Player of the Week nominees

Published 8:13 pm Saturday, November 12, 2016

Following are this week’s nominees for the Duke Automotive-Suffolk News-Herald Player of the Week:

  • Nashun Overton, junior for Lakeland High School football: Overton had two rushes for 90 yards and a touchdown at home for the Cavs in a playoff win over Poquoson High 46-21.
  • Nicole Wright, senior for Nansemond-Suffolk Academy volleyball: Wright had 33 assists and 10 digs for the Lady Saints in a win against Peninsula Catholic. The win helped propel the Lady Saints into the VISAA Divisoin II state championship.
  • Rashaad Williams, sophomore for Nansemond River High School football: Williams returned a kickoff 86 yards for the Warriors in a 5A South playoff loss against Norview.

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