Brown Named Area's Male Athlete of the Week
A-J's Honor Roll and Antelopes of the Week
Published Oct. 24, 2012 @ 12:10 p.m.
Post's junior running back D.J. Brown was named this week’s Happy State Bank Male Athlete of the Week according to the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal's LoneStarVarsity.com. Click here to read A-J Sports Editor George Watson's story about Brown's performance in the Tulia game.
The Bold Gold beat Tulia 45-41 in an exciting 2-2A, Division II district win to remain tied for first place with Abernathy with a 2-0 league record. Click here for the game report.
Based on their performances in the Tulia game, the following Antelopes were named Players of the Game by the Post coaching staff:
Pake Jones - offensive - 7-11 passsing, 2 TDs, 141 yards
Paden Babb - defensive - A big hit to start 3rd quarter sacked the QB causing a fumble which lead to a Post score.
D.J. Brown - Bold Gold Player - 214 yards rushing, 96 yards receiving, 4 TD's. Caused fumble that kept the game in reach for Post. 70 yard hitch and pitch to win game.
Meanwhile six Post Antelopes are on this week's list of 2A players who had impressive stats in last week's win over Tulia. Here's the Lopes as listed on the A-J's LoneStarVarsity.com:
Pake Jones, QB, Post, 5-10, 160, Jr.: Threw for 141 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a score in a 45-41 win over Tulia.
Bryan Smith, RB/LB, Post, 6-0, 185, Soph.: Rushed for 87 yards and had 12 tackles and two tackles for losses in a 45-41 win over Tulia.
Paden Babb, LB, Post, 5-11, 180, Jr.: Had 11 tackles, three tackles for losses, a sack and caused a fumble in a 45-41 win over Tulia.
Dylan Pearson, CB, Post, 5-9, 150, Soph.: Had an interception and a touchdown catch in a 45-41 win over Tulia.
Nathan Gill, DE, Post, 6-0, 191, Sr.: Recorded six tackles, two tackles for losses and recovered a fumble in a 45-41 win over Tulia.
Paul Martinez, NG, Post, 5-7, 208, Sr.: Had seven tackles, a sack and two tackles for losses in a 45-41 win over Tulia.