Braden Plyler, Jr., QB, Pottsboro


Plyler helped the Cardinals reach the region final for the first time since 2016 as Pottsboro defeated Malakoff, 38-31, in a Class 3A Division I Region II semifinal. Plyler completed 11-of-24 passes for 182 yards and two touchdowns and had 24 carries for 84 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-winner with 36 seconds remaining.


Week 1 — Zaelin Wimbish, Sr., QB, Denison


Week 2 — Braden Plyler, Jr., QB, Pottsboro


Week 3 — Benji Omayebu, Jr., DB, Sherman


Week 4 — Cade Acker, Sr., QB, Whitesboro


Week 5 — Jalen Thornton, Jr., RB, Howe


Week 6 — Cy Shope, Sr., RB, Pottsboro


Week 7 — Jake Carroll, Sr., RB, Van Alstyne


Week 8 — Blake Smith, Jr., WR, S&S


Week 9 — Mike Brown, Sr., RB, Sherman


Week 10 — Kaleb Graham, Sr., RB, Tom Bean


Week 11 — Marshall Mangrum, Sr., QB, Whitewright


Week 12 — Wrangler Priest, Sr., RB, Bells


Week 13 — Peyton Lowe, Sr., RB, Gunter