State Leaderboard: Eight local players on the board

Entering Week Seven, the official state leaderboard by the AJC and Georgia High School Football Daily (GHSFD) published the fourth edition of state leaders. In those, 8 local players (last week featured 11, 9 the week before, and the previous week 8) made the cut. Both Jefferson and Rabun County have a pair on the list, and Commerce, Banks County, Habersham Central, and Union County are repped as well. The highest-ranking player continues to be Jaden Gibson of Rabun, who leads the entire state in all classifications in receiving.

RUSHING LEADERS (min 625 yds)

STATE LEADER – Cam Vaughn – Temple – 1,166 yds

  • Andrew Shockley (Banks County) – 827 yds (16th; high of 9th)
  • Jaiden Daniels (Commerce) – 647 yds (41st; high of 31st)
  • Sammy Brown (Jefferson) – 636 yds (47th; high of 16th)

CLOSE (290+): Mason Sullens (Lumpkin County; high of 59th) – 540 yds; Javin Gordon (Stephens County) – 479 yds; Blayden Rader (Union County) – 425 yds; Lang Windham (Rabun County) – 362 yds; Seth Gillis (Towns County) – 357 yds; Tripp Nix (White County) – 328 yds; Tysean Wiggins (Commerce) – 322 yds; Jacari Huff (Commerce) – 298 yds

PASSING LEADERS (min 900 yds)

STATE LEADER – Julian Lewis – Carrollton – 1,598 yds

  • Keegan Stover (Rabun County) – 1,529 yds (3rd; high of 2nd; was Class 1A DI leader)
  • Caiden Tanner (Union County) – 974 yds (45th; high of 23rd)

CLOSE (450+): Cooper Scott (Lumpkin County) – 810 yds; Max Aldridge (Jefferson) – 709 yds; Ben Stowe (Stephens County; high of 70th) – 707 yds; Connor Chastain (Towns County) – 488 yds; Tripp Nix (White County) – 455 yds


STATE LEADER – Jaden Gibson – Rabun County – 661 yds

  • Jaden Gibson (Rabun County) – 780 yds (1st; high of 1st; current Class 1A-DI & overall state leader)
  • Eljiah Dewitt (Jefferson) – 543 yds (11th; high of 9th)
  • Zeke Whittington (Habersham Central) – 510 yds (18th; high of 18th)

CLOSE (275+): Cal Faulkner (Lumpkin County) – 365 yds; Cam Lacy (Stephens County) – 358 yds (high of 44th); Jensen Goble (Union County) – 347 yds (high of 50th); Dom LeBlanc (Dawson County) – 308 yds (high of 46th); Noah Legault (Rabun County) – 299 yds

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