Here are the candidates for SBLive’s Mississippi High School Athlete of the Week for Sept. 11-19 as nominated by fans, readers and SBLive’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Sunday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Monday, Sept. 26th. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivems.
Kaden Batieste, Natchez Cathedral
Logged eight catches for 230 yards and two touchdowns in a 45-24 win over Pisgah.
Isaiah Benn, Pascagoula
Ran the ball 20 times for 176 yards and one touchdown in a 21-14 win over Wayne County.
Chance Barron, Mendenhall
Was credited with 17 tackles, including five for a loss, recorded a sack and returned an interception for a touchdown in a 27-7 win over Jeff Davis County.
Garrison Davis, Ridgeland
Completed 17 of his 25 passes for 223 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 80 yards with three more scores in a 62-21 win over Provine.
Dante Dowdell, Picayune
Rushed nine times for 228 yards and three touchdowns in a 35-7 win over D’Iberville.
Roman Gregory, Oxford
Ran the ball 27 times for 157 yards and added 86 yards receiving with five total touchdowns in the Chargers’ 43-19 win over Lafayette.