Rose named Western Tidewater’s Player of the Week

Published 11:05 am Wednesday, October 30, 2013

COURTLAND—Quarterback Matt Rose of Southampton Academy is Western Tidewater’s Player of the Week for week 9 of the high school football season.

Matt Rose

Matt Rose

In the 48-14 road victory against Halifax Academy, Rose led the Raiders in rushing yards with 72 on 4 attempts. Two of those rushes resulted in a touchdown.

He was 6-12 passing for 69 yards and had two passing touchdowns.

Rose either passed for or ran in 4 two-point conversions. He kicked off 5 times for an average of 46 yards.

He led this week in online voting.

EDITORS NOTE: Vote online for Player of the Week every Monday and Tuesday at Player of the Week will be determined by The Tidewater News editorial staff in consideration of online voting.