Southwest: Dalyn McDonald

Here is our opening week Mississippi Gridiron MACCC Team of the Week presented by Capital Ortho. 

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Quarterback, Dylan Faulk / Itawamba

Itawamba quarterback Dylan Faulk (6’, 190) completed 34-48 passes for 362 yards and a touchdown with no interceptions in a 41-35 loss to Southwest. .

All-Purpose, Philip Short / Gulf Coast

Gulf Coast sophomore quarterback Philip Short (6’2, 210) completed 17-21 passes for 228 yards including four touchdowns and no interceptions in a 56-14 win over Holmes. Short also gained 22 yards on five carries.

Running Back, La’Damian Webb / Jones College

Jones College sophomore running back La’Damian Webb (5’8, 190) rushed for 193 yards on 20 carries in a 41-17 win over Northeast. Webb had a 68-yard touchdown run and scored twice. 

Wide Receiver, Jacoby Bellazar / Southwest

Southwest wide receiver Jacoby Bellazer(5’11, 175) finished with a game-high nine receptions for a game-high 145 yards and a touchdown in a 41-35 win over Itawamba.



Defensive Line, Trey Laing / East Mississippi

East Mississippi defensive lineman Trey Laing (6’3, 235) racked up a team-high seven tackles to go with 1.5 sacks and an interception in the Lions’ 32-7 win over East Central.

Linebacker, Carter Bonds / Northeast

Northeast sophomore linebacker Carter Bonds (5’10, 220) had a game-high nine tackles to go with a sack, a tackle for loss and also a pass breakup in a 41-17 loss to Jones College.

Defensive Back, Travor Randle / Jones College

Jones College defensive back Travor Randle (5’9, 190) picked up four tackles, recovered a pair of fumbles and forced a fumble in a 41-17 win over Northeast.



Returner, Dalyn McDonald / Southwest

Southwest sophomore wide receiver Dalyn McDonald (6’, 180) had a 50-yard punt return touchdown and also a 95-yard kickoff return touchdown in a win over Itawamba.