Win or lose, Franklinton (La.) Pine athlete Derrick Dillon continues to carry his high school football team this season with his offensive production.
The four-star recruit accounted for 353 total yards (233 passing, 120 rushing) and five touchdowns in Friday’s 42-34 loss Hammond (La.) Aquinas.
Dillon threw touchdown passes of 65 and 36 yards while scoring three times on the ground. He also had a 70-yard run in the game.
Dillon, who will play slot receiver for Florida, now has 1,318 offensive yards in five games played (3-2 record). He has scored 16 of Pine’s 25 touchdowns on the year.
Dillon will officially visit UF this weekend for the LSU game.
WR Kalif Jackson, Neptune Fletcher: Jackson caught two passes for 87 yards and a touchdown in a 29-16 win over Jacksonville Atlantic Coast. He has scored in each of the last three games, all wins for Fletcher.
LB Adonis Thomas, Lawrenceville (Ga.) Central Gwinnett: Thomas recorded 11 tackles in his team’s 20-10 loss to Dacula (Ga.). He has a team-high 55 tackles as well as three sacks and a fumble recovery through five games this season.