Cov­ing­ton’s Col­le­giates

The Covington News - - Sports -

Here’s a weekly look at Cov­ing­ton’s for­mer prep stars now in col­lege:

Football

Akeem Hunt, New­ton

— The Pur­due sopho­more run­ning back started his sec­ond sea­son with three car­ries. Hunt fin­ished with 13 rush­ing yards, while re­turn­ing one kick­off 21 yards.

The Boiler Mak­ers tal­lied 547 yards of to­tal of­fense in a 48- 6 win over Eastern Ken­tucky.

Hunt and Pur­due travel to Notre Dame on Satur­day.

An­derico Bai­ley,

East­side — The Pres­by­te­rian Col­lege re­ceiver caught two balls for 24 yards, in­clud­ing snag­ging one catch for 19 yards.

An­tar­ius Ter­rell,

East­side — Also in Pres­by­te­rian’s 45- 10 win over Bre­vard, Ter­rell had three solo and one as­sisted tackle for the Blue Hose.

Both Bai­ley and Ter­rell re­turn home Satur­day in a match up at Ge­or­gia Tech at 7 p. m. Satur­day.

Shel­don Rank­ins,

East­side — Rank­ins was one of just four true fresh­men who par­tic­i­pated in Louisville’s open­ing 32- 14 win over Ken­tucky on Satur­day. Rank­ins didn’t record a tackle but still saw play­ing time for the na­tion’s

24th ranked team.

Here is a list of other area col­le­giates The Cov­ing­ton News has come up with, who ei­ther didn’t make a sta­tis­ti­cal im­pact or did not have in­for­ma­tion avail­able:

Cross Coun­try

Chrissie McLe­more, East­side Brew­ton Parker

Track

Adam Cook, East­side – Ge­or­gia Tech

Vol­ley­ball

Katie John­ston, East­side – Univer­sity of Birm­ing­ham

Football

D. J. Hill, New­ton – Vir­ginia; Robert Ro­que­more, New­ton – Mem­phis; Devon Ed­wards, Al­covy –

Duke; Chris Dick­er­son, New­ton – Chat­ta­hoochee Tech­ni­cal Col­lege; Sammy Mer­chant, New­ton – Chat­ta­hoochee Tech­ni­cal Col­lege; Tarik Dud­ley, New­ton – Chat­ta­hoochee Tech­ni­cal Col­lege; Ja­mal Hunte, New­ton – Chat­ta­hoochee Tech­ni­cal Col­lege; Cadar­ius Ter­rell, New­ton – Chat­ta­hoochee Tech­ni­cal Col­lege; Dean­dre Rashada, New­ton – Alabama State; Cor­nelius Hudson, New­ton – Tusculum; Devon Mann, New­ton – More­house; Jor­dan Ritchey, East­side – West Ge­or­gia; Quan Mo­ton, East­side – Ap­pren­tice School;

Trent Tay­lor, East­side – Truett- McCon­nell; Tara Har­ri­son, East­side

– Ox­ford Emory.

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