Texas pledges in action: Week 3

Posted September 24th, 2013


Here’s how each 2014 Texas pledge performed in Week 3 and what lies ahead for the future Longhorns in Week 4 of the Texas high school football season. (* denotes district games)

QB Jerrod Heard – No. 5 Denton Guyer (5-4A)
Overall: 1-2 District: 0-0
Last week:  Off
*This week: at Azle, 2-1
Season: 36/58, 538 yards, 3 TD, 2 Int; 55 rush, 401 yards, 3 TD

DE Derick Roberson – No. 2 San Antonio Brennan (28-4A)
Overall: 4-0 District: 0-0
Last week: The Brennan defense shut down Southwest to the tune of just 93 total yards in a 48-0 blowout on Friday. Roberson scored one of Brennan’s two defensive touchdowns – a 13-yard fumble return.
*This week: at San Antonio Edison, 2-2
Season: N/A


WR Armanti Foreman/RB D’Onta Foreman – No. 6 Texas City (24-4A)
Overall: 3-0 District 0-0
Last week: Off
*This week: at Goose Creek Memorial, 1-2
Season: Armanti: 11 rec, 200 yards, 3 TD; 4 rush, 40 yards
Season: D’Onta: 37 rush, 353 yards, 9 TD

RB Donald Catalon – Aldine Eisenhower (18-5A)
Overall: 0-4 District 0-0
Last week: Despite 202 yards and two touchdowns by the Longhorn pledge, Eisenhower dropped to 0-4 in a 53-50 loss to League City Clear Springs. District play begins for the Eagles at home this week against MacArthur.
*This week: vs. Houston MacArthur, 3-1
Season: 41 rush, 278 yards, 2 TD

S John Bonney – No. 5 Houston Lamar (20-5A)
Overall: 3-0 District: 0-0
Last week: Off
*This week: vs. Houston Westbury, 1-3
Season: 14 tackles, 1 INT, 2 passes defended

LB Otaro Alaka – Cy Falls (17-5A)
Overall: 0-3 District: 0-2
Last week: Cy Falls dropped to 0-2 in district play after a 43-6 beat down from Cypress Creek on Saturday. Creek out-gained Falls 365-190 in the rout.
*This week: at Houston Jersey Village, 1-2 (0-2)
Season: N/A

WR Lorenzo Joe – Abilene Cooper (2-5A)
Overall: 2-2 District 1-1
Last week: Joe accounted for 290 total yards – 246 passing, 44 rushing – and scored four touchdowns in Cooper’s first district win of the season, a 56-28 triumph over Coronado.
*This week: at Odessa 2-2 (1-1)
Season: 47/90, 880 yards, 5 TD, INT; 66 rush, 372 yards, 5 TD

RB Kevin Shorter – No. 2 Newton (10-2A Division 1)
Overall: 3-0 District 0-0
Last week: Off
*This week: vs. Warren 2-0
Season: 39 rush, 499 yards, 6 TD; 5 rec, 87 yards, TD

C Terrell Cuney – Jasper (20-3A)
Overall: 1-2 District: 0-0
Last week: Off
This week: vs. 1-2 Bridge City (21-3A)
Season: N/A

DE Sione Teuhema – Keller (4-5A)
Overall: 3-0 District: 0-0
Last week: Off
*This week: vs. Justin Northwest, 3-0
Season: N/A

LB Cameron Hampton – Dallas Carter (11-4A)
Overall: 3-0 District: 0-0
Last week: Off
*This week: vs. Kimball, 1-2
Season: N/A

DL Jake McMillon – Abilene (2-5A)
Overall: 1-3 District: 1-1
Last week: After going up 14-0 in the first quarter, Abilene surrendered the game’s final 24 points to Permian, who picked up their first win of the season.
*This week: vs. San Angelo Central, 4-0 (2-0)
Season: N/A

WR Garrett Gray – Marble Falls (25-4A)
Overall: 2-2 District: 0-0
Last week: Gray posted another big day – 127 receiving yards and a touchdown on seven catches – but Marble Falls fell to Boerne Champion 59-37 in its final non-district game of the season.
*This week: Off
Season: 29 rec, 475 yards, 9 TD

DT Trey Lealaimatafao – San Antonio Warren (27-5A)
Overall: 2-2 District: 1-1
Last week: Warren bounced back after losing their district opener by posting a 48-7 win over San Antonio Jay. Warren gained over 200 more yards and held Jay to just 33 passing yards.
*This week: at San Antonio Marshall, 1-2 (1-0)
Season: 18 tackles, 1 TFL

WR Emanuel Porter – Dallas Lincoln (12-4A)
Overall: 1-2 District: 0-0
Last week: Lincoln registered its first win of the season with a 35-26 result over Madison – its first win over Madison since 2009. Porter grabbed six passes for 122 yards and two touchdowns in the win.
*This week: at Dallas Conrad, 1-2
Season: 14 rec, 246 yards, 4 TD

WR Dorian Leonard – Longview (12-5A)
Overall: 1-1 District: 0-0
Last week: Junior running back JaMycal Hasty continued his strong start to 2013 with 204 yards and three scores on 24 carries.
*This week: vs. Mesquite, 2-2
Season: 19 rec, 193 yards, 2 TD

WR Roderick Bernard – Houston Sharpstown (21-4A)
Overall: 2-2 District: 1-1
Last week: Sharpstown got back to .500 with a 44-12 win over winless Houston Jeff Davis on Friday.
*This week: at Houston North Forest, 2-2 (1-1)
Season: N/A

S Jason Hall – South Grand Prairie (7-5A)
Overall: 2-2 District: 0-1
Last week: South Grand Prairie dropped its 7-5A opener, 14-7, to Mansfield. Mansfield got the win despite putting up only 198 total yards of offense.
*This week: vs. No.3  DeSoto, 4-0 (1-0)
Season: N/A

(2014 pledges not in Texas HS football: DB Jermaine Roberts/DT Courtney Garnett – New Orleans (La.) St. Augustine; LB Andrew Beck – Tampa (Fla.) Plant; P Corbin Daily – Charlotte (N.C.) Andrey Kell; TE John Thomas – Trinity Valley C.C.)

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