Local players honored at annual Home Team Friday banquet


EVANSVILLE, Ind. – (WEHT) After another fantastic season of high school football, Tuesday night many local players were honored at the annual Home Team Friday banquet.

Madisonville North Hopkins’ Jeriah Hightower was chosen as the 2019 MVP of the Year after a record-setting season with the Maroons.

“It means the world to me to be a part of a list of great athletes and great competitors, and I’m just honored to be here and honored to win the award. I just feel amazing about it, it’s so special,” said Hightower.

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(This story was originally published on December 12, 2019)

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