The Hippos signal caller had a big night in the Hippos 23-12 win over Class 4A Elgin last week with 204 yards rushing on 17 carries and two touchdowns while going 7-for-13 passing for 83 more yards.
CLASS 2A: Lee McClendon, QB, Mart
On the road against Lexington, McClendon was money for the defending state champions throwing for 171 yards, rushing for 109, accounting for three touchdowns and intercepting two passes on defense.
CENTRAL TEXAS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK (by district)
13-5A: Ivan Delgado, Killeen Ellison
14-5A: Blake Gideon, Leander
25-5A: Brandon Banks, San Marcos
16-4A: Casey Pachall, Brownwood
17-4A: Drew McGarrahan, Austin Travis
25-4A: Thor Woerner, Marble Falls
26-4A: Ryan Perez, New Braunfels