Top performers from the 2021 TSSAA BlueCross Bowls: Jordan James named 6A MVP

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Here's a look at the top performances from the 2021 TSSAA Blue Cross Bowls:

Saturday

Jordan James, Oakland: James was named the Class 6A MVP after rushing for 232 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries in the 43-26 win over Summit. He also had two receptions for 57 yards.

Antonio Patterson, Oakland: Patterson had 110 yards and two touchdowns on 14 carries. He also had one reception for 71 yards and a touchdown.

Dylan King, Oakland: King had six tackles (four solo) and an interception.

Kade Hewitt, Oakland: Hewitt completed 6-of-9 passes for 160 yards two touchdowns and an interception. He also rushed twice for 14 yards.

Eric Taylor, Oakland: Taylor had 8.5 tackles (eight solo) and a tackle for loss.

Theron Gaines, Oakland: Gaines had 8.5 tackles (six solo).

Stephen Ellison, Oakland: Ellison had five tackles (four solo) and a tackle for loss.

Destin Wade, Summit: Wade completed 8-of-19 passes for 137 yards and one touchdown. He also had 165 yards and two touchdowns rushing

Keaton Wade, Summit: Wade rushed for 71 yards and a touchdown on nine carries. He also had five tackles (three solo) and 0.5 tackles for loss.

Brady Pierce, Summit: Pierce had four receptions for 96 yards and a touchdown. He also had 13 tackles (11 solo).

Aden Byrd, Summit: Byrd had 7.5 tackles (six solo).

Finley Jameson, Summit: Jameson had seven tackles (four solo) and a tackle for loss.

Bryson Rollins, Elizabethton: Rollins completed 16-of-26 passes for 131 yards and a touchdown in the 21-14 loss to Tullahoma. Rollins also had 138 yards and a touchdown on 35 carries.

Ryan Scott, Tullahoma: Scott was named the Class 4A MVP after completing 12-of-16 passes for 124 yards and a touchdown. He also had 88 rushing yards and one touchdown on 16 carries.

Jacob Dixon, Tullahoma: Dixon had seven receptions for 55 yards and a touchdown.

Brandon Painter, Tullahoma: Painter had 8.5 tackles (two solo)

Landon Foutch, Tullahoma: Foutch had 7.5 tackles (six solo) and one tackle for loss.

Ty Simpson, Westview: Simpson was named the Class 2A MVP after completing 5-of- 10 passes for 99 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions in the 55-14 win over Hampton. He also rushed the ball 10 times for 181 yards and two touchdowns.

Hayden Smith, Westview: Smith had nine tackles (five solo) and 0.5 tackles for loss.

Omarion Harris, Westview: Harris had 8.5 tackles (three solo).

Ashton Carter, Westview: Carter had eight tackles and a tackle for loss.

Quincy Hamilton, Westview: Hamilton caught two passes for 61 yards and a touchdown.

Friday

Caden Buckles, Alcoa: Buckles completed 12-of-17 passes for 117 yards and a touchdown in the 45-14 win over East Nashville. He also rushed the ball 14 for 52 yards and three touchdowns.

Aaron Davis, Alcoa: Davis had 6.5 tackles, two tackles for loss and a sack.

Amarion Ford, East Nashville: Ford had 102 yards on 29 carries.

Frank Gordon, East Nashville: Gordon had six receptions for 61 yards.

Marquez Taylor, McKenzie: Taylor had 85 yards, a touchdown and a fumble on 21 carries in the 24-21 loss to South Pittsburg. He also had two receptions for 38 yards.

Jackson Cassidy, McKenzie: Cassidy completed 13-of-21 passes for 202 yards and two touchdowns. He also had 13 tackles (nine solo) and 1.5 tackles for loss.

Zavier Webber, McKenzie: Webber had three receptions for 70 yards and a touchdown.

De'Andre Kelly South Pittsburg: Kelly was named the Class 1A MVP after rushing for 177 yards and two touchdowns.

Jake McNamara, Page: McNamara completed 32-of-56 passes for 291 yards, four touchdowns and an interception in the 42-34 loss to Powell.

Michael Mayer, Page: Mayer had eight catches for 123 yards and a touchdown.

Boyce Smith, Page: Smith had seven receptions for 47 yards and two touchdowns.

Ethan Cunningham, Page: Cunningham had seven catches for 54 yards and a touchdown.

Jordyn Potts, Powell: Potts, who was named the Class 5A MVP, completed 24-of-30 passes for 324 yards and four touchdowns.

Walter Nolen, Powell: Nolen had seven tackles (six solo), four tackles for loss, two sacks, and a quarterback hit. He also had a three-yard rushing touchdown.

Adarius Redmond, Powell: Redmond had six catches for 139 yards and a touchdown.

Ayden Greene, Powell: Greene had five receptions for 53 yards and a touchdown.

Jason Foust, Powell: Foust had four catches for 53 yards and a touchdown.

Cannon Lusby, Powell: Lusby had 12 tackles (10 solo).

Thursday

Langston Patterson, CPA: The Vanderbilt commitment had an impressive final outing running for 105 yards and totaling 10 tackles in a 27-0 loss to Lipscomb Academy.

Jacob Cook, DCA: Cook was the DII-A MVP returning a kickoff 91 yards for a touchdown and also recording a team-high 10 tackles in a 31-7 win over Nashville Christian.

Bradford Gaines, DCA: Gaines was 8-of-20 for 172 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions.

Ashton Jones, DCA: Jones ran for for 132 yards and a pair of touchdowns on 28 carries.

Alex Broome, Lipscomb Academy: Broome was the DII-AA MVP running for 137 yards and two touchdowns while also catching five passes for 23 yards.

Luther Richesson, Lipscomb Academy: Richesson was 17-of-19 for 147 yards with a touchdown and an interception.

Marcel Reed, MBA: Reed was 12-of-23 with 133 yards and interception while also rushing for a team-high 56 yards in a 28-7 loss to McCallie.

Kenzy Paul, McCallie: The Duke commitment caught two passes for 37 yards and a touchdown and also had an interception.

Tario Price, McCallie: Price finished with 114 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries.

William Riddle, McCallie: Riddle was the DII-AAA MVP completing 10 of his 15 pass attempts for 172 yards and two touchdowns.

Macy Crampton, Nashville Christian: Kicking an extra point late in the game, Crampton became just the second female player to score a point in a TSSAA football championship game

Tyler Morris, Nashville Christian: Morris was 11-for-21 with 154 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions.

Reach Joe Spears at jspears2@gannett.com or 731-343-4923. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter @joe_spears

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