Madisonville-North Hopkins’ Jeriah Hightower wins HTF Week 12 MVP.
The sophomore running back carried the ball 46 times for 296 yards and a touchdown in the Maroons’ playoff win over Allen County-Scottsville.
Hightower’s heavy workload also helped Madisonville win their first playoff game since 2014.
The Maroon faithful came out in full force for their running back in the MVP polls. Hightower won Week 12 honors with nearly 800 total votes.
(This story was originally published on November 8, 2017)