Welcome to the AFRO’s weekly sports wrap-up.
The Matchup Wrap-up:
As the only four teams of the Prince George’s County 4A region to advance to the playoffs. It was only a matter of time before they all faced off. In the first matchup, the Wise Pumas routed the visiting DuVal Tigers 54-7 in the 2016 Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) 4A Playoffs. At the same time the Eleanor Roosevelt Raiders shut out the Flowers Jaguars 40-0. Both the Raiders and the Pumas will advance to the next round
Calvin Hickerson, of Wise High School is the Player of the Week (Courtesy Photo)
of the playoffs on Nov. 18.
Player(s) of the Week:
The Player of the Week is Calvin Hickerson of Wise High School. Calvin is a senior middle linebacker and fullback for the Pumas. He is one of the leading defenders in the region as far as tackles and sacks.
The Games to Come:
There is only one big game to look forward to. The final two teams in the 4A region, Wise and Eleanor Roosevelt will face off on Nov.18 with final regular season records of 10-0 and 7-3, respectively. Both teams have dominated their region and the upcoming matchup will show which team is county’s best in 2016.