Reed rushed for 248 yards in the win over the Chattanooga school in the first round of the TSSAA Class 4A playoffs, and the senior was honored with the top spot in the Times News/Johnson City Press player of the week honor roll.
5-star — Julian Reed, RB, Sullivan South
Leading the Rebels to a tight 28-24 win over East Hamilton, the senior was a workhorse with 36 carries for 248 yards and two touchdowns.
4-star — Zane Whitson, QB, Dobyns-Bennett
Behind 223 yards passing and four touchdown tosses, the junior led the Indians to a 35-7 win over William Blount.
3-star — Bryson Rollins, QB, Elizabethton
It was a 44-8 blowout win for the Cyclones over East Ridge, and Rollins contributed 218 total yards. He was 11-of-14 passing for 142 yards and added three rushing scores.
2-star — Brennan Blair, RB, Daniel Boone
The budding star was at it again. This time the junior wrecked Halls in a 32-3 win with 150 yards rushing, three touchdowns and an interception return for 49 yards.
1-star — Hunter Shell, QB, Cloudland
The senior was true on 5 of 7 passes for 177 yards and a touchdown and the Highlanders continued their late-season surge with a 28-7 win over Harriman.