PLAYER OF THE WEEK POLL
VOTE IN THE OKLAHOMAN’S CITY-AREA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK FAN POLL
The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 10 highlight some standout individual performances.
The poll is live at newsok.com/sports/high-school, and fans can vote once before it closes at 4 p.m. Tuesday. Results of the poll will appear in Wednesday’s edition of The Oklahoman.
Here are the candidates for the city-area Fans’ Choice Player of the Week:
Korbin Cox, RB, Jones: The workhorse for Jones as they wrapped up district play undefeated with a 33-6 victory against Prague, Cox rushed 23 time for 134 yards and three touchdowns. Zach Hale, QB/DB, Christian Heritage: Led CHA to a playoff berth with a 29-22 victory against Crescent. Hale passed for 219 yards and three TDs while rushing for a fourth and racking up 24 tackles and two interceptions on defense.
Cade Horton, QB, Norman: In a must-win game to make the playoffs, Horton completed 17-of-28 passes for 274 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for a third touchdown as Norman took down Edmond Santa Fe 31-20 to make it back to the playoffs for the first time since 2012.
Davontae Pickard, RB, Piedmont: The hard-running junior rushed for 91 yards and scored four rushing touchdowns as Piedmont outscored Woodward 47-28 to book its ticket to the playoffs.
Dorian Plumley, QB, El Reno: The spectacular sophomore rushed for 375 yards and three touchdowns while passing for a fourth touchdown to help El Reno beat Lawton MacArthur 53-42. The win breaks a nine-year playoff drought for El Reno. Dadrion Taylor, RB, Carl Albert: The senior speedster rushed for 201 yards and two TDs, while throwing for a third, to help Carl Albert clinch District 5A-2 and finish the regular season undefeated as it beat McGuinness 20-14.
Qwontrel Walker, RB, Stillwater: Down seven points midway through the fourth quarter, Walker came up big, rushing for four total touchdowns and 277 yards as Stillwater won its first district championship since 1995.