Welcome to the AFRO’s weekly sports wrap-up.
The Matchup Wrap-up:
The Flowers Jaguars left their game with a win over the Laurel Spartans on Nov. 5. The Jaguars shut down the Spartans 16-0 in a Prince George’s County 4A matchup. The matchup was the final regular season game for both teams. With it, the Jaguars end the regular season at 6-4, while the Spartans end at 1-9. Flowers will get a chance to move on to the playoffs as they look to take on the Eleanor Roosevelt Raiders in one of the first 4A playoff matchups of the 2016 football season.
Player(s) of the Week:
Jabari Laws, of Wise High School is the Player of the Week (Courtesy Photo)
The player of the week for Prince George’s County is Jabari Laws of Wise High School. Laws is a senior quarterback and cornerback for the Wise Pumas and is the top quarterback in the Prince George’s County 4A region. This is made true by having the most points of all QB’s in the region as well as leading the Pumas through an undefeated regular season into the playoffs. The Pumas will face the DuVal Tigers in on Nov. 11.
The Games to Come:
DuVal, Wise, Flowers and Eleanor Roosevelt are the only four teams from their region to advance to the playoffs. The DuVal v. Wise game will occur on Nov. 11 and the Flowers v. Eleanor Roosevelt game will happen on Nov. 12.