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Offensive player of the week (10/28): DeSoto’s Desmon White
What he did: White broke Ryan Polite’s school record with six touchdown passes in a 60-27 victory against Duncanville. He also ran for a touchdown to help keep top-ranked DeSoto undefeated.
Who he is: A 5-7, 150-pound junior quarterback.
The stats: 16-of-23 passing for 289 yards and six touchdowns; 12 carries for 101 yards and a touchdown.
He said it: “We came out and threw the ball. My receivers made a lot of great catches and the line gave me a lot of time to throw.”
Coach said it: “He keeps plays alive. His instincts are phenomenal. He has an instinct of when the pocket breaks down, and he’s aware of what’s around him.” — Claude Mathis
Did you know? White is one of six 5A quarterbacks in the area with more than 2,000 passing yards this season. … White said he wants to play college football and has received some interest but no formal offers. … He also plays shortstop and center field for the baseball team in the spring.
32 carries, 275 yards, 4 TDs
7 receptions, 198 yards, 3 TDs
20 carries, 229 rushing yards, 2 TDs
15 carries, 229 yards, 3 TDs
QB/WR 143 pass yds, 2 TDs, 155 rush yds, 2 TDs
283 pass yards, 2 TDs, 90 rush yards, 3 TDs
305 yards total offense, 4 TDs
55 carries, 332 yards, 4 TDs
243 pass yards, 2 TDs, 159 rush yards, 2 TDs
3 receptions 117 yards, 2 TDs
29 carries, 204 yards, 2 TDs
207 pass yards, 147 rush yards, 3 TDs
12 carries, 147 yards, 4 TDs
20 carries, 220 yards, 5 TDs
1 rush TD, 1 pass TD, 1 rec. TD, 80-yd punt ret. TD
2 rec., 84 yards, 95-yard kick return TD
24-of-38 passing, 410 yards, 3 TDs
247 pass yards, 4 TDs, 118 rush yards, TD
170 yards total offense, 4 TDs
11-of-17 passing, 396 yards, 5 TDs