Back of the Week
Ja’Tavien Weems, Dutchtown LB/RB 5’10” 214 lbs. Weems lived up to his nickname the “Beast” in an important 36-26 victory over region foe Ola High School. The workhorse Weems had 8 tackles, 2 TFLs, 1 QB sack – and forced and recovered a fumble for a Touchdown. On offense he had 4 carries for 42 yards and two TDs and one reception for 15 yards. On special teams he recovered an onside kick and returned it for 29 yards. Weems’ monster performance has earned him honors as our Back of the Week.