Player of the week nominees

Published 7:43 pm Saturday, September 16, 2017

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

  • Sam Dunn, senior, King’s Fork High School football — Dunn caught a 55-yard touchdown pass and returned a fumble 65 yards for a touchdown in the Bulldogs’ win over Hickory High School.
  • Kevin Johnson, junior, Nansemond River High School football — Johnson caught the go-ahead 42-yard touchdown reception that gave the Warriors the win over rival Lakeland High School.
  • Alex Kinsey, senior, Lakeland High School field hockey — Kinsey scored the game-winning goal for the Lady Cavs in a 2-1 win over Western Branch High School.
  • Ehron Knight, junior, Nansemond-Suffolk Academy football — Knight had 10-plus tackles on defense to go along with 100 receiving yards and the go-ahead touchdown to give NSA its first win of the season.

Vote by 7 p.m. Wednesday by sending an email with the subject “Player of the Week” to

Next Sunday, we’ll feature the readers’ choice in a story on the sports page.

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