receiver Drake Harris continued their dominant seasons with more strong performances.
Here is looking at how they fared.
R.J. Shelton – The Beaver Dam (Wis.) running back ran for 232 yards on 16 carries and had four touchdowns in a 34-6 win over West Bend East. He had touchdown runs of 60, 56, 29 and 16 yards.
Damion Terry – Was 18 of 30 passing for 193 yards and four TDs to lead Erie Cathedral Prep to a 41-27 win over Erie McDowell. He led a 98-yard touchdown drive in fourth quarter to help put the game away. His teammate Delton Williams, who will decide between MSU and West Virginia on Tuesday, had 12 carries for 139 yards and 11 receptions for 139 yards.
Drake Harris – The Grand Rapids Christian receiver had seven catches for 103 yards and two TDs in a 34-0 win over Jenison.
Jay Harris – The Downingtown East receiver had two touchdowns, including a 15-yarder reception in the third quarter and a four-yard run in the fourth quarter, to help Cougars improve to 6-0.
Jon Reschke – The Birmingham Brother Rice linebacker had 10 tackles and an interception in a 20-14 win over Detroit Catholic Central
Shane Jones – The Cincinnati Moeller linebacker had nine tackles in a 17-13 loss to Elder
Jalyn Powell – Had a 47-yard punt return for a touchdown in Warren (Ohio) Harding’s 28-20 win over Euclid
Darian Hicks – Had a 20-yard touchdown reception in Solon’s (Ohio) 56-28 loss to Mentor.
Byron Bullough – Had 19 carries for 63 yards in Traverse City St. Francis’ 13-7 win over Saginaw Nouvel
Dylan Chmura – The Waukesha (Wis.) West tight end had a catch for 12 yards in a 52-7 loss to Arrowhead
Gerald Holmes – Was limited to 15 yards rushing on eight carries in Flint Carman-Ainsworth’s 32-7 loss to Flint Powers. Entered the game averaging 112.2 yards per contest.
And looking at some former Spartans, Kirk Cousins got his first NFL regular season action in relief of Redskins starting QB Robert Griffin III, who went down with an injury. It was a mixed debut for Cousins, as he threw a 77-yard TD pass to Santana Moss and finished 5 of 9 passing for 111 yards with two interceptions in Washington’s 24-17 loss to Atlanta.
Chicago tight end Kellen Davis had two catches for 26 yards in the Bears’ 41-3 win over Jacksonville and Jerel Worthy had a tackle in Green Bay’s loss to Indianapolis. Domato Peko had three tackles for Cincinnati and Brandon Fields had a 49.6 yard average on his five punts for Miami.