The Trophy Shop Athlete of the Week – Jacquez Jernigan (Newberry)
Our Trophy Shop Athlete of the Week Presented by State Farm agent Mark McGriff for the week of August 22 is JACQUEZ JERNIGAN* of the Newberry football team. This is our first award of the 2016-17 season.
*Jernigan, who plays fullback, scored three rushing TDs to help lead the Class 1A Panthers to a 22-6 win at 4A Santa Fe (Alachua). The senior overcame two early fumbles and finished with 129 yards on 24 carries. He had TD runs of 6, 1 and 11 yards.
The Trophy Shop Athlete-of-the-Week is presented by State Farm Agent Mark McGriff of Gainesville. For more information on auto, life and health insurance, call Mark at 352-372-8406. Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there.