MADISONVILLE, Ky. (WEHT) Madisonville North Hopkins running back Jeriah Hightower is the week #3 Home Team Friday MVP.
The Maroons senior ran for 294 yards and 5 TD’s in a win against Daviess Co.
Hightower says, ” It just means a lot because we are trying to get a lot of success going and get a lot of momentum going to the late season, regular season. It means a lot to get some recognition for our team. I’ve been running a lot and trying to get into better shape, so taking off on Friday, hard work pays off and it felt great.”
Hightower received 64% of the online vote and he receives a plaque from Tri-State Trophies.
(This story was originally published on September 11, 2019)