FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
OCTOBER 9th, 2013
National Player of the Week - Division One honors for the week of October 5th, 2013 goes to Senior Running Back #38 CJ Melancon of the Acadiana Homeschool Commandos' (Lafayette, LA). Melancon was the true all-around threat, performing impressively on both sides of the ball.
The Senior was a powerhouse on Offense, covering 182 yards rushing on 13 carries…including going coast-to-coast for 98 yards… and finding the End Zone a total of 3 times on the ground. That performance was made more impressive with 4 Conversions! On Defense, CJ proved to be a wall, recording 5 Solo tackles & 2 Assists… plus a Sack for a loss of 3 yards! But it was in Kickoff Yards where Melancon really claimed the standout performance of the week, with 8 Kickoffs for a total of 311 Yards including a 45 yarder for the long of the night!
Thanks in no small part Melancon’s dominating play, the Commandos knocked off the Baton Rouge Homeschool Eagles 55-26. The win was the Commandos' fourth of the year. Congratulations to CJ & the Commandos for an impressive Week Five!!
The NHFCS is a national organization that seeks to combine the thrill and excitement of competing for a true championship ranking; the commitment to football excellence that requires championship preparation & performance; as well as an unapologetic positive encouragement for young men to pursue the greatest causes for God's glory.
COMMISSONER JEROME DAVIS
DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF PUBLICATIONS& MEDIA RELATIONS
NATIONAL HOMESCHOOL FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES
OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA