The USA Football/MaxPreps Regional High School Football Players of the Week honors eight top high school football performers each week throughout the United States.
Selected by USA Football, players are chosen based upon statistics that are submitted to MaxPreps. Each winner receives a certificate and a letterman patch to showcase the honor.
The USA Football/MaxPreps Regional High School Football Players of the Week honors eight top high school football performers each week throughout the United States. Every Tuesday during the football season, 5 nominees from each region will be announced and on Wednesday's the 8 region Player of the Week winners will be selected. To nominate players, coaches or team administrators must enter the athlete's game stats by Monday evening of each week. High school coaches can obtain an access code for their teams by visiting: www.maxpreps.com/cl.
The eight weekly selections for Players of the Week for the week of August 28-September 3, 2017 are:Northeast region
QB Darren Smith
(‘19), Sidney (NY); 14-21, 269 yds., 5 TD, 3 car., 12 yds., 1 TDMid-Atlantic region
QB Lane Voytik
(‘20), Sharon (PA); 19-22, 309 yds., 5 TDSoutheast region
QB Javeious Purvis
(‘19), Pelahatchie (MS); 20 car., 318 yds., 4 TDMidwest region
QB Easton Francis
(‘20), Poteau (OK); 11-20, 270 yds., 4 TD, 18 car., 131 yds., 1 TD
Great Lakes region
RB Caleb Lahey
(‘20), Bismarck-Henning (Bismarck, IL); 34 car., 342 yds., 4 TD
RB Shane McGraw
(‘20), HEM (Hanna, WY); 9 car., 193 yds., 6 TD
WR Jalen McMillan
(‘20), San Joaquin Memorial (Fresno, CA); 12 rec., 369 yds., 6 TD
QB Casey Dufner
('19), NYOS Charter (Austin, TX); 23 car., 411 yds., 6 TD
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