Week 7 Casa Nissan Player of the Week – Deion Hankins

Johnny Yturales – EP Herald Post

Deion Hankins ran for 295 yards, five rushing touchdowns, and caught a 58-yard touchdown pass, and went over 6,000 career rushing yards Friday night in a district D2 1-5A opener against Hanks.

The UTEP commit is the second Parkland Matador to take home player of the week honors.  Hankins has 904 rushing yards, 13 touchdowns, and a pair of receiving touchdowns so far this year.

Other notable week seven stars

  • Noah Rios, RB, Eastwood, 198 rushing yards, 2 TD’s
  • Evan Cisneros, DB, Montwood, 2 INT’s
  • Raymond Montez, QB, Del Valle, 210 rushing yards, 4 rushing touchdowns, 242 passing yards, passing touchdown
  • Evan Gonzales, WR, Eastwood, 155 receiving yards, TD
  • Dominque Varela, LB, Coronado, 14 tackles, INT, 1.0 sacks
  • Danny Walther, QB, Franklin, 132 passing yards, 2 passing touchdowns, 177 rushing yards, 2 rushing TD’s
  • Robert Hall, Burges, RB, 141 rushing yards, 3 TD’s
  • Michael Mendoza, RB, Franklin, 137 rushing yards, rushing TD
  • Jamie De La Cruz, QB, Americas, 212 passing yards, 4 TD’s
  • Ryan Acosta, WR, Americas, 103 yards receiving, 2 TD’s

Previous players of the week

  • Week 1: Caleb Gerber, RB, Pebble Hills
  • Week 2: Gabe Herrera, QB, Parkland
  • Week 3: Aaron Dumas, RB, Americas, Gabe Stonewall, WR, Franklin
  • Week 4: Joziah Salazar, QB, Ysleta
  • Week 5: Nathan Carranza, DB, Eastwood
  • Week 6: Devin Driscoll, RB, Irvin
  • Week 7: Deion Hankins, RB, Parkland


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