Ridgeland-Hardeeville wide receiver/running back Gavin Bush is The Island Packet/Beaufort Gazette High School Football Player of the Week for Week 11.
Bush rushed 11 times for 256 yards and three long touchdowns — 60, 90, and 45 yards — in the Jaguars’ 51-19 Class 2-A playoff win over Garrett Academy Tech.
Bush was a unanimour pick, winning the fan vote, as well. The fans’ vote counts as one of the four votes tallied, joining sports editor Mike McCombs, assistant sports editor Stephen Fastenau and sports reporter Kendall Salter.
Island Packet/Beaufort Gazette HighSchool Football Player of the Week
Week 0: Aidan Hegarty, QB, Hilton Head Island
Week 1: Tyrone Dilbert, RB, Battery Creek
Week 2: Jared Rountree, RB/LB, Thomas Heyward Academy
Week 3: Jestin Morrow, WR/DB, Hilton Head Island
Week 4: Gavin Bush, WR/RB, Ridgeland-Hardeeville
Week 5: Ryan Barrett, QB, Hilton Head Christian Academy
Week 6: Chris Edwards, RB, Hilton Head Christian Academy; Treyvon Bryan, DL, Whale Branch
Week 7: Nyles Pinckney, OL/DL, Whale Branch
Week 8: Reyn Robinson, RB, Beaufort Academy
Week 9: Craven Howard, LB, Ridgeland-Hardeeville
Week 10: Stephon Eugene, RB, Whale Branch; Zenon Parker, WR/DB, Hilton Head Prep
Week 11: Gavin Bush, WR/RB, Ridgeland-Hardeeville