Each week during the 2015 prep football season the Knights of Columbus Quarterback Club will release its Players of the Week awards. Following are the Week 4 winners for '15.
OFFENSIVE LINE OF THE WEEK
The Roxana Shells protected for 388 yards and 36 points in Week 4's 36-14 win over Vandalia on the road. The Shells' offensive line consists of: Trace Gentry, Kyle Pontow, Billy Mathis, Trey Kelley, Dreyton Daugherty and Brett Nyswonger.
Alton was the other nominee for Offensive Line of the Week
OFFENSIVE BACK OF THE WEEK
ADAM HILL — CM EAGLES
Hill, the senior quarterback for the Eagles, threw for 212 yards on 16 of 24 passing and three touchdowns in Week 4's impressive 42-6 win in Jerseyville over the Panthers.
Other nominees for Offensive Back of the Week were: D'avion Peebles of Marquette, Blake Vandiver of Roxana, Justin Englar of EA-WR and Asa Collins of Alton.
CO-DEFENSIVE LINEMEN OF THE WEEK
ASA COLLINS — ALTON REDBIRDS
BRADY MCAFEE — MARQUETTE EXPLORERS
Collins had seven line tackles, two assists, one tackle for a loss, a sack, a fumble recovery and a safety for the Redbirds in Week 4 against Belleville East. McAfee produced 14 line tackles, two assists and two sacks for 18 total tackles in Marquette's Week 4 overtime victory at Nokomis.
Other nominees for Defensive Lineman of the Week were: Austin Reams of CM, Jacob Vassos of EA-WR and Jordan Hawkins of Roxana.
DEFENSIVE BACK OF THE WEEK
TREY AGUIRRE — MARQUETTE EXPLORERS
A senior for the Explorers, Aguirre had six solo tackles and five assists for a total of 11 and also picked off a pass in the Week 4 win in Nokomis.
Other nominees for Defensive Back of the Week were: David Lane of CM, Zach Kincade of EA-WR, Kevin Caldwell of Alton and Chance Foss of Roxana.