Football Athlete of the Week
Ronnie Walker, Hopewell, 166 rush yds, 2 TDs
Candidates for FOOTBALL ATHLETE OF THE WEEK will be made available online at www.progressindex.com each Saturday and in Sunday’s print edition following game day on Friday evening.
To vote, visit http:// www.progress-index.com/ sports/20170826/pollfootball-athlete-of-week, or see the link through either the Twitter page of @NickVanDelPI or through the Facebook site of The Progress-Index.
Voting will end Tuesday at 3 p.m.
Suggestions for future nominees may be emailed preferably Friday night and Saturday morning to nvandeloecht@progress-index. com
The athlete who is voted the Football Athlete of the Week will be featured in Wednesday’s edition of The Progress-Index. CJ Donaldson, L.C. Bird, 100-plus rush yds, 2 TDs Chris Tyree, Thomas Dale, 187 rush yds, 2 TDs Zyan Sturdivant, Dinwiddie, 88 all-purpose yards, 2 rush TDs, 1 receive TD
The Progress-Index’s FOOTBALL ATHLETE OF THE WEEK poll returns for the second straight year with four candidates being named following the conclusion of Week 0.
Five local teams played with Dinwiddie (70-0) and Thomas Dale (45-0) earning shutouts, L.C. Bird defeating Meadowbrook 33-7 and Hopewell taking an 18-14 loss to I.C. Norcom.
See the below the FOOTBALL ATHLETE OF THE WEEK candidates for Week 0.