Posted: 2:32 pm Monday, October 21st, 2013

Football: The Best Performance of Week 8 

By Anthony Chiang

One Week 8 performance stood out among the rest. The clear choice for “The Best Performance of the Week” award comes from South Fork. Bulldogs running back Uzziah Davis is this week’s winner after turning in an incredible performance in a victory over Okeechobee.

Uzziah Davis, South Fork, RB:

The performance: The senior scored an impressive six touchdowns, which is enough for a school record. Four of the scores came on runs, one on a pass and another on a kickoff return to lead South Fork to a 55-34 win against Okeechobee. Davis got stronger as the game went on, scoring three of his touchdowns in the fourth quarter to seal the victory.

Season stats: Davis has run for 757 yards and 12 touchdowns on 80 carries this season, and is averaging 9.5 yards per carry. In addition, he has caught 15 passes for 218 yards and a touchdown.