High School Football

Hilton Head High's Ford selected Player of the Week

sports@islandpacket.comOctober 4, 2013 

Hilton Head Island High School's Poona Ford

JAY KARR ¥ STAFF PHOTO

Hilton Head Island High School running back and defensive lineman Poona Ford is the Island Packet and Beaufort Gazette's High School Football Player of the Week for Week 5.

Putting together perhaps his finest game as a Seahawk, Ford ran for three touchdowns, made four tackles for loss and recorded two sacks in Hilton Head Island's 33-32 win over Bluffton in the Bridge Bowl, ending a five-game losing streak in the series.

The Louisville commitment rushed for 51 yards on 12 carries and caught a pass for 6 yards.

Island Packet/Beaufort Gazette Player of the Week

Week 5: RB/DL Poona Ford, Hilton Head Island High School

Week 4: RB Reyn Robinson, Beaufort Academy

Week 3: QB Alex Davis, Bluffton High School

Week 2: RB Khalil Lewis, Hilton Head Island High School

Week 1: WR/DB Aaron Frazier, Hilton Head Island High School; RB/LB Teron Daley Hilton Head Prep

Week 0: LB Craven Howard, Ridgeland-Hardeeville

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