Written by Matt Wixon
DeSoto QB Desmon White, St. Mark's WR John Caldwell among Ford statewide Player of the Week honorees
This week's winners of the 2013 Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week Award have been announced, including two locals:
5A: Desmon White, Sr., QB, DeSoto White was spectacular in a 61-35 win over Euless Trinity, completing 21-of-27 passes for 344 yards and five touchdowns and rushing for 107 rushing yards and a touchdown. He sat out most of the second half.
Private Schools: John Caldwell, Sr., WR, St. Mark's Caldwell had 15 receptions for 313 yards and four touchdowns in a 31-14 victory over Irving Cistercian. Caldwell scored on receptions of 39, 80, 38 and 3 yards.
4A: Orly Solis, Sr., RB, Roma 3A: Chris Keesee, Sr., QB, Brownwood 2A: Derek Coppedge, Sr., QB, Lubbock Roosevelt 1A: Jalen Garza, Sr., QB/DB, Anson