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Wilkinson County. “Defensively, we want to hold teams to under 100 yards rushing and passing and win turnovers,” Freeman said. “Offensively, we want to rush for more than 150 yards, pass

for 75 yards and try to avoid turnovers and silly penalties. For special teams, we want the punt average to be 30 yards with only a 10-yard return, hold the kickoff return to under 20 yards,

#1 -- Stedman Hall #2 -- Jarvis Collins #4 -- Timothy Seals #5 -- Vontavious Crawford #6 -- Jahman Johnson #7 -- Jaden Hawkins #8 -- Malik Evans #9 -- Justice Hawkins #10 -- Jatarious Allen #12 -- Lovasea Carrol #14 -- Kentravious Brinkley #15 -- Zantez Hudson #23 -- David Wilburn #25 -- Gorzavious Hill

DB, WR Senior QB, DB Junior RB, DB Senior DE, WR Soph. DB, WR Senior DB, WR Junior DE, RB Soph. DB, WR Fresh. DB, QB Soph. DB, QB Eighth DB, WR Junior DB, RB Junior LB, RB Junior DB, WR Junior

return punts for more than 10 yards and return kickoffs for more than 25 yards.” WCHS opened their 2016 season against Portal in a preseason scrimmage, and they will open the regular

season on Aug. 19 at Putnam County. WCHS’ first region game is Sept. 30 against Greene County. “My coaching staff and I are looking to enjoy the season with the kids we’ve had

2016 Varsity Roster #33 -- Michael Dawson #43 -- Jarkevin Clark #51 -- Taryn Ivey #52 -- Jordan Johnson #53 -- Zachery Bell #54 -- Dylan Moss #62 -- CarDrez Slocumb #66 -- Jaquavious Fowler #70 -- Kelveonta Veasley #72 -- Tru’Landous Myers #73 -- Kalyb Bussey #76 -- Kerensky Brown #77 -- Juantavious Merriweather #84 -- Montavious Cummings

LB, RB Fresh. LB, HB Senior LB, OL Soph. DL, OL Fresh. DE, OL Soph. DL, OL Fresh. DE, OL Senior LB, OL Senior DE, OL Senior DL, OL Junior DE, OL Fresh. DL, OL Senior DL, OL Junior DE, WR Fresh.

all four years,” Freeman said. “We’ve watched them grow from 0-10 their first year to now. It’s been a long journey.”

Coaching Staff Head Coach: Cherard Freeman Assistant Coaches: Fred Blount, Rick Ellis, Corey Flournoy, Keith Johnson, Maurice Lester and Timothy Seals Sr. Principal: Trevor Roberson

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Jarvis Collins talks over the play with the offense in the huddle.

Timothy Seals kneels next to Coach Rick Ellis on the sideline to watch the Aug. 5 game against Portal.